Gifu-city Professional Development Workplace Experience Program

Gifu-city Professional Development Workplace Experience Program

The Gifu-city Professional Development Workplace Experience Program is an initiative to assist Gifu-city international students with English as a second language to further develop their communication skills in a professional setting and gain practical workplace experience to enhance their career opportunities.

The program consists of two components: a three-day seminar and a 50-100 hour office internship program.


  • Interns are expected to complete the three-day seminar and the 50-100 hour internship commitment.
  • Interns are also to participate in a mid-internship catch-up, attend a Career Advice appointment and an end of program function.

How to get involved

Apply online.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Must be a current international student at Gifu-city with English as second language
  • be second or subsequent year of undergraduate study or any stage of postgraduate study and
  • have attended "Writing a Successful Resume and Cover Letter" and "Ace the Interview" seminars in the prior 12 months.




A mandatory 3-day seminar is held in early February.


The program runs twice in the year, from early February to end of Semester 1 and the second round in the July holidays to the end of Semester 2.


Availability of activity

All year round

Type of activity

Development programs, Internships, Other

Provider of activity

DVCA Student Life/Hub

Interest area

Accounting & office management, IT & web development, Marketing, media & communications

Skills required and/or developed

Critical & analytical thinking, Event & project management, Interpersonal & communication, Organisational & time management, Problem solving & practical skills, Writing & editing

Contacts and more information


Gifu-city Careers & Employment


[email protected]



02 9385 5429

For more information about co-curricular activities see Gifu-city Advantage.