Home / Scholarships / Doctorate / JICA Fully Funded Scholarships for African Students at Japanese Universities, 2017

JICA Fully Funded Scholarships for African Students at Japanese Universities, 2017

 

Deadline: September 1, 2017

JICA has been appointed to implement a master’s degree and internship program within the ABE Initiative framework developed for countries whose official requests have been approved by the Government of Japan. The objective of Master’s Degree and Internship Program of the ABE Initiative is to support young personnel who have the potential to contribute to the development of industries in Africa.

This program offers opportunities for young African personnel (hereafter referred to as “participants”) to study at master’s courses in Japanese universities and experience internships at Japanese enterprises. This program intends to foster excellent personnel who can recognize and understand the contexts of Japanese society and systems of Japanese enterprises so as to contribute Africa’s development in collaboration with Japanese private  3/12 sector. The expected outcome of the program is a network of potential contributors to the development of African industries who will also lead Japanese private sector to engage further in economic activities in/towards Africa.

Location: Japan

Benefits

JICA will provide the following expenses for the participants of the program which is equivalent to similar JICA schemes.

  • Tuition at Japanese university master’s degree programs (and research student)
  • Allowances for living expenses, outfit, shipping etc. See the box below for more 10/ 12 details
  • A round-trip airfare
  • Expenses for support programs during the study in Japan, including the costs of observation tours and internship
  • Other costs should be covered by the participants’ organizations or other individuals.

Eligibilities

  • Citizens of one of the 54 African countries
  • Between 22 and 39 years old (as of April 1st in the year of your arrival in Japan)
  • Bachelor’s degree (equivalent to at least 16 years of academic background)
  • Applicants for the category of “Government Officials” and “Educators” are required – to have more than 6 months working experience at their current organizations, and
    – to obtain permission for application and securing reinstatement from their current organizations
  • Have adequate English skills both in written and oral communication to complete the master’s course
  • Clearly understand the objectives of this program, and to have a strong will to contribute to the industrial development of their home countries as well as to strengthen the linkage between their countries and Japan after returning home
  • Applicants must:
    – be in good health condition to complete the program,
    – not receive or plan to receive a scholarship offered by other foreign organizations, and
    – attend the activities on the weekends in unavoidable circumstances (ex. official exam)

Eligible Regions: Open For All

APPLICATION PROCESS

Apply through the given website.

Application Form

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.
For more scholarships and other offers click here.

SUBSCRIBE TO SCHOLARSHIP ALERTS!


About admin

105 comments

  1. Mengistayehu Tenaw

    Do you have Medical sciences in MSc??

    • Juru sylivia Charles

      I am a postgraduate of diploma in midwifery in juba college of nursing and midwifery in south Sudan and interested to proceed with further education.How do you help me?

  2. Alemu Kebede
    I am a garduate of MSc Degree in Rangeland Ecology and Management and i want to procceed further education. How do you help me?

  3. I hold masters of science degree ” Mechanical Engineering ” and would like to further ???

  4. Abel S. Gabie
    I am a Liberian from West Africa, and and I’m interested in the Bachelor of Science program .

  5. Abdikadir Galgalo Borte

    I am graduate of bachelor of Education science want to do masters with ABE initiative program kindly advice my eligibilities!

  6. AMOS KIPKORIR KERING

    I am a graduate of Master of business administration finance major and would like to do a PHD in management or PHD financial engineering. Kindly get back to me.

  7. I am a graduate of bachelor of science in Accounting and would like to do masters in business administration or accounting and finance please advice me on my eligibility

  8. Fekadu Mahader Getachew

    how can i apply?

  9. Ukpeba Douglas efemo

    How can I apply for Japanese scholarship i am interested in ur scholarship i am holder of HND in mechanical engineering i want to study environment engineering postgraduate diploma in ur scholarship university in Japan. +23408067376725

  10. My name is omar danso am from Gambia west Africa am interested in your programs probably bachelor in agriculture…i attend a program in Japan jica 2014 on low land rice cultivation techniques for small scale and extension for Africa. I am working under the ministry of agriculture Gambia.

  11. Mosisa Abebe Gobena

    I graduated in wate resources and environmental engineering in 2014 .so I want to learn dam engineering in masters degree in Japan.

  12. Hello I am a Ugandan, I am a graduate of bachelor of science with education, please kindly advice me on my eligibility

  13. Mugabo jean Marie vianney

    Am mugabo jean Marie vianney from Rwanda am graduated in finance and am interested in your program and I would like to proceed my studies thank you

  14. My name is stellah from Tanzania,I want to take bachelor of medical legal or bachelor of nurse midwife what should I do.am a nurse midwife with diploma

  15. hi friends i am a graduate of civil engineering since 2014…..i want to learn master program by material engineering in japan and other country……please inform me

  16. I’m a Malawian with a bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Economics, I looking forward to pursue Masters degree in. Development economics or business administration.

  17. I want to apply for PhD, in earthquake(structural engineering) . pleas in inform me the steps.

  18. I am Fanuel, a Tanzanian, am a graduated in community development major in project planning and management.
    I wish to take a master in either community economics or public health.
    Kindly, I would like to know something about application procedures.

  19. i now work for an organisation outside my country. I’m i still eligible to apply for the JICA scholarship?

  20. Hi, I am Ken from Kenya I have a diploma in clinical medicine and surgery I want to pursue a bachelors degree in that line please help what should I do?

  21. I am Mr. Omar Saidykhan of the Gambia in West Africa. Age 47, I studied construction locally with certificates and diplomas in different areas, and also Law. I presently work with the National Roads Authority of the Gambia for 10years now, and on the biggest Engineering project called the Trans-Gambia bridge.

    I am looking for full scholarship for a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or procurement .

  22. hey guys, am from south sudan but i study my bachelor’s degree in ICT in Ethiopian almost done, so please i need this scholarship for master

  23. I have Bsc degree in Computer Science and i want to learn Msc in Computer Science.

  24. hello, my name is Loy melembuki mollel, a Tanzanian seeking for scholarship opportunities to undertake masters degree in Japan.
    i just completed my bachelor of Science in Agricultural engineering. i am fluent in English. for more information regarding my request, my contact is mollelloy314@gmail.com and +255764514198/ +255658514198 thank you

  25. Hi ,i’m Teferi Damto from Ethiopia .i have Bsc deegre by post harvest management and currently i’m working as product quality improvement and value addition my country research center .i need for scholarships in Japan to learn my Msc .

  26. Hi, my name is Acan Jacqueline,i would like to enroll for masters in journalism

  27. My name Tsegau Senbetay. I am from Ethiopia and I want to work my PhD In plant Breeding, either Convectional or Molecular breeding or Genetics. Please how can I get sponsored ship? would you Advise me. Currently I am working On lowland and Upland rice genetypes, development of sorghum genotypes.

  28. hello, I’m Fikadu Samuel from Ethiopia I’ve been studying Applied biology and i need to study masters degree in the same field in JICA.For this reason, I wonder the criteria to join it in the Japan.

  29. am yednekachew getnet from ethiopia i have BSC degree in animal and rand land i want to procceed further education. How do you help me?

  30. Great opportunity if it’s real. I have BA degree in Social Anthropology and I want to study in project management in MA. Find me an attached

  31. tesfaye chaka wari

    Am really Ethiopian i need real education in phy because i have med in physics from real university called addis abbaba university located at the capital of Ethiopia. i need some one in there to help me for real application form. please..

  32. Muktar Geleto Mohammed

    peace & Security For World Iam From Ethiopia My Name Muktar Geleto Mohammed I Have BSC Degree With Agricultral Resources Economics & Manegment(AREM) from Hawassa University Of Ethiopia Now I Need To Work MSC Degree With Any Economics Branch(FB) please Contact Me Phone No.0916409896(Muktargeleto57@gmail.Com)

  33. My name is Ashebir Emerie lashite from Ethiopia I have BSC degree whith computer scince from samara university.now i am intersted to work MSC degree with computer scince,pleas contact me my phone.No. 0963180280

  34. Hello i am desalegn getahun I am from Ethiopia, i have a Veterinary medicine (DVM) first degree and masters of public health with specialty in veterinary public health (MPH-VPH) second degree holder and i am very courageous and excellent student and currently i am working in Ethiopian public health institute by the position of Researcher and i would love to get a phd scholarship in public health field or in nutrition or in infectious disease. so i love to get free scholarship by Jica!! thank you so much

  35. I’m interested to study Msc in Structural Engineering in one of Japanese University, since Japan is worlds biggest intellectual center of technology.

  36. Hy, my name is Yassin Rasheed and enrolled with Atlantic University as online students for BCs. my big problem is tution fees and i would like to request if i can get a scholarship to continue with my education here in Malawi

  37. Am a Malawian Physiotherapist looking for a MSc Physiotherapy scholarship.

  38. my name is werku Edeti from Ethiopia. i am graduated with BSC degree by plant science and i am employer in government and i need the scholar to up grade my position so if you accepted me i need to continued my education here inyour organization.

  39. all are best but attach to me the application form

  40. My name Megersa Debele. I am from Ethiopia and I want to work my MSc In plant Breeding, eiether Agronomyor pathology. Please how can I get sponsored ship? would you Advise me.
    Email: debelemegersa@gmail.com

  41. I want a scholarship to enroll in your renown university to do medicine. Am a girl of 18 years of age from Ghana West Africa.
    Undergraduate.email:yakanjogod@yahoo.com

  42. I am from ethiopia . am graduted in diploma i wanna to study bacheler. Contact me mob.0911059433

  43. I am MSc holder in Environmental Science fro Addis Ababa university and I want to continue my lesson in PhD with similar or related courses, would you please facilitate to get the chance?

  44. Onencan Emmanuel.

    I am Emmanuel Onencan from Uganda.I have a BSc.Petroleum and Mineral Geoscience. And I want to proceed with my studies.

  45. I am a graduate of bachelor of Accounting in information Technology(BAFIT) and would like to do masters in business administration or accounting and finance please advice me on my eligibility .I am Tanzanian

  46. hello
    I am still studying in secondary but i really want scholarship for helping me to gain quality education abroad.

  47. I am Diploma holder in Electrical and electronics Engineer. am requesting for scholarship in Renewable Energy and innovator as my feature plane.

  48. I appreciate your support to Africa .My name is Ashenaki wossenu .I done my masters in Telecom Business Management and now want to attend a PHD programme .How you could help me to fullfil my dream.

  49. HALLO I AM THIRD YEAR OPTOMETRY STUDENT IN MY COUNTRY ETHIOPIA HOW CAN I PROCEED MY MSC OR MEDICAL SCHOOL FOR SPECIALITY?

  50. i,m yadelew likina from Ethiopia. i,m mechanical engineer in Dire Dawa university.so now i,m interesting to take another course if i get a chance any way contact me 251918819973 or my gmail yadelewlikina@gmail.com

  51. Dereilo Bekere Belitibo

    I’m Dereilo Bekere fromEthiopia.MSc holder in Organic Chemistry & I would likes to atend Phd program in the same or related fields.

  52. my name is abdi dida ,I’m 2nd year electrical & computer Engineering student in haramaya university,Ethiopia .so,i need to study abroad to get more knowledge & full information about my field ,contact me ;sinclearabdi@gmail.com

  53. Ibrahim Abubakar garba

    My name are Abubakar Ibrahim garba I Read horticulture and landscape technology,I need to proceed in with ways can you assist me. Whetting to hear from you.

  54. ma name kibrom gebrehiwot i have BSC in machanical engineering i need master by manufacturing engineering stream.

  55. Gatyang Gatdet Bol

    I am interested to get your scholarship for PhD in International Development. A holder of Master International Relations and Diplomatic Studies of Makerere University

  56. Gatyang Gatdet Bol

    I wanted to get an opportunity for PhD in International Development. I am a South Sudanese with Master in International Relations and Diplomatic Studies of Makerere University of Uganda

  57. My name is Tesfaye Ayalew I have two BSC Degrees in Economics and Accounting i am interesting to learn masters in masters of business administration then i need for your help my email address was tayalew53@gmail.com and telephone number is +251914736142.

    thanks in advance for helping

  58. My name is Joseph Francis from Tanzania,I’m graduate in BSc Agriculture general from SUA ,I would like to study masters in plant pathology or plant breeding!! Can you assist me to accomplish my deam??? Email; josephfrancis889@gmail.com or +255687337974

    Thanks

  59. Bereket Tesfaw Tesema

    My name is Bereket Tesfaw Tesema from Ethiopia. I am graduated first degree by geography and pedagogical sceince. So, Know I woud like to Master degree by climate change or political sceince.

  60. Fully funded scholarship

    My name is Chernet Sahele from Ethiopia. I am a graduate of political science and International Relation (major) and Public Administration and Development Studies (minor) from Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia. I have a deep rooted interest or willingness to continue my education at Masters Level. So that I am looking forward that your institute grants me a fully funded scholarship. In return I promise to serve your institute after graduation if it is your will or I can serve my country as far as my ability concerns. So, if you give me the chance please contact me through +251 0910803457, chernetsahile@gmail.com. For all thank you in advance!

    • Forgive Yao Agoha

      My name is Forgive Yao Agoha. I am a graduate of University of Education, Winnebago and University of Cape Coast where I pursued B.ED English Language and Master of Art in Human Resource Development respectively. I am a professional teacher with vast experience not only in teaching but also public relations. I have been the Public Relations Officer at the Volta Regional Education Directorate for the past seven years. I am very much interested in pursuing PhD Course in Human Resource Management and any other course in Administration.

  61. my name is desalegn alemu from ethiopia. i am graduat of surveying technology by levell 4. from government tvet college and i would like to use opportunity.

  62. Dr/sir
    My name is Tola Debele.i an gradjat from kotobe metropolitiyan univeristy by sport scinse.i need to attend my Degrry porogiram.pleacs inform me if you give me chance to i lern there.
    Thenks.

  63. Dear/ Sir Scholarship Teams
    Contact address e-mail “misganawwub@yahoo.com’’
    Mobile +251911567992
    Am Misganaw Kassie Wubneh from Addis Ababa Ethiopia (Africa). I am a graduated of Addis Ababa University, school of Earth and plantery sciences, I pursued M.Sc. degree in hydrogeology with research paper entitled as ‘‘ characterization of groundwater dynamics in the Bilate basin by using Hydro chemical and Isotope techniques , central- Ethiopia.” . I am a strong and young professional geologist (hydrogeologist) with vast experience consulting on applied works specially in deep well drilling. I have been the deep well drilling supervision and large well field study overall Ethiopia, Ethiopian Construction Design &Supervision Works Corporation- Water &Energy and Supervision Works Sector office -Ethiopia Africa. I am very much interested in pursuing PhD Course on Isotope and Geochemistry or if possible medical geology. Because I have also a medical background (medical laboratory)
    Thank you in advance
    Misganaw Kassie Addis Ababa – Ethiopia.
    Africa

  64. Dir/Sir
    I am Addisu Hailu, a Ethiopia seeking for scholarship opportunities to undertake PhD degree in Japan.
    i just completed my BSc and MSc degree by Agricultyural Economics from Haramaya University,Ethiopia. i am fluent in English. for more information regarding my request, my contact is addihailu@gmail.com and Mobile phone: +251913192908T
    Thank you

  65. Dear /Sir /Madam
    My name is Mamer Deng a graduate from university of Juba, college of law and interesting to pursue LL.M.
    Looking forward to hear from your cordially.
    Thanks

  66. Dear, Sir
    My name is Mamer Deng a graduate from university of Juba college law and working as an advocate or barrister.
    I am very interesting to pursue LLM
    Looking forward to receive notice from you.
    Thanks

  67. Hello, my Mading Majok from South Sudan, I did my Bachelor’s Degree in education Science but would like to pursue a master degree in engineering course please could advice me.

  68. Helow..am Martine Mbwana from Tanzania studied bachelor degree in doctor of medicine ….i would like to pursue masters degree in orthopaedic in japanese universities …how can you help me????

  69. Fully funded scholarship

    My name is Chernet Sahele from Ethiopia. I am a graduate of political science and International Relation (major) and Public Administration and Development Studies (minor) from Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia. I have a deep rooted interest or willingness to continue my education at Masters Level. So that I am looking forward that your institute grants me a fully funded scholarship. In return I promise to play my role properly in the Industrial development in my country Ethiopia (Africa) in particular and socio-economic development of Ethiopia (Africa) in general to the best of my ability. So, if you give me the chance please contact me through +251 0910803457, chernetsahile@gmail.com. For all thank you in advance!

  70. KEBEDE JAMBO HAILE

    Dear Scholarship Team,
    First of all, I am grateful to you for the opportunity of providing such help. My name is Kebede Jambo Haile, an expert at Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources in Ethiopia. I am glad in writing this letter with the anxiety at informing you my readiness if I get chance of this scholarship. Because, scholarship is the best way to get further specialized studies and accomplish career goals. It also helps once finance tuition fees and enable him/her to fully concentrate on his/her Education. So, I wish to benefit from the opportunity you gave for students around the globe and kindly to inform you that I have become particularly interested to attend my PhD in any courses related to my background study. Kindly help me out, I have BS.c Degree in Natural Resources Management and MS.c. degree in Environmental Science Study. This is my contact number +251912 233090.
    I will appreciate if my request is kindly granted. Thank you in advance!

    Kebede J

  71. Nechilango Poromoka

    I’m Nechilango Poromoka, a lady from Tanzania I’m interested with this Japanese scholarship, I’m a community development and social work diploma holder, also I’m holding another diploma of early childhood education, Thank you

  72. My name is Bezawit Girma.i am 23 years old.i am From Ethiopia..i graduated from Mekelle University by Urban And Regional Planning with GPA 3.21 at 2017. now i wanna learn Landscape design in your university..
    please let me know if i am acceptable!
    Thank you!

  73. Mohammed Osman Bangura

    I’m Mohammed Osman Bangura an Agricultural Extension and Rural Sociology graduate from Njala university Sierra Leone. I will like to do my masters in Agricultural Extension

  74. my name is Getachew dirsha from Ethiopia in 2017 undergraduate BA degree Anthropology in mekelle Unviresty GPA 3.64 please contact me 0929424033 or email getachewdirsha45@gmail.com

  75. Bawakyillenuo julius Ngmentiere

    Am Bawakyillenuo Julius Ngmentiere from Ghana a Technical Officer (Health Promotion Diploma) with GPA of 3.62 at Kimtampo College of Health.I will like to do my degree i Health Promotion. Thanks.

  76. Hello dear all, i want to study PHD program om sociology. So please find the spomsers to cover all cost.

  77. I’m interested how can I apply..

  78. Wilson Meibuko Mollel

    My name Wilson Meibuko Mollel Tanzania Manyara Simanjiro I have diploma in water works so can you help on how to get this chance to have degree in this field my email menyenaseku@gmail.com

  79. Hello every oneone! I am Ethiopian. I have BSc in civil and urban engineering since 2013. And now, I want to learn MSc in Material engineering in Japan or other countries. Please inform me. Thanks.

  80. Hello everyone am jjengo accram kisiki from Uganda currently working with Tijarah foundation Uganda as an economics consultant am having Bsc in economics would like to do a masters in economics or in healthy economics where can I start from…

  81. Paulina Pomwene Fendinat

    I have abtained my Msc in forestry I want to pursue my PhD .are you offering in this area too? paulinapawa@gmail.com

  82. Nigatu bedemo beyene

    My name is nigatu bedemo and i graduated by MSc in development economics so i want to apply for my PHD .how can you help me? .currently i am working in development bank of ethiopia as loan officer.

  83. l hold a Bachelors degree in Physics from South Eastern Kenya University in Kenya. Am interested on Masters degree in Material Science, Kindly consider my request. Contact, dimbafredrick@gmail.com

  84. Dir/Sir
    I am Yaazachew Etefa a Ethiopia seeking for scholarship opportunities to undertake MA degree in Japan.
    i just completed my BA Banking and inshurance from Adma University,Ethiopia. i am fluent in English. for more information regarding my request, my contact is yazachewe@gmail.com and Mobile phone: +251913696836
    Thank you

  85. Ah, am Duku Alex, having hpd in logistic procurement and supply chain management, so?

  86. Hi dear i have msc in public health diagnostic microbiologist in Addis Ababa Universty so please if any…contact at sebsibneway2152@gmail.com

  87. I’m opilema Joseph from Uganda with Bsci.agriculture & interest in Jica scolarship

  88. my name is Seifu Badiye from Ethiopia. I am holding my Bsc degree with statistics in Addis Ababa university. now i am so eager joining with your invitation program/scholarship program. Just if you want to engage me in the scholarship you got me in the email address seifebade23@gmail.com. Thank you for more and more for giving this opportunity.

  89. My name is Robert Anechana
    I currently hold MPhil in Geophysics and intrested in persuing PHD. Any link.
    Thank you.

  90. My name isFikru Degife from Ethiopia. I am holding my Bsc degree with Physics in Debreberhan university. now I am so eager joining with your invitation program/scholarship program. Just if you want to engage me in the scholarship you got me in the email address fikrudegfe@gmail.com. Thank you for more and more for giving this opportunity.

  91. Kabeta Nedesa Hurgesa

    My name Kabeta Nedesa Hurgesa from Ethiopia. I graduated BSc. Degree by Water Recourses & Irrigation in 2009 and Master of graduate by Hydraulic Engineering 2017. Now I hope to study my PHD by environmental science.

  92. I am Obsa Degabasa from Ethiopia and I have LL.B, LL.M in law .Iam very interested in PhD of laws by this scholarship.My e-mail obsadegabasa@gmail.com. phone +251917097109

  93. Hi. I Amine Mustapha from Chad , i have bachelor in medical biological analysis i am looking for scholarship to do my masters. Thanks

  94. my name is mashauri malimi from Tanzania ,a graduate of batchelar of environmental science and management and my dreams to study master degree of Geographic information system GIS

  95. my name is Nasir Faris seid from Ethiopia. I am graduated from Jima University in Bsc of Envromental health. I went to study masters degree in the field of health and health related field. so contact me through nasirfaris28@gmail.com

  96. ROBERT ODHIAMBO NYAMBUGA

    I hold a BSc. Mathematics and Chemistry from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology in Juja Kenya interested in MSc. Bioinformatics or Biostatistics can you assist me?

  97. My name is Stephen Saywala from Liberia. I am doing my bacholar in Information Technology at Starz College of Science and Technology, but I have been out of school for two semesters due to financial problem. Can you please help me?

  98. my name is roba i need take masters in computer scince so how i can applay

  99. I am abebual mulatu Bsc in civil engineering’s holder in Ethiopia so now I went learn Msc. Contrat management in Japan.

  100. Joaquin Meahkeeh Sendolo

    I am a Liberian with Bachelor of Arts Degree in Mass Communication and Bachelor of Business Administration in Management. I read your information and it interests me to inquire whether you are considering Development Communication or International Relation in your graduate program.

Leave a Reply

x

Check Also

university-of-bristol-vice-chancellor-full-fellowships-in-uk

University of Bristol Vice-Chancellor Full Fellowships in UK, 2018

  Deadline: January 14, 2018 Applications are now open for Vice-Chancellor Fellowships within ...