Culture
&Career

The perfect experience in Japan for first-timers and explorers!

Discover the best of Tokyo and Japan during your internship. We have a full itinerary ready for you.

No matter the season, we will show you the best Japan has to offer; from local events you never thought existed to famous exhibitions.

Intern activity at art aquarium
Antoine intern excursion in KyotoZac during his internship in JapanMark and Luke during their internshipKimono trip to Asakusa
What's Included
Cultural Program

Imagine discovering Japan's famous mountains, shrines and places - diving into delicious Japanese food and experiencing the country's traditions. Join us and let's explore a whole new country and culture together.

Quality Internships

No coffee runs (unless you're in a good mood!) or copying boring paperwork. Dodgy internships in Japan will never happen with Zentern. We strictly screen companies to ensure our Zenterns get valuable, hands-on work experience.

24/7 Emergency Assistance

While uncommon, accidents do happen. From the beginning we have ensured all Zenterns are safe and healthy.
We will be at your side thorough your stay in Japan.

Housing Assistance

Zentern arranges your housing in Japan. Our housing partners take screenings very seriously ensuring a safe and comfortable environment.

More information
Transportation Card

Fortunately most companies provide a commuter pass. To get you started we set you up with a charged transportation pass you can top up yourself whenever!

Workshops & Seminars

Fun & professional workshops. Learn more about Japan and its (work) culture by joining workshops and seminars.

Network

Meet people in your industry, entrepreneurs and like-minded people through our professional networking events.

Mentorship & Guidance

Get in touch with the right career counselor. During your internship you are able to discuss your current performance or your career path with a professional.

Goodie Bag

Goodie bags are handed out including useful items and seasonal snacks. Zentern is always looking to add something extra special to your internship in Japan experience.

Optionals
Airport Pick-Up

Welcome to Japan! Our housing manager will pick you up from the nearest station and show you the shortest route to your door. If you're unsure on making the journey alone, Zentern members will be happy to pick you up from the airport for an additional fee.

First Day Assistance

Not too sure if you can find the office on your own? We can meet with you at the station closest to the office and guide you to the front door.

Japanese Classes

Weekly Japanese classes available for beginners - advanced level.

Optionals
Japanese Classes

Weekly Japanese classes available for beginners - advanced level.

Airport Pick-Up

Welcome to Japan! Our housing manager will pick you up from the nearest station and show you the shortest route to your door. If you're unsure on making the journey alone, Zentern members will be happy to pick you up from the airport for an additional fee.

First Day Assistance

Not too sure if you can find the office on your own? We can meet with you at the station closest to the office and guide you to the front door.

Culture & Career Program Fee

$550

Application Fee to be paid when signing up.
We accept JPY, USD, EURO, AUD and GBP.

What's the application fee for?
The application fee activates your application. You reserve your spot in our program and it is an extra guarantee for us that you are committed and serious about joining.

Is this fee refundable?
Yes! If Zentern is not able to set up an interview for you within the deadline, you will be fully refunded.

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$2,500

4-weeks (1-month)

Payments accepted in JPY, USD, Euro, GBP and AUD.
Invoiced after your internship has been confirmed.
Payment in instalments available.
Joined our Online Internship program? You might be eligble for a discount.
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$3,000

8-weeks (2 months)

Payments accepted in JPY, USD, Euro, GBP and AUD.
Invoiced after your internship has been confirmed.
Payment in instalments available.
Joined our Online Internship program? You might be eligble for a discount.
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$3,500

Most populair plan!
12-weeks (3-months)

Payments accepted in JPY, USD, Euro, GBP and AUD.
Invoiced after your internship has been confirmed.
Payment in instalments available.
Joined our Online Internship program? You might be eligble for a discount.
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$4,000

16-weeks (4-months)
This plan is suitable for interns who'd like to find full-time employment in Japan.

Payments accepted in JPY, USD, Euro, GBP and AUD.
Invoiced after your internship has been confirmed.
Payment in instalments available.
Joined our Online Internship program? You might be eligble for a discount.
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$4,500

20-weeks (5-months)
This plan is popular with interns who'd like to find full-time employment in Japan or internationally.

Payments accepted in JPY, USD, Euro, GBP and AUD.
Invoiced after your internship has been confirmed.
Payment in instalments available.
Joined our Online Internship program? You might be eligble for a discount.
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$5,000

24-weeks (6-months)
The best program to fully immerse in the culture & to get the best experience of interning full-time.

Payments accepted in JPY, USD, Euro, GBP and AUD.
Invoiced after your internship has been confirmed.
Payment in instalments available.
Joined our Online Internship program? You might be eligble for a discount.
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See our program prices per week.

Specials
Friend Package
友達パック
Prep Pack
準備パック
Super Pack
スーパーパック


Sign up with a friend and get both
10% off (all programs)
+ 1 free ticket per person
(Culture & Career only)
of choice to:

Disneyland OR Disney Sea OR
Universal Studios Japan

Sharing accommodation is
optional too.


A small present from Zentern to you:
a JPY1,500 Amazon gift card to get you started in Japan!

Requirements:
Culture & Career Program
OR
Simple Program


You'll receive a JPY3,000 Amazon Giftcard AND a ticket of choice to Disneyland, Disney Sea or Universal Studios Japan!

Requirements:
Culture & Career Program
13-Weeks or longer