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Japan Scholarship 2021 for international students Funded

Japan Scholarship MEXT 2021 For Bachelor's, Master's and Ph.D 

Japan Scholarship 2021 for international students offered by the Government for international students aims to enhance human resources. And to consolidate bridges of friendship between your country and Japan by studying for free. Submitting applications for free study grants in Japan issued by the Ministry of Education by international students to study bachelors, masters, and doctorates in Japanese universities.



About  MEXT Masters and PhD

For the MEXT Research, applicants must apply for the field of study they majored in at the university or a related field.

Moreover, fields of study should be subjects through which applicants can study and research in postgraduate courses in Japanese universities.

A student studying medicine, dentistry, or welfare sciences will not be permitted to participate in clinical training such as medical care and surgery until he obtains a license from the Minister of Health, Labor, and Welfare under applicable Japanese laws.

Available majors:

All fields and majors are available on the Japan Scholarship MEXT
Required qualifications and eligibility criteria
MEXT accepts applications from international students to study in Japan who meet the following qualifications and conditions.




Applicants must have the nationality of a country that has diplomatic relations with Japan.

However, persons with dual nationality who hold Japanese citizenship and whose place of residence at the time of application are outside Japan are eligible to apply as long as they choose the other country's nationality and renounce their Japanese nationality by the date of their arrival in the country.

The first examination must take place at the Japanese diplomatic mission in the country in which the applicant chooses citizenship.

An applicant who holds Japanese citizenship at the time of application is not eligible.



Academic background

Master's course - applicants who have completed 16 years of school education in countries other than Japan.

Doctoral course - applicants who have completed 18 years of school education in countries other than Japan.



About the Japan Government MEXT

MEXT grant is an abbreviation for "The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology"any grant of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology of Japan".

Also known as “Monbukagakusho,” it is awarded annually to international students from all over the world who wish to study at Japanese universities.



Why should you apply for MEXT 2022 Japan Scholarship?

  1. A monthly allowance
    120,000 yen ($ 1090) for undergraduate students.
    146,000 yen ($ 1,326) for students enrolling in intensive Japanese language programs and research students.
    147,000 yen ($ 1,335) for master's students.
    148,000 yen ($ 1,344) for Ph.D. students.
  2. Exemption from paying or re-paying registration fees.
  3. One-time round-trip travel costs from the student's country to Narita or Haneda International Airport (transportation costs from the airport to the city in which the student will study will not be covered).
  4. Exemption from paying full university study costs.
  5. An additional living allowance of $ 1,000 per month for housing, food, and travel.

How To Apply

This scholarship is applied for from the Japanese embassy or consulate in your country. you can search through this link


Then download and fill the application form for the MEXT .
And then send the required documents to the Japanese Embassy in your country. 
once you been selected you will receive an Email from the Japanese Embassy 




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