The ADB-Japan Scholarship program looks to provide an opportunity for well-qualified citizens of ADB’s developing member countries to undertake postgraduate studies in economics, management, science and technology, and other development-related fields at the participating academic institutions in the Asia-Pacific region. The University of Auckland is one of the participating academic institutions.
Eligibility Criteria/ Scholarship Guidelines
• Expected to be a national of an ADB borrowing member. To receive a list of current developing member countries visits the ADB – Japan Scholarship Programme.
• Expected to have gained admission to an approved master at an approved academic institution.
• Expected to have a bachelor’s degree or its equivalent with a superior academic record.
• Expected to have at least two years of full-time professional work experience (acquired after a university degree) at the time of application.
• Expected to be proficient in oral and written English communication skills to be able to pursue studies.
• Expected to be under 35 years old at the time of application. In certain cases, for programs which are appropriate for senior officials and managers, the age limit is 45 years
• Be in good health.
• Agree to return to your own country after completing the program.