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  • Scholarship by the Japanese Government
    (Monbukagakusho: MEXT Scholarship Program)

    The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT; in Japanese "Monbukagakusho") of Japan offers Tanzanian students 4 types of scholarship to study at Japanese universities or colleges: Research students, Undergraduate Students, Specialized Training College Students and Japanese Studies Students.

    For scholarship in 2019, follow the instruction below for each scholarship and apply by FRIDAY 25TH MAY 2018 either by post or by hand addressed to the CULTURE SECTION of the Embassy of Japan. NO SUBMISSION REACHED THE EMBASSY AFTER 25TH MAY 2018 WILL BE ACCEPTED.
    Address of the Embassy

    Note
  • The Embassy will contact ONLY those who have passed the each selection process.

    Tentative Schedule 2018-2019
  • 25th May (Fri): Deadline for application
  • 22th June (Fri): First Interview
  • 20th July (Fri): Written Exam and Final Interview
  • 23th August(Thur): Deadline of applying to Japanese Universities for "Letter of Provisional Acceptance"(only who has passed final interview)
  • 28th September(Fri): Submitting the "Letter of Provisional Acceptance" to the Embassy
  • January - March 2019: Announcement of Final Result
  • March 2019: Orientation and Gathering with ex-MEXT scholars
  • First week of April(September/October) 2019: Departure to Japan


    1. Research Students, Undergraduate Students,

    2. Specialized Training College Students

      *4 students sent to Japan as Research Student last year

      Make sure to read the guideline thoroughly, and submit all the necessary documents appropriately. Most applicants fail because of insufficient documents. APPLICATION WITH INSUFFICIENT DOCUMENTS WILL NOT BE EXAMINED.

    3. Japanese Studies Students


    4. Recruitment will be done through the University of Dodoma (UDOM) for the students learning in Japanese language.



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    Application Forms and Guidelines

    For Research Student Scholarship

    For Undergraduate Students Scholarship

    For Specialized Training College Students Scholarship