Osaka University Scholarships 2021 is now open for International Students. Only Masters and Ph.D Students should apply for this scholarship program.

The Osaka University Scholarships 2021 is Funded by the Government of Japan for students who want to study Master’s or Ph.D. Degree Programs in one of the Top Japanese University. 

In 2020 Osaka University was ranked 71st among global universities and the 3rd in Japanese universities according to the QS World University Rankings.

They have a wide varieyt of academic Fields of Study for International Students. All Participants from any country can apply for the Osaka University Scholarships 2021.

The Duration of the Master Scholarship is 2 Years whereas For Doctoral Scholarship 3 Years. Courses are taught in the English Language. Osaka is the perfect place to study abroad, from its temperate climate to its rich culture, delicious food, and cutting-edge technology.

Below is a list of Osaka University Scholarships 2021 details:

Program Details

Host countryJapan
Education LevelMasters and PhD
Financial coverageFully Funded
EligibilityInternational Students
DeadlineDecember 20, 2021

Program Value

Osaka University Scholarships 2021 provides various benefits to International Students Below is the list of benefits offered by this particular Program:

  • Exempted Tuition Fees
  • Monthly Allowances (147,000 JPY for Masters and 148,000 JPY for Ph.Ds.
  • Travel Expenses

Note: the above mentioned amount is subject to change.

Available Programs

Osaka University Scholarships 2021 provides almost every program for International Students under Masters and Ph.D programs. Read below to find more about available programs.

  • Dentistry
  • Economics
  • Engineering
  • Engineering Science
  • Foreign Studies
  • Human Sciences
  • Law
  • Letters
  • Medicine
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Science

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for this particular Program you must meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants must be an International Student. (Non-Japanese)
  • Be born on or after April 2, 1986
  • Applicants who have successfully completed 16 years of education outside Japan or who are expected to do so by the day before the enrollment date.
  • Proficient in Language

Documents Requirements for Osaka University Scholarships 2021

Following documents are required alongside Application Form:

  • Completed application form;
  • Copy of passport bio page;
  • Previous academic degrees
  • Academic transcripts
  • Embassy recommendation letter
  • Letter of Acceptance
  • University Recommendation
  • Research plan

For more information visit the official website (link provided below)

How to Apply– Process

To apply for the Osaka University Scholarships 2021 you should visit the official website to find out more about it.

FAQs about Osaka University Scholarships 2021

Is there a need for University Recommendation Letter?

Osaka University accepts some international students recommended by foreign universities under a student-exchange agreement between such universities or departments as well as from research institutes with which the university has exchange programs through joint research.

Is there a need for the Letter of Acceptance?

Only applicants who have been selected as preliminary candidates by the Japanese Embassies or Consulate Generals overseas are required to obtain a Letter of Acceptance from the university of their choice.


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