Japanese Government (Monbukagakusho: MEXT) Scholarship of Embassy Recommendation is now open for 2024.
Application Deadline: Varies (Applications for most embassies must be submitted before 20th June 2023. )
Type: Undergraduate, Masters, PhD, Training
Eligibility: Before inquiring the Japanese Embassy/consulate, please take a moment to read the basic eligibility thoroughly.
Eligible Countries & Deadlines: All (specific deadlines TBA)
To be Taken at (Country): Japan
Number of Awards: Numerous
Value of Award: MEXT scholarship is one of the few opportunities covering full expense hence very competitive in nature. Being eligible and having a high academic performance (GPA 2.3 or above out of 3.0) is vital.
How to Apply:
- Submission of application should be done to the Embassy/consulate of Japan of your home country. DO NOT SUMBMIT TO MEXT. Application forms can be found here: College of Technology students, Specialized training college students, Undergraduate Students, and Research students.
- Enrollment types, screening procedure and deadlines for submission differs by the country, check the application detail on at the website of the Japanese Embassy/consulate of your home country.
- Previous years examination can be found here
- It is important to go through all application requirements in the Award Webpage (see Link below) before applying.
Visit Award Webpage for Details