The Japanese Government is offering;
- An training program
- Open to teacher Training Students
About Japanese Government
The Japanese Government has provided the MEXT Scholarships to support international students and promote international cooperation. The fully-funded scholarships are open for undergraduate, master’s, Ph.D, and training studies.
|Deadline||April 25, 2022|
Requirements for This Scholarship
(1) Nationality: Applicants must have the nationality of a country that has diplomatic relations with the Japanese government. An applicant who has Japanese nationality at the time of application is not eligible. However, persons with dual nationality who hold Japanese nationality and whose place of residence at the time of application is outside of Japan are eligible to apply as long as they give up their Japanese nationality and choose the nationality of the foreign country by the date of their arrival in Japan.
(2)Age: Applicants, in principle, must be born on or after April 2, 1988.
(3)Academic and Career Background: Applicants must be graduates of universities or teacher training schools and have worked as teachers at primary/secondary educational institutions or teacher training schools (excluding universities)in their home countries for five years in total as of April 1, 2020. In-service university faculty members are not eligible.
(4)Japanese Language Ability: Applicants must be keen to learn Japanese. Applicants must be interested in Japan and be keen to deepen their understanding of Japan after arriving in Japan. Applicants must also have the ability to do research and adapt to living in Japan.
(5)Health Applicants must be judged that they are medically adequate to pursue study in Japan by an examining physician on a prescribed certificate of health.
(6)Arrival in Japan Applicants must be able to arrive in Japan by the designated period(usually October) between the day two weeks before the course starts and the first day of the course. (If the applicant arrives in Japan before this period for personal reasons, travel expenses to Japan will not be paid. Excluding cases of unavoidable circumstances, if the applicant cannot arrive in Japan by the end of the designated period the applicant must withdraw the offer.)
(7)Visa acquisition Applicants should, in principle, acquire “Student” visas before entering Japan and enter Japan with “Student” residence status. The visas should be issued at the Japanese diplomatic missions located in the country of applicants’ nationality. Those who change their visa status to one other than “Student” after arrival in Japan will lose their qualification to be Japanese Government Scholarship recipients from the date when their visa status changes.
(8)Applicants must return to their home country and resume their work immediately after the end of the scholarship period.
How To Apply
Qualified and interested applicants are to click on the link below to apply.