MEXT scholarship at International University of Japan

  • Japan
  • Apply Before : February 19, 2020

Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 11496
  • Degree MasterPH.D
  • Opportunity Type : Fully Funded

Opportunity Description

International University of Japan offered some scholarships for qualified international applicants with different backgrounds to pursue their master degree in Japan, taught in English. Interested applicants who wish to study with professional supervisors, involve with multicultural environment, build their networks world-widely, and want to become the member of IUJ community are highly encouraged to apply to this fully-funded scholarship.



Key dates:

  • Deadline: 19 February 2020
  • Exam date: 29 February 2020
  • Result announcement date: 12 March 2020
  • Admission deadline: 3 April 2020
  • Program date: September 2020 to June 2020
  • Interview date: February 2020

Duration: 2 year

Location: Japan

Required language: English

Level of study: Master degree in the following graduate schools:

Graduate school of international relations provide four master program in 4 degrees for two academic years:

  • International Relations Program.
  • International development program.
  • Public policy management and policy analysis program.
  • Japan-Global Development program.

Graduate school of international management provide three master program:

  • Business administration for two years
  • Business administration for one year.
  • Japan-Global Development program for two years.


Host university: International University of Japan

Scholarship provider: MEXT

Application fee: 5000 YEN

Admissions fee: 50000 YEN out of 300000 YEN

Benefits of IUJ:

  • 144000 YEN for monthly payment.
  • Traveling expenses.

Note: After starting at IUJ, applicants can apply for some available scholarships with the recommendation or IUJ.


  • Applicants must be on a student visa while.
  • Applicant’s age must not be more than 35 years.
  • Must not receive any MEXT scholarship before.
  • Must be able to pass the interview skype.
  • Must be able to pay the application fee.
  • Applicants must hold a bachelor degree.
  • Must have excellent academic records.
  • Must have good English skills.
  • Must be motivated and interested to build international networks involving multicultural environments.
  • Must have work experience in the related areas.

 Required documents:

Online application form

  • Personal statement about 400 to 600 words.
  • Research proposal less than 200 words.
  • Academic certificate and diploma.
  • Two letters of recommendation from an academic advisor or professor and work supervisor or a company official.
  • English proficiency documents such as TOEFL PBT 550 and IBT 80, IELTS 6.5, or TOEIC 800 Score Report.
  • Application fee

Bank information for application fee:

Bank name: Hokuetsu Bank (Bank NO. 0141)

Branch name: Yamato Branch (Branch No.510)

Account name: Kokusai Daigaku Kenteiryo-guchi

Savings Account No: 111130

Bank Address: 996 Urasa, Minamiuonuma-shi, Niigata-ken 949-7302 JAPAN

How to apply:

Eligible applicants must fill the online application form.

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For more information and details, please visit the IUJ Website

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