(1) Program Summary
The program comprises three major elements:
a. Education Program
- Business Japanese
Develop practical Japanese skills through a combination of Japanese language education and career education.
- Career Education
Learn the indispensable basic elements needed to work and live in Japan.
- Internship Training
Get an opportunity to visualize their career in Japan by participating in an internship.
b. Career Support Program
- Networking events for companies and international students
Attend networking events with companies, international students, and company employees who are former international students.
- Internships and employment support
Find opportunities to participate in a wide range of internships for students just beginning their university careers or those ready to start finding employment. The students can receive the advice and support you need when looking for a job.
- Post-graduation follow up
Follow-up support is available for international students who have already landed positions at Japanese companies and for the companies who hire these students.
c. Industry-Government-Academia Partnership Support Structure
(2) Participating Organizations
University of Shizuoka
Shizuoka Institute of Science & Technology
Shizuoka Eiwa Gakuin University
Numazu National College of Technology
Consortium of Universities and Local Communities in Shizuoka
Shizuoka International Business Association (SIBA)
Shizuoka Association for International Relations (SIR)
Shizuoka Association of Corporate Executives
Career support foundation
Shizuoka Economic Research Institute
Enterprise liaison council for Asia Bridge Program
Arubaito Times Co.
Shizuoka Association of administrative scrivener
Shizuoka Association of Shinkin bank
Hamamatsu Foundation for International Communication and Exchange(HICE)
Shizuoka Labour Bureau
Support staff : Yasuto Shirai, Mari Hakamada, Yuko Ryan