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(1) Guideline
(2) Application
(3) Attachment
(4) Field of Study
(5) Recommendation
(6) Letter of Acceptance


Fields of Study:

Must be an area where applicants will be able to study and research at Japanese universities.   Study field must be in the same or a related field as the applicant has studied in his/her university. Students who major in Medicine, Dentistry or Welfare science will not be allowed to engage in clinical training such as medical care and operative surgery until he/she obtains a permit from the Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare under applicable Japanese laws. 



  1. Applicants must have been born on and after April 2, 1979.
  2. Applicants must be university graduates or equivalent to the level of Japanese university graduate.
  3. Applicants must be eager to learn the Japanese language and receive instructions in Japanese.

Term of Scholarship:
The term of scholarship may differ depending on what course each grantee takes in Japan.

Those who are interested in applying to Research category are advised to contact the University in Japan directly of his/her choice with their field of study, to obtain a letter of acceptance.
Those who wish to enter Master’s or Doctorate’s degree course of a graduate school should sit for and pass the entrance examination given by the university concerned.