EBA Internship 2015-2016

Filed in 2015, Internship, News by on August 13, 2015

EBA Internship Program aims at matching top performing students with cutting-edge companies for JOB OPPORTUNITY.

FY2015 application is closed. The next round of internship will be announced around September 2016.




There are two types of internship programs. Details will be explained in info-session.

EBA Internship

EBA Master Internship

 Internship process  EBA Internship 2015


  • 3rd year and 4th year undergraduate students and Master’s course students
  • Students who are expecting to graduate by March 2017 is preferable.
  • Master students and Ph. D. students is preferable. 
  • Business experience is a plus
  • Students who are expecting to graduate by March 2017 is preferable.
 Pre-selection process
  • Application screening
  • Logical communication test
  • Interview (tentatively)
  • Application screening
  • Logical communication test
  • Academic research presentation and interview
    (Interviewer: Academic advisors, EBA coordinator, company representative)





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A practical learning opportunity that students complete tasks assigned by company supervisors and interact via online communication (videoconference, e-mail). A hands-on experience in real international work environment where students have opportunity to present their internship outcome to the top management of company.



NTT Data Co., Ltd. Weathernews Inc.  NEC Co., Ltd. KDDI Co., Ltd.
Field of Internship: Smart community by cloud technology IT, Engineer Market Research or business model proposal

Detail, >> click here

1.Application development
for combining smartphone and microcomputer board

2. The evaluation on mobility of content-centric networking

Company’s website NTT Data Weathernews  NEC  KDDI
Application deadline Application is not opened yet. 2015/11/10 (23:59 JST) 2015/11/30 (23:59 JST) 2015/10/22 (23:59 JST)
Available positions for onsite internship  1-2 students  3-5 students  1 student  1-2 students
Type of internship EBA internship EBA internship  EBA Master Internship EBA Master Internship
Requirements & Preferred skills
  • Computer Network, LINUX,
  • Web application development skills
  • Logical thinking
  • Self-standing (work under minimum guidance)
  • IT intern: FreeBSD, Perl, C, C++, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, UNIX platform, Creativity
  • Research & analysis skills, Logical thinking/writing
  • Business planning skill
  • Knowledge of energy related business or solutions, Cloud, Big Data
  • PowerPoint presentation skill
  • English-level:
  • TOEIC 800 or more or equivalent score by other tests
  • Japanese-level: daily life communication
  • Knowledge of TCP / IP
  • Programming skills C++, Perl, RUBY, or Java (more than one is desired.)
Virtual internship: To be confirmed 2015/11~12
(To be confirmed)
4-8 weeks during 2016/01~02 or 05-06* 2015/11/16-12/08
Onsite internship in Japan* To be confirmed 2016/01~02 or 2016/06~08 2 times for 1 week in Japan
(2016/01~02 or 05-06)*


  • * =Schedule to be confirmed with companies and selected students
  • Main language used in this internship: ENGLISH


  • Students from partnering universities of  EBA Consortium and SOI Asia Project who are expecting to graduate in 2016 or before March 2017 (Students, who already graduated, are also welcome).
  • Interested in full-time job opportunity in Japan after graduation


  • See the assignment themes, details of selection process & schedule

    >> EBA2015_process-theme

  • Submit the following documents to eba-internship-group[at]keio.jp
    • Download form>>EBA2015-internship-application
    • Copy of transcript
    • Resume
    • Copy of English Proficiency test score (e.g. TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC or others) (If any)
    • Recommendation letter from faculty members
  • Take logical communication test (URL for the test will be sent to those who submit application form.)
    Please take the test before the application deadline.

6. FINANCIAL SUPPORTS [To be determined]

  • Two-way air ticket, accommodation, and travel insurance (only for official EBA activities) will be provided to successful internship candidates.
  • Other excluded expenses: 200-250 USD (weekly)
    • Daily meals and local transportation
    • Social and entertainment
    • Visa fee & Visa processing fee


1st INFO-SESSION: on 26th August 2015 (Wed) at 16:30~17:30 (UTC+7 )

Brief introduction of internship program, overview of company, and internship assignment will be presented by EBA coordinator.

2nd INFO-SESSION: on 8th October 2015 (Thu) at 16:00~18:00 (UTC+7, Indonesian & Thai time)

Overview of company, and internship assignment will be presented by company representatives.

Session 1: KDDI

Session 2: Weathernews

Session 3: NEC


How to participate info-session

All students from EBA universities who are interested in the internship program are welcomed.
Registration is closed and event is already finished.

For venue, please contact EBA staff in your university


Any questions, please contact eba-internship-group[at]keio.jp

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