If you are interested in pursuing your higher education in Japan, then you have an excellent opportunity to apply for the international scholarships offered by the Government of Japan. Aspirants from all over the globe are eligible to apply for this fund.
The aim of this program is to provide students with the support they need to accomplish their higher and quality education. The scholarship is open for studying bachelor, masters and PhD degree program at Tottori University.
National University Corporation Tottori University is a national university in Japan. The main campus is located in Koyamachō-Minami, Tottori City, Tottori Prefecture. Tottori university ranked 30th of Japan’s top 300 universities in 2014 in the ranking “Truly Strong Universities” by Toyo Keizai. In another ranking, the university ranked 44th in Japan in the ranking by University Ranking by Academic Performance among 730 universities in 2013-2014.
Career Opportunities at Tottori University
Tottori University promotes cutting-edge research that contributes to solving global and social issues. It provides candidates excellent career opportunities in any of their chosen fields. It gives practical learning and activities to develop student’s skills. It offers broad knowledge, teaches and research deeply into specialized subjects.
To be eligible for these scholarships, students must have t meet the following eligibility criteria:
- The applicant must be an international student.
- International students currently studying in Japanese universities and outside are eligible to apply for the scholarship.
- The candidates must have to accept the offer from Tottori University.
- Candidates must be intended to apply for the undergraduate masters and doctoral degree program.
To apply for the scholarship successfully, the students must be familiar with Japanese or English languages.
Benefits of the Program
There are various awards available for international students.
- Non-degree students -143,000 yen
- Master’s course – 144,000 yen
- Doctor’s course – 145,000 yen
How to Apply
If you want to be involved in this studentship program, then you are required to be enrolled in the Master’s course and Doctor’s course at the Tottori University. You can apply for admission at the university at Academic Affairs Section of Tottori University faculty, through your expected academic supervisor.
To take admission at the university, candidates need to hold their previous degree certificates. Bachelor degree candidates are required to hold their high school degree certificate, Master’s degree candidate needs to hold their bachelor degree certificate and PhD degree candidate needs to hold their Master’s degree certificates. Candidates are also suggested to check the admission guidelines.
Please hold the required documents before applying to the scholarship. These documents are:
- Completed scholarship application form
- Copy of passport/ID
- Copies of transcripts/diplomas
- Statement of Purpose/Letter of motivation
- Letter of recommendation
- The CV (Curriculum Vitae)
- Standardized test scores
Application Deadline: January to March