The Shandong Provincial Government Scholarship  for Foreign Students from International Sister Cities is provided by Shandong Provincial People's Government to further boost exchanges and cooperation between the province and its sister cities, cities with friendly cooperative relations and friendship organisations abroad.

Scholarship Details

Level of Study:

Postgraduate Programme

Application Timeline:   

March 2024 - 19 April 2024

Scholarship Eligibility:   

- Completed 16 years of school education 

- Completed a programme with the standard study period of three years or more at universities; or equivalent          educational institutions in countries and receive a degree equivalent to Bachelor's Degree

- Not exceeding 35 years old (as of 1st April of year of departure

Tenure of Scholarship:   

- The tenure of scholarship is from April 2025 to March 2027. The tenure shall include a six-month intensive course of the
  Japanese Language, to be given to those whose knowledge of the language is insufficient to pursue their studies.

- For those who have been permitted to enter in a regular course of graduate schools (whether Master's Degree or Doctoral
  programme) and have excellent academic records, their durations could be extended upon the judgement within the budget

- Those who wish to enter Master's Degree or Doctoral programme of a graduate school must sit for and pass the entrance
  examination imposed by the university concerned after having studies at least for six months as on-degree research
  students. Failure in the examination will result in reenrollment as non-degree research students within the tenure

Scholarship Coverage :   

43,000 - 148,000 yen (around RM5,000) per month

Kindly download the application form and the list of universities.