MEXT Undergraduate Scholarship 2021 is one of the best scholarship programs for Pakistani Students. The selected students will be studying in top universities in Japan under the Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship Program.

MEXT is a fully-funded Japan Government Scholarship for Pakistani students. It is one of the highly paid bachelor’s scholarships for international students. Soon the Japanese Government will announce postgraduate scholarships for Pakistani students under the MEXT Research Scholarship program. 

Why Study in Japan? Japan is one of the most developed countries in the world and one of the most advanced educational systems in the world. You can apply for Japnese scholarships without IELTS/TOEFL. You don’t need to have a Knowledge of Japanese Language.

Those who are interested in this international scholarship, must apply through the Embassy of Japan in Pakistan. Scholarships are available almost in all academic fields offered by the universities in Japan. 

MEXT Undergraduate Scholarship 2021:

Host Country:

  • Japan

Offered By:

  • The scholarship is offered by MEXT Japan (The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology)

Degree Level:

  • Undergraduate Degree Program

Duration of the Scholarship:

  • 4-5 Years 

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Fields of Study:

Those who are applying for undergraduate programs must choose a field of study and major from the following fields of study. Students can also enter their first, 2nd, and 3rd choice. 

Social Sciences and Humanities – A:

  • Law
  • Politics
  • Pedagogy
  • Sociology
  • Literature
  • History
  • Japanese Language

Social Sciences and Humanities – B:

  • Economics
  • Business Administration

Natural Sciences – A:

  • Science
    • Mathematics
    • Physics
    • Chemistry)
  • Electric and Electronic Studies
    • Electronics
    • Electrical Engineering
    • Information Engineering)
  • Mechanical Studies
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Naval Architecture
  • Civil Engineering and Architecture
    • Civil Engineering
    • Architecture
    • Environmental Engineering
  • Chemical Studies
    • Applied Chemistry
    • Chemical Engineering
  • Industrial Chemistry
  • Textile Engineering
  • Other Fields
    • Metallurgical Engineering
    • Mining Engineering
    • Maritime Engineering
    • Biotechnology

Natural Science – B:

  • Agricultural Studies
    • Agriculture
    • Agricultural Chemistry
    • Agricultural Engineering
    • Animal Science
    • Veterinary Medicine
    • Forestry
    • Food Science
    • Fisheries)
  • Hygienic Studies
    • Pharmacy
    • Hygienics
    • Nursing
  • Science
    • Biology

Natural Science – C:

  • Medicine, Dentistry

Scholarship Value:

The MEXT Undergraduate 2021 scholarship is a fully-funded international scholarship program. It will cover the following expenses.

  • Education Fees
    • Entrance Examination 
    • Full Tuition Fees
  • Allowance: 117,000 yen per month
    • 2000 yen or 3000 yen/per month – supplemental regional allowance 
  • Traveling Expenses
    • Expenses of the local transportation will be covered
    • Flight from Pakistan to Japan will be covered
    • Flight from Japan to Pakistan will be covered

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Eligibility Criteria:

  • Nationality: Applicant must be a citizen of Pakistan
  • Age: Applicant must be born on or after April 2, 1996
  • Health: Applicant must be medical fit
  • Japanese Language: Applicants must be interested in learning the Japanese language.
  • Academic Background: Applicants must have complete 12 years of schooling in their home country

Required Documents:

The following documents are required for the MEXT Bachelor’s Scholarship. 

  • MEXT Undergraduate Scholarship Application Form  – Download Here
  • Mark Sheet Form – Download Here
  • Transcript or mark sheet of the Secondary School and Higher Secondary School 
  • Certificates of the SSC and HSSC 
  • Recommendation Letter
  • Medical Certificate
  • Certificate of Enrollment (Only for those who are currently enrolled in the university in their home countries)
  • Those students who are waiting for their result, they can apply with hope certificate if the result is expected by August 2020.

Download the Application Guidelines for more information. Download Past Papers samples for preparation of the test. 

How to Apply for MEXT Undergraduate Scholarships 2021?

The following order should be followed while sending your documents.
  1. Mark Sheet Form Download the Mark Sheet form and fill with the correct information. Don’t fold or staple it. Must print on the A4 size paper
  2. Application Form  Down the application form and fill it properly. Don’t fold or staple it. Must print on the A4 size paper
  3. Attach the attested copy of mark sheet of the Secondary School (Matric/O-Levels)
  4. Attach the attested copy of mark sheet od the Higher Secondary School (Intermediate/A-Levels)
  5. Attach the attested copy of the certificate of enrollment, if you are currently enrolled in any institution 
  6. Hope Certificate (If you are waiting for the result)

Send your documents on the following addresses: 

For Test & Interviews in Islamabad (If Shortlisted)

Must mention the following details on the outside on the envelope. 

MEXT UG Scholarship Application
Public Affairs Section
Embassy of Japan
53-70, Ramna 5/4
Diplomatic Enclave 1
Islamabad 44000 

For Test and Interviews in Karachi (If Shortlisted)

Must mention the following details on the outside on the envelope. 

MEXT UG Scholarship Application
Japan Cultural Centre
Consulate General of Japan

6/2 Civil Lines 
Abdullah Haroon Road
Karachi, Pakistan 

Application Deadline:

  • The last date to apply for the MEXT Undergraduate Scholarship 2021 for Pakistani Students is 10th July 2020.

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