Scholarships in Japan For International Students

You can study in Japan on fully funded or partialy funded scholarships. Government of Japan and Universities in Japan offer scholarships to international students and local citizens every year and we have listed here some best PhD Scholarships in Japan, Masters Scholarships in Japan, and undergraduate level scholarships.


Keio University

GIGA Postgraduate Scholarships at Keio University 2021

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)

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Japan Universities

Japanese Government (Mext) Scholarship 2021

Applications are now invited from interested and qualified candidates for the Japanese Government Teacher Training Student 2021 – a fully funded training programme in Japan. Recruitment for those arriving in Japan next October is made between December of the previous

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Keio University

GIGA Undergraduate Scholarships 2021 at Keio University

The Keio University, Japan is pleased to announce its Global Information and Governance Academic Program (GIGA) Scholarships 2021 for undergraduate students who are incoming first-year students. Candidates exhibiting exceptional academic potentials are especially encouraged to apply. The available scholarships are

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Japan Universities

Asian Development Bank Postgraduate Scholarships 2021-22

The Asian Development Bank ADB-Japan Scholarship Program 2021/2022 application is now open for graduate students across eligible countries. Interested and qualified candidates are invited to apply. The ADB-Japan Scholarship Program (JSP) offers about 140 postgraduate scholarships a year for studies

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Canon Foundation Research Fellowships, 2019

Scholarship Provider: Canon Foundation is offring this research fellowship oppurtunity to European and Japanese Researchers. Degree Level: The oppurtunity provides research level scholarship. Available Subject: The research can be carried out in any field of interest. Annually, the Canon Foundation

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Japan Universities

Japanese Government Scholarships, 2019

Eligibility Criteria: 1. For Research Student / Master’s Degree Bachelor’s Degree in the relevant field with minimum 65% marks. The candidates should obtain their mark sheet and degree on or before 31st March 2020 for April 2020 batch and 30th

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Africa Universities

Joint Japan World Bank Graduate Scholarship Program

Scholarship Description:  The Joint Japan/World Bank Graduate Scholarship Program (JJ/WBGSP) is open for students from developing countries with relevant professional experience and a history of supporting their countries’ development efforts who are applying to a master degree program in a

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Japan Foundation
Japan Foundation

7 Ishibashi Foundation/Japan Foundation Fellowships, 2019

Scholarship Description: Applications are invited for 7 Ishibashi Foundation / The Japan Foundation Fellowships for Research on Japanese Art for curators and researchers from abroad. The purpose and goal of research should be clear, and the goal should be achievable

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Kyoto University Scholarships
Kyoto University

Japan CSEAS Postdoctoral Fellowship for Worldwide Students 2018

The new Postdoctoral Fellowship: Japan-ASEAN Platform for Transdisciplinary Studies under its program “Japan-ASEAN Platform for Transdisciplinary Studies” at the Center for Southeast Asian Studies (CSEAS) at Kyoto University, Japan. Under this six-year program funded by the Japanese Ministry of Education,

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Japan Nippon Foundation Nikkei Scholarships 2018

Scholarship Description: Applications are invited for Nippon Foundation Nikkei Scholarships. These scholarships are available for those who wish to acquire specialized knowledge so that after their return they apply in their country of origin. The objective of this program is

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Scholarships for Japanese Students

Japan-WCO Human Resource Development Scholarship Programme 2019

Scholarship Description: The Japan-WCO Human Resource Development Programme (Scholarship Programme) provides grants to enable promising young Customs managers from a developing country member of the WCO to undertake Master’s level studies at the Aoyama Gakuin University (AGU) in Tokyo, Japan.

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Canon Foundation Research Fellowships in Europe and Japan 2018

Scholarship Description: The Canon Foundation in Europe offers Research Fellowships for individuals to carry out research in Europe and Japan. This fellowship is available for European and Japanese nationals. The Canon Foundation is a philanthropic, grant-making institution, active in the

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Okayama University

Japan Two Weeks Summer Scholarship Program at Okayama University 2018

  • Okayama University Japan Two weeks suumer scholarship.
  • Scholarship is awarded in “SETOUCHI – Its Natural Environment and Society” Advancing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
  • Students from all nationalities are eligible.
  • First deadline: February 14, 2018 (Wednesday)
    Second deadline: March 7, 2018 (Wednesday)
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Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship

Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship for Teachers, 2018

Scholarship Description: The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology (MEXT) offers scholarships to international teachers. The scholarship is available to conduct research on school education at designated Japanese universities. Its aim is to foster human resources who will

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University of St.Gallen

MetCenter Grant Programs Grants for International Scholarship, 2018

Scholarship Description: Applications for the 2018-2019 Metropolitan Center for Far Eastern Art Studies grant programs are now available for suitably qualified candidates from all over the world. About University: The Metropolitan Center for Eastern Art Studies provides grants to promote the

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Japan Educational Exchange and Services

50 Mitsubishi Corporation International Scholarships in Japan, 2018

Scholarship Description: Japan Educational Exchange and Services (JEES), with the support of Mitsubishi Corporation (Takehiko Kakiuchi, President, and CEO), is delighted to announce Mitsubishi Corporation International Scholarship for the year 2018. The aim of the scholarship is to provide financial

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Luce Postdoctoral Research Fellowship at USF Ricci Institute, 2018

Scholarship Description: The Ricci Institute for Chinese-Western Cultural History at the University of San Francisco (USF) now wishes to invite applicants for its Luce Post-doctoral Research Fellowships. The fellowship is exclusively open to international students. The aim of the fellowship

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Japan Educational Exchange and Services
Kokugakuin University

Visiting Research Fellowship at Kokugakuin University in Japan, 2018

Scholarship Description: The Kokugakuin University now wishes to invite applicants for its Visiting Research Fellowship. This an academic exchange program, people involved in research into Japanese culture and society are invited from overseas to engage in international academic exchange. The

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Hokkaido University

Japan Hokkaido University Special Grant Programme 2018

Scholarship Description: The Hokkaido University is organizing Special Grant Program for the students who are applying to a doctoral course with one of the graduate school. The programme will cover tuition fee for international students. The aim of the grants

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Austrian Science Fund

Kavli Astrophysics Postdoctoral Fellowship in Japan, 2018

Scholarship Description: Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (Kavli IPMU) is inviting applications for the Kavli Astrophysics Postdoctoral Fellowship, to begin in 2018. The Institute intends to offer several postdoctoral positions for three-years. KIAA is located on

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Yanshan University
College Women’S Association of Japan

CWAJ Graduate Scholarships for Non-Japanese Women in Japan, 2018

Scholarship Description: The College Women’S Association of Japan (CWAJ) is launching Graduate Scholarships for non-Japanese women to study in Japan (NJG). Three scholarships of ¥2.0 million each will be awarded. About University: Since Its Inception In 1949, The College Women’S

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Temple University, Japan Campus
Japan Campus

Bridge Program Scholarship at Temple University in Japan Campus, 2017

Scholarship Description: The Temple University is excited to announce Bridge Program Scholarship for both Japanese and international students. The scholarship is available to pursue an undergraduate degree for non-native English speakers who need to further develop their academic English skills.

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