Inbound Exchange Students Scholarship

Inbound Exchange Students Scholarship

Exchange students are entitled to a monthly scholarship. Basic scholarship is provided to all the students who meet the criteria as financial support for their housing expenses. Additional scholarship is granted to students who have attained a certain level of Japanese language proficiency.

Housing Aid

This aid is paid to support exchange students for their housing expenses.


Inbound exchange students who must pay their own house rent in Japan are eligible for this aid.

【Monthly Stipend】

20,000 yen

【Payment period】

Spring semester April – July 4 months
Fall semester September – December 4 months
Full year For above two semesters 8 months

Certified Japanese Language Proficiency Scholarship

This scholarship is additionally paid for inbound exchange students who have passed the prescribed examinations.

【Qualifications and Stipend】

Name of Test Level Monthly stipend
Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) N3 10,000 yen
N2 20,000 yen
N1 40,000 yen

【Qualifications and Stipend】

This scholarship will start from the next month after the conditions have been satisfied. Payment period is the same as ‘Housing Aid.’ Dual payment of both N2 and N1 scholarships under JLPT is not to be made to the same individual.