MEXT Scholarships for 2018

MEXT Scholarships for 2018

1. Research students (MA/PhD):
Students in all fields who wish to study at Japanese universities as research students (MA/PhD)
Born on or after April 2, 1983
Scholarship term: 1.5 - 2 years (incl. 6-month Japanese language course)
Application Guidelines
Application Form
Placement Preference Form
Field of Study and Research Program Plan
Recommendation Form
Certificate of Health (candidates who pass the document screening, written tests & interview)

2. Undergraduate students:
Social sciences and Humanities, Natural sciences
Born between April 2, 1996 and April 1, 2001
Must have completed a 12-year regular course of school education by March 2018
Scholarship term: about 5 years (incl. one-year preparatory education in Japanese language)  
Application Guidelines
Application Form
Field of Study Form
Recommendation Form
Certificate of Health (candidates who pass the document screening, written tests & interview)

3. College of technology students:
Major in engineering field
Born between April 2, 1996 and April 1, 2001
Must have completed a 11-year regular course of school education by March 2018
Scholarship term: About 4 years (incl. one-year preparatory education in Japanese language)
Application Guidelines
Application Form
Fields of Study
Recommendation Form
Certificate of Health (candidates who pass the document screening, written tests & interview)

4. Specialized training college students:
Major in Technology, Personal Care and Nutrition, Education and Welfare, Business, Fashion and Home Economics, Culture and General Education, and other fields
Born between April 2, 1996 and April 1, 2001
Must have completed a 12- year regular course of school education by March 2018
Scholarship term: About 3 years (incl. one-year preparatory education in Japanese language)
Application Guidelines
Application Form
Fields of Study
Recommendation Form
Certificate of Health (candidates who pass the document screening, written tests & interview)
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Application Deadline for 2018 -  17:00h, June 20, 2017
Applicants must send all the required documents to the Embassy of Japan in BiH (Bistrik 9, 71 000 Sarajevo) by post. Please indicate ''Application for MEXT 2018'' on your envelope. Documents which arrive to the Embassy after the deadline cannot be accepted.

All the necessary information are available on the Embassy of Japan website and in the Application Guidelines, thus no telephone inquiry will be accepted. In case of potential additional questions, they can be sent to embassyofjapan.culture@sx.mofa.go.jp.