Scholarships, Exchange and Study Programs

Embassy of Japan in Estonia offers Japanese Government (Monbukagakusho: MEXT) Scholarships, various programs of The Japan Foundation and other exchange or study programs. These programs give the opportunity for the citizens of Estonia to travel to Japan for short or long term study tours, to receive an education or carry out research in Japanese universities.
The main objective of these educational and exchange programs is to foster mutual understanding between Japanese and Estonians, to encourage better understanding of Japan and understanding of the benefits of international cooperation.We encourage you to participate actively in all these programs!

MEXT (The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (文部科学省 Monbu-kagaku-shō)) Scholarship Programs

The Embassy of Japan announces that application to the following scholarships is now open:
Research Student Scholarship
Undergraduate Scholarship
Specialized Training College Scholarship
College of Technology Scholarship
Application deadline for all scholarships: June 5, 2023 (Monday)
Fully completed original documents should be submitted to the Embassy by this date.
Please read the Application Guidelines carefully before applying.
Those who have passed the first screening will be contacted individually.
Information on scholarships and application forms:

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