MEXT e3 Fully Funded Scholarships for International Students at the University of Hokkaido Japan, 20
Engineering education at Hokkaido University started in 1876 with a clear objective namely to develop human resources who could take a lead in the development of the newly reclaimed island of Hokkaido. At present it is tasked with a new objective, to ensure that engineering students are educated in the way that prepares them to meet challenges brought about by globalization.
Each grantee will be provided monthly with 144,000yen (regular students in Master’s courses), or 145,000 yen (regular students in doctoral courses). Additional 3000 yen are paid during the winter semester. However the amount of allowance is subject to change depending upon the annual budget of the Japanese government for each fiscal year. Grantee will be provided arrival ticket from the nearest to his home address international airport to the designated international airport in Japan and return ticket upon completion of the program. Grantee is exempted from admission and tuition fees.
AREA OF INTEREST
Scholarship has age restrictions. Applicants for October 2017 intake must have been born on or after April 2,1982. Applicants must have nationality of a country that has diplomatic relations with Japan. Applicants who reside in Japan are not eligible to apply for the scholarship. Applicant should have excellent academic performance and ranked high in his class/grade.