VIED Scholarship Program: For Admission in October 2016
Kanazawa University has concluded a Memorandum of Understanding with MOET-VIED on accepting students through Vietnam 911 and other VIED scholarship projects. This is a unique program which offers fee waiver, simplified application and selection process, and other services.
The application is open to the scholarship candidates of VIED scholarship. The program targets those who wish to pursue a Master’s or Doctoral degree at KU. The program runs for 24, 36, or 48 months, depending on the desired degree and the field of study. Applicants will be selected and matched with academic adviser by the graduate schools at KU, then undergo the final selection by the academic adviser. Upon successfully completing all processes, applicants will be admitted to KU as graduate students sponsored by VIED scholarship.
We are sure that the postgraduate study at KU will stimulate your academic ability and expand your horizons. We look forward to receiving your application and hope to welcome you to our beautiful university.
This information is only for October 2016 admission. If you plan to apply for the admission in April 2017, please wait until the next call for application. We will schedule and arrange the Call for Application for April 2017 in the months to come. This homepage will be updated accordingly at that time.
Deadline: February 12, 2016
After you submit the Online Application Form, you will receive an automated reply to the registered e-mail address. The reply message will contain important instructions and links to other application documents. Please follow the instructions carefully.
5. Required Documents
Deadline for Document Submission: February 26, 2016
Required documents are listed below as well as in the automated reply e-mail. Prepare the documents and submit them by the deadline, as e-mail attachments.
- Diploma for Bachelor’s Degree
- Diploma for Master’s Degree
- Official Transcript for Undergraduate Course Work
- Official Transcript for Master’s Course Work
- Letter of Recommendation from VIED (NOT Award Letter)
- Abstract of Master’s Thesis or Another Work of Equivalent Volume and Quality
- Proof of English Proficiency
- Proof of Japanese Proficiency (optional; only if you plan to do your study in Japanese language)
- Kanazawa University International Exchange Student Inquiry Form (Including Research Proposal)
- Research Performance Questionnaire
[②, ④, and ⑥ are only for those who wish to enroll into doctoral program.]
Download links for the Inquiry Form [⑨] and Questionnaire [⑩] appear in the e-mail message you will receive after submitting the online application.
December 25, 2015 to February 12, 2016
Vietnamese scholarship candidates can register online for application to October 2016 Admission to Kanazawa University.
February 26, 2016
Deadline for submitting required documents to Kanazawa University.
Early March to late April, 2016
Kanazawa University will screen and match the applicants. Also, there will be an interview by the academic adviser. Those who are successfully selected and pass the interview will be issued a LOA.
From July, 2016
Preparations to come to Japan in October.
7. Contact Information
If you have questions or wish to submit required documents…
Kanazawa University Website
General Information for International Students
Mailing Address for International Postal Mail
Address: Global Affairs Support Office, Kanazawa University
Kakuma-machi, Kanazawa, Ishikawa 920-1192,JAPAN
Tel: +81-76-264-5241, 5242