Announcement of MIRAI Program

Japanese government is now making an announcement of MIRAI program participants. It is a short-term youth exchange scheme set up to invite graduate and undergraduate students to Japan.

The title of the programme, “MIRAI,” means “future” in Japanese and is also an acronym based on the first letters of the following keywords, as indicated: Mutual understanding, Intellectual Relations and Academic exchange Initiative.

This programme is intended to offer an opportunity to (i) promote mutual trust and understanding among the people of Japan and Europe to build a basis for future friendship and cooperation, (ii) promote a global understanding of Japan’s economy, society, history, diverse culture, politics and foreign policy, and (iii) disseminate information on Japan’s attractions through communication tools including social media. Accordingly, the scheme should help to set in place a solid foundation for the relationship between Japan and these regions in the future.

Application deadline is 10 July 2024(Japan Standard Time).
Please see the guidelines,application requirement and process carefully. You shall submit all your required document by the deadline.
*Georgian candidates are eligible to participate inRule of Law (January 15,2025 - January 21,2025) .
For Applicants Rule of Law (January 15,2025 - January 21,2025)
Please check this guideline
What you need to do: upload all required documents listed below(1-5) through Kintone(
) by the deadline.
(1) Valid passport copy
(2)“Letter of Understanding”for Rule of Law)
(3)“Handling of Personal Information and the General Date Protection Regulation (GDPR) Privacy Policy” 
(4)“Academic Transcript” or “Certificate of Enrolment”
(5) A Face photo