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l   Degree Programs Open to International Students


College of Management

Fall Semester

Spring Semester







Dept. of Industrial and Information Management


Inst. of Information Management




Online Application Period

January 10 to March 30

July 10 to October 10

Admission Announcement Dates:

Around May 15

Around November 20



l   Online Application

1.   Application Website: https://admissions.oia.ncku.edu.tw/

2.   Application procedures:

(1)    Fill in the online application information to receive the application serial number.

(2)    Pay the application fee.

(NT $1,600 or US $60 will be charged for each applicant.)

(3)    Upload all required documents (PDF files only).

3.       Note:

Only accept online applications. Applicants have completed online application and upload all the required documents before the deadline.


l   NCKU scholarship




Brief Introduction

Veritas et ConscientiaScholarship (VCS)

1.Eligibility: Full-time Ph.D. students in years 1–4 of their program

2.Recipients will receive a monthly stipend of NTD 30,000, which includes NTD 22,000 from the university and NTD 8,000 from the recipients' advisors; and the waiver of tuition fees, course credit fees, and the basic fee rate for on-campus accommodations.

3.Potential recipients are to be nominated by each department/college, which will be followed by a committee review to select award recipients. Nominees do not need to submit any application documents for this scholarship.

NCKU Distinguished International Student Scholarship

The NCKU Distinguished International Student Scholarship is classified into the following two categories:

a.For Undergraduate:

        ▶Top 20% will each receive NTD$ 15,000 per month.

        ▶Top 20.01%-40% will each receive NTD$ 10,000 per month.

        ▶Accepted students will receive the waiverofthe basic rate for on-campus  accommodationfee (A scholarship recipient who chooses not to live in a on-campus will not receive any payment for the waiver of accommodation fee.)

b. For Graduate: Recipients can get the monthly stipend and tuition fee grants (monthly stipend for master recipients is up to NTD$8,000, and for PhD students is up to NTD$15,000).

How to apply: The University International Student Admissions Committee will review the application documents to evaluate the scholarship opportunity for the first academic year. Applicants do not need to submit any additional application documents for this scholarship, and the award information will be mailed along with the admission letter.

For the further academic years, the students have to apply again.



1.   Students with an employment status on their ARC or a work visa are not  eligible to receive any of the above scholarships.

2.   Recipients who defer admission will be disqualified from the granted scholarship.

Department of Industrialand Information Management

The advisor can provide part-time assistant jobs. The students can discuss with advisors after completing enrollment procedures.

*Onlyprovided for the students who have work permit.

Institute of InformationManagement
Taiwan Scholarship

1.This scholarship is offered by the Taiwan government (Ministry of Education and Ministry of Foreign Affairs).

2.How to apply: For application guidelines and forms, types of scholarship and quotas, as well as information regarding the selection process and outcome announcements, applicants may directly contact the nearest Taiwan Embassy or Representative Office in their country.

3.Relevant links: https://taiwanscholarship.moe.gov.tw/web/engindex.html

International Cooperation and Development Fund (ICDF)

Higher Education Scholarship Program

The Taiwan ICDF has established the Taiwan International Cooperation Alliance (TICA) with its partner universities, setting up an operational platform under this TICA framework to manage and improve the scholarship program. More information about each of the programs offered through the Taiwan ICDF International Higher Education Scholarship Program can be found on the relevant partner university’s website.

NCKU has been cooperating with Taiwan ICDF from 2007 for an International Master's Program in Civil Engineering and Management.

How to Apply:

Applicants should complete Taiwan ICDF online application and submit the documents to the ROC (Taiwan) Embassy/ Consulate (General)/ Representative Office/ Taiwan Technical Mission or project representative in their country. Applicants must ensure that they submit accurate and complete documentation; failure to do so will result in the application not being processed. Please also note: Late submissions will not be accepted and/or processed.

Award Timeframe: Master’s Program in Civil Engineering and Management: 2 years maximum.

For more information, please visit to International Cooperation and Development Fund and Department of Civil Engineering websites.

Elite Scholarship in 2021

This scholarship is offered by the Taiwan government (Ministry of Education).

  1. Doctoral/Master degree-seeking applicants who qualification of international students and are currently university lecturers or professors in Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, India, Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei, Myanmar, Cambodia, Laos, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bhutanand all countries in Africa, registered NCKU from 2021 Fall Semester.*Lecturer Certificate (English version) is needed.
  2. Stipend:NTD$ 300,000/per year
    (Around USD 10,000/per year; Exchange rate: NTD:USD = 30:1)

    * The scholarship doesn't include tuition waiver.

    Three years (in Ph.D. programs /reviewed annually)

    Two years (in master programs /reviewed annually)

    * To complete the enrolment procedures every semester to receive the two/three-year continuous scholarship.
  3. MOE has the final say.

Please email to em50951@email.ncku.edu.tw for more information.