Tokyo University ADB Scholarship 2024 (Fully Funded) ADB-JSP

Applications are now open for the 2024 intake of the Fully Funded Scholarship to Study in Japan, specifically under the University of Tokyo ADB Scholarship.

university of tokyo adb scholarship

This prestigious scholarship program, administered by the Asian Development Bank (ADB), offers a comprehensive 2-year Master's scholarship to eligible candidates from ADB's developing member countries.

Every year, the ADB awards up to 300 Scholarships, providing exceptional opportunities for postgraduate education.

The Asian Development Bank – Japan Scholarship Program (ADB-JSP), which is funded by the Government of Japan and coordinated by the Asian Development Bank, aims to facilitate access to advanced education for talented individuals. Importantly, there is no application fee associated with this scholarship.

Successful applicants will benefit from a fully funded scholarship that covers all expenses for the academic year 2024-2025. For further information regarding the University of Tokyo ADB Scholarship 2024, please refer to the details provided below.

Information Regarding the University of Tokyo ADB Scholarship 2024

  • Host Country: Japan
  • University: University of Tokyo
  • Degree level: Master’s Degree
  • Scholarship coverage: Fully Funded
  • Deadline: 10 December 2023

Scholarship Coverage (Financial Benefits)

ADB offers a Fully Funded Scholarship. The ADB–JSP provides:

  1. Full Tuition Fees
  2. a monthly subsistence and Housing Allowance
  3. an Allowance for books and instructional materials
  4. Medical insurance
  5. Airfare Travel expenses

Scholarship Duration

The scholarship award is granted for a maximum period of two (2) years, specifically for the master's program.

Fields that are Covered by the ADB Scholarship Program

  • economics
  • management
  • health
  • education
  • agriculture
  • environment
  • natural resource management
  • science and technology
  • other development-related fields

Requirements for Eligibility

To be considered for the ADB Scholarship program, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  1. Be a national of an ADB borrowing member country
  2. Must be nominated by the University to which they are applying for a master’s degree program.
  3. Have at least two years of full-time professional working experience
  4. Not be more than 35 years old at the time of application.
  5. Agree to return and work in his/her home country for at least two years after completion of master’s study.

Please also refer to the ADB Scholarship Eligibility Criteria (

Important Points to Consider

  • No Separate application is needed for ADB. Only apply to the University.
  • Only candidates who have been offered admission and endorsed by the participating academic institutions will be considered for the scholarships by ADB.
  • Expenses for the family will not be covered.


The last date to apply for the ADB Scholarship at the University of Tokyo is 10th December 2023

Application Steps to Apply for the University of Tokyo ADB Scholarship 2024

Step 1: Check your eligibility set by ADB-JSP

Step 2: Search for faculty members who you wish to be supervised.

Step 3: Upload Application Materials before the deadline.

Step 4: Only successful candidates will be required to submit documents for the ADB scholarship application (Mid-February)

Step 5: ADB-JSP notifies us of the selection result (May)

Step 6: Enter Japan with a student visa (late September). The autumn semester starts on October 1st, 2024.

Official Website

The Link to the Official website is given below.


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