Japanese Government Scholarship for Public Administration Local Governance (All India)

Japanese Government Scholarship for Public Administration Local Governance (All India)

Conducted By : Government of Japan
October 31 2018   Scholarship   Undergraduate   India
 About Japanese Government Scholarship for Public Administration Local Governance (All India)
  • Japanese Government invites applications for Young Leader’s Program for Public Administration at National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GIPS).
  • The candidate will get admission in the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GIPS) under any of the following courses:
    • Local Governance Course
    • Public Administration
  • In order to be eligible for Japanese Government Scholarship for Public Administration, the student needs to have graduation degree with excellent academic record along with a TOEFL-PBT score of 550 or equivalent.
  • The candidates should have at least 3 years of working experience in Government.
  • Selected candidates will be exempted from Tuition Fee, Entrance Examination Fee, and Matriculation Fee.
    • Monthly allowance of (Approx. Rs.1.45 lakh) will be given to the selected candidates.
  • The last date for making application for Japanese Government Scholarship for Public Administration is October 31, 2018, and students should contact the below-mentioned authorities for getting the application form.
 Details

Eligibility:

  • Nationality: Applicants from India are eligible for making applications for the scholarship.
  • Age Limit: The applicant should not be older than 40 years as on October 2019 i.e. should be born after October 2, 1979.
  • Academic Qualification: The candidate making application for the scholarship should be a graduate with an excellent academic record.
  • Experience: 3 years of working experience with government is required to be eligible for the scholarship.
  • Qualifying Examination: The candidate should have TOEFL-PBT score of 550 or equivalent.
 Reward Description

Japanese Government Scholarship for Public Administration Rewards:

The candidate who will be selected for the scholarship will be exempted from Tuition Fee, Entrance Examination Fee, and Matriculation Fee. The details of the benefits of the Scholarship are as follow:

  • Number of Scholarship: Only a single candidate will be selected from all the candidates who made applications for the Scholarship.
  • Duration of the Fellowship: The duration of the scholarship will be 12 months starting from October 2018 to September 2019.
  • Offered Institution: The candidate will get admission in the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS) for Degree in Public Administration / Local Governance.
  • Monthly Allowance: Selected candidate will get (Approx. Rs.1.45 lakh) 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 candidate will not be charged Entrance Examination Fee, Matriculation Fee or Tuition Fee.
  • Accommodation: Accommodation may be provided to the selected candidates depending upon the availability of the rooms in National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS).
 Application Process

Japanese Government Scholarship for Application Process:

To get the application form and details related to the submission of the application form, please contact the below-mentioned authorities:

  • Ms. Deepika Lohia Aran, Deputy 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: 011-26168197
  • Mr. S. Sinha, Embassy of Japan in India
    Phone: 011-4610 4865
 Selection Process

Japanese Government Scholarship Selection Process:

  • The applicants will be contacted by mail, about their interviews. 
  • The results will be announced on the website, and also the students will get an email regarding the selection. 
 Contact Details
  • Address: Room 278, 2F, Science Building 1, Hongo Campus, 7-3-1, Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0033, Japan
  • E-mail: ilo.s@gs.mail.u-tokyo.ac.jp