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Online internships
in Japan

Start with an online internship!
Online internship experiences will still allow you to get the professional experience you are looking for. Japanese fluency is not required and part-time positions are available as well.
This means you can still continue your piano lessons, home workouts or improve your cooking skills while getting international work experience under your belt.

However, if you are looking for excuses to escape the yearly family holiday trip or for anyone needing some fresh air, our internship in Japan programs might be a better fit.

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Online experience

Our mission is to arrange the perfect virtual internship in Japan for you.
While we look at your educational background and skills, we also find it important that your internship connects to your future goals.

online internship

An internship in Japan is for everyone – there is no need to have previous work experience or to be the top of your class. At Zentern we welcome everyone.

Zentern offers virtual availabilities in almost all industries except for places that really require you to be here like Sushi-taster or Pokemon Master.

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What's included

Other than a guaranteed virtual internship, we have some other services included to be excited about.

Guaranteed Virtual and online Internship in Japan

Dodgy internships in Japan will never happen with Zentern. We strictly screen companies to ensure our Zenterns get valuable, hands-on work experience. We want you to enjoy going to work everyday with no overtime!

Professional Guidance

We have a whole family at Zentern supporting you. After your internship experience, you might realize you have always wanted to become an astronaut instead of a marketeer. How can I make the switch? How can I use this internship in Japan? What do I say during my interview at NASA?


Fun & professional workshops. Meet both Japanese and international entrepreneurs, hear about their success stories or you can learn about a traditional tea ceremony for only ¥1,000. With our workshops you will shine like a star during work meetings.

Shopping Specials

That's right! Zentern has partnered up with several unique companies, We offer several discounts on gym classes, fashion items, Japanese sweets, cosmetics and more! You will be granted access to your coupons when you're in Japan!

Discount on Zentern's other packages

Want to experience working and living in Japan for a while? Come and join our program! We have exciting internship opportunities available.

Extra Discount!

When you decide to join our other programs and experience an internship in Japan real-life, you will receive a ¥55,000 discount.

Japan not for you?

Interested in exploring other countries? Check out our Zentern Global Internships website. We now offer internships worldwide!


Step 1. Application Form online internship

Zentern Sign Up Form - Virtual Internship
Internship Program *
Maximum upload size: 134.22MB
Name, relationship, home address, phone, email address

By filling out the application form and/or paying the application fee, you agree to our Terms & Conditions.

Step 2. Application Fee

Application Fee ¥55,000
Pay in USD $550
Pay in EURO €450

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Program fee

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Intern at 3 companies



add $1,440 or €1,200
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FAQ online internship program

Based on your location and internship role, you will decide your working hours with your supervisor. Usually you have weekly meetings and a fixed work schedule to stick to.

Through chat, e-mail and online meetings. 

Anytime! You can start this week or in 6-months. Applications are usually open 1-year in advance.

If you mean paid in work experience and gaining new skills then yes. Money, nope. This is due to visa and the country’s regulations. However, if you decide to intern in Japan, most companies cover commuting expenses and/or lunch.

Due to the current coronavirus situation, we have realized that it doesn’t matter where you are to do the work. You don’t need to be in the country. Working with a Japanese company will still allow you to experience a new work flow, another way of thinking and meeting / communicating with different people. 

Yes! The more the merrier and wouldn’t it be fun to hang out together at your fav cafe while working for the same company?

Of course you can! Just let us know what we have to do and we will make sure you are getting your credits.

Of course! Planning of coming to Japan whenever you are ready?

After you have completed your online internship, the amount will be deducted from the program fee! 

The application fee only needs to be paid once. 

This fee is refundable in case Zentern can’t set up an interview with a company in your field of choice. It has never happened before but if we fail, you will be guaranteed to get your money back. 
That’s how certain we are we can arrange the perfect internship placement for you!

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