Scholarship Program of Master's Degree and Internship Program in Japan, ABE Initiative (Application Deadline: 6th October)


ABE Initiative, African Business Education Initiative for Youth, offers a fully funded scholarship for young and eligible African men and women to study at Master's courses in Japanese universities as international students and to experience internships at Japanese enterprises in order to develop effective skills and knowledge in various fields for contributing the development of industries in Africa. Currently, 5(five) Namibian students are studying in Japan under this scholarship  



Nationality                   :    Citizens of Namibia    
Education                     :    Bachelor’s degree
Working Experience   :    More than 6 months at current employer

English -language Proficiency:
Adequate English skills, both in written and oral communication to complete the Master’s course

Understanding of the Program:
Applicants are required to have a clear understanding of the objectives of the ABE initiative Master’s Degree and Internship Program, and to have a strong will to contribute to the industrial development of Namibia as well as to strengthen the linkage between Namibia and Japan after returning home.



Please visit the websites below to read the” general information” and download the “Application Form” and other necessary documents to apply.

Application documents should be submitted to JICA Namibia Office before 06 October 2017.

For more information on ABE Initative, please contact our programme officer Ms. Mayday Thomas during office hours. 

          Tel: +264-61-301236
          Fax: +264-61-305
          P/ Bag 12047, Ausspannplatz, Windhoek, Namibia ibia
          17 Liliencron Street Eros, Windhoek, Namibia

For general inquires about Study in Japan, see INFO SHEET on Studying in Japan  For further inquires, please contact to the Cultural & Information Section of the Embassy.