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Internship Intelligent Systems at HRI-JP in Tokyo, Japan

Our sister institute in Japan is offering internship programs for excellent students enrolled at a German university studying computer science, engineering or physics with a major in artificial intelligence and intelligent systems.


6 months internship, starting between April and October 2024 (apply at least 4 months before start date)

monthly salary, housing and German health insurance

Return airfare (economy class) will be covered


  • join an international and multi-cultural team and learn research skills in artificial intelligence
  • develop program code for intelligent systems in python
  • learn to do research in a multi-national team of scientists and engineers
  • participate in team discussions in English on the research activities of the institute
  • get a firsthand insight into the team work inside an industrial advanced research institute


  • final year BSc, MSc or PhD student in computer science, engineering or natural sciences with a major in artificial or computational intelligence
  • preferably some experience or interest in human and machine interaction and communication
  • basic programming skills in any of the following languages (python, java, c/c++/c#)
  • determination to challenge yourself in a new multi-cultural research environment
  • ability to work in international research teams with flexibility and commitment
  • intermediate english language level (similar to CEFR level B1)

Contact us at intern-hri-jp@honda-ri.de