Japan:Japan-WCO Human Resource Development Scholarship Programme for Masters Degree at Aoyama Gakuin University.

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Description:The Japan-WCO Human Resource Development Programme (Scholarship Programme) provides a grant covering travel, subsistence, admission, tuition and other approved expenses to enable promising young Customs managers from developing countries to
undertake Master’s level studies at the Aoyama Gakuin University (AGU) in Tokyo, Japan.

Conditions of candidacy and selection:
The candidates should be in good health, preferably below 40 years of age as of 1 April2014.
The recipients of Scholarships under this Programme will enrol for the Master’s Degree programme in Strategic Management and Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) programme at the AGU.
This Scholarship is for one academic year starting from April 2014. There will be a preparatory course in March 2014 for a few weeks before the start of the Programme. The Scholarship period cannot be extended.
The candidates should be Customs officers fully proficient in English. (a minimum TOEFL score of internet Based Test (iBT) 79 / Computer-Based Test (CBT) 213 / Paper Based Test (PBT) 550, IELTS 6.0, or its equivalent qualification to prove their language proficiency). They should have a university degree or equivalent qualification.
The candidates should have at least 3 years of work experience in Customs and should have assessed potential for advancement. In the selection, preference will be given tocandidates who have experience in IPR border enforcement, and who are expected to work in the IPR-related section of their Customs administration after this Scholarship Programme.
Individuals who have already been awarded a scholarship under the Japan-WCO Human Resource Development Programme in the past will not be entitled to apply for this Scholarship Programme.


Deadline: 29 August,2013

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