Japanese Government MEXT Scholarship for 2021 Announced

The Embassy of Japan, in cooperation with the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports, is going to select Cambodian students as candidates of Japanese Government MEXT Scholarship for 2021.

According to the embassy’s press release issued this evening, this year’s selection will be made by document screening, written examination and interview at the Embassy of Japan, and final decision will be made by document screening by the MEXT.

The applications can be submitted to the Embassy of Japan in Phnom Penh and the Consular Office of Japan in Siem Reap province, from July 13 to 17, 2020, pointed out the same source

MEXT Scholarship is the most prestigious scholarship for studying in Japan provided by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan (MEXT), said the press release, adding that MEXT currently offers four types of scholarship for Research Students, Undergraduate Students, College of Technology Students, and Specialised Training College Students.

Since 1992, more than 600 Cambodian students has received the scholarship and studied in Japan. They successfully completed their study there and are currently contributing to Cambodian society as leading personalities in various areas.


Source: Agency Kampuchea Press