Japanese Government, through Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology offers scholarships to international students who wish to study at Japanese universities as research students.
Fields of study must be subjects which applicants will be able to study and research at Japanese universities.
Applicant must have the nationality of a country which has diplomatic relations with the Japanese government.
Applicant must be willing to learn the Japanese language, interested in Japan and enthusiastic about deepening his/her understanding of Japan after arriving, and capable of engaging in study and research while adapting himself/herself to life in Japan.
The last date for submission of applications is 29th April 2016.
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