||Graduate school level
(Research/Masters Course/Ph.D. course)
||Under 35 years old (Applicants, in principle, must have been born on or after April 2, 1989)
(E)Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
(F)Biology and Biotechnology
(G)Agriculture and Fishery
(J)Geology and Geoinformatics
(M)Material Science / Engineering
(O)Electronics & Communications Engineering
|Qualifications and Conditions
||In addition to the Qualifications and Eligibility Criteria listed in the Guidelines, the following would apply:
1.For Master’s course / Doctoral course (first phase)
Bachelor’s Degree in the relevant field with minimum 70% marks. The candidates should obtain their mark sheet and degree on or before 30th September 2024 for the October 2024 batch.
2. Doctoral course (second phase)
Master’s degree in the relevant field with minimum 70% marks. Candidates should have practical research/teaching/work experience after obtaining the prescribed qualification on or before 30th September 2024 for the October 2024 batch.
The scholarship period will start from April, September or October 2024 until the end of March 2026.
*From this year, only non-regular students for admission to Master or Doctoral course will be considered
Regular students enrolled in master’s, doctoral, or professional graduate courses:
Regardless of the date of arrival, the scholarship period shall be the necessary period for the completion of the respective regular course (hereinafter referred to as “the standard period of study”. See “13. ACADEMIC PATHWAY FOR RESEARCH STUDENTS” for the standard period of study for each course).
||To be announced
||1.Students receiving the preparatory education and non-regular students: 143,000 yen (Approx. Rs.87,000) per month
2. Regular students enrolled in master’s or professional degree courses: 144,000 yen (Approx. Rs.87,600) per month
3. Regular students enrolled in doctoral courses: 145,000 yen (Approx. Rs. 88,200) per month.
||Round-trip airfare will be provided
|How to apply and where to send the completed forms
Applications closed for 2024*
|Schedule of the Preliminary Selection
Application Deadline (must): 15 May 2023
Application Screening: May-June 2023
Notification of result of Preliminary Application Form – 3rd Week of June
Written Examination: 24 June 2023
Online Interview: around the end of June - early July 2023
Japan Information Centre (JIC),
Embassy of Japan,
50-G, Shantipath, Chanakyapuri,
New Delhi - 110021.
We will try to answer your genuine queries as much as possible but avoid calling us for confirming information already mentioned in the guidelines/website or for trivial questions.
|Past Examination questions are available!