Off to Japan

30 Jul 2013 - 13:15

JapanTlhoriso Matlokotsi and Sebastian Khoete

Tlhoriso Matlokotsi and Sebastian Khoete, final year electrical engineering students, saw an advert for MEXT scholarships offered by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology in Japan for international students who wish to study at Japanese universities as research students. Matlokotsi and Khoete have been friends since finishing high school in Lesotho and decided to apply. They were excited when in mid-July they were invited to the Japanese Embassy in Pretoria for an interview and then heard that they had been successful.

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