Taiwan Scholarships

Posted at 2019-01-03 13:38:02

Besides NCU International Student Scholarship, international students could also apply for scholarship offered by Taiwan Government. There are 5 different scholarship offered to those international students who intend to pursur degree in Taiwan. There are Taiwan Scholarship provided by Ministry of Education, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan International Program established by Academia Sinica and International Higher Education Scholarship Programs offered TaiwanICDF. 

Summarized table for each award: 

Name Introduction
MOE Taiwan Scholarship
  • Duration: undergraduate (max. 4 years),master’s (max. 2 years),Ph.D. (max. 4 years),
  • Monthly stipends: NT$15,000 for undergraduate, NT$20,000 for master’sor Ph.D.
  • Waiver of tuition and certain fees
  • Recipients can only study at universities participating in the Taiwan Scholarship Program Union
  • Mainly for recipients from eligible countries designated by the MOE
MOFA Taiwan Scholarship
  • Duration: undergraduate (max. 4 years),master’s (max. 2 years),Ph.D. (max. 4 years),pre-degree Mandarin Language Program (max. 1 year) available
  • Monthly stipend: NT$30,000
  • One direct round-trip economy-class ticket
MOST Taiwan Scholarship
  • Duration: master’s (max. 2 years),Ph.D. (max. 3 years)
  • Monthly stipend: NT$30,000
  • Mainly for recipients from eligible countries designated by the MOST
International Higher Education Scholarship Program of TaiwanICDF
  • Duration: master’s (max. 2 years)
  • Monthly stipend: NT$15,000
  • Book costs, credit fees, tuition fees,housing, and insurance covered
  • One direct round-trip economy-classticket: only for recipients from countries with diplomatic ties with the R.O.C. and certain developing countries
  • Recipients can only be enrolled in International Master Program for Environment Sustainable Development (IESD)
Academia Sinica Taiwan International Graduate Program
  • Duration:Ph.D. (max. 3 years)
  • Monthly stipend: NT$34,000
  • Recipients can only be enrolled in one of the highly specialized interdisciplinary Ph.D. programs in Molecular Science and Technology, Earth System Science and Interdisciplinary Neuroscience of NCU.

For more information, please visit the respective webstie of each award or contact the Taiwam Embassy or Representative Office near you.