This is to inform all interested and eligible undergraduate, masters, PhD and training studies students who wish to continue their education career through Mext Scholarship that the 2024 Mext Scholarship application is on going. All interested
Pakistanis should apply as soon as possible. Information on how to apply for the Mext Scholarship 2024 is provided in this page. In this article, we’ll also share with you the eligibility requirements, application deadline and how to apply for Mext scholarships in Japan 2024.

If you are looking to study in Japan with scholarship then read this post through because Japanese government mext scholarship 2024 will cover your tuition fee, accommodation, monthly living allowance and round airfare travel expenses from your country to Japan.

About MEXT Scholarship 2024

The MEXT Japan government scholarship is also known as the Monbukagakusho Scholarship in Japan is a very competitive scholarship program. Mext Scholarship 2024 is a Fully Funded Scholarship for International Students to Study in Japan For Free.

This scholarship is a collaboration between the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology. The fully funded MEXT research scholarship in Japan is offered for graduate and doctoral degrees. Anyone from eligible countries can apply for this fully funded scholarship in Japan. If you want to pursue postgraduate education in Japan for free, then this Japanese Government Scholarship 2024 is the best opportunity for you!

Normally the Application cycle of the MEXT Japanese Government Scholarship is announced in April.

You should note that Knowledge of Japanese Language and IELTS/TOEFL is not mandatory for this scholarship.

International students from all countries with good diplomatic relations with Japan are welcome to explore the country. MEXT also offers scholarships for Pakistani students, so hurry up and apply before the deadline. Students can apply through the Japanese embassy and consulate in their countries.


MEXT Scholarship Categories 2024:

  • MEXT undergraduate scholarship
  • MEXT research scholarship (graduate and PhD)
  • MEXT College of Technology scholarship
  • MEXT Specialized Training scholarship


MEXT Course level: 

  • Undergraduate program.
  • Graduate program.
  • Doctorate program (PhD).
  • College of Technology programs.
  • Specialized Training Programs.

Scholarship Duration:

  • Undergraduate: 4 to 5 years.
  • Graduate: 2 to 3 years.
  • Doctorate: 3 to 4 years.

Summary of Mext Scholarship 2024

  • Level of Study: Undergraduate / Masters / PhD / Training
  • Institution(s): Japanese Universities
  • Study in: Japan
  • Courses Offered: All types of courses offered in all Japanese Universities from Social Science to Engineering, Medical to Health, Arts, Humanities, etc. There are No Academic Fields Restrictions.
  • Program Period: Undergraduate: 4-5 Years, Masters: 2-3 Years, PhD: 3-4 Years
  • MEXT Scholarship Deadline: Varies from Embassy to Embassy

Mext Scholarship Benefits 2024

Below are the benefits of mext scholarship to the recipient:

  • Allowances: Monthly Stipend Allowance, Preparatory Allowance (2024 Rate)
  • Education Fees: Fees for the Entrance Examination, Tuition Fee at Universities will be paid by MEXT.
  • Traveling Expenses: Transportation to Japan: MEXT will cover your Round Airfare Travel Expenses from your Country to Japan. The Airline ticket will be an Economy-class ticket for the flight.
  • Accommodations: Residence halls for international students provided by universities.

Eligibility Requirements for MEXT Scholarship 2024

To qualify for 2024 MEXT Scholarship, candidate must fulfill all of the following requirements below:

  • Eligible Countries: All world countries
  • Applicants must have the nationality of a country that has diplomatic relations with Japan.
  • An applicant who has Japanese nationality at the time of application is not eligible.
  • For Undergraduate Students: You must be at least 17 and under 25 years of age and have completed 12 years of school education or have completed courses in a school comparable to a high school (includes prospective graduates)
  • For Masters / PhD Students: You must be under 35 years of age and a college graduate (includes prospective graduates). Or you must have completed 16 years / 18 years of education.
  • For Teacher training students: You must be under 35 years of age and a graduate of a college or teacher training college. You must have at least five years of active experience as a teacher in a primary, secondary or teacher training college in your country.
  • For Japanese Study Students: Applicants must be from 18 to 30 years old. Applicants must be enrolled as undergraduate students in faculties or schools which major in Japanese language or Japanese culture in a university outside Japan at the time when they come to Japan and must be enrolled in the home institution at the time when they return to their home countries.

Required documents for MEXT Japanese Government Scholarship 2024:

  • Mark Sheet Form (available on original website).
  • MEXT Application Form (original).
  • Attested copy of degree/hope certificate and transcripts from the last institutes/universities attended.​
  • Research Plan.
  • Abstract of theses (if applicable).
  • Attested copy of the certification of graduation (1 with original attestation).
  • Recommendation Letter from current or last university attended.
  • Recommendation letter from the present employer (if applicable).
  • English Language Proficiency Document

How to Apply for MEXT Scholarship in 2024?

Please follow the following application instructions to apply for MEXT Scholarship:

  1. Find the Japanese Embassy or Consulate of your country from here.
  2. Visit the website of Japanese Embassy of your country. Under the Education / Scholarship tab, you will find the MEXT scholarship.
  3. Download the MEXT scholarship application form and fill it.
  4. Submit the required documents (list given above) to Japanese Embassy of your country.

Mext Scholarship 2024 Deadline

The MEXT scholarship 2024 deadline for every country is different. Check your countries’ application deadline and hurry up and apply before the deadline.

Mext scholarship 2024 application form pdf

Download the pdf file of the 2024 Mext application here

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