Study in Japan

*** The information in this page will be updated in April 2019 for the next selection ***

Japanese Government
(Monbukagakusho: MEXT)
Scholarship 2020

RESEARCH STUDENTS
2 years (April or October 2020 ∼ March 2022)


Selection Procedures

  • Application deadline:
    June 2019 (TBD)
  • Written tests:
    June 2019 (TBD)
  • Interview 
    --for applicants from the Flemish Community:
    June 2019 (TBD)
    --for applicants from the French Community:
    June 2019 (TBD)
  • Departure for Japan:
    April or October 2020


Brussels, 17 April 2018

Dear applicants,

Welcome to the web page of Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship for Research Students. To apply, you will need the following documents (click links to download files). A full explanation regarding application procedure is given in the APPLICATION GUIDELINES.

  1. APPLICATION GUIDELINES  (PDF) in Japanese / (PDF) in English (*Version 2019: Information subject to change)
  2. APPLICATION FORM (PDF)
  3. PLACEMENT PREFERENCE FORM (PDF)
  4. FIELD OF STUDY AND RESEARCH PROGRAM PLAN (PDF)
  5. CERTIFICATE OF HEALTH (PDF)
  6. RECOMMENDATION FORM (PDF)

* Applicants from the French Community of Belgium are requested to contact the "Service des bourses d'études du Wallonie-Bruxelles International (Ms. Anoula KINNEN, Tel: 02/421.82.03, E-mail: a.kinnen@wbi.be)". WBI has their own application form to be filled out.

HOW TO SUBMIT APPLICATION

  • BE SURE THAT YOU HAVE ALL THE DOCUMENTS REQUIRED

  • CALL TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT BEFORE VISIT THE EMBASSY (TEL: 02.513.23.40)

  • BRING YOUR APPLICATION TO THE EMBASSY AS INSTRUCTED

  • APPLICATION WILL BE EXAMINED IN YOUR PRESENCE (PRE-SCREENING)

  • DO NOT SEND APPLICATION BY POST NOR VISIT WITHOUT APPOINTMENT

  • INCOMPLETE APPLICATION WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED

  • DOCUMENTS SUBMITTED WILL NOT BE RETURNED

Thank you.

Further information for Belgian nationals

Japan Information and Cultural Centre

Tel: 02.513.23.40
info@bx.mofa.go.jp

If you are non-Belgian, please contact the Japanese Embassy of your country. 
(click here  to view a list of Japanese Embassies and Consulates in the world).