Scholarships for Students of Special Course in Agricultural Sciences

 

Scholarships for Students of Special Course in Agricultural Sciences

*As the admission guideline of the GSA, applicants must 1) completed 16 years of school education, 2) hold an undergraduate degree to enroll Master’s course and a Master’s degree to enroll doctoral course, and 3) have adequate English proficiency, both in written and oral communication.

The International Priority Graduate Programs (PGP)   by Monbukagakusyo (MEXT)

Number of recipient/ Year

5  for Master’s, 5 for Ph.D./ year
Duration 2  years for Master’s and 3 years for Ph.D.
Stipends Tuition
One round trip from and to home country
Living allowance: 144,000JPY/  month (Masters), 145,000JPY/ month (Ph.D.)

Must check points for eligibility of this scholarship

1.  Its priority allocations are the following 12 countries: Turkey, Laos, Cambodia, Myanmar, Bangladesh, India, Russia, Nigeria, Kenya, Tanzania, Mozambique and South Africa

2.  Under 35 years old

3.  Hold GPA 2.3 out of 3.0 or higher

4.  Newly   enter Japan for the purpose of study upon receipt of the scholarship.

Application   period In December
Application   procedure Apply   to GSA and selected number of applicants will be recommended to Kyoto U then to the MEXT
Enrollment Every October
HP of the scholarship http://www.studyjapan.go.jp/en/prog/prog01e.html
Asia Development Bank: ADB-JSP Scholarship

Number of recipient/ Year

About 1-2 Master’s students
Duration 2 years for Master’s course
Stipends Tuition
Travel expenses to Japan upon arrival and for departure
Living allowance:  144,000JPY/  month
Medical/ accident insurance

Must check points for eligibility of this scholarship

1.   Be a national of an ADB borrowing member country.2.  Possess a bachelor’s degree or its equivalent including a superior academic   record.

3.  Have at   least two years of full-time professional working experience.

4.   Proficiency in oral and written English communication skills to be able to     pursue studies.

5.   Not be more than 35 years old at the time of application.

6.   Agree to return to his/her home country after completion of studies under the   Program.

Eligibility check ADB scholarship has specific requirements for the applicants.    In order to make sure that you are eligible to the scholarship or not,   fill in the check sheet below and send back to the Student Affairs Office.  We could check your record in advance. ADB Check Sheet

Send to: agrig30*adm.kais.kyoto-u.ac.jp

(please change “*” to “@”)

Application   period At the time of application for the “Special Course in Agricultural Sciences”
Application   procedure ADB applicants must gain admission to the “Special Course in Agricultural   Sciences” first. Then, a few students will be recommended to ADB by GSA.Admission for the “Special Course in Agricultural Sciences”:

http://www.kais.kyoto-u.ac.jp/english/global30/sp_course_dtl03-2/

Enrollment Every October
HP of the scholarship http://www.adb.org/site/careers/japan-scholarship-program/main
JICA PEACE Project

Number of recipient/ Year

About 2 for Master’s*If it is necessary, start from Research Student (Non degree)
Duration 2 years for Master’s and 2.5 years if start from Research Student
Stipends Tuition
Travel expenses
Living allowance:  152,000-155,000JPY/   month
Moving support 210,000-310,000JPY

Must check points for eligibility of this scholarship

1.Citizens of Afghanistan2.Between 22 and 39 years old

3.A civil servant (permanent/contract basis) from target ministries or

a faculty member (permanent) in the Universities under the Ministry of

Higher Education.

4. Having at least 6 months working experience in current

organization

5.Clearly understand the objective of this program and have a strong will to contribute to the industrial development of their country while broadening and   strengthening the linkage between their country and Japan

6. Not Military personnel

Application   period Please check from PEACE project HP by JICE
Application   procedure For   PEACE project, application is managed and send to GSA by JICA.  Please check PEACE project’s HP by JICE
Enrollment Every October
HP of the scholarship http://sv2.jice.org/afghanistan_peace/application/
JICA ABE Initiative

Number of recipient/ Year

Up   to 7 for Master’s*If it is necessary, start from Research Student (Non degree)
Duration 2 years for Master’s and 2.5 years if start from Research Student
Stipends Tuition
Travel expenses
Living allowance:  152,000-155,000JPY/   month
Moving support 210,000-310,000JPY

Must check points for eligibility of this scholarship

1.Citizens of one of the 54 African countries2.Between 22 and 39 years old

3.Applicants from government sectors/ educators who have both of the following:

-At least 6 months working experience at their current organization

-Permission from their current organization to apply

4.Clearly understand the objective of this program and have a strong will to contribute   to the industrial development of their country while broadening and   strengthening the linkage between their country and Japan

5. Not   Military personnel

Application   period Please check from ABE Initiative HP by JICA
Application   procedure For ABE Initiative, application is managed and send to GSA by JICA.  Please check the ABE Initiative’s HP by   JICA
Enrollment Every October
HP of the scholarship http://www.jica.go.jp/english/countries/africa/internship.html