Scholarship programmes

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The DAAD and its partners offer various scholarships for study and research in Japan.

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All scholarship programmes

The DAAD Scholarship Database provides an up-to-date overview of scholarships for study and research in Japan and other countries (aimed at German nationals and permanent residents of Germany).

One-year scholarships

The one-year scholarships offered by DAAD are primarily aimed at undergraduates, graduates and doctoral candidates who want to spend time at a Japanese university.

Sprache und Praxis in Japan (Language and Practical Experience in Japan)

The „Sprache und Praxis in Japan“ programme combines intensive Japanese language training with an internship in a Japanese company.

JSPS Summer Program

This short-term programme is aimed at advanced graduate students and postdocs who would like to gain initial experience of research in Japan.

Flyer of the DAAD Regional Office Tokyo " Funding programmes for Germans - Japan

A complete overview of the funding programmes for Japan (as of 2018)

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