University of Tokyo International Student Special Scholarship Program, Japan

Publish Date: Apr 21, 2016

Deadline: Apr 30, 2016

University of Tokyo International Student Special Scholarship Program

The purpose of this scholarship is twofold: to financially support Self-Supported International Students whose academic performance is outstanding and to increase the number of students from abroad.

Qualifications for Applicants

Self-Supported Students with excellent grades who pass the entrance examination for the Ph.D Program at the Graduate School of Science will qualify (however, not eligible if claiming tuition fee exemption) and enter the program in September 2016. Applicants who are already in Japan are not eligible to apply. Recipients of other scholarship as of September 2016 are not eligible. An applicant will be required to withdraw from this scholarship if the applicant is deemed to be the recipient of another scholarship.

Application Procedure

Applicants should submit the application documents (section 8) to the Graduate School Office at the time of their Graduate School application for admission to the Ph.D Program.

Mailing Address:

Graduate School Office

Graduate School of Science, the University of Tokyo

Room 105, Faculty of Science Bldg. 1

7-3-1, Hongo Bunkyo-ku Tokyo 113-0033 JAPAN

Application Documents

  • The University of Tokyo Fellowship Application Form・・・・1 original copy
  • One letter of recommendation to the University of Tokyo Fellowship, from the faculty of your college or university ・・・・・・・1 original copy

Nomination of Candidate

Based on the submitted documents (section 8) the Selection Committee will select and nominate the candidate to the Dean. 

Selection and Result

The recipient will be decided by the Dean based on the nomination from the Selection Committee. The notification will be sent to the applicant by postal mail after the result for the Ph.D Program has been sent.

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