STUDYING IN JAPAN

JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MEXT) SCHOLARSHIPS
 

The purpose of these scholarship programs is to accept excellent human resources from foreign countries, including India, to Japan, as international students, to promote mutual understanding with foreign countries and to form human networks, to strengthen the educational and research abilities of Japanese universities, and to make international intellectual contributions.

*NOTE:
Owing to the ongoing situation related to COVID-19, there is a possibility that the application procedure could be changed or stopped at a later stage, and the Embassy may entirely cancel the selection of candidates of the scholarship programs, for the academic year 2022.


Sl. No. Type Level No. of Scholarships Application Period Remarks
1 Research Student Research studies
(possible to continue to
Master's/Ph.D course)
To be announced 20 April-16 May, 2021 Applications closed for 2022*

The result of document screening.

Writing examination will not be conducted this year.

The selection is based on the result of document screening and interview.
2 Undergraduate Students Undergraduate level leading to Bachelors Degree Up to 15 (Those appx. 15 applicants will proceed to world-wide final screening by MEXT.) 20 April- 28 May, 2021 Applications closed for 2022*

The result of document screening.
3 College of Technology Students Undergraduate level leading to Associate Degree (Diploma) Up to 15 (Those appx. 15 applicants will proceed to world-wide final screening by MEXT.) 20 April- 28 May, 2021 Applications closed for 2022*

The result of document screening.
4 Specialized Training College Students Undergraduate level leading to Certificate Up to 15 (Those appx. 15 applicants will proceed to world-wide final screening by MEXT.) 20 April- 28 May, 2021 Applications closed for 2022*

The result of document screening.
5 Japanese Studies Students Undergraduate level leading to Certificate About 12 Dec~Jan Applications closed for 2021
6 Young Leaders’ Program Students Masters Degree course A few Oct~Dec Applications closed for 2021
7 Teacher Training Students Undergraduate level leading to Certificate About 12 Dec~Jan Applications closed for 2021

For any further clarifications, please get in touch with

Mr. Sinha, Email:jpemb.sinha@nd.mofa.go.jp
Please also mention your telephone number, with area code, while sending your query by email.

Japan Information Centre (JIC),
Embassy of Japan,
50-G, Shantipath, Chanakyapuri,
New Delhi - 110021.


Attention to Japanese Government Scholarship Applicants


All application procedures for Japanese Government (Ministry of Education Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: MEXT) Scholarships are conducted through Japanese Embassies, Consulates in your countries, or institutions of higher education in Japan.

If you require any further information regarding Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarships, please contact the Japanese Embassies, Consulates in your countries, or institutions of higher education in Japan where you wish to enroll.

No application fee is charged. Therefore, please be aware that organizations or individuals who charge application fees or deposits have no relation with the Japanese Government.