Research (Master's & PhD) Students


Application Deadline and Submission

12:00, Friday, June 24
The deadline is extended to 24th!

Application should be submitted to JICAJapan International Cooperation Agency Burundi Field Office during its working hours.

Adress: Place de l'Indépendance, Immeuble Old East, 2ème étage
Tel: +257 22 25 57 27 / 22 27 67 27
Hours : 8:00-12:30 and 14:00-17:00 (Monday-Thursday), 8:00-13:00(Friday)

Application Documents

Please read the Application Guideline Carefully before submitting the necessary documents.
Application Documents
※The full list of documents to be submitted is in the Application Guidelines.

Any inquiries about application should be addressed to the Embassy of Japan ( , NOT TO JICA BURUNDI.


May Announcement
The announcement of the scholarship is made through our website.  
Application Screening
All applications are submitted by email to JICA Burundi field office during its working hour (Deadline :12;00, 24th June (extended!))
July First Screening
Written Examination (English and Japanese) and Interview
October-November Second Screening
The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) will select the candidates according to the application documents and first screening results.
January 2023 Final Results
February-March Pre-departure orientation
April / September Departure for Japan