GIGA Postgraduate Scholarships at Keio University 2021

GIGA Postgraduate Scholarships at Keio University 2021

Scholarship Description:
Under GIGA Postgraduate Scholarships at Keio University 2021 applications are being invited from eligible candidates. International Students are eligible to apply for this program. The scholarship allows Postgraduate level programm(s) in the field of Environment, Information Studies, Policy Management taught at Keio University . Interested candidates may apply for the scholarship as per set deadline. The application deadline is 20210205

Subjects offered and Degree Programs:
You can apply for Environment, Information Studies, Policy Management taught at Keio University

Funded by: Keio University.


Funded by: University.


Eligible Nationalities:
International students from any country with international fee-paying status are eligible to apply for the scholarship.

Keio University is pleased to invite applications from outstanding and suitably qualified international students who wish to enroll in a degree program for GIGA Program Scholarship.

There are two scholarships for exceptional students accepted through the Winter AO 2020 (Global) screening Admissions for the GIGA Program. Applicants may apply for both of these scholarships, but only one scholarship will be awarded if selected to be a recipient.

Sponsor Value

The benefits of the GIGA Scholarships 2021 at Keio University for Postgraduate Students Include:

  • Living expenses of 117,000JPY per month.
  • The application fee, admission fee, and academic fees for the first year (2021 Fall Semester and 2022 Spring Semester) will be covered by Keio University.
  • The recipient may renew the scholarship for the second year onwards through a screening process based on his/her GPA and other conditions.
Eligibility Criteria

Candidates are expected to meet the following eligibility criteria for the Keio University GIGA Program Scholarship for International Students;

  • Applicants must be international students
  • Applicants must be admitted into Postgraduate degree program.
  • The award is available for Postgraduate courses in Faculty of Policy Management, Faculty of Environment and Information Studies offered at the University.
  • Be accepted through the Winter AO 2020 (Global) screening [Admissions for the GIGA Program] to enter the Faculty of Policy Management, or the Faculty of Environment and Information Studies, and enroll in September 2021 (applicants who wish to enroll in April are NOT eligible)
  • Be incoming first-year students.
  • Other factors such as community service, leadership qualities, and levels of motivation will also be taken into consideration.
  • Based on academic merit
  • Applicants must have a High school certificate or equivalent
  • Students enrolling full time in the Honours program in the semester for which the scholarship is awarded.
  • Exceptional personal success skills (e.g., emotional maturity, motivation, perseverance, etc.)
  • A high school transcript and/or GSE results (if your transcript is not in English, also require a certified translation).
Application Procedure

If you decide to apply for the scholarships, please register on the Online Application System for the Winter AO 2020 (Global) screening [Admissions for the GIGA Program] by February 5, 2021. A Notification of Award will be sent out to the applicants selected as scholarship recipients by e-mail in late March 2021.