Japanese Embassy is glad to announce the Japanese MEXT Scholarship 2020 for Nigerian Students. The Scholarship is designed for Undergraduate Students, Masters, Ph.D. Students, College of Technology Students, and Specialized Training College Students in Nigeria.
Interested candidates can submit the relevant documents stated below through the Japanese Embassy in Nigeria. This opportunity for Nigerian Students to Study in Japan Free.
The Scholarship is designed to sponsor Nigerian Students, through a qualitative and best Study in Japan. Engineering Students, Medicine Students, and any discipline are blessed with the MEXT Japan Scholarship.
About the Monbukagakusho MEXT Scholarship
The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology (Monbukagakusho: MEXT) of the Japanese Government has been inviting international students to study in Japan on a Fully Funded Scholarship since 1954. The MEXT Scholarship has taken a great step in Building Japanese Culture around the International Communities.
The MEXT Japan has Instructed all Eligible Countries to apply for them through Japanese embassies or Agencies abroad or Japanese universities.
The Scholarship is awarded based on the eligibility deemed fit by the Embassies in every eligible Country in Conjunction with the Education board of those countries.
We ‘ll take you through the Application procedures of winning the MEXT Scholarship in Nigeria. Carefully Follow up.
Level/Field of Study:
The Scholarship is designed for three sets of Students in Nigeria.
The MEXT Japan Scholarship for Nigerian Students is designed for Postgraduate students who wish to conduct research in Japan for Ph.D./Master’s degrees and non-degree courses, or who are conducting research in an undergraduate department, etc. Must be in the Age Bracket of 35 years and Above.
The Scholarship takes Nigerian Students who delight to pursue their degree in Japanese universities for undergraduate degrees. Applicants Should have been born between April 2, 1995, and April 1, 2003. (between the age range of 17 and 25 years).
College of Technology Students
Only Nigerian Students who love to study in Japan free at a college of technology, Mechanical/Electronic Engineering, etc. Applicants must have been born between April 2, 1995, and April 1, 2003. (17 to 25 years of age).
Specialized Training College Students
The Japan Scholarship for Nigerians can Students who wish to Study in Specialized Training Colleges In Japan. Schools like specialized training college, Technology, Business, Fashion, Culture, etc. fall in this category.
Applicants Should have been born between April 2, 1995, and April 1, 2003. (between the age range of 17 and 25 years).
The Scholarship is hosted in Japan. Japanese Institution, Skill Acquisition Centers, Colleges of Education, and Research Centers.
The MEXT Scholarship is hosted in many other countries where Japanese Embassy is located. The Scholarship here is a Japanese Embassy Scholarship for Nigerian Students.
The amounts listed below shall be paid depending on the course enrolled in. A supplemental regional
allowance of 2,000 yen or 3,000 yen per month will be added to the monthly scholarship amount for the grantees
studying or conducting research in specially designated regions.
Due to the situation of the Japanese Government’s budget, the amount of payment may be subject to change each fiscal year. If a grantee is absent from the university for an extended period, the scholarship shall be suspended for that period.
① Students receiving preparatory education and non-regular students: 143,000 yen per month
② Regular students enrolled in master’s or professional degree courses: 144,000 yen per month
③ Regular students enrolled in doctoral courses: 145,000 yen per month.
The Scholarship Covers you travel Cost to Japan, Living Cost, Tuition fees, and Book Cost. This applies to Undergraduates and the College of Education Students. See More About Benefits in the Scholarship
Japan MEXT Scholarship Eligibilities
The Embassy will give priority to applicants with a Grade Point Average of 2:2 and above.
The closing date for submission of application forms is 14th June 2020 (Friday). Application forms received after this date will not be processed.
Details about other Eligibilities & Guidelines are included in the Documents in our Platform
Any other Guidelines are clearly stated in the PDF above. Select your desired Level and Carefully read and fill up the Application Forms and Submit to the Official Address below.
How to Apply for the Scholarship.
Kindly Download the Various forms for your Level. This should be after you have gone through the Guidelines and also learn to attach the required documents.
Here are the Forms for different Academic Levels
Kindly Feel the Documents and Other Further Documents and be submitted either in person or by post to the following address:
Embassy of Japan
No. 9 Bobo Street, Off Gana Street, Maitama District
Embassy working hours: (Mon – Thurs) 8:000am to 5:30pm, (Fri) 8:00am– 12:45pm
MEXT Scholarships 2020 for Nigerians | Past Questions & Answers.
Japan Scholarship Board has organized a list of Questions that you can try and get ready for the Scholarship Examinations. These Questions are breathe-Taking Questions. We have organized that you have it for free in our Platform Carefully Study and Check for the Answers Immediately.
Congratulation on your Upcoming Scholarship Awards
The Scholarship is released as of April 30th and will end on June 14th, 2020.
Here is the Official Memo from the National Unities Commission Abuja. Read through and Share on your Social Media Handles.