One year Masters Degree course in "Law" under Young Leaders' Program (YLP) Scholarship at the Kyushu University, Graduate School of Law, Japan from October 2021 to September 2022. 


Qualifications:

a) In principle the applicant should be under 40 years of age as on 1St October, 2021 (i.e. born on or after 2nd October, 1981); b) Must be a college graduates who have attained a high level of academic achievement in their undergraduate study; c) Have at least 4 years of work experience in the applicant's home country in a law office or in the legal section of a company or government department. This work experience must be full-time and after graduation from university; an pta) d) Be proficient in English Language; e) Applicants must be in good health; f) Selected candidates will have to obtain a 'Student' visa prior to their arrival in Japan. g) Must not be serving in military service or civilians employed by military forces. 


Each grantee will be provided monthly with 242000 yen during the term of scholarship. However, the amount of allowance will be subject to change depending upon the annual budget of the Japanese government for each fiscal year. The Program covers an economy class air ticket to/from Japan, accommodation, School Fees etc. Details of the Program may be seen in the brochure.

How to apply

It is requested that the nomination of suitable candidates may please be forwarded to this Department in prescribed application format along with vigilance clearance of the candidate and other supporting documents in accordance with the eligibility criteria and terms & conditions stipulated in the Program brochure. 

The complete set of applications (in five copies — one original and four photocopies) should reach this Department through Administrative Ministry/Department/State Government not later than 4th December, 2020. Nominations received after the prescribed date will not be considered. The details of the Program and the application form may be drawn from this Department's website (http://persmin.gov.inlotraining/index.aspx). An advance copy of the application may directly be sent to Embassy of Japan at mail: Ipemb.sinha@nd.mofa.go.jp

https://dopt.gov.in/sites/default/files/12040-14-2020-Law-min.pdf