This is International Student Exchange Division at Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech).
We are writing to inform you of the Japanese Government Scholarship programs for those students who are planning on earning their degrees at Tokyo Tech. Successful applicants can start their study from September 2019.
Tokyo Tech offers the following two programs for which graduate-level students can apply.
Interested students can apply for either of these programs, but it is not possible to apply to both programs simultaneously.
1) Research Student Program
-Inquiries: International Student Exchange Division 
-Closing Date: January 7, 2019
For the Research Student Program starting from September 2019, MEXT scholarship recipients will enroll in Tokyo Tech as Research Students (non-degree students).
Scholarship recipients who have demonstrated excellent academic achievement and who have passed the entrance examination for April 2021 or earlier may be eligible to enroll in Tokyo Tech's master's or doctoral programs and to extend the duration of the MEXT Scholarship under certain conditions.
Students from universities which have formal agreements with Tokyo Tech will be given priority consideration for this program.
2) International Graduate Program A [IGP (A)]
-Inquiries: Admissions Division (
-Closing Date: November 28, 2018
For the IGP (A), students can directly apply to enroll in the master's or integrated doctoral programs at Tokyo Tech from abroad. Lectures and seminars for the IGP (A) are conducted in English. Applicants with outstanding academic performance records are eligible to apply for the Japanese government scholarship.
Information on application procedures and application forms are available on these websites.