Culture & Education




The Embassy of Japan, JICA Bhutan Office, and Japan Foundation New Delhi, jointly conduct the “JAPAN WEEK” in Bhutan annually, to further enhance and promote cultural exchanges between Japan and Bhutan, in cooperation with the Royal Government of Bhutan.

 JAPAN WEEKS in Bhutan 2018
 JAPAN WEEK 2017 in Bhutan
 Japan Week in Bhutan 2016
 Japan Week in Bhutan 2015

Anniversary Events

 30th Anniversary of the Establishment of Diplomatic Relations between Japan and the Kingdom of Bhutan (2016)
 25th Anniversary of Japan-Bhutan Diplomatic Relations (2011)


 Japanese Government Scholarships

The purpose of the scholarship programs is to accept excellent human resources from foreign countries, including Bhutan, 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.

Recommended Links

 Japan Foundation New Delhi

 Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO)
JNTO is involved in a broad range of activities, both domestically and worldwide, to encourage international tourists from all over the world to visit Japan.

 Web Japan
Web Japan was launched with the aim of helping people around the world to get to know more about Japan and the Japanese. The site provides highly reliable information on Japan, across many different genres, including culture, sightseeing, society, history, and nature. The content is provided primarily in English, but a portion of the site is multilingual.

 Study In JAPAN
This site is a government-approved information site for studying in Japan, operated by the Japan Student Services Organization in cooperation with the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

 Japan International MANGA Award
The International MANGA Award is established by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan since 2007, for the purpose of expanding international exchange and mutual understanding through the MANGA culture, which is widely followed around the world.