(Application Closed) COS KYOTO Winter Internship Program in 2024

We offer internship programs for international university students. During the internship, you will be involved in projects that connect communities with Kyoto City and throughout the Kyoto prefecture. The northern and southern parts of Kyoto are a treasure trove of culture, history, craftsmanship, and wisdom of coexistence with nature that have been cultivated over a long period of time. We would like to connect the city and the rural areas to revitalize the region. If you are interested, please apply.

Details and conditions

§ 1 Duration of the internship
The internship will take place from 05 February 2024 to 15 February 2024

§ 2 Assigned tasks during the internship
-Research and mapping of creators and others in the Tambaguchi and Umekoji area
-Consideration of stories and strategies to encourage European designers (mainly fashion and interior) to visit the Tango textile industry zone from Tambaguchi and Umekoji.
– Any other incidental business/ tasks the intern might be tasked with

§ 3 Obligations of the Host Company

The Host Company is committed to:
instruct the Intern with regard to his/her field of study within the potential of the host Company and to provide the intern with the necessary experience and professional knowledge;

§ 4 Obligations of the Intern
The Intern is committed to:
1. take part in all training offered during the internship regularly, punctually and dutifully
2. accomplish all assigned tasks conscientiously
3. observe work rules and accident prevention regulations as well as to be careful with materials, tools and other work equipment
4. behave in the interest of the Host Company and treat company related matters with strictest confidentiality, even after termination of the agreement
5. inform the Host Company immediately about every working day on which he/she cannot be present due to illness

§ 5 Basic Working hours
(1) The Intern agrees that he/she will be working from 9 A.M. o’clock till 6 P.M. o’clock ( Monday till Friday ), with 1 hour lunch break.
(2) In particular, the Intern agrees that he/she will work 40 hours per week.
(3)Holidays: Basically, Saturdays & Sundays (may be reassigned depending on the dates of projects and events. In that case, another successive weekday will be off.)

Applications are now closed.