Study in Japan

2024/4/14

1. Related Info & Archives

 April 14, 2024
APPLICATION FOR MEXT SCHOLARSHIP UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS/ COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY STUDENTS FOR 2025 is OPEN !!  The application deadline is until 16 May at 2 PM.
Japanese Government (MONBUKAGAKUSHO:MEXT) Scholarship for 2025 (Undergraduate Students)
Japanese Government (MONBUKAGAKUSHO:MEXT) Scholarship for 2025 (College of Technology Students)

 April 2, 2024
APPLICATION FOR MEXT SCHOLARSHIP RESEARCH STUDENTS FOR 2025 is OPEN !!  The application deadline is until 2 May at 2 PM.
Japanese Government (MONBUKAGAKUSHO:MEXT) Scholarship for 2025 (Research Students)

 

2. General Information about Japanese Government (MONBUKAGAKUSHO:MEXT) Scholarship

Information for international student from Study in Japan Youtube Channel
MEXT Scholarship Information https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wz6xYHiSpB8
Over view of Study in Japan https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DW6ISGGbv_s

Q&A for Japanese Government (MONBUKAGAKUSHO:MEXT) Scholarship
https://www.eg.emb-japan.go.jp/e/study/questions.htm


General Information Japanese Government (MONBUKAGAKUSHO:MEXT) Scholarship (Arabic)
معلومات عامة عن المنح الدراسية لوزارة التعليم والثقافة والرياضة والعلوم والتكنولوجيا اليابانية MEXT

Study in Japan Website
https://www.studyinjapan.go.jp/en/planning/about-scholarship/

Japan Student Service Organization (JASSO) Website
https://www.jasso.go.jp/en/index.html

3. Japanese Government (Monbukagakusho:MEXT) Scholarship Embassy Recommendation

(1) Research Students [ Click here for further details ]
  
Eligibility: Egyptian Nationality. You must be under 35 years of age. You must be graduated from a university until traveling to Japan. You must have completed 16 years of schooling. 
Please refer the past application information from above mentioned in this page.
 
(2) Undergraduate Students
 
Eligibility: Egyptian Nationality. You must be under 25 years of age and have completed 12 years of school education, or have completed studies in school equivalent to a Japanese high school (including prospective graduates).
Please refer the past application information from above mentioned in this page.
 
(3) College of Technology Students
 
Eligibility: Egyptian Nationality. You must be under 25 years of age, and have completed 11 years of school education, or have completed studies in school equivalent to a Japanese high school (including prospective graduates).
Please refer the past application information from above mentioned in this page.
 
(4) Teacher Training Students

Application should be made through the Ministry of Education, Egypt. For details, please inquire to the Ministry of Education, Egypt.
Applicants must be graduates of universities or teacher training schools, and have worked as teachers in primary, preparatory or secondary schools in their home countries for at least 5 years.
 

(5) Japanese Studies Students

The Applicants must be Egyptian undergraduate students who are majoring in Japanese language or Japanese study. This scholarships are offered only for students enrolled in the following departments and universities. For application details, please inquire to the universities.:
   (a) Department of Japanese Language & Japanese Literature, Faculty of Arts, Cairo University
   (b) Department of Japanese Language, Faculty of Al-Alsun, Ain Shams University
   (c) Department of Japanese Languages & Translation, Faculty of Foreign Language, Misr University for Science and Technology
   (d) Department of Japanese Languages, Faculty of Foreign Language, Aswan University
   (e) Department of Japanese Languages, Faculty of Foreign Language, Banha University
   (f) Department of Japanese Languages, Faculty of Language & Translation, Ahram Canadian University
   (g) Department of Japanese Languages, Faculty of Language & Translation, Al Azhar University


Outline of Schedules for the Scholarship Programs conducted by the Embassy of Japan in Egypt
*The selection schedules are subject to change or the cancellation without prior notice depending on the situation of the spread of COVID-19.
 

 

(1). Call for Applications (posted on this page)

(2). Application Deadline (Submit to the Embassy)  

(3). Documents Screening condacted by the Embassy

(4). Written Exams

(5). Interviews

(6). Result Announcement

(7). Second Screening by MEXT                               

(8). Final Result Announcement

(9). Orientation at the Embassy in Egypt             

(10). Departure to Japan                      

(1).
Research Students

April

May

May and June

June

July

July

From September to January

After January

February or August

1st-7th April or September/
October

(2). Undergraduate Students

April

May

May and June

June

July

July

From September to November

November

February

1st-7th April 

(3).
College of Technology Students

April

May

May and June

June

July

July

From September to November

November

February

1st-7th April 

(4).
Teacher Training Students

January

February

March

February

February

March

From March to August

August

September

September/October

(5).
Japanese Studies Students

January

February

March

February

February

March

From March to August

August

September

September/October


 

4. Advisors for Study in Japan

Schedule of Study-in-Japan Advisors   May 2024

For inquiries regarding studying in Japan, please contact to the following advisors. The advisors are available only at the appointed day and time as shown in the schedule below.
<Scholarship Advisors Contact Number> 
Dr. Said: +20 155 099 8372    Dr. Lina: +20 109 972 2859

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Fri Sat
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 Dr. Said
10:00-17:30
2 3
 
4
Dr. Said
10:00-15:00
5
Dr. Said
9:00-16:30
6
Dr. Said
9:00-14:00
7 8 9
10
 
11
 
12
 
13
Dr. Lina
16:00-21:00
14
Dr. Lina
13:00-23:00
15
Dr. Lina
13:00-23:00
16
 
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Others

Consular service at the Embassy for those who came back from study in Japan
https://www.eg.emb-japan.go.jp/itpr_ja/re_certificates.html

J-MENA
J-MENA Study in Japan Global Network Project in Middle East and North Africa) aims to double the number of students from MENA region in 5 years ahead. Kyushu University runs the project funded by the Japanese government.
English Page https://jmena.jp/   Arabic Page https://jmena.jp/ar/


Post-Doctoral Fellowships 
 
  Japan Foundation [Japanese Studies Fellowships]https://www.jpf.go.jp/e/index.html 
     Japan Foundation Cairo Office
       Tel: 02-27949431/9719 
​               E-mail: info_JFC@jpf.go.jp
 
  JSPS (Japan Society for the Promotion of Science)
            Research Fellowship  
https://www.jsps.go.jp/english/index.html 
      JSPS Cairo Office https://jspscairo.com/en/
      Tel: 02-27363752 
  

Japanese language course 

  The Japan Foundation Cairo Office 
           https://www.jpf.go.jp/e/policy/official_accounts.html#ca
               https://www.facebook.com/jfcairo l 
           Tel: 02-27949431/9719
              E-mail: info_JFC@jpf.go.jp           


Youtube video of Elementary school in Japan 
Japanese-style education -One day of elementary school students in Japan-