Japan has many world-leading, advanced technologies, including in the following areas:

  1. Energy-saving (utilization of solar energy technology, such as photo voltaic power generation, storage technologies such as lithium batteries, etc.)
  2. Materials Science (carbon nano tubes, advanced materials technologies, etc.)
  3. Environmental (technologies for reducing and preventing environmental pollution, countering global warming, etc.)
  4. Membrane (seawater desalination technology, etc.)
  5. Robotics

The JGC-S Scholarship Foundation provides scholarships to students of all nationalities committed to studying at a university or college in Japan. Since 1968, we have supported more than 16,000 students from over 54 countries. In 2007, we granted scholarships to 145 foreign students. The year 2008 marks the beginning of a new scholarship program limited to those who are citizens of oil-producing countries, MENA or Central Asia. To students attending Japanese graduate schools, we will be granting a benefit of 180,000 JPY per month.

Recommended Japanese Graduate Schools (with Full English Courses)

The University of Tokyo
Tohoku University
Tokyo Institute of Technology
Osaka University
Yokohama National University
Hokkaido University
Kobe University
Ritsumeikan University
Keio University
Waseda University*

*Full English Courses are provided for some courses

Japanese graduate schools and universities offer numerous advantages for standard and advanced engineering research, including studies of the above technologies. Such research, as well as the knowledge and skills acquired through a course of study in Japan, will bring you future benefits and enable you to contribute to your country.

“International Graduate Courses” are provided at the majority of the Japanese graduate schools and universities. It is common practice nowadays for students to take courses and conduct research exclusively in the English language.

If your interest is in studying at Japanese Graduate Schools and universities, please contact JGC Gulf International Co. Ltd. by telephone or e-mail. JGC Gulf International Co. Ltd. and JGC-S Scholarship Foundation will be pleased to assist you at every step with you study in Japan (by providing detailed information on graduate schools and universities, help with entrance formalities, etc.)