Expanded Call for applications for Fall 2015 Enrollment at the Graduate School of Economics

1. Eligibility Requirements

– Have Kyrgyzstan, Vietnamese, Indonesian, Myanmar, or Bangladeshi nationality. Applicants who have Japanese nationality are not eligible.

– Newly enter Japan for the purpose of study upon receipt of the scholarship.

– Have been born on or after April 2, 1980.

– Be in both good physical and mental health.

– Be able to arrive in Japan on the date designated by the host institution in the middle of September 2015.

– Meet or exceed the academic and linguistic ability requirements established by Monbukagakusho

2. Scholarship Coverage

Monthly Allowance: about JPY 146,000-147,000 (based on 2014 figures)

Tuition: Students will be exempted from tuition while under scholarship.

Travel: 1 one-way, economy class ticket to Japan & 1 one-way, economy class ticket back to their home

Scholarship period: Scholarship periods vary by the applicant’s program.

3. Application Period: March 20 – April 6, 2015


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