Culture and Education

MEXT Japanese Government Scholarship



 

The scholarship programs and related documents

The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) of Japan offers scholarships to international teachers who wish to conduct research on school education at Japanese universities.The Embassy of Japan is now recruiting applicants for the following scholarship programs that will start in 2019.
The deadline for application: At 12:00 pm February 15th, 2019

 


For all applicants:PLEASE CAREFULLY READ the instructions of the guideline on the following links and submit the requirements to Embassy of JAPAN in Rwanda before the deadline above.

  ★Application Documents for Teacher Training Students  
 
  ★Archive for Past Exams for better preparations


Make sure that you are in the qualified age and have the required academic background. The signature on the application form must be handwritten and all required documents on the APPLICATION FORM must be submitted to Embassy of Japan in Rwanda.
 

 

Procedure of MEXT scholarship (Teacher Training Students)

 

January
ANNOUNCEMENT
The annoucement of the scholarships each year is made through the website of Embassy and HEC (Higher Education Council )
February-March APPLICATION SCREENING
All applications are collected at Embassy of Japan in Rwanda(Deadline: February 15th)

FIRST SCREENING
Written Examination (Englidh and Japanese) and Interview 
March-June SECOND SCREENING
The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) will select the candidates according to the document applications and first screening results
July-August FINAL RESULTS

 

MEXT scholarship (Research, Undergraduate, College of Technology and Specialized Training College)

Closed. Our new next scholarship, MEXT 2020, is going to be announced around April 2019. 

JAPANSCHOLARSHIP
 

 

April
ANNOUNCEMENT
The annoucement of the scholarships each year is made through the website of Embassy and HEC (Higher Education Council 
June APPLICATION SCREENING
All applications are collected at HEC
[Do not bring application forms to the Embassy]
FIRST SCREENING
Written Examination and Interview (up to early July)
July-November SECOND SCREENING
The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) will select the candidates according to the document applications and first screening results
December - January FINAL RESULTS
 
 

Other useful links

Study in Japan Comprehensive Guide 

Japan Student Sercice Organization (JASSO)

JASSO - Scholarships for International Students in Japan 2018-2019 

Master's Degree and Intership Program of African Business Education Initiative for Youth
( Note: The Embassy is not responsible for programmes offered by these linked sites.)


 

Application to the Embassy of Japan for Nominal Support

Any organization or body, etc. planning a project and seeking the nominal support of the Embassy of Japan in Rwanda should send application by mail to the Embassy (rw.emb-japan@kq.mofa.go.jp) with the required application documents. For further information, visit website of the Ministry of Foregn Affairs Japan from the link below.