Ho Chi Minh City Office>Announcement of MEXT Scholarship (University Recommendation) 2017

Announcement of MEXT Scholarship (University Recommendation) 2017

    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 September 23, 2016.

    Please find detail information in the attached files:
    1. MEXT Scholarship Program_2017.pdf
    2. Application Form (for the University of Tsukuba)_2017.pdf
    3. Application Form (for the MEXT scholarship)_2017.doc
    4. Field of Study and Study Program (for the MEXT scholarship)_2017.doc
    5. Application Checklist_2017.xlsx


    Please verify all the documents carefully and submit the documents by courier (FedEx or similar) to:
    Graduate Courses Educational Affairs, Academic Service Office for the Medical Sciences Area, University of Tsukuba
    (1-1-1 Tennodai, Tsukuba-shi, Ibaraki-ken, JAPAN, Postal Code: 305-8575)


    The necessary application procedure is described below:

  • Step 1: Find a lab
    At first, students have to find a laboratory where they would like to do research. Please check following links to find list of laboratories and research supervisor groups:
    Laboratories in Master's Program in Medical Sciences
    Laboratories in Doctoral Program in Biomedical Sciences
    List of Research Supervisor Groups(Master's program)
    List of Research Supervisor Groups(Doctoral program)

  • 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.

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

  • Step 4: Application Deadline, Examination and Enrollment
    Application Deadline: September 23, 2016.
    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 in October, 2017.

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

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

    I am looking forward to seeing many Vietnamese students in the University of Tsukuba next year.

    Sincerely yours,
    Koji Hisatake
    Regional Director for Southeast Asia
    University of Tsukuba