MEXT APU Japan Scholarships 2023/2024 | Fully Funded
 MEXT APU Fully Funded Scholarships in Japan 2023 : MEXT APU Scholarship Fully Funded in Japan is Open for International Students to Pursue their Undergraduate, Master's and P.H.D Degree Programs. See Eligibility, Benefits, Requirements, Selection Process, How to Apply and other Information.

Applications are open for the MEXT APU Fully Funded Scholarships 2023 in Japan. Students worldwide can apply for the Fully Funded Scholarship to pursue their Undergraduate Programs, Master’s Degree Programs and Ph.D. Programs.

In 2023, the APU University Scholarship in Japan is a Fully Funded Scholarship. All international students are eligible to apply for APU university Japan’s Bachelors, Masters, and Ph.D. scholarships. Asia Pacific University, or APU, is one of Japan’s top international private institutions. This is one of Japan’s free scholarships for international students.

Study in Japan without IELTS because knowledge of the Japanese language is not required for the MEXT Scholarship. Those who do not have an IELTS can apply for the APU Scholarships for International Students 2023 with an English Proficiency Language Certificate. MEXT University Recommendation Scholarship is available. There are two sorts of MEXT Scholarships. 1) Scholarship for MEXT Embassy Recommendation. 2) MEXT University Recommended Scholarship (UR). MEXT Embassy Scholarship can be found at MEXT Japanese Government Scholarship 2023. Okay, now you can read all about the MEXT APU University Japan Scholarships in 2023 down below.


  • Host University: Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University (APU)
  • Programs Offered: Undergraduate, Masters Programs & Doctoral Programs
  • Award Coverage: Fully Funded
  • Country: Japan
  • Application Deadline: 22nd December, 2022.


MEXT Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University Scholarship will cover all the expenses of study as it is a fully-funded scholarship. It is completely a Fully Funded Scholarship for overseas aspirants. The scholarship covers:

  • Full Admission Fee.
  • 100% of Tuition (covered by the APU Tuition Reduction Scholarship)
  • 144,000 JPY per month for living expenses (amount subject to change)
  • Economy class Air travel at the beginning and end of the program.


  • The MEXT Scholarship program is open to all international aspirants.
  • Those who Intended to study abroad in Japan from overseas are eligible.
  • Students should be national of MEXT-designated countries.
  • Aspirants must be born on or after April 2, 1988
  • They have achieved a GPA of at least 2.30 on a 3.00 scale at their most recent university of study.


MEXT is an abbreviation for the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology (MEXT), which gives scholarships to Japanese universities from 2022-to 2023.

The MEXT Scholarship is divided into 3 categories:

Bachelor Students: Those students who have completed 12 years of school education in countries other than Japan are eligible.

Master’s course: Candidates who have completed 16 years of school education in any country other than Japan are eligible for the master’s.

Doctoral Course: Pupils who have completed 18 years of education in countries other than Japan can apply for Ph.D. programs.

Language Requirements 

Aspirants must meet the English language requirements to apply for the fully-funded scholarship programs.

English Proficiency test result score is equivalent to B2 or above on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) scale


Those candidates whose prior language institute was in English can Submit English Proficiency Certificate from their University & they are exempted from Language Test.


Firstly, visit the application link.

Then click on Undergraduate at the top right. (This is for Undergrads)

The Application submission is an internet-based for the APU Scholarship.

The final fully funded scholarship award results are decided by MEXT.


The deadline for submitting an application for MEXT APU Fully Funded Scholarships 2023 in Japan is 22nd December, 2022.