The ADB Japan Scholarship 2024 at the University of Tokyo in Japan is a prestigious and fully funded opportunity for aspiring students. This scholarship program, funded by the Asian Development Bank (ADB), aims to support outstanding individuals from developing member countries to pursue their higher education in Japan. The University of Tokyo, known for its academic excellence and world-class faculty, offers a range of disciplines and programs to cater to diverse interests. By combining the ADB scholarship and the University of Tokyo’s resources, students can receive a top-notch education while experiencing the rich cultural heritage of Japan.


  • Scholarship Host Country: Japan
  • University: University of Tokyo
  • Course Level: Masters Degree
  • Financial Coverage: Fully Funded
  • Eligibility: Citizens of ADB Member Countries
  • Deadline of submission: 10 December 2023 (at The University of Tokyo)
  • Link:;

Benefits of the ADB-Japan Scholarship Program 2024:

  • Full tuition fees
  • A monthly subsistence and housing allowance
  • Books allowance & instructional materials
  • Medical insurance
  • Travel expenses 

List of Available Study Fields & Majors:

  • Environment Studies
  • International Studies
  • Sustainability Science
  • Civil Engineering and Infrastructure Development
  • Public Policy
  • Urban Engineering
  • Health Science
  • Department of International Studies
  • Graduate Program in Sustainability Science
  • Department of Human and Engineered Environmental Studies
  • Department of Natural Environmental Studies
  • Department of Ocean Technology, Policy, and Environment
  • Department of Environment Systems
  • Department of Socio-cultural Environmental Studies.

Eligibility Criteria for University of Tokyo Japan ADB Scholarship 2024:

To apply for the ADB Scholarship at the University of Tokyo, you need to meet the eligibility criteria:

  • The applicant must be a national of ADB Member  Countries.
  • A bachelor’s degree or it’s equivalent with an excellent academic record.
  • Applicants must have worked full-time for at least 2 years.
  • Candidate not more than 35 years old at the time of application.
  • In exceptional cases, appropriate programs for senior officials and managers, the age limit is 45 years.
  • The applicant must agree to come back home after degree completion.

How to Apply for University of Tokyo ADB-JSP Scholarship 2024?

  • Find a supervisor and make sure he or she wants to supervise your graduation thesis (through the link in the application form:
  • The applicant must prepare all the required documents and submit them except the recommendation letter through the online application form (google)form by selecting apply now button.
  • The applicant must Send application materials by email before the deadline. The title of the email should be ” ADB Application_Name (applicant’s name)”.
  •  The recommendation letters should be sent by email from the recommender with the title: “ADB Recommendation Letter_Name(applicant’s name).
  • Once your documents have been reviewed by the faculty, they will inform everyone in mid-February. Applicants who are successful will need to submit the original documents (except the recommendation letter), along with the supervisor selection and additional documents listed below.

Submission email:

International Liaison Office Graduate School of Frontier Sciences,
The University of Tokyo, Room 120, Building of Environmental Studies
5-1-5 Kashiwa no ha, Kashiwa, Chiba 277-8563, Japan
Phone: +81 4 7136 4558