Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarships for Undergraduates 2018-19


Japanese Government Scholarships for Undergraduates 2018-19 invites applications from class 12 pass out students. The scholarship aims to provide fully funded education to deserving candidates in the universities of Japan.

Scholarship value:

A total of three scholarships will be given to students for a duration of 5 years starting from April that includes one year of Japanese language training. The scholarship includes – Full Tuition Fee Exemption.

A stipend of JPY 117,000 per month. Round-trip airfare will be provided.


An applicant must-Have passed class 12Be willing to pursue a bachelor’s degree from a University in Japan in the fields of Social Sciences, Humanities and Natural ScienceBe born between 02.04.1994 and 01.04.2002

Application instructions:

Step 1: Applicant must follow the link to find out their respective Japanese Consulates.

Step 2: Coordinate with respective consulates to begin the application procedure.

Step 3: Applicants residing in other states or union territories can download the application form from here.

Step 4: Submit the completed application form along with the required documents to their respective consulates.