The University of Tokyo is giving out scholarships to international students within Graduate School of Science to pursue postgraduate study at University of Tokyo, Japan. The scholarship covers a monthly stipend of 150,000 yen and will be paid into scholar’s bank account every quarterly after getting the confirmation of enrollment. The deadline for scholarship application is 30th April 2014 for October 2014 intake period.
The University of Tokyo provides international students with access to a number of financial aid options that cover various forms and purposes, including school expense exemptions, scholarships, emergency loans, and student discounts.
The Graduate School of Science has established a new scholarship called the “Graduate School of Science (GSS) Scholarship for International Students,” which provides financial support to international students for a total of five years starting from the enrollment in a master’s degree course to the end of a three-year Ph.D. course.
Only candidates who meet the following eligibility criteria should apply for this scholarship:
- Self-Supported Students with excellent grades who pass the entrance examination for the Master’s Program at the Graduate School of Science will qualify and enter the program either in April or October 2014. Priority goes to UTRIP University of Tokyo Research Internship Program participants.
- Recipients of other scholarship starting from April or October 2013 are not eligible
- There is a possibility that an applicant might be required to withdraw from this scholarship if the applicant is deemed to be the recipient of another scholarship.
- Applicant should be an international student.
Field of study
This scholarship is provided to pursue a graduate (master’s) degree program at the University of Tokyo, Japan.
What the scholarship covers
The scholarship covers a monthly stipend of 150,000 yen and will be paid into scholar’s bank account every quarterly after getting the confirmation of enrollment.
How to apply
Application for scholarship should be sent together with application for a master’s program to the Graduate School Office. Click here for more information on how to apply.
Scholarship Application Deadline
The deadline for scholarship application is 30th April 2014 for October 2014 intake period.