【Open】Japanese Government Scholarship for 2021 (Research Students)

2020/6/1

Research Students

The Embassy of Japan in Timor-Leste welcomes applications for scholarship from nationals of Timor-Leste who wish to study as "Research Students" in Japan. Research students enroll in a master course, a doctor course, or non-degree research activities at various institutions. 

Outline of the Scholarship:

■Duration  
 * 2 years (includes 6 months preparatory study).
 * Extension may be possible if you proceed to a further degree course.

■Eligibility 
 * Degree: Bachelor’s Degree or higher
 * Age: must have been born on or after April 2, 1986
 
■Nationality:
 * Must be Timorese

Application Deadline:

05:30 PM on Friday, AUGUST 14, 2020

Submit Applications to:

Please submit hard copies of applications to Embassy of Japan in Timor-Leste at Address Below.
 
■Address:
 MEXT Scholarship Application (Research Students) 
 Embassy of Japan in Timor-Leste
 Avenida de Portugal, Dili

Application Form and Selection process:

■Application Form
-Application form for Research Students, guideline and other necessary documents can be downloaded .
-Please read carefully the Application Guideline and Document Checklist before submitting the documents.
-Noticed that imcomplete applications will be automatically disqualified. 
-Certificate of Health can be submitted after candidates passed the document screening.

 
■Past Examination Questions:
Past examination questions can be found from the link for your reference.
 
■Selection Process:
1. Documents Screening   (August)     
*ONLY shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further steps*
2. Written Examinations (Japanese and English)  (August)
3. Interviews  (September)
4. Screening by MEXT( Final Result notification in June, 2021)
(The selection schedule is subject to change)


■Contact
If you have any questions, please contact:

Embassy of Japan in Timor-Leste
Tel: 332-3131 
Email: jpemb.pr.tl@di.mofa.go.jp