With the motive of rewarding the talent of Japanese students, Kochi University of Technology is offering the CSC-KUT Scholarship Program for the 2023-2024 academic year.
The award is a joint initiative of Kochi University of Technology and the China Scholarship Council (CSC) and is only open to students or staff pursuing a PhD or PhD at a Chinese university. Learn at KUT. Scholarship recipients will receive tuition and admission fee exemption, living expenses assistance of 50,000 yen per month, and 150,000 yen for travel and initial living expenses, depending on the program they enter.
Kochi University of Technology is a prefectural university in Tosa Yamada, Japan, ranked 551-600 in the Asian University Rankings 2023. Waseda University was established in 1997 by the first president, Yasuharu Suematsu, with the aim of educating scholars with general knowledge and broad practical abilities in a wide range of fields. Why did you choose Kochi University of Technology? Kochi University of Technology is an ambitious university that aspires to be a world-class university through its unique pursuit of excellence. KUT, which has a strong presence with its unique personality and advanced education system, has introduced a quarter system that allows students to study intensively.
College or Organization: Kochi University of Technology
Course level: doctorate or doctor
award: 50,000 yen
Access mode: online
Country of Citizenship: International
Benefits can be purchased in Japan
Countries covered: Students from China can also apply.
Eligible Courses or Subjects: Applied for doctoral courses in Intelligent Mechanical Engineering, Electronic/Optical Systems Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Energy Engineering, Infrastructure Systems Engineering, Environmental Mathematical Science, Chemistry, Life Science and Technology, Materials Science/Engineering, and Informatics at Kochi University of Technology. .
Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible, applicants must meet all of the following/prescribed criteria:
Applicants must have excellent academic performance and excellent bachelor’s and master’s degrees from reputable universities in China or other countries.
How to Apply for the CSC-KUT Scholarship Program
How to apply: Students interested in applying must complete an online pre-application form to be considered.
Document support: Students are required to submit the following documents to the university.
- Bachelor’s degree certificate in English or Japanese (original)
- Master’s degree transcript in English or Japanese (original)
- Master’s certificate in English or Japanese (original)
- A copy of the applicant’s master’s thesis in English
- Two signed letters of recommendation in English or Japanese
- research summary
- English or Japanese health certificate (original) issued within the last 6 months.
- English proficiency certificate
- Copies of previous publications
- Japanese language proficiency certificate
- Copy of passport ID page
Admission requirements: Applicants must have a master’s degree from an accredited institution or a degree equivalent to a master’s degree offered at KUT from an accredited institution in China.
Language requirements: Students are required to submit the results of the following English exams:
- TOEFL iBT – 72 to 94
- IELTS – 5.5 to 6.0
- CET-6 certificate
CSC-KUT Scholarship Program Benefits
The winners will receive the following scholarships from Kochi University of Technology.
Ph.D. Students: Entrance examination fee 30,000 yen, admission fee 300,000 yen, tuition fee 535,800 yen/year exemption, monthly living expenses 50,000 yen, transportation and initial living expenses 150,000 yen.
Graduate students: Entrance examination fee 10,000 yen, admission fee 50,000 yen, tuition exemption.