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Study in Japan

1. Japanese Government(MEXT) Scholarship

Application Procedures for 2020 Japan Scholarship Program
1         We are accepting applications for those wishing to pursue Postgraduate and Undergraduate degree studies in Japan. You may download the application package from the website of “Study in Japan” (, or come to the security gate of the Embassy of Japan in order to collect a hard copy.
2         Applications should be mailed to PO Box 34190, Lusaka, or handed in at the security gate at the Embassy of Japan, No.5218, Haile Selassie Avenue (Opposite Intercontinental Hotel).
3         Please read the Guidelines carefully, as only applications which include all the required forms, certificates, documents and photographs can be considered.
4         Embassy of Japan will inform successful applicants that their application has passed the first screening as well as time and date for examination or interviews.
5 All application documents must be received by the Embassy of Japan by the deadline below.
Deadline: 21st June, 2019 (Fri) For All Categories
6 Recruitment Categories
(1) Research Students (Postgraduate)
(2) Undergraduate Students

2. Hokkaido University Africa Office in Lusaka

     Since 2014, Hokkaido University has been commissioned by Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (Japan) to implement “Study-in-Japan Global Network Project” (former “Coordinator for Study-in-Japan project”). This project is to dispatch Study-in-Japan Coordinators to promote study in Japan based on an All-Japan approach and to develop further activities through Hokkaido University Africa Lusaka Office in collaboration with national agencies in sub-Saharan African Activities.

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3.Japanese Language Programmes

1  Japanese Class at University of Zambia
(a) Registration of Japanese Class at UNZA is Now Open (PDF)
(b) Registration of Japanese Class at UNZA (5-day Beginners’ Couse) is Now Open (PDF)
2  JF Japanese e-Learning Minato
“Minato” - learn Japanese and interact with fellow students around the world online. At Minato our constant goal is to always develop the most inspiring Japanese courses. Let Minato be the place you start your Japanese language and cultural exchange journey.