The Japanese Government (Monbukagakusho:MEXT) Scholarship is a scholarship system that the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology offers. As the scholarship is divided into“Domestic Selection” available after coming Japan, “University Recommendation” and “Embassy Recommendation” available before coming Japan , requirements and application period also differ.
By this scholarship system, the Japanese Government selects self-supported students who are already enrolled in a university in Japan.
There are two classifications, one is “Undergraduate Students (undergraduate-level)” and the other is “Research Students (graduate-level)”.
Please ask for details at the Division of International Services (ISC Office).
University recommendation is only for Research Students (graduate-level), and Undergraduate Students (Undergraduate-level) are ineligible.
Please ask for application details at the Student Exchange Office.
|Application requirements||1.Applicant must be coming to Japan from overseas as graduate-level students and enrolling in a graduate school.|
2.Applicants must have the nationality which has diplomatic relations with the Japanese Government
3.Applicant must be under 35 years of age as of October 1st of the year from commencement of scholarship
* Verify details on the recruitment outline
|Application Period||Around January - March|
|Scholarship amount||（Research Students）|
Non-regular Students(Kenkyusei) ￥150,000/month
Master Course Students ￥152,000/month
Doctoral Course Students ￥153,000/month
|Duration||Non-regular Students(Kenkyusei) 18 months（*）|
Master Course Students until the end of standard course term（*）
Doctoral Course Students until the end of standard course term
*Extension of payment is possible based on Ministry evaluation.
Please inquire of your nearest Japanese Embassy (or Consulate) In details, classification, necessary documents, procedure for applying, and so on.
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