The Government of Japan will award scholarships to Sri Lankan Students under the Monbukagakusho (Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: MEXT) Scholarship scheme 2020, in the categories of,
- Postgraduate Research
- College of Technology
Selection of candidates will be done through an examination conducted jointly by the Embassy of Japan and the Ministry of City Planning, Water Supply and Higher Education.
Among the three categories above, those who wish to apply for Undergraduate or College of Technology scheme can apply for ONE SCHEME ONLY. Applicants who have passed G.C.E. A/L, only in Mathematics stream, desirably with a basic knowledge of Japanese, are eligible to apply.
Prospective candidates arc kindly requested to forward their applications to Ministry of City Planning, Water Supply and Higher Education, No. 18, Ward Place, Colombo 7 on or before 10th June, 2019. Application forms can only be downloaded from the website of the Ministry of City Planning, Water Supply and Higher Education.
Further information regarding this scholarship could be obtained from
For Past Papers of the qualifying examination
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