Studying in Japan
Japanese Government Scholarships (Teachers Training Students)

This program is for in-service teachers from the selected education boards in India only.
The Embassy has already contacted those education boards.

APPLICATION GUIDELINES FOR 2021(TEACHERS TRAINING STUDENTS)

Type Teacher Training Students
Level Undergraduate level leading to Certificate
Age Under 35 (born on or after April 2, 1986)
Fields of study Education
Qualification Applicants who have worked as teachers in primary or secondary schools for at least 5 years
Term of scholarship One and a half year from October
Number of scholarships Up to 12
Stipend 143,000 Yen/ month (Approx. Rs. 101,400 / month)
Tuition fees Exempted
Airfare Round-trip airfare will be provided
Application procedure Applications from schools other than CBSE, KVS and NVS can be sent to Japan Information Centre, Embassy of Japan
Preliminary Selection Document Screening
Written Test and Online Interview (in February)
Application deadline 18th January 2021
Detailed Information https://studyinjapan.go.jp/en/smap-stopj-applications-teacher.html

* This year, due to the pandemic, there is a possibility of change in the selection process. The entire recruitment process might even be canceled.