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Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO) is an independent administrative institution established under the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (Monbukagakusho).
JASSO comprehensively administers scholarship loan programs, support programs for international students, and student support programs. The purpose of these programs is to foster the development of creative individuals who, rich in humanism, will become the leaders of society in the next generation, while at the same time to promote international understanding and exchange.

 

JASSO OUTLINE 2014-2015

JASSO symbol mark

JASSO symbol mark The green wing represents young people opening up to their potential. The orange part, in the shape of the palm of a hand, represents JASSO's role as youth support. The two shapes combine to form the letter "S", which stands for the first letter of "Student Services".
In addition, the green represents sound growth of the younger generation, and the orange represents JASSO's philosophy and enthusiasm toward its activities.

Japan Student Services Organization
(JASSO)

JASSO Offices

  • Head Office
    4259 S-3 Nagatsuta-cho, Midori-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa 226-8503
  • Ichigaya Office (Auditing Bureau, Planning, External Relations Division,General Affairs, Finance, Information Systems, Scholarship Loan Programs for Japanese Students)
    10-7 Ichigayahonmura-cho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 162-8412
  • Aomi Office ( International Student Exchange Programs, Student Support Programs)
    2-2-1 Aomi, Koto-ku, Tokyo 135-8630
  • Komaba Office (Testing division: EJU)
    4-5-29 Komaba, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-8503