Japanese Government Scholarship for Masters in Law

Japanese Government Scholarship for Masters in Law

Conducted By : Government of Japan
October 9 2015   Scholarship   Post Graduate   India
 About Japanese Government Scholarship for Masters in Law
  • The Government of Japan under its Young Leader’s Program invites application from Indian Law graduates for Master’s Degree in Law from Kyushu University, Graduate School of Law.
  • The applicant should be a graduate with the brilliant academic record and have 4 years of working experience in a law office or legal section of a company or government department.
  • The candidate should be younger than 40 years and should have obtained a TOEFL-PBT score of 550 or equivalent.
  • The duration of the Program is 12 months i.e. October 2018 to September 2019 and the last date to apply for the Japanese Government Scholarship for Master in Law is October 09, 2018.
  • The applicant will be eligible for exemption from institutional fees and will also get a monthly allowance of 242,000 yen (Approx. Rs.1.34 lakh).
 Details
  • Nationality: Japanese Government Scholarship for Law accepts applications from Indian candidates.
  • Age Limit: The upper acceptable age limit is 40 years as on October 01, 2018 i.e. born after October 02, 1976.
  • Academic Qualification: The candidate making application for the scholarship should be a graduate with an excellent academic record.
  • Work Experience: After graduation, 4 years’experience in a law office or in the legal section of a company or government department.
  • Qualifying Examination: The candidate should have TOEFL-PBT score of 550 or equivalent.
 Reward Description

Japanese Government Scholarship for Masters in Law Rewards:

The 2 candidates selected for the scholarship will get admission in Kyushu University, Graduate School of Law in Masters Course in Law. The details of rewards are as follow:

  • Number of Scholarship: 2 candidates will be shortlisted and awarded the scholarship for Masters in Law.
  • Duration of the Fellowship: The tenure of the scholarship is from October 2018 to September 2019.
  • Offered Institution: The selected candidate will get admission in Master’s in Law course at Kyushu University, Graduate School of Law.
  • Monthly Allowance: 242,000 yen (Approx. Rs.1.34 lakh) will be given to the candidates as monthly allowance.
  • Travel Expenses: Economy class round-trip travel expense from candidate’s nearest international airport to Narita International Airport and back will be provided to the candidate.
  • School Fee: The 2 selected candidates will be exempted from Entrance Examination Fee, Matriculation Fee or Tuition Fee.
  • Accommodation: International students can apply for accommodation in Kyushu University International House.
 Application Process

Japanese Government Scholarship for Masters in Law Application Process:

  • The application should be submitted to the Department of Personnel & Training, Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Government of India (for government candidates) or
  • CII (Confederation of Indian Industry) (for general candidates)
  • Deadline of Application: 6 October 2017 (Please consult the above Department)
 Selection Process
  • Selected candidates will be contacted through their e-mails.
  • The results will be announced online on the website.
 Contact Details

Government Candidates:

  • Address: Mr. P K Pattnaik, Under Secretary - Training Division
    Department of Personnel & Training,
    Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions,
    Block 04, 3rd floor, Old JNU Campus, New Mehrauli Road, New Delhi-110067
  • Phone: +91-11-26165682
  • Email: pk.pattnaik@nic.in

General Candidates:

  • Address: Mr. Pikender Pal Singh
    CII-AVANTHA Centre for Competitiveness for SMEs,
    Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Sector 31-A, Chandigarh 160 030
  • Phone: +91-172-2607228, 2605868
  • E-mail: pikender.pal.singh@cii.in
  • Website: www.cii-avantha.org

Mr. S. Sinha, Embassy of Japan in India
Phone: 011-4610 4865