Ritsumeikan University Scholarship in Japan 2023/2024 Opens
Ritsumeikan University Scholarship in Japan (MEXT Scholarship University Recommendation) 2023/2024 | Fully Funded to Study in Japan: Applications are Currently Open and Ongoing for the 2023 Fully Funded Ritsumeikan University Scholarship in Japan (MEXT Scholarship University Recommendation) Programme in Japan. See Eligibility, Benefits, Requirements, Application Guidelines and Deadline.

Applications are invited to apply for the Ritsumeikan University Scholarship 2023/2024 in Japan. All International Students from any country of the world having diplomatic relation with Japan are eligible to apply for MEXT Scholarship University Recommendation 2023. Ritsumeikan University Scholarship is sponsored by MEXT Japanese Government. All international students who want to pursue their Master’s Degree or PhD Degree in Japan are encouraged to apply. Fully Funded Scholarships are offered by Japanese Government for academic session of 2023/2024.

Ritsumeikan University is offering all study fields which are available in the University. This is a Fully Funded Scholarship in Japan for International Students. There is No Need of IELTS to apply for scholarship. The Duration of the Master Scholarship is 2 Years whereas For Doctoral Scholarship 3 Years.

Ritsumeikan University was established in 1900 and is a private institution located in Kyoto, Japan. This university is marked as leading university in private sector universities. Round about 35,000 national and international students are studying in the university.

About the Ritsumeikan University Scholarship 2023/2024

  • University: Ritsumeikan University
  • Degree Level: Masters, PhD
  • Scholarship Coverage: Fully Funded
  • Eligible Nationality: International
  • Award Country: Japan
  • Deadline: 22 December 2022.

Financial Benefits:

  • MEXT is a Fully Funded Scholarship at Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto Japan. All the Expenses will be covered by the MEXT. 100% of Tuition Fee (covered by the APU Tuition Reduction Scholarship)
  • Monthly Allowance: JPY 143,000-145,000
  • Economy Class Air Travel Tickets to/from Japan at the beginning and end of the program.


Introduction About MEXT Scholarship:

MEXT Stands for the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology (MEXT) of Japan offers scholarships For Bachelors, Master & Doctoral Degree in the fields which you have studied in Your Country.

Funded & Sponsored by the Ministry of Education Japan. You will study in the Top Japanese Universities as Research Students under the Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship Program.

Language Requirements:

  • Applicants Must meet anyone the English language Requirements.
  • English Proficiency test score is equivalent to B2 or above on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) scale (e.g. TOEFL iBT 72 or above, IELTS 5.5 or above).


  • Those students whose previous Institute instructions language is in English can Submit English Proficiency Certificate from their University & they are exempted from the Language Test.

Eligibility Criteria:

Applicants have to meet the following eligibility criteria to apply for Ritsumeikan University MEXT Scholarship 2023/2024 in Japan:

  • Not have Japanese Nationality and be a national of a country that has diplomatic relations with Japan.
  • Must be physically and mentally fit.
  • Must born on or after April 2, 1988.
  • Be able to arrive in Japan in the middle of September 2023
  • Have a CGPA equal to or higher than 2.30 out of 3.00 for most recent two years of formal study.
  • Be willing to newly acquire a student visa and newly enter Japan for the purpose of study upon receipt of the scholarship.
  • English Language Proficiency

How to Apply for Ritsumeikan University Scholarship?

The Application Process is not online for Ritsumeikan University Scholarship 2023/2024 in Japan. At Ritsumeikan University, applicants may apply for enrollment in master’s and/or doctoral degree programs of certain graduate schools through the application procedure described below. Applicants admitted to the University through these specific procedures will also be recommended by the University for the MEXT Scholarship. You have to complete all the application and the required documents and send it to the following address:

Mail Address: Ritsumeikan University International Center at BKC, Admissions Team 1-1-1 Noji-Higashi, Kusatsu, Shiga, Japan 525-8577. Phone: +81 (0)77-561-3946 Fax: +81 (0)77-561-3956

The Application Full Guidelines Step by Step is given in the PDF link given below:


The last date to apply for International Japanese Government Scholarships 2023/2024 is 22nd December 2022.