This is a program through which students are able to study at a Japanese university with a scholarship from the Japanese government, specifically the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (Monbukagakusho (MEXT)). Through this program, UTokyo only accepts students as "Research students" and "Undergraduate students". For details, be sure to refer to the Application Guideline corresponding to the year for which you are applying.
Both of the two types should be applied for before coming to Japan:
1. Embassy Recommendation
2. University Recommendation