Japan, APS-Japan

Total number of places per year (approximately)
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Area possibilities

5-10 students in Winter SEP, 10 Students Summer SEP

We have placements available in : - Hospital - Community Pharmacy - Laboratory in university ※unfortunately we CANNOT offer you any internship. We are able to take you a half-day trip to above sites instead of internship.

Length of training periods

around 2weeks

Available months and cities

We offer placements in 5 area but it’s not sure to have SEP all area. 1.Hokkaido (northern Japan) 2.Kanto area (eastern Japan) 3.Tokai area (middle of east Japan) 4.Kansai area(middle of west Japan) 5.Kyusyu area (western Japan) ※you CANNOT decide where you stay. Our SEC staffs and SEO will decide. Winter SEP in Japan - Winter SEP will be held for 2weeks in Hokkaido,Kansai and Kanto area in February 2019. The deadline for applying is October 31th, 2018.

Summer sep-in japan - We will place you from the beginning of April because our SEO will change on April 1st. The detail (the period,area) will decide around middle of April.

Type accommodation

Students usually will stay at guesthouse which we’ll book.It cost around 3500 JPY per night.

Board, pocket money or other financial benefits/remuneration

No financial benefits or remuneration will be provided. Participation fee will be around 50,000 JPY including accommodation and event fee. It doesn’t include any meal and food. We recommend you to prepare approximately 10.000 JPY per day. We’d like you to understand everythings is expensive.

Language requirements

We use English as daily conversation.

Other requirements

None other requirements If you understand about medical system or the role of pharmacist in each occupation,it won’t be problem.

Information on Work Permits and Visa

Normally you don’t have to get any Visa to come to Japan if you stay less than 3 months but some students who come from specific countries, you need to get VISA. Please also check whether you need Visa and an invitation letter to go overseas. If you need, we help you for giving advice or making an invitation letter so please let me know immediately so that we can arrange to get VISA. ↓Check you need VISA to come to Japan from following link Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan: http://www.mofa.go.jp/j_info/visit/visa/index.html

Selection Procedures

Selection procedures is done by the SEO