Programa de Mestrado na Universidade de Tsukuba no Japão


Scholarship Program for Master’s Program in Economic and Public Policy (PEPP) at University of Tsukuba, Japan


We have just launched our recruitment activities for fall 2019 intake at University of Tsukuba, Japan.

Please kindly disseminate the information below to relevant departments/institutions in your country to reach out to young professionals.


[Objective of PEPP]

To provide training and the necessary skills for the conception, design, and implementation of development policies. Our focus is on International Development with a trans-disciplinary approach to the economic and social problems of developing and transition countries.


[Our target]

Mid-career professionals from eligible countries who have had a solid university education and working experience in areas related to economic policy making Organizations below are examples of our target


- Ministry of Finance

- Ministry of Trade and Industry

- Ministry of Planning

- Ministry of Agriculture

- Central Bank; and

- Other public institutions and/or private organizations related to development projects


Eligible countries:

JJ/WBGSP Scholarship:


ADB Scholarship:



[Application period]

November 8, 2018 - February 28, 2019


[For further information on admission with WB/ADB Scholarships]

PEPP Website: http://pepp.hass.tsukuba.ac.jp/.

E-mail: pepp_app [at] un.tsukuba.ac.jp *Replace [at] with @.


[Information on admission for PEPP General Track (admission without scholarships)]

Applicants who are not eligible for WB/ADB scholarships and wish to enroll in PEPP may apply for admission to PEPP General Track.

PEPP General Track Website: http://pepp-cepgt.hass.tsukuba.ac.jp/