The following scholarships are available for international students studying in Japan.
JASSO Honors Scholarship
This scholarship is available to highly qualified international students studying in Japanese universities at their own expense. The monthly stipends are 48,000 yen. In 2017, 2 students qualified for this scholarship.
Private organizations provide scholarships for highly qualified international students studying in Japanese universities at their own expense. The stipends range from 20,000 yen to 150,000 yen depending on the organization. In 2017, 21 students qualified for these scholarships.
Japanese Government Scholarship
In 2017, the monthly stipends are 143,000 to 145,000 yen for postgraduate students and 117,000 yen for undergraduate students. For further details, please inquire at the Japanese Embassy in your country. In 2017, 15 students qualified for the scholarships.