Application and Selection of MEXT Scholarship
There are two categories of applying for MEXT scholarship. One is the category where MEXT will accept applications from abroad. The other one is the category where MEXT will accept applications from the current international students of Kagoshima University.
１．Application from abroad
Application and selection are conducted at the Japanese Embassies or Consulates of respective countries.
Kagoshima University recommends the international students newly coming from overseas to MEXT as candidates of MEXT Scholarship Students. In principle, the applicants shall be from the universities which Kagoshima University has academic exchange with.
２．Application from the current international students (Domestic Selection)
The current privately financed international students can apply for MEXT scholarship through Kagoshima University.
|Application from abroad||Domestic Selection|
|Embassy Recommendation||University Recommendation|
|Research Students||March to May||
(general admission quota)November to January
(＊the PGP admission quota)November to February
|October to November|
|Teacher Training Students||January to February||Ｘ||Ｘ|
|Undergraduate Students||March to May||Ｘ||Ｘ|
|Japanese Studies Students||January to February||January to February||Ｘ|
＊PGP stands for the International Priority Graduate Programs.
※ For details, please refer to MEXT's website.