Good news! Do you wish to pursue your education in Japan? If Yes, the Keio University GIGA Scholarships 2023/2024 is now accepting applications from qualified International students.
Keio University GIGA Scholarships 2023/2024
Keio University in Japan is a prestigious university and highly sort after by most international students around the world. The university is pleased to announce its Global Information and Governance Academic Program – GIGA Scholarships for undergraduate students who are incoming first-year students for the 2023-2024 academic year.
Interested Candidates with exceptional academic potential are especially encouraged to apply for both of the Keio University GIGA Scholarships however, only one scholarship will be awarded if selected to be a recipient. These scholar ship include the Japanese Government (MEXT) and MASATADA KOBAYASHI scholar ship.
Details About Keio University GIGA Scholarships
- Scholarship Type: Undergraduate
- Host Institution: Keio University
- Country: Japan
- School to study: Keio University
- Gender: Men and Women
- Application Deadline: January 26, 2023
About Keio University
Keio University is a top private research university in Japan, it is committed to excellence and innovation in education, research, and medicine. The university is located in Minato, central Tokyo, and is currently the oldest Institute of western higher education in Japan.
Keio University was originally established as a school for Western studies in 1858 in Edo by Fukuzawa Yukichi.
The University Faculty of Policy Management, and Environment and Information Studies offer some scholarships for exceptional students accepted through the Winter AO 2022 (Global) screening that is, Admissions for the GIGA Program.
Interested applicants may apply for these scholar ship while applying for the GIGA Program. Please note that applications for these scholarships will not be accepted after entrance into Keio University.
Benefits of Keio University GIGA Scholarships
- The Scholarship offers up to JPY 1,000,000 per year
- A portion of the scholarship will be used for the payment of admission fees and academic fees for the Fall semester of 2023 required at the time of entering the university.
- The remaining scholarship amount will be paid into the scholarship recipient’s bank account after enrollment.
How to Apply for Keio University GIGA Scholarships 2023?
- All Interested and qualified candidates should visit the Keio University Online Application system at: https://admission.sfc.keio.ac.jp/gig/ to apply
- Please Note that Applications for the scholarships mentioned above can ONLY be made at the time of application for the GIGA Program.
- You can visit the Keio University website found below for more details: https://giga.sfc.keio.ac.jp/cost/scholarship-information/
Eligibility Criteria for Keio University GIGA Scholarships Qualification
To be eligible for the Keio University GIGA Scholarships, applicants must meet the following criteria;
- Applicants must be accepted through the Winter AO 2022 (Global) screening [Admissions for the GIGA program] to enter the eligible programs at the university and be enrolled in September 2023.
- Applicant must be an incoming first-year student with foreign nationality.
- He/She must have maintained a GPA of 2.3 or its equivalent in the previous two years in high school and be expected to maintain during studies at Keio University.
- Should have English language proficiency required for admission into an undergraduate study program at Keio University, Japan.
- The Awards Notification will be sent out to the applicants selected as scholarship recipients by e-mail in late March 2023.