Information on 'Study-in-Japan'

★Japanese Government MEXT Scholarship (EMBASSY RECOMMENDATION)

It is annually advertised around April to May.

In 2020, however, it has just started now because of the COVID-19.

Kindly refer to the following website for more details.

For Specialized Training College Students 

For College of Technology Students

 For Undergraduate Students

For Research Students


Check the website of Japanese Embassy in your country and get information about the deadline for submission. Each country has a different deadline. Be aware that some Embassies do not receive applications for all the above categories. Visit their website and confirm well.   

( )・・・Deadline for submission of Application for 2021

- ・・・It will be announced soon

Zambia(21st August 2020)


Tanzania(31st July 2020)      Kenya(1st July 2020)

Rwanda(14th August 2020)  Uganda(4th September 2020)

Ethiopia(31st July 2020)  


Namibia(31st July 2020)  Botswana(30th June 2020/31st July 2020 )

South Africa(21st August 2020) Mozambique(31st July 2019)

Zimbabwe(30th June 2020)

Malawi(-)                             Mauritius (31st July 2020)




Ghana(31st July 2020)          Nigeria(31st July 2020)

Cameroon(30 June 2020)

Liberia(31st July 2020)   Sierra Leone(31st July 2020)

Senegal(-)   Côte d'Ivoire(-)


★Japanese Universities (PDF)


★Hokkaido University (PDF)


※JASSO: Japan Student Services Organization