Taiwan International Graduate Program 2021 for PhD Admission, Dates, Application
Taiwan International Graduate Program 2021 – Taiwan International Graduate Program (TIGP) is now accepting applications for admission to the 2021 fall semester.
Interested candidates can check out all of the details on the courses offered, timeline, application procedure and such below:
TIGP was established in 2002, and presently offers international candidates Ph.D. degree granting programs in a wide variety of areas. TIGP is jointly organized by Academia Sinica in association with Taiwan’s key national research universities. Academia Sinica’s PhD Programs provide superior scientific training coupled with cutting-edge facilities and leading technologies to ensure its Ph.D. candidates are well supported both academically and socially.
All PhD Programs are conducted in English so that candidates can be fully engaged in the learning and discovery process. Further, the program works very closely with Taiwan’s leading universities to make certain candidates have access to the best minds in their chosen field. Importantly, TIGP offers affordable rates on PhD level programs with the potential to qualify for scholarships.
TIGP offers the following twelve Ph.D. programs
Chemical Biology and Molecular Biophysics
Molecular Science and Technology
Molecular and Biological Agricultural Sciences
Molecular and Cell Biology
BioinformaticsNano Science and Technology
Earth System Science
Sustainable Chemical Science and Technology
Social Networks and Human-Centered Computing
Taiwan International Graduate Program 2021 Important Date
Last Date to apply for Taiwan International Graduate Program is
01st February 2021
TIGP 2021 Scholarship Value
TIGP provides fellowship support of NT$34,000 (about US$1060) per month for all graduate students during the first year of their enrollment. The support will be extended for another two years upon evidence of satisfactory progress towards the degree. In subsequent years, the financial support will be provided by the student’s thesis advisor. The amount of the support will be at the discretion of the advisor.
Living and housing costs – On-campus self-catering student dormitory costs NT$5,500/ month per single room. Off-campus private housing is generally more expensive, with monthly rents ranging from NT$5,000-15,000 for single rooms, NT$12,000-20000 for apartments with 2-3 rooms. Meals are available at modest costs at various eateries on and around the campus of Academia Sinica.
Eligibility Criteria for Taiwan International Graduate Program 2021
Bachelor’s Degree and/or Master’s Degree (Some programs only accept applicants with Master’s degree, please check each program’s admission requirements).
English Proficiency Test Score: TOEFL, IELTS or GEPT GRE Score (optional).
Transcripts (Please provide an explanation for any nonstandard grading system).
Three Letters of Recommendation.
Statement of Purpose.
Taiwan International Graduate Program 2021 Application Process
Applicants can apply online through the website https://tigp.apps.sinica.edu.tw/index.php for admission to the program.
No application fee is required. Please apply at TIGP online application system before 1 February 2021 (GMT+8).
The entire application process for admissions is online and the Application form has to be filled online in entirety and be submitted along with the documents on or before last date.
For more information, please contact Ms. Huan-Yi Shen at +886-2-2789-8050.Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.