Prospective Students

Research Students (Japanese Government Scholarship)

Tokyo Tech accepts Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship Students with an Embassy Recommendation or a University Recommendation (Research Student Program), who wish to conduct research at Tokyo Tech under the guidance of an Institute faculty member (academic advisor) as Research Students. There are two ways to apply for this type of scholarship. In order to find out which type meets your individual needs, please click on the links below to learn more.

Embassy Recommendation

Interested persons can apply through the Japanese embassy or consulate general in their home country. Applicants should check with their Japanese embassy or consulate general for application procedures, even if they are not currently residing in their home country.

University Recommendation (Research Student Program)

Interested persons can apply through a Japanese university. Applicants cannot be living in Japan from the time of application to the time of enrollment at Tokyo Tech.