1. Application Guideline (Download)      Annex

2. Qualifications
Applicants must be Nepali nationals between 17 and 24 years of age as of April 1st, 2024 (i.e. born between April 2nd, 1999 and April 1st, 2007). Applicants must have completed a 12-year regular course of education and have secured 75% marks (CGPA: 3.5) for Natural Sciences and 65% (CGPA: 2.9) for Humanities and Social Sciences in average in SEE and plus two exams. 
3. Fields of Study
Technology, Personal Care and Nutrition, Education and Welfare, Business, Fashion and Home Economics, Culture and General Education
4. Terms of Scholarship
Three years from April 2024 to March 2027 including one-year preparatory education in the Japanese language and other subjects to be provided upon arrival in Japan. In principle, the selected Applicant must be able to leave for and arrive in Japan between the 1st and 7th of April 2024.
5. Language: The Applicants must be willing to learn Japanese language and receive education at a professional training college in the Japanese language.
6. Applicationa)    Application Form
b)    Recommendation Form
c)    Notarized copies of Academic Records (mark-sheets, certificates)
d)    Notarized copy of citizenship certificate
  • We only accept submissions by email. Please make sure that attachments for the email should be below 10MB, otherwise we cannot receive it.
  • Please use “[MEXT: training] Surname_Givenname_Middlename” as a title of your submission email.
  • Please make sure to keep the original of your application documents. You will need to submit them after the interview.
※ The other required documents will be collected later.
5. Selection
Qualified applicants must attend the written examinations of English, Mathematics and Japanese to be conducted by the Embassy on July 1st, 2023.