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Part of the International Internship Program. With a population of over 13 million, Tokyo is the largest metropolitan area in the world. Not only is Tokyo Japan's center of business, government and finance, it is also a world economic and industrial center. It offers a distinct cultural twist on food, fashion, and entertainment and provides mastery of craft that makes every experience unique. It is a perfect blend of ultra-modern skyscrapers and cutting-edge technology mixed with temples that are centuries old.

Internship: Tokyo offers full-time summer internship placements to all majors. Internships are customized to students' skill sets, prior work experience, current academic and future career goals. Placements are possible in a range of industry sectors. This location is especially well suited for finance, computer science, fashion, advertising, marketing, public relations and design majors.


Area(s) of Study

  • Accounting
  • Bridging Disciplines
  • Fine Arts
  • Public Health
  • Advertising
  • Business Administration
  • General Engineering
  • Public Relations
  • Architecture
  • Business, Government, And Soci
  • International Business
  • Radio-Television-Film
  • Art History
  • Chemistry
  • International Relations And Gl
  • Real Estate
  • Asian American Studies
  • Communication
  • Japanese
  • Science
  • Asian Studies
  • Computer Science
  • Law
  • Studio Art
  • Biochemistry
  • Design
  • Management
  • Textiles And Apparel
  • Biology
  • Economics
  • Management Information Systems
  • Theatre And Dance
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Undergraduate Studies

Sponsored by Study Abroad

Academic Information

Credit is not included in this program. UT has 90+ internship courses. Students should talk with their academic advisor to determine whether to take an internship course through their department. Final decision to award credit rests with the student's school/college.


Part of the International Internship Program. This program does not include coursework. Students seeking an internship/coursework hybrid should review programs through the link below.

Language(s) of Instruction



Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - Yes


Furnished housing with shared apartments (private rooms). Located close to public transportation and access to WIFI. UT students live with other UT students. Commute times are 1 hour on average.

Open To

Students from all colleges and schools

Program Cost

Fees include housing, cultural activities, administrative costs, SIM card, and on-site orientation. Program fee does not include airfare, insurance, local transportation and personal expenses. Eligible for Freeman Stipend.

Program Dates:

- Summer Whole
  • May 28, 2020 to July 25, 2020
  • Priority Deadline: January 15, 2020
  • Final Deadline: January 15, 2020

Application Code


Additional Resources

Program Website
Frequently Asked Questions
Photo Gallery
Information Session
Cost of Living
Int Travel Safety for Students
State Dept Travel Advisory
Fin Responsibility Policy

Next Step

Attend an Explore: The International Internship Program session. See Information Session link (above) for dates. Read FAQ (above) and How to Apply (below) before starting your application. Further questions: email Explore session attendance required for 1-1 appointment.

Program information above is subject to change