MEXT (UR) Scholarship for International Students 2023 at Ritsumeikan Asian Pacific University
Great news for international students! The MEXT (UR) Scholarship at Ritsumeikan Asian Pacific University (APU) is now accepting applications for the 2023 – 2024 academic session. If you’re qualified and eager to pursue a degree at the university, this is your chance! Don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity to study at APU with the MEXT (UR) Scholarship. Apply now!
The Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology (MEXT) is offering Undergraduate and postgraduate scholarships to international students. Their goal is to boost global competitiveness and encourage vibrant exchanges among international students at Japanese universities. So, if you’re dreaming of studying in Japan, this is your chance to shine! Apply for the MEXT scholarship and embark on an exciting educational journey.
Ritsumeikan Asian Pacific University (APU) is a private university in Beppu, Japan, founded in 2000 by the Ritsumeikan Trust. It offers a unique international and bilingual education, promoting cross-cultural understanding and global perspectives. APU focuses on developing socially responsible graduates who can contribute to the Asia-Pacific region and the world. The university attracts students from diverse backgrounds and emphasizes sustainable development and international cooperation.
Scholarship Sponsor(s): Japanese Government
Host Institution(s): Ritsumeikan Asian Pacific University (APU)
Scholarship Worth: Fully-Funded
Number of Awards: Several
Nationality: All Nationalities
Requirements and eligibility criteria for MEXT (UR) Scholarship for International Students 2023 at Ritsumeikan Asian Pacific University:
- Intend to study abroad in Japan from overseas.
- Be a national of a MEXT-designated country.
- Be born on or after April 2, 1989.
- Have achieved a GPA of at least 2.30 on a 3.00 scale at your most recent university.
- Not serving on active military duty or employed by the military during the application period.
- Must be able to arrive in Japan during the stipulated arrival period by APU.
- Cannot have received a MEXT scholarship in the past unless having more than 3 years of educational research experience after the final payment of the previous MEXT scholarship award.
- Cannot be applying for another MEXT scholarship.
- Cannot receive a scholarship from another organization while studying at APU.
- Must have “student” as their status of residence (visa status) in Japan.
- The English Proficiency Test Score must be valid, taken on or after March 23, 2022.
- Note: Applicants should carefully review these requirements to ensure their eligibility for the MEXT scholarship at APU.
Application Procedure for MEXT (UR) Scholarship for International Students 2023 at Ritsumeikan Asian Pacific University (How to apply);
- Submit the APU application by November 15, 2023, for enrollment in September 2024. No additional documents are needed for scholarship consideration.
- APU reviews application materials and identifies exceptional candidates for MEXT recommendation.
- Selected applicants receive notifications along with their final APU application results.
- The chosen candidates complete and submit additional MEXT application documents to APU.
- The ultimate scholarship results are determined by MEXT.
Follow these steps to seize the opportunity for the MEXT (UR) Scholarship at APU!
Application Deadline: November 15, 2023
For more information visit the official website