Japanese language course for job-hunting
— For internship programs in summer —

Outline of this course

In this course, you can gain some knowledge and ability to communicate in the Japanese required for job hunting in Japan. Prepare yourself for internship programs by learning the job-hunting process in Japan, self-analysis, your strengths, entry sheets and business Japanese practically.

Features of this course
  • This intensive course consists of three 1.5-hour session in total.
  • At the last session, introduction to companies and internship program guidance will be provided by persons in charge from some companies.
  • The course is free of charge.
Date and time 10:30–12:00, every Saturday
May 13, 20 and 27, 2023 (3 sessions in total)
Venue Nadacom Station on the 1st floor of the Hyogo International House
(1-2-8 Wakinohoma-cho, Chuo-ku, Kobe)
10 minute walk from Hankyu Oji-Koen Station
5 minute walk from JR Nada Station
3 minute walk from Hanshin Iwaya station
Eligibility Those who fulfill the following two criteria
  1. International students who wish to seek a job (Taking the course during the 3rd year of undergraduate or 1st year of master’s course is recommended.)
  2. Those who can attend all three sessions (The contents of each session are linked with each other.)
Required Japanese level Upper-intermediate level or above(Lectures and discussions in this course are provided in Japanese only.)
Instructor HARA Manami (Instructor of the G-Navi Career Development Support Program)
Operational cooperation Career Design Planning Division, Kobe University CO-OP

Course schedule

Date Topic
1. May 13 Job hunting in Japan
2. May 20 How to complete an entry sheet Business Japanese at internship program
3. May 27 Internship program guidance from companies


  • If you cannot attend any of the sessions due to unavoidable reasons, please consult when enrolling on the course.


Kobe University Global Education Center INOUE Kosuke
k-inoue@person.kobe-u.ac.jp Tel: 078-803-5280