Fully Funded scholarships for International MBA, Graduate school of Management, University of Kyoto, Japan – Online Application open soon!


ADB-JSP Scholarship will cover: tuition fees, travel expenses, subsistence allowance of approximately
147,000 yen/month, medical/accident insurance, books/instructional material and research
allowances, miscellaneous .

Application deadline: September 18, 2020

Admission Guidelines: International MBA Programs (i-BA & i-PM) 2021

We changed the program and two international full-time programs opened in April 2019 which are fully instructed in the English language. One program is International Business Administration Program (i-BA) and the other is International Project Management Program (i-PM).

The International Business Administration Program (i-BA) is a course of study that leads to a general management degree while helping you develop your vision and the skills to achieve it. This program provides wide area of expertise such as business leadership, service & hospitality management, finance and accounting.

The International Project Management Program (i-PM) offers an educational curriculum in management necessary to accomplish projects with special aims and diverse constraints or uncertainties for the purpose of nurturing highly advanced professionals who will take active part in these areas of management.

* Only i-PM is opened to international students

Admission Policy

The International Program under the Kyoto University Graduate School of Management will accept a university graduate in various academic fields, someone with working experience or with a full-time job from all over the world. (Working experience is NOT required.)

The International Program aims to nurture true professionals with a high level of specialization and practical knowledge in project management and business administration. The school is interested in selecting individuals who possess an awareness of basic issues in modern-day project management and business administration. The selection process will, in principle, take place by evaluating the submitted application materials.

The program does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, age, nationality, political beliefs or disability.

Enrollment Capacity

– International Project Management Program (i-PM)……….10 Students

* Note: The above number may be changed based on the quality of the applicant pool. All details regarding the admission guidelines and required documentation are written in the Admission Guidelines documents, which one included in the application packet.

ADB-JSP Scholarship

Graduate School of Management has been selected as one of the designated institutions under the Asian Development Bank-Japan Scholarship Program (ADB-JSP).

If you apply for International Project Management Program (i-PM), and wish to apply for ADB-JSP scholarship, please submit the required documents with the applications of International Project Management Program (i-PM) by the same deadline.

* Applicants for International Business Administration Program (i-BA) CANNOT apply for ADB-JSP Scholarship.ADB-JSP Application guideline for 2021[PDF]

Information on official website.