This program will select students, who can likely contribute internationally in their research field, from those students applying to Hokkaido University’s doctoral courses.
The stipend in the first year is about ï¿¥2,000,000, and it will be about ï¿¥1,500,000 from the second year onwards, and this amount includes research assistant(RA) allowances.
It is very meaningful to participate in research as a RA for the development of your research ability.
This scholarship is provided based on the special grant program conducted by each graduate school, and not all graduate schools participate in it.
(graduate schools participating in the fellowship program)
- Graduate School of Environmental Science
- Graduate School of Science
Hokkaido University Information
Established in 1918, Hokkaido University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Sapporo (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Hokkaido. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Hakodate, Hokkaido. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan, Hokkaido University (Hokudai) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Hokkaido University (Hokudai) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 101 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 0-10% making this Japanese higher education organization a most selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.
*Students currently enrolled as doctorate candidates and continuing studies through the fellowship will be awarded ï¿¥1.5 million from the first year.*The stipend in the first year for students who have graduated from the master course at Hokkaido University will be about ï¿¥1,500,000.