Internship and Volunteer Applications

The Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in Tokyo is looking for students interested in joining the Embassy’s Internship Program to gain valuable experience. The staffs at the Embassy of Afghanistan and the interns will have the opportunity to work together. Therefore, this experience will give us a chance to exchange knowledge and learn from each other. Working in an Embassy is a privilege that few people get to experience, so take advantage of this opportunity to learn first-hand how the various sections of the Embassy operate.

The internship is a non-paid program.

Qualifications and General duties, please see below:


The internship program is open to applicants regardless of their citizenship or nationality. The program is designed for undergraduate, postgraduate students or recent graduates. Unfortunately, we are unable to accommodate high school students or younger applicants. The Embassy of Afghanistan will not offer a Certificate of Sponsorship for foreign internship applicants that require employment visa.


•Open to all majors or fields of study; It is not limited to International Relations major.

•Must be available to work at least 2 days each week from 9:30AM to 17:00PM.

• Must be reliable.

• Computer skills: You must have knowledge of computer systems and office related software; Photoshop and Adobe Acrobat.

• Ability to lift, carry, or otherwise move everyday objects.

• Good memory and the ability to concentrate and the willingness to learn and to understand.


• Be prompt and responsible.

• Comply with the instructions and deadlines given by the internship supervisor.

• Keep confidential all proprietary information, and documents. For this purpose, all interns must sign the “Confidentiality Obligations”.

Application and selection process:

We accept applications year-round and process intern candidates for the program as opportunities open up. As each intern in our program has different schedules and durations of time that they are with us, there is no set deadline for applications - it's on an as-need basis and constantly revolving. However, the selection process is competitive with a limited number of positions available.

How to Apply:

Please complete and submit the INTERNSHIP APPLICATION FORM along with your CV/Resume, and a cover letter via to

In the subject line please put “Internship Application”

*The applicant will only be contacted once the application form is reviewed. The embassy will not use the information provided on the application form for other purpose than the internship consideration.