Japan Government Scholarship – Young Leaders’ Programme

| August 3, 2012 | 0 Comments


The Japanese Government is offering scholarships to Malaysians under 40, who are interested in pursuing master’s degree courses in Japan under the Young Leaders’ Program (YLP), beginning next year.

The Young Leaders’ Program ?YLP? aims to contribute to the fostering of future national leaders in Asian and other countries. In addition, while deepening the participants’ understanding about Japan, it should help form a network among national leaders, contributing to the establishment of friendly relationships and improved policy planning activities among Asian and other countries, including Japan.

The YLP is one of the Japanese Government  Monbukagakusho MEXT Scholarship Student systems. MEXT= The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology

Japan Government Scholarship – Young Leaders’ Programme Details
Scholarship Criteria
Field of Study Five courses were available under the YLP as follows :

  • Business Administration,
  • Law,
  • School of Government,
  • School of Local Governance and Medical Administration.
Scholarship Package Students will receive a monthly allowance of about 242,000 yen (RM9,692.75), with fees for entrance examination, matriculation and tuition at the universities exempted, and a round-trip airplane ticket provided.
How To Apply August ~ September Submit application form to respective Recommending Authorities by due date.
February (following year) Interview. Only successful candidates will be notified to attend the interview.
May~June Notification of final result.
September or October Depart to Japan.
(1) Applications must be submitted to the respective Recommending Authorities. Late submissions will not be entertained no matter what reasons are given.
(2) Applications without sufficient documents (stated in the guidelines) will not be considered.
(3) Submitted application forms and documents will not be returned, whatever reasons given.
(4) The decision on successful candidates made by the Embassy of Japan is final. Any queries on the final decision will not be entertained.
Closing Date 21 September 2012

Incoming search terms:

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Category: Business Admin, Government, Japan, Laws, Master Degree

Comments (0)

Trackback URL | Comments RSS Feed

There are no comments yet. Why not be the first to speak your mind.

Leave a Reply

Spam Protection by WP-SpamFree