Embassy of Japan in South Africa



The Embassy of Japan in the Republic of South Africa is also accredited to
the Kingdom of Eswatini and the Kingdom of Lesotho

MEXT Scholarship:Japanese Government Scholarship (Research Students, Undergraduate Students and Specialized Training College Students and Teacher Training Students)

MEXT 2020 applications are closed.

The MEXT(Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology) offers scholarships to foreign students who wish to study at Japanese universities under the Japanese Government Scholarship Program for 2020.

Please Note

31st May, 2019 (must have arrived at Embassy of Japan) - Hard copies need to be hand delivered or couriered to:

Cultural Section of the Embassy of Japan in South Africa
Postal address:
259 Baines Street, Groenkloof, Pretoria, 0181

Mr.Ryan Keet ( ryan.keet@pr.mofa.go.jp)

012 452 1607

For more information: Study in Japan Website

Research Students (For South Africa, Eswatini and Lesotho)

* Minimum of a Bachelor's degree required.

Undergraduate Students (South Africa Only)

Specialized Training College Students (South Africa Only)

Teacher Training Students (South Africa Only) (Closed)