Vulcanus: industrial placements in Japan for EU students in scientific fields

We are re-launching the “Vulcanus in Japan” programme through the European Universities.

The trainee programme VULCANUS IN JAPAN offers industrial placements in companies in Japan to EU university students of engineering, high-tech or other scientific fields, enrolled –when applyingin at least the 4th official year of studies. (Should your university offer only a 3-year course of studies, your students will not be eligible. In this case, please disregard this email).

Please click on the following links to find relevant information:

Letter to the university:
Programme description:
Application form:
More info on compulsory documents:
Frequently asked questions:

Deadline to apply: 20 January 2017

Should you require further information please do not hesitate to contact us.

Thank you very much for the interest you are showing in the Vulcanus programme.


Margherita Rosada – Vulcanus Manager Tel: +32 2 282 3715 – fax: +32 2 282 0045



  1. Hello,
    Am I eligible for this program or not?
    I study in JAMK but from Nepal.

    I am in a 3rd-year logistics degree student. I will be in my fourth year next autumn 2017.

    Kind regards,
    Bimal Jaiswal

    • Hi Bimal,

      Please contact them to make sure that you’re eligible for the programme. Their contact information is at the bottom of the post =)