[Scholarship is offered for this program]
We are pleased to inform you that Yokohama National University is now looking for researchers who want to enter its graduate schools as doctoral students in October 2018 or April 2019 under the Global Doctoral Program for Academic Career Support (GDACS), which is a doctoral program for faculty members of universities in the emerging nations.
Under this program, the applicants do not need to travel to Japan for screening, the application fee is free, and admission and tuition fees are exempted. In addition, successful applicants with high academic performance will be awarded a monthly scholarship of 150,000 yen (estimated.) The scholarship awardees will be notified at the announcement of the selection results.
We are sending a set of required documents as attachments. We would appreciate it, if you could use these documents and inform your faculty members of the program.
The application guidelines and other documents can also be downloaded from the website below.
Note: The Application deadline is 4 January 2018.
Also, the website “Why Study at YNU?” below will provide you with the advantages of choosing our university: