Japanese Government MEXT Scholarship for Malaysian Students 2021 announced by the Embassy of Japan in Malaysia. Now nationals of Malaysia can pursue their studies in Japan on a fully-funded Scholarship. 

MEXT Scholarships for Malaysian students 2021 is a fully-funded international scholarship program and welcomes students for both undergraduate, Masters, and PhD Programs. The tenure of the undergraduate program is 5 years and after graduation, if the grantee would be able to admission for a Master’s, his/her scholarship would be extended for 2 years. The duration of MEXT Scholarships for Master’s students is 2-3 years. 

MEXT Japanese Government Scholarship – Embassy Recommendation is available in almost any academic field. The MEXT scholarship recipients will be studying in top universities in Japan.

Students must apply through the Japan Embassy in Malaysia. There is no application fee. IELTS/TOEFL is not required for this scholarship program. You also don’t need prior knowledge of the Japanese language. 

Japanese Government MEXT Scholarship for Malaysian Students: 

Host Country:

  • Japan

Funded By:

Degree Level:

  • Undergraduate 
  • Masters
  • PhD

Domains of Study:

MEXT Undergraduate Degree Programs:

Social Sciences and Humanities

  • Law
  • Politics
  • Economics
  • Business Administration
  • Pedagogy
  • Sociology
  • Literature
  • History
  • Finance
  • Japanese Language

Natural Sciences  | Group – A

  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Electronic
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Information Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Naval Architecture
  • Agriculture Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Architecture
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Applied Chemistry
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Industrial Chemistry
  • Textile Engineering
  • Metallurgical Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
  • Mercantile Marine
  • Biotechnology

Natural Sciences  | Group – B

  • Agriculture
  • Agricultural Chemistry
  • Animal Science
  • Veterinary Medicine
  • Forestry
  • Food Science
  • Fisheries
  • Pharmacy
  • Hygienic
  • Nursing
  • Biology

Natural Sciences  | Group – C

  • Medicine and Dentistry

MEXT Master’s Degree Programs:

Humanities and Social Sciences:

  • Literature
  • History
  • Aesthetics
  • Laws
  • Politics
  • Economics
  • Commerce
  • Pedagogy
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Music
  • Fine Arts
  • Business Administration

Natural Sciences:

  • Pure science
  • Biomedical Eng, Civil Eng, Environmental Eng
  • Agriculture
  • Fisheries
  • Pharmacology
  • Medicine
  • Dentistry
  • Home Economics & etc.

Duration Of The MEXT Scholarship 2021:

  • MEXT Undergraduate Scholarship Duration: 5 Years but 7 years for Medicine and Dentistry
  • MEXT Master’s Scholarship Duration: 2-3 Years
  • MEXT PhD Scholarship Duration: 3-4 Years

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Benefits Of The MEXT Scholarships For Malaysian Students:

MEXT Undergraduate Scholarship Benefits

  • Full Tuition fees 
  • Monthly Allowance (¥ 117,000 / month)
  • Return Air Ticket
  • Free Student Visa

MEXT Research Scholarship (MS & Ph.D) Benefits:

  • Full Tuition Fee
  • Monthly Allowance (¥ 143,000 / month)  
  • Return Air Ticket
  • Free student visa

Eligibility Criteria For Bachelor’s Program:

  • Must be Medically Fit
  • Malaysian Nationality
  • Candidate must be from 17 to 25 years 
  • Candidate should have completed SPM or UEC with at least eleven (11) years of formal education.
  • Candidate must be willing to learn the Japanese language

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Eligibility Criteria For Master’s Program:

  • Must be Medically Fit
  • Malaysian Nationality
  • Candidate must be under 35 years
  • Bachelor’s degree with at least CGPA of 3.40 out of 4.0
  • Must have a good command on either English or Japanese
  • Candidate must be willing to learn the Japanese language
  • Area of must same or relevant to the previous academic record.

What is the Procedure to Apply For MEXT Scholarship 2021 in Japan?

  • The Embassy of Japan in Malaysia is organizing the MEXT Scholarship program for Malaysian students.  Visit the official website to choose the application form.
  • For more information and guidelines about the scholarship and application forms visit the Embassy of Japan in Malaysia’s official website.

Application Deadline: 

  • The last date to apply for the Japanese Government MEXT Scholarship for Malaysian Students 2021 is 12th June 2020.

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