IUJ Scholarships for International Students 2021, Japan

IUJ Scholarships for International Students 2021, Japan

The International University of Japan is offering IUJ Scholarships for international students for masters and Doctorate degree program. The scholarships will be awarded on competitive basis. The students can apply for scholarship in any of fields mentioned below.

The International University of Japan is a private institute and the first university of Japan to offer all English courses. IUJ is ranked #94 in the world ranking by The Economist and 6th best institute in Asia. Japanese universities are ranked too low because most of them do not offer courses in the English language.

There are different types of IUJ Scholarships offered, different funding types, nominations, or independent applications for joining the IUJ community. If you want to check other scholarships provided by Japan, click here.

Here are some more details about the IUJ Scholarships

Fields at IUJ:

International relation (MA)

MA in International Development

MA in Economics

MA in Public Management

Master of Business Administration

Master of Digital Management

PhD in Economics

PhD in Public Management

PhD in International Relations

Before starting the application, make sure to read the details of the program.

Deadline is February 19, 2021

  • Country: Japan
  • Financial coverage: Partially Funded
  • Deadline:: February 19, 2021

Eligibility Criteria :

All applicants are eligible to apply for IUJ Scholarships if they are non-sponsored, shall not be awarded any other scholarship or study grant.

The applicant should complete the online application in the second phase.

For more information about criteria, visit the official website.

Benefits :

Nakayama 100 premium

Full tuition fee, partial admission fee exemption, monthly stipend, and dorm fee

Nakayama 100 A: Full tuition fee and a part of the admission fee

Nakayama 100: Full tuition fee

Nakayama 90: 90% tuition fee

Nakayama 70: 70% tuition fee

Nakayama 50: 50% tuition fee

Nakayama 30: 30% tuition fee

Other details :

The results of the scholarship will not be out till mid of March. Recommended students to the external scholarship foundation will need to complete a separate application, do not worry; the admission staff will be guiding you.

Make sure to submit an application for a scholarship too, either you will not be considered for the IUJ scholarships.

Required Documents:

Complete online application

Applicant’s personal statement

Research Proposal

Scanned certificate from the university attended

Scanned certificates of graduation


Two Recommendation letters

English language proficiency test score (IELTS/TOEFL or TOEIC)

GMAT or an alternative score

Application fee 5,000 yen

Copy of passport

Copy of residence card

Application Process:

Complete the online application, respond to all the answers in the form. The university will nominate for the awards. Scholarships are highly competitive, so we recommend applying early. For Category C scholarship, contact the officers from the institute for the application process.

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