Access to Asia

Organization Description Full Entry
Japanese Language Proficiency Test

Bi-annual exam that tests for proficiency in the Japanese language. An N1 or N2 level is considered highly valuable for those wishing to get into a Japan-related career.

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Japanese Student Services Organization

An independent administrative institution established under the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science & Technology.  Provides necessary resources for students interested in applying to study in Japan.

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JET Program

Highly regarded international English teaching program that sends applicants directly to Japan with paid multi-year teaching contracts.

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Korean Language Proficiency Test (KLPT)

Korean proficiency test aimed primarily at those seeking employment with Korean language requirement.

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Openmind Projects

Non-profit NGO that offers volunteer and internship opportunities in Southeast Asia.

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Overseas Jobs

Job board for those seeking employment overseas and around the world.

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Passport Career

An international job search platform that offers resources from job boards to career coaching and resume support.

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PeaceCorps

International service organization that sends Americans abroad to provide aid to people around the world.  Volunteer programs in a number of Asian nations are available.

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Pitt Asia

LinkedIn group for Pitt alumni in Asia.

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Projects Abroad

Organization that provides internship, volunteer, and gap year opportunities abroad.

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