[Beasiswa S3 Teknik] Kochi University, Japan

Fully funded scholarships are available for all students commencing Doctoral degree (3 years) in 2017 at Department of Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Kochi University of Technology – Japan.

The scholarships are for 1 year and can be extended up to 3 years based on satisfactory progress. The program will be conducted in English so applicants are expected to have high English proficiency.

 

Amount of Scholarships

  • 1. Entrance examination fee, enrollment fee & tuition fee
  • 2. Monthly living expenses
  • 3. Travel expenses and initial living costs for international students living outside Japan

 
Requirements

  • 1. Applicants must have completed Master degree before enrollment.
  • 2. Applicants must have excellent academic records from a reputable university.
  • 3. Applicants younger than 35 years old at the time of enrollment.
  • 4. Applicants must have high English proficiency.
  • 5. Applicants must have the knowledge required for the research projects.
  • 6. Applicants must meet all the entry requirements for the Doctoral degree program.

 
Nationality

Scholarships available for all students from any country. There is no restriction or nationality criteria.

 
Selection Criteria

Applicant selection will be done in 2 steps which are examination documents and interview.

Kochi University of Technology will examine all submitted documents carefully. This will be the first stage of the selection. Applicants who pass the first screening process will be invited for an interview, an English written exam, and a specialized academic written exam according to the field of research project you selected.

The interview process & place for international students will be announced later. For students from Japan, the interview will be conducted at Kochi University of Technology.

 
How to Apply

You must submit all the required documents by post. Please make sure you read all the guidelines available on their website before sending your applications.

Applicants must select the research project available from the research project list. For further info please visit: www.kochi-tech.ac.jp.

 
Application Deadline

The closing date for this scholarship is September 16, 2016 and March 17, 2017 for academic year 2017.

 
Result Notification

The university will announce the result of the first screening process by the end of December 2016 and end of June 2017. Applicants will be notified individually.

 
Important Notes

  • 1. Students will have to work 50 hours every month for certain research project at Kochi University of Technology.
  • 2. Students must report their study progress and achievements to the Dean every semester.
  • 3. Students must publish 2 (two) or more high level reviewed papers.