The Japanese Government is offering a golden opportunity for international students to study in Japan with the MEXT Scholarship for the academic year 2023-2024. This fully funded scholarship is available for undergraduate, graduate, doctoral, and training programs, covering tuition, housing, monthly living expenses, and round-trip airfare from your country to Japan.
The MEXT (Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology) Scholarship is open to students from all countries worldwide that have diplomatic relations with Japan. The scholarship application cycle typically begins in April, and there is no requirement for IELTS/TOEFL or Japanese language proficiency for this scholarship.
- Level of Study: Undergraduate / Masters / PhD / Training
- Institution(s): Japanese Universities
- Study in: Japan
- Courses Offered: A diverse array of courses spanning various disciplines including Social Science, Engineering, Medical, Health, Arts, and Humanities.
- Program Period:
- Undergraduate: 4-5 Years
- Masters: 2-3 Years
- Ph.D.: 3-4 Years
- Scholarship Deadline: Deadlines vary by Embassy
The MEXT Scholarship offers a comprehensive package including:
- Monthly Stipend Allowance
- Preparatory Allowance
- Education Fees covering Entrance Examination and Tuition Fees
- Traveling Expenses including round-trip airfare
- Accommodations in residence halls for international students provided by universities
- Age Criteria:
- Undergraduate Students: Between 17 and 25 years of age
- Masters / Ph.D. Students: Under 35 years of age
- Teacher Training Students: Under 35 years of age
- Japanese Study Students: Ages 18 to 30
- Other specific criteria based on the level of study
- Find the Japanese Embassy or Consulate in your country.
- Download and complete the MEXT scholarship application form from the Embassy website.
- Submit the required documents to your country’s Japanese Embassy.
- Participate in a written test and interview conducted by the Japanese Embassy.
Don’t miss this chance to explore the academic and cultural richness of Japan and enhance your educational journey with the MEXT Scholarship 2024. For more information and to apply, visit the official MEXT Scholarship page.