Mobility place request for NII - Tokyo

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The National Institute of Informatics (NII) in Tokyo offers the possibility of doing a financed short stay, between 2 and 6 months, starting between June and March with the aim to do a research stay on diverse topics. There are usually two calls per academic year: first at about April and the second one around September-October.

The number of places is very small and shared with ETSETB students.

The interested should send their application by email to  with subject NII Internship including:

  • Level of English and available accreditation.
  • Motivation letter in English (it is very important in the selection process).
  • Application form, duly completed   

The application form must relate, at most, three research topics to choose from those found in the List of Research topics.

  • Academic transcript of the program of current studies or last program studied.
  •  Copy of email from a supervisor of NII accepting to work with the candidate (at least attach one acceptance).


Applicants will be informed if they have passed the initial selection process a week after the end of the application period. One month later the NII final resolution is published.

Accepted students always have to begin their stay before late March of the following year (depending on the call's information).

Online procedure

When the call is open in the mobility calendar.

Students from the different FIB master's and doctorates related to FIB

This procedure is free.

FIB International Relations

Talk to 
Carolina Martín

Facultat d'Informàtica de Barcelona - Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya
Building B6 ground floor - Campus Nord
C/Jordi Girona Salgado,1-3
E-08034 Barcelona

(34) 93 401 07 37
(34) 93 401 69 61
(34) 93 401 71 13

Face-to-face assistance by making and appointment.
Remember to specify the reason of the appointment.

  • Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 10 am to 1 pm
  • Wednesday, from 3:30 pm to 5 pm

August closed