What are Japanese Government (Monbukagakusho) Scholarships?

- What sort of scholarship system is it?
- How do I apply?
- I want to get more information about the selection test.

You can begin by learning about it here!


For information on application procedures for a Japanese Government (Monbukagakusho) Scholarship, contact the Japanese Embassy or Consulates General in your country or the institution of higher education in which you wish to enroll. No application fees are charged. Be aware that organizations or individuals who charge application fees or deposits have no relation with the Japanese Government. Thank you for your attention.

Student Interviews

Voices of foreign students, graduates, and people concerned with companies and universities.

Student Interviews

FAQ on Studying in Japan

Summary of frequently asked questions from students before, during, and after studying in Japan.

FAQ on Studying in Japan

If you're considering
studying in Japan

- Benefits of Studying in Japan
- Schools & Life in Japan
- Start By Finding Out the Basics

Gateway to Study in Japan, a website operated by JASSO


Other Scholarships

- What other scholarships available?
- What procedures are required?
- How shall I begin?

Do not give up! There is still a way!

JASSO’s website

Learning in English at Universities

Website of Global30, a project promoted by the Japanese government


List of undergraduate courses (JASSO’s website)

List of graduate courses (JASSO’s website)