Application for Research Students - Embassy Recommendation
大使館推薦 研究留学生 募集手続
Application for Undergraduate Students - Embassy Recommendation
大使館推薦 学部留学生 募集手続
Application for College of Technology Students - Embassy Recommendation
大使館推薦 高等専門学校留学生 募集手続
Application for Specialized Training College Students - Embassy Recommendation
大使館推薦 専修学校留学生 募集手続

Embassy Recommendation Procedure

Recruitment for those arriving in Japan next April is made between April and May of the previous year. First screening is conducted between May and July by the Japanese Embassies or Consulates General. As the application process and specific schedule differ according to the country of your nationality, please inquire the Japanese Embassy or Consulate General in your country for details. DO NOT send any application documents directly to MEXT in Japan.

Documents for Application - Embassy Recommendation

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