The MEXT APU Scholarship is an opportunity to get a scholarship in the MEXT Asia Pacific University. It is a Japanese Government Scholarship for the year 2021 which is inviting students to pursue their degrees at APU University in Bachelors, Masters, and Ph.D. Degree Programs. It is a Fully Funded Scholarships and best opportunity for International Students who are willing to study in Japan. Asia Pacific University is on the top of the list of the top international private universities in Japan.
The IELTS/TOEFL is not necessary nor the know-how of the Japanese Language. The university is providing the programs in English, so those students who have learned from institutes with an English language background, can submit their English Proficiency Certificate granted by their university and they would then be exempted from the Language test.
MEXT APU University is offering fully funded scholarships to Masters and Doctorate students. Keep in mind that this Scholarship is not for Bachelors’s students. Bachelors students has to cover their expenses themselves as it will not cover the full cost of under graduation. There are no eligibility criteria for the nationality of the applicant. An applicant with any nationality can submit their application to apply for the MEXT Scholarship Japan. All types of study fields are available at Asia Pacific University.
Details About MEXT Asia Pacific University Japanese Government Scholarship
- Host Country: Japan
- Host University: Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University (APU)
- Course Level: Undergraduate, Masters & Doctoral (Ph.D.)
- Financial Coverage: Fully Funded
- Last date: 18th November 2020
What is MEXT Scholarship?
MEXT Stands for the Ministry of Education, Sports, Culture, Science, and Technology (MEXT) of Japan that offers scholarships to the students for Bachelors’s, Master, and Doctoral Degree in any academic field.
The MEXT is providing the opportunity to study in one of the Top University of Japan as Research Students funded by Japanese Government.
Keep in mind that the Asia Pacific University only offers MEXT recommended Scholarship Note that APU University offers MEXT University Recommended Scholarship. MEXT is currently available to students from all around the globe, and if you want to apply for it, you have to apply through the embassy of your country.
Bachelor Students: 12 years of education from any country other than Japan.
Master’s course: 16 years of education from any country other than Japan.
Doctoral Course: 18 years of education from any country other than Japan.
MEXT Scholarship Benefits
- Fully-funded scholarship
- Covers full Tuition fee(by the Asia Pacific University Tuition Reduction Scholarship)
- Living expenses: 144,000 JPY/month
- Traveling expenses: Economy class tickets at the start of the Scholarship while coming to the university and at the end of the program
The English language is the requirement for those who wants to apply to MEXT scholarship.
English Proficiency test score is equivalent to B2 or above on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) scale (e.g. TOEFL iBT 72 or above, IELTS 5.5 or above).
Students who has study from an institute with English as primary language can Submit English Proficiency Certificate provided by their institutes.
- Those who wish to study in Top University of Japan from overseas.
- Applicants with any nationality other than Japanese.
- Age limit is to be born on April 2, 1986, or after it
- CGPA requirement: at least 2.30 on a 3.00 scale.
The last date to apply for the Scholarship 2021 is 18th November 2020 for September 2021 Enrollment.