MEXT Scholarship 2021 Japan

Scholarship Description

If you are looking to study in Japan with scholarship then read this post through. Because in this post, we will explain what is MEXT scholarship 2021, its benefits and step by step application procedure.

MEXT Scholarship 2021 is a fully funded scholarship for international students. This scholarship is available for undergraduate, masters, PhD and training studies. MEXT scholarship will cover tuition fee, accommodation, monthly living allowance and round airfare travel expenses from your country to Japan.

The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) of Japan offers scholarships to international students who wish to study at Japanese universities as undergraduate or research (masters / PhD) students under the Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarships Program.

Normally the Application cycle of the MEXT Japanese Government Scholarship is announced in April. But this year due to COVID-19, the application announcement is delayed. However the MEXT Scholarship 2021 has been announced in most countries recently. Knowledge of Japanese Language and IELTS/TOEFL is not mandatory for this scholarship.

This is the mext embassy recommended scholarship. You will apply through the Japanese embassy in your country. (the links to all embassies are given below).

The Applications are open for the MEXT Tokyo Institute of Technology Scholarship in Japan for 2021. The Titech University MEXT University Recommended Scholarship is a Fully Funded Scholarship in Japan to Study Full-time Masters and Ph.D. Degree Programs. Tokyo Tech is the largest Public University for higher education in Japan. and is generally considered to be one of the most prestigious universities in Japan. It is ranked #56 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

Titech University has started accepting applications on September 11, 2020, for the MEXT University Recommended Scholarship. Tokyo Tech launched its International Graduate Program (A) in October 2007. Knowledge of Japanese Language, IELTS/TOEFL is not mandatory for those who obtain their Undergraduate Degree from an institution where all instruction was in English. The Duration of the Master Scholarship is 2 Years whereas For Doctoral Scholarship 3 Years. 

MEXT University Recommendation Scholarship at the Tokyo Institute of Technology Scholarship in Japan is a Fully Funded scholarship that covers all the expenses of the selected candidates from all over the world. Japan is also considered as the Hub of Education and a leading country in Technolgy. Around 300,000 international students are currently studying in Japanese universities. More information is given below.

Details About MEXT Tokyo Institute of Technology Scholarship 2021

  • Country: Japan
  • University: Tokyo Institute of Technology
  • Course Level: Integrated Doctoral Education Program, Master’s Program, Doctoral
  • Eligible Countries: All Nationalities
  • Financial Coverage: Fully Funded
  • Deadline: December 8th, 2020

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Why Study at Tokyo Tech University?

Tokyo Tech was ranked 3rd in Japan and Founder by the Government of Japan.

Considering studying in Japan? Known for making things smaller, faster, and first, Japan boasts the third-largest economy in the world.

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There is no Japanese language requirement for this program as lectures and seminars are held in English.

This Enrollment Process is for the Master’s and Doctoral Programs scheduled to begin in late September 2021.

Duration of the MEXT Tokyo Tech Scholarship

  • Combined Masters & Doctoral Program: 3 Years.
  • Masters Program: 2 Yeas
  • Doctoral Program: 3 Years

Scholarship Benefits

Japanese citizens may not apply for the following scholarships. International Students are eligible to apply for a scholarship from Japan’s Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology (“MEXT”)

Tokyo Tech MEXT Scholarship:

  • Round-Trip Airfare to Japan.
  • Monthly Stipend of JPY 147,000 for Master’s Program.
  • Monthly Stipend of JPY 148,000 for Doctoral Program students.
  • Free Application, Admission, or Tuition Fees.

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Available Academic Fields and Majors

School of ScienceMathematics*
Earth and Planetary Sciences*
School of EngineeringMechanical Engineering
Systems and Control Engineering
Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Information and Communications Engineering
Industrial Engineering and Economics
School of Materials and Chemical TechnologyMaterials Science and Engineering
Chemical Science and Engineering
School of ComputingMathematical and Computing Science
Computer Science
School of Life Science and TechnologyLife Science and Technology
School of Environment and SocietyArchitecture and Building Engineering
Civil and Environmental Engineering
Transdisciplinary Science and Engineering
Social and Human Sciences*

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicants must have demonstrated excellent academic achievement.
  • Applicants must hold the citizenship of a country that has diplomatic relations with Japan
  • Applicants must have been born on or after April 2, 1985.
  • Persons who have successfully completed 16 years of education outside Japan or who are expected to do so by the day before the enrollment date
  • Applicants must be physically and mentally able to pursue studies in Japan.
  • Applicants must apply for the field of study that they studied at their previous university or a related field.
  • Must be an Undergraduate Student if Applying For Master.
  • Must hold a Master’s Degree if Applying For Doctoral.
  • Those students whose language institute was in English can Submit English Proficiency Certificate from their University & they are exempted from Language Test.

Documents Required for MEXT Scholarship 2021

  1. MEXT Scholarship Application form
  2. The highest degree verified with official stamps.
    • Bachelors program applicants: 12 Years of Education
    • Master’s program applicants: Bachelor’s degree
    • Ph.D. program applicants: Master’s degree
      Note: If the degree is not in English, a notarized copy of a translation in English is required.
  3. The highest degree Transcript verified with official stamps. (Including Grading system)
    • Bachelors program applicants: 12 Years of Education
    • Master’s program applicants: Bachelor’s degree Transcripts
    • Ph.D. program applicants: Master’s degree Transcripts
      Note: If the diploma is not in English, a notarized copy of a translation in English or is
  4. Two recommendation letters: The letters of recommendation must be written by the applicant’s teachers/advisors/employers (who are able to evaluate your academic performance and research potential) in either English. (for research students)
  5. Passport Scan (if available at the time of application)
  6. Curriculum Vitae (CV) (for research students)
  7. Photographs
  8. Study plan / Statement of purpose. The study plan is written in English. Basic content shall include motivation of application, education/ research Background, and prospective study at APU. (for research students)
  9. English Language Proficiency Document: Those students whose language institute was in English can Submit English Proficiency Certificate from their Home University & they are exempted from Language Test.
  10. Academic thesis or relevant publications (for research students)
  11. Other reference documents (if applicable)


The last date to apply for the MEXT Tokyo Institute of Technology Scholarship in Japan is 8th December 2020

How to Apply for Tokyo Tech Scholarship:

There is No Online Application Process. Submit the University of Tokyo Scholarship Application by Post. To Apply and Read further Details please Visit the Official website of the Tokyo Institute of Technology

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