Toshiba Fellowship Programme (TFP)

Applications for the 2021 Programme are now closed. Applications for 2022 Programme will open in Autumn 2021. Please refer to this website for outline of processes and requirements as similar procedures will be required for the next intake.

The Toshiba Fellowship Programme offers a unique opportunity for qualified PhD level scientists, to journey alongside Toshiba into innovation discovering a new world of research and development, as well as exploring and living a new cultural experience in Japan initially for one year.

Toshiba has been successfully operating the TFP since 1983, since when many exceptional researchers have participated, launching their careers with valuable industry experience and innovative research. Toshiba Fellows have gone on to enjoy globally diverse careers in academia, government and industry, building on the foundations of their research work at Toshiba's excellent facilities. 

The Fellow receives a generous package, including a fixed salary and relocation assistance to and from Japan, together with support and advice prior to and during their stay.

The TFP 2021 research contract is expected to start between October 2021 and March 2022. 

Detailed description of the research topics for the TFP 2021 and the link to the online submission system are here

Eligibilty criteria for applications to the TFP is available here

Further information on how to apply for the TFP is available here