The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) offers scholarships to international students who wish to study at Japanese universities. Our aim is to cultivate human resources who will become bridges of friendship between Japan and Rwanda through study in Japan and to contribute to the development of both countries and the wider world.

MEXT Scholarship Categories and Qualifications:

★Research( for University graduates )
★College of Technology
★Specialized Training College Student
★Teacher Training Students (For in-service teachers )

These are important documents which contain information and guidelines for application to download :


- MEXT scholarship summary

How to Apply

Our upcoming scholarship, MEXT 2019, is announced through Rwanda Education Board (REB) and our website.


Download all the application documents from “STUDY in JAPAN” Website and submit them to REB by the deadline;


Friday 8th of JUNE 2018 at11:00. Please read the guideline VERY CAREFULLY before your submission!


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