Scholarships Merit-based
The University of Edinburgh

Funding for Japanese Studies

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10000 GBP
United Kingdom
31 Mar 2024
Application deadline


The University of Edinburgh can support you financially if you are admitted to one of its study programmes as an international student.

The University of Edinburgh awards scholarships, bursaries, tuition fee reductions and discounts that help you cover existing tuition and living costs. 


Scholarship type

Merit based

Number of scholarships to award




Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction


The School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures will offer a studentship for applicants who are pursuing a Masters programme in Japanese studies


Applicable programmes


Designed to support the development of Japanese Studies in the UK, this scheme annually provides postgraduate studentships worth £10,000 each. 


  • Applicants to the PhD programme in Japanese Studies will automatically be considered for this scholarship, and candidates wishing to enrol on our East Asian Studies PhD (who have a research focus on Japan) are also welcome to ask to be considered. 
  • Applicants on our East Asian Relations MSc (who have a research focus on Japan), or on our Japanese MSc by Research programme, are eligible.

Scholarship requirements




United Kingdom



Study experience required





Application deadline

31 Mar 2024


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