Call for Application: MEXT Scholarship for Japanese Studies (From autumn 2023 for one academic year)


The Japanese Government Scholarship for Japanese Studies

The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) of Japan offers scholarships to international students who wish to study for a period of one year at designated Japanese universities as Japanese Studies Students to deepen their understanding of the Japanese language, Japanese affairs and Japanese culture under the Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship Program as follows.
Please find the guideline and the required application forms from the link below.


Application deadline: 23 February 2023 

The Application should be sent: 2 copies via post as well as 1 copy via email ( to the Embassy of Japan in Denmark:

Embassy of Japan in Denmark
Havneholmen 25, 9F
1561 Copenhagen V
Write on the Envelope: MEXT Scholarships for Japanese Studies                    
As for the Certificate of Health, including the X-ray, the Embassy will ask those who passed the 1st screening to submit by 10 March.

Selected candidates will be invited for the Japanese language test and interview at the Embassy in the 9 week (27 February - 3 March 2023).

Please note that the schedule for the language test and interview as well as the MEXT program could be cancelled due to the pandemic situation in 2023.

For more information, please contact:
Ms. Shima Hasegawa Møller, Culture and Public Relations Section,
Embassy of Japan in Denmark at