Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd.(MOL, Head Office: Minato-ku, Tokyo)has established the “Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Scholarship”, a scholarship program for international students from African countries and financially support their study at the International University of Japan (IUJ).

This scholarship aims to support the development of human resources who will contribute to the future economic development of African countries by financially supporting international students studying in Japan.

Under this aim, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines will provide scholarships to students who study at IUJ from African countries through a sponsored scholarship program at IUJ.

Outline of the Scholarship

Scholarship name Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Scholarship
Application period By 21th March 2024
Qualification Privately funded international students from African countries who enter IUJ in 2024

Two-year Programs*: International Relations Program, International Development Program, Public Management and Policy Analysis Program, Japan-Global Development Program (MA), 2y MBA program, Japan-Global Development Program (MBA)

*International Public Policy Program, Intensive MBA Program and Digital Transformation Program are not included.

Selection Selection by document and interview
Benefit amount Total JPY 10 million per person includes

Admission fee (full amount): JPY 300,000

Tuition (full amount): JPY 6.4 million (JPY 3.2 million x 2 years)

Stipend: JPY 3.3 million (JPY 150,000 x 22months)

Number of recipients Up to 2 students
Benefit period 2 years from enrollment to completion

For more details, please refer to the 2024 IUJ Scholarship Guidelines.

To be considered for this scholarship, you need to pass the IUJ admission screening first. Successful qualified applicants suitable for this scholarship are then nominated by IUJ to the foundation for final decisions. Please complete IUJ degree program application, online, by March 21, 2024 through our website.

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd.

Head Office: 1-1 Toranomon 2-chome, Minato-ku, Tokyo 100-8631, Japan

Executive Officers:
Junichiro Ikeda – Director, Chairman of the Board
Takeshi Hashimoto – Representative Director, President, Chief Executive Officer
Toshiaki Tanaka – Representative Director, Executive Vice President Executive Officer

Number of Group Companies: 509

Number of Employees: 8,748

Business details:
As a multi-modal transport group, meets the needs of the era in a wide variety of fields including dry bulkers such as iron ore carriers, coal carriers, and woodchip carriers, tankers that carry crude oil, LNG carriers that transport liquefied natural gas, car carriers, and containerships that carry a broad range of products.

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