finding opportunities and funding in Japan finding opportunities and funding in Japan

Don’t forget, on MyCareerCentral you can search for work opportunities in Japan, and use International Job Search on Resources Plus as well.

More opportunities in Japan

embassay of japan logoThe Japanese Embassy in the UK have a range of different scholarships and funding available for UK citizens



JET logoJET-Programme – Teach English in Japan with The Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Programme. 


Daiwa logoDAIWA - The Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation is a UK charity that awards scholarships to young British graduates to study Japan and its language. 


interac logoINTERAC – share your knowledge and insights of English and international culture by teaching English in Japan with INTERAC. 


MEXT logoMEXT – The Japanese Governments MEXT Scholarship for research students, teacher training students, undergraduate university students, Japanese studies students, college of technology students or special training students


japan society for the promotion of science logoThe Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) – a postdoctoral fellowship programme for overseas early career researchers who wish to conduct research in Japan.




ConnectJob - connects job-seekers overseas with job opportunities at top international Japanese companies.

Further help

Need funding or worried about your foreign language skills? Check out our section on financial support and languages.

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