Japanese Government Fellowships for Research/Masters Course/Ph.D. course

Research Fellowship (Postdoc) Program 2020 in Japan : Researchersjob

Designation/Position- Japanese Government Fellowships

Japanese government  invites application for Japanese Government Fellowships for Research/Masters Course/Ph.D. course from eligible and interested candidates

About- The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology (MEXT) of Japan offers scholarships to international students who wish to study in graduate courses at Japanese universities as Research Students (either regular students or non-regular students) under the Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship Program.

Research/Job Area- 

(A)Japan related Humanities (B)Japan related Social Science (C)Mathematical Science (D)Physics (E)Chemistry and Chemical Engineering (F)Biology and Biotechnology (G)Agriculture and Fishery (H)Environmental Science (I)Pharmaceutical Science (J)Geology and Geoinformatics (K)Civil Engineering (L) Architecture (M)Material Science / Engineering (N)Electrical Engineering (O)Electronics & Communications Engineering (P)Mechanical Engineering (Q)Aerospace Engineering (R)Robotics (S)Information Technology (T)Sports Science

Location- Japan

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In addition to the Qualifications and Conditions listed in the Guidelines, the following would apply:
1.For Research Student / Master’s course / Doctoral course (first phase)
achelor’s Degree in the relevant field with minimum 65% marks. The candidates should obtain their mark sheet and degree on or before 30th September 2021 for the October 2021 batch.

2. Doctoral course (second phase)
Master’s degree in the relevant field with minimum 65% marks. Candidates should have practical research/teaching/work experience after obtaining the prescribed qualification on or before 30th September 2021 for the October 2021 batch.
AgeUnder 35 years old (Applicants, in principle, must have been born on or after April 2, 1986)

Job/Position Description- 

Non-regular students:
The scholarship period will last from September or October 2021 until the end of March 2023.

Regular students enrolled in master’s, doctoral, or professional graduate courses:
Regardless of the date of arrival, the scholarship period shall be the necessary period for the completion of the respective regular course (hereinafter referred to as “the standard period of study”. See “13. ACADEMIC PATHWAY FOR RESEARCH STUDENTS” for the standard period of study for each course).

Stipend1.Students receiving the preparatory education and non-regular students: 143,000 yen (Approx. Rs.101,418) per month
2. Regular students enrolled in master’s or professional degree courses: 144,000 yen (Approx. Rs.102,127) per month
3. Regular students enrolled in doctoral courses: 145,000 yen (Approx. Rs.102, 836) per month.
Education feesExempted

How to Apply- 

The document examination will be conducted only on the following preliminary application form. If you wish to apply, please e-mail this form by July 9. Please note that the file should not exceed 200 KB when applicants send their preliminary application form to us. 

Also, only applications received by the following email id will be considered as submitted.

The Preliminary Application Form
Email: [email protected] (For submission of applications only)

In addition, the application documents described in the guidelines are required to be submitted by the person who has passed the document examination.

For Contact- 

Mr. S. Sinha, Ms. Anshula
Japan Information Centre (JIC),
Embassy of Japan,
50-G, Shantipath, Chanakyapuri,
New Delhi – 110021.
Tel:99530-18030 (Mr, Sinha)
Email:[email protected] (Ms. Anshula) (For inquiry only, not for submission of applications.)
Please also mention your telephone number, with area code, while sending your query by email.

Last Date for Apply– 9 July 2020

See Position Details-

Official Website-

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