Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship for Teacher Training Program 2024

Japanese Embassy has launched a new MEXT Scholarship program this year.


This program is designed for current teachers at basic to higher secondary school and others to be trained in the education department of a Japanese university. It is not intended for the purpose of obtaining a degree.


Participants can apply for courses that match their own expertise from a wide range of fields.



The requirements are as follows and the application deadline is February 4th (sun), 2024. Please check the guidelines for details.

  • Be under 35 years old.
  • Graduated from a university or teacher training college
  • Have worked as a teacher (at a basic to higher secondary school) for at least 5 years.
  • Currently a teacher at a basic to higher secondary school or at a teacher training college (excluding universities).
  • Must return to his/her former educational institution to continue teaching after completion of the scholarship.


Further detail on

<Embassy’s website>

<Embassy’s Facebook>