Deadline: December 2, 2016
Location: Kyoto, Japan
Type: Exchange Scholarship, Master and PhD
Program Period:  6 Months
Number of Awards: 8 seats (some no scholarship)
Course Starts: April-September, 2017

GSGES (Graduate School of Global Environmental Studies), Kyoto University, invites graduate students to join a Spring Semester Course for studying at Kyoto University under the auspices of two projects: the “Project for the Creation of Trans‐ASEAN Environmental and Social Innovators through Development of Overseas Satellites”, the “Top Global University Project”, and the “Re-inventing Japan Project”.

Study Areas

Environmental management, including science, social science, engineering, and agriculture.


  • A round-trip flight ticket from the nearest airport to Kansai Airport
  • Living expense of JPY 80,000 per month (includes national health insurance expense, partial coverage of room rental expenses)
  • Room rent subsidy when required (depending on location).
    <Tuition fee in Kyoto University is exempted for both students (with/without scholarship)>


Students who are registered in a full-time or part-time graduate (master’s or doctoral) course at the listed university below who will continue their program after completing study in Japan.

– Hanoi University of Science and Technology (INEST) (Vietnam)

– Hue University (College of Agriculture and Forestry / College of Science) (Vietnam)

– Danang University of Science and Technology (Vietnam)

– Royal University of Agriculture (Cambodia)

– Bogor Agricultural University (Indonesia)

– Bandung Institute of Technology (SAPPK) (Indonesia)

– University of Indonesia (Indonesia)

– Mahidol University (Thailand)

– Kasetsart University (Thailand)

– Chulalongkorn University (Thailand)

How to Apply

Submit all required documents to ( before 2nd December, 2016 and then applicants will be asked for interview. For more details, look through official website.

Required documents:

  1. Application form
  2. Latest academic transcripts (graduate or undergraduate courses)
  3. CV (acrobat pdf or Microsoft Word file)
  4. Certification of your current student status
  5. Copy of your passport (page with facial photography page and passport number, validity)

Official Website