Saitama is known for its well-developed industries and cultures, well -balanced urban and natural environment and convenience. At SU, all academic departments and graduate schools are located on a single campus. The geographical proximity naturally exposes students to multiple fields of academics and enables them to form diverse human networks.

The Saitama University is inviting applications for Yamada Foundation Scholarship for Privately Financed Students in Japan. Non-Japanese students are eligible to apply for this scholarship program.

The aim of the scholarship is to privately finance international students to study in Japan.

Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue Undergraduate / Master’s / Doctoral programs.

Available Subject: Scholarship is awarded in any of the subjects offered.

Scholarship Benefits:  Scholarship of 120,000 JPY will be awarded to the applicants.

Eligibility Criteria:

The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

Eligibility (as of April 2018): Undergraduate / Master’s / Doctoral Students (under 35)

Designated Nationality: none (Non-Japanese must have “Student” Visa Status in Japan)


Eligible Nationalities: Non-Japanese students are eligible to apply for this scholarship program.

Method of Application: Applicants can apply directly to the foundation.

Scholarship Application Deadline: December 1, 2017.

For more info, visit Scholarship Link