Information about MEXT Scholarship application for Chinese and Taiwanese Students


1. For students with Chinese citizenship

Application will be made through Ministry of Education of the People's Republic of China. Please consult with the university in China you are currently registered.


For those who passed the First Screening at the Embassy of Japan in China and wish to enroll to our graduate program in Japanese need to submit the official test scores of Japanese-Language Proficiency Test (N1) as one of the application materials. For further information, please visit the Japanese version of this page.


For those who passed the First Screening at the Embassy of Japan in China and completed the application for International Program in Economics (*UTIPE) Master’s program by July 31, 2023 may apply for the MEXT scholarship for Chinese students. Please enter the web link below and select【2】UTIPE master’s program.


Web Link: Japanese Government(MEXT) Scholarship Web Entry System

Application deadline: 17:00 on August 25, 2023 (JST)


* UTIPE program is a degree program in English for graduate level where Microeconomics, Macroeconomics and Econometrics are comprised as core courses. Please note UTIPE does not accept non-degree research students and UTIPE doctoral program is only open to those who will advance from UTIPE master's program.


2. For students with Taiwanese citizenship

Scholarship offered by Japan-Taiwan Exchange Association is available for a student with Taiwanese citizenship.

Students who pursue to enroll to our master's/doctoral program (except UTIPE* program) are required to have proficiency in Japanese and because of that the application guidelines are provided only in Japanese.



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