Applications for the APU MEXT UR Scholarship 2024 are encouraged from overseas students who wish to study in Japan. This scholarship provides fully supported opportunities for students from nations that have diplomatic links with Japan. To ease the financial burden on the student, the Asia Pacific University MEXT university recommendation scholarship will pay for full tuition fees, monthly stipends, and travel expenses. The MEXT Japanese Government Scholarship offers financial support to accomplished students for their academic journey, enabling them to pursue master’s and doctoral programs at Asia Pacific University.
Requirements for APU Japanese Government Scholarship Eligibility:
- The applicants ought to have finished their studies at an institution where the major language of teaching is English.
- Prospective international students must arrange to study in Japan.
- Possess nationality from a nation that MEXT has designated.
- Moreover, candidates must have been born on April 2, 1989, or later.
- Must have graduated from their most recent academic institution with a minimum GPA of 2.30 on a scale of 3.00.
- This scholarship is not open to applicants who are on active service in the armed forces or who are employed as military civilians during the application period.
- Recipients who are selected must be able to travel to Japan during the allotted arrival window, which is set by APU.
Advantages of the 2024 APU MEXT UR Scholarship:
- The MEXT University Recommendation Scholarship will pay for admission costs in full.
- The full cost of tuition is covered by the APU tuition reduction scholarship.
- Recipients of scholarships will additionally get a living stipend of 144,000 JPY per month (amount subject to change).
- Additionally, airfare in economy class is offered for the student’s initial and final flights from their home nation to APU.
- Recipients of the APU MEXT UR scholarship not only receive financial support but also have the opportunity to forge meaningful professional contacts with Japanese academics and other international students.
How to Apply
Interested persons should click the link below to start the application process.
Deadline: 15th November, 2023