Special Program in Japanese and Eurasian Studies (SPJES)

Application deadline: January 15, 2022, 23:59 (JST). → Extended to February 15, 2022, 23:59 (JST)

In support of potential applicants from Kazakhstan and elsewhere in Central Asia who were affected by disruption in internet connections related to events in Kazakhstan in early January 2022, the program has made a decision to extend the deadline to February 15, 2022.

This program is designed for training people who can solve various problems and issues related to sustainable development in Central Asian states. This is a graduate program offering students from Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan, Tajikistan, and Azerbaijan an MA degree in 18 months. It is supported by the Nippon Foundation Central Asia (NipCA) Fellowship. Those applicants who demonstrate outstanding abilities will be awarded full scholarships from the Nippon Foundation (up to 8 scholarships per year).

To download the application form and application guidelines, please visit this site from the link below.

Call for Applications

* For details about the Special Program for Central Asia Countries (SPCEA) which holds this SPJES program, view the SPJES program here. Contact us at spca-info@ml.cc.tsukuba.ac.jp with any questions or concerns regarding the University Application Submission.

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