Outbound Programs

Office of International Affairs (OIA),
as SNU's headquarter for developing and promoting its international programs and initiatives,
welcomes all students and scholars to SNU's vibrant intellectual community.

The Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Monbukagakusho (MEXT)


An Applicant must meet one of the following criteria
  • under 35 years of age Korean student and a college graduate (including prospective graduate).
  • completed 16 years of schooling.

Details of the Award

  • Application Period : May
  • Number of Recipients : To be announced
  • Amount and Duration of Award : Maximum 2 years including Japanese language training
Non-degree students Master's Program Ph.D. Program
Tuition Tuition for national universities and Institute of National College of Technology waived; tuition for public and private universities paid for by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
Living Expenses 143,000 JPY monthly 144,000 JPY monthly 145,000 JPY monthly
Airfare Round trip

Required Documents

Available at http://www.kr.emb-japan.go.jp/

Selection Procedure

Applicants must submit their application package to OIA. Only those who are recommended by colleges of SNU will be selected as recipients upon their admission.

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