Kumamoto University Summer Program in Japan, 2018

Applications are ongoing for Kumamoto University Summer Program in Japan, 2018, by the College of Cross-Cultural and Multidisciplinary Studies for the academic year 2018-2019.

The Kumamoto University is a Japanese national university in Kumamoto, Kumamoto Prefecture in the Kyushu region of Japan. The university has about 10,000 students enrolled in its undergraduate and graduate programs. There are seven faculties, eight graduate schools and their affiliated centres and institutes. In addition, the university operates a kindergarten, an elementary school, a junior high school, and a school for disabled children.

Scholarship Type

This is a summer programme.

Field of study:

Theme: Each course of the Summer Program has its own study theme. For the English Course, the theme is “Environment and Sustainable Energy.”  For the Japanese Course, the theme is “Japanese Language and Culture”.

Scholarship Benefits:

Participants in the English Course of the Summer Program may apply for a scholarship of 80,000 Japanese Yen, provided by the Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO) and Kumamoto University.

To be taken in(Country):


Scholarship Number :

Not Specified

Eligible Nationality:

This programme is available for only for students from the following countries are eligible to apply: Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, Indonesia, Vietnam, Laos, Nepal, and Cambodia.


To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:

Participation in this program is open to students who:

  • are undergraduate students studying at universities with which Kumamoto University has the agreement for academic or student exchange
  • Possess English language proficiency equal to or greater than IELTS level 5 (English Course only)
  • Have Japanese language proficiency equal to or greater than JLPT N3 (Japanese Course only)
  • The English Course will be entirely in English, whereas the Japanese course will be entirely in Japanese.
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Application Deadline:

11th May 2018

Application Procedure: 

Please request the international office of your university to submit your application by email by May 11, 2018. Please be sure to include a copy of your passport and your academic record (Scholarship applicants only) from your previous year.

You can begin the application by clicking on Application Form and get more details by clicking the Scholarship Link

To access other opportunities, click Japan Scholarships

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