Mitsubishi Research Institute (MRI) are offering St Anne’s undergraduate finalists the chance to spend 4 weeks working on collaborative research projects in a business area of your choice, located at their head offices in Tokyo, Japan.
MRI assists ministries and local governments in research, survey analysis and policymaking; and also provide consulting services for Japanese and multinational enterprises in strategic planning, R&D, business development, work restructuring and organizational development. There are 12 different Business Areas to choose from, with example research fields ranging from Agri-Foods and Climate Change Strategy to Macro Economics and Business Marketing.
Accommodation and flights are provided free of charge, and you will be paid living expenses of approx. £250 per week. You do not need to know Japanese to apply, but some basic Japanese study maybe requested prior to taking up the internship.
For further details and application procedures please click here.