The trainee programme VULCANUS IN JAPAN* offers industrial placements in companies in Japan to EU /COSME** university students of engineering, high-tech or other scientific fields***, enrolled –at the moment of application– in between the 4th official year of studies and the penultimate year of PhD.
Please find enclosed the following documents (also downloadable from http://www.eu-japan.eu/events/vulcanusjapan )
- A poster advertising the programme
- The application form
- Information on how to prepare the compulsory documents that is requested with the application.
- Frequently Asked Questions
Applications must be sent by post (through the International Relations Office or directly by the student). It is possible to send several applications in the same dispatch.
Each application must include all the documents listed in the 1st page of the application form itself. (Documents sent separately cannot be accepted). The application form must be duly filled in, and signed. Should this not be the case, the application will automatically be rejected.
The application deadline is 20 January 2018 (as per postmark)
(*) “Vulcanus in Japan” is run by the EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation: a joint venture co-financed by the European Commission and the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry). The programme, now in its 21st session, has been increasingly successful.
(**) this programme is open to EU and COSME countries (more info at http://www.eu-japan.eu/events/vulcanus-japan )
(***) a list of fields of study can be found at www.eu-japan.eu/events/vulcanus-japan