Ho Chi Minh City Office>Application for Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship Program for 2014 Research Students (University recommendations) is now open!

Application for Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship Program for 2014 Research Students (University recommendations) is now open!

    MEXT (Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology) offers scholarships to international students who wish to study as graduate students at the Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences (Master’s Program in Medical Sciences and Doctoral Program in Biomedical Sciences) of the University of Tsukuba.

    Application is now open.

    Application forms must be received by December 20, 2013.

    Please verify all the following documents carefully and submit the documents by courier (Fedex or similar) to:

    Academic Service Office for the Medical Sciences, University of Tsukuba
    (1-1-1 Tennodai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-8575, Japan)

  • MEXT Scholarship Program 2014.pdf
  • Application Form (University of Tsukuba)_2014.pdf
  • Application Form (Printed on both sides) (MEXT)_2014.doc
  • Field of Study and Study Program (MEXT)_2014.doc
  • Application Checklist_2014.xlsx

    The necessary application procedure is described below:

    1. Step 1: Find a lab
      At first, students have to find a laboratory where they would like to do research. Please check following lists to find a lab

      List of Laboratories in Master's Program in Medical Sciences
      List of Laboratories in Doctoral Program in Biomedical Sciences
      Biomedical Sciences Research Activities_2014.pdf

    2. Step 2: Contact the Principal Investigator in the lab and get approval
      Students have to contact the Principal Investigator in the lab that students are interested in and get approval for applying for this grant

    3. Step 3: Fill in and submit the Application Form
      Students fill in the Application Form according to the above_posted instruction manual and submit it by the deadline

    4. Step 4: Application Deadline, Examination and Enrollment

      Application Deadline: December 20th, 2013

      Examination: After passing the document screening, students will attend the oral examination. Date and other details of Examination will be announced individually after submission of application documents

      Enrollment: Will be scheduled sometime in October 2014


    You can refer to information of the scholarship on home page of Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences, University of Tsukuba   (http://www.md.tsukuba.ac.jp/gradmed/en/exam/index.html)

    If you have any question about this scholarship, please ask:

    Academic Service Office for the Medical Sciences, University of Tsukuba
    Email: iga-in@un.tsukuba.ac.jp (for this email, please ask in English)

    or you can contact:

    Southeast Asian Office-Ho Chi Minh City Branch, University of Tsukuba
    Address: 3rd Floor, 268A Nam Ky Khoi Nghia St., Dist.3, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
    Email: ut.vietnam@un.tsukuba.ac.jp
    Tel: (08) 39326258 - 0932514923