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  • Tuition Fee:
  • Local: n/a
  • Foreign: $ 1.83k / 1 semester
  • Languages of instruction:
  • Chinese, English
  • Deadline:
  • 3 March
  • StudyQA ranking:
  • 748pts.
  • Duration:
  • 2 years

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    The Department of Chemistry has maintained a tradition of excellence in high-quality teaching and research. In addition to traditional disciplines, our faculty research also covers a broad range of topics at the forefront of modern chemistry, including advanced studies in material science and chemical biology. Several of our faculty have received top international awards, and many of them serve on the editorial boards of first-rate international journals.

    Organic chemistry related courses

    • Advanced Organic Chemistry
    • Organic Synthesis
    • Special Topics in Polymer Chemistry
    • Organometallic Chemistry
    • Introduction to Organic Materials
    • Introduction to Supramolecular Chemistry
    • Advanced Topics in Organometallic Chemistry
    • Special Topics on Organic Spectroscopy

    Inorganic chemistry related courses

    • Advanced Inorganic Chemistry
    • Crystallography
    • Introduction to Synchrotron Radiation Related Research
    • Porphyrins and Related Chemistry

    Analytical chemistry related courses

    • Advanced Analytical Chemistry
    • Advanced Analytical Chemistry
    • Electrochemistry
    • Special Topic in Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Spectroscopy
    • Maten'al Surface Analysis
    • Bio-inorganic Chemistry
    • Semiconductor Fabrication Chemistry and Nanoanalysis
    • Photophysics of Molecule and Nanomaterial in Condensed Phase

    Physical chemistry related courses

    • Advanced Physical Chemistry
    • Special Topics in Quantum Chemistry
    • Colloid Chemistry
    • Introductory Quantum Dynamics
    • Polymer Synthesis and Characterization
    • Molecular and Nanoscale Material Spectroscopy
    • Application of Quantum Chemistry in Chemistry
    • Introduction to Magnetic Resonance
    • Condensed-Phase Spectroscopy and Dynamics; Fundamental and Applications
    • Biocatalysis

    Chemical biology related courses

    • Advanced Chemical Biology
    • Biochemistry
    • An Analytical Chemistry Journey into Protein and Proteome Research
    • Nanobiotechnology
    • Bio-analytical Chemistry
    • Drug Design and Development
    • Methods in Single Molecule Chemical Biology
    • Protein and Peptide Chemistry
    • Development and Application of Single Molecular Spectrosocopy
    • Nucleic Acids Chemistry and Genetic Mechanism
    •  International Chemistry Workshop 

    University requirements


    Program requirements

    Proof of Language Proficiency:

    • TOEFL Total score 83 or above
    • Proof of one year study of Chinese, or equivalent ability

    Additional Application Documents:

    • Highest degree graduation certificate (in Chinese or English)
    • Highest degree past-years transcript (in Chinese or English)
    • Photocopy of passport(s) (if available)
    • Photocopy of ROC Alien Resident Certificate (if available)
    • Financial statement
    • Declaration and Authorization Form
    • Receipt of the application fee payment
    • Recommendation Letter(s) × 2
    • Autobiography (including the motivation of applying)
    • Proof of Chinese listening, reading, and writing proficiency( if applicable)

    Optional Application Documents:

    • The score of GRE Chemistry Subject Test

    Partial Listing of Required Courses (for reference only):

    • Teaching Practice in Chemistry: (I)(II): 0 credit
    • Research Training: 4 credits
    • Literature on Chemistry (M.S.): 4 credits
    • Three Advanced Courses

    Others:

    • To facilitate the review process, applicants residing in Taiwan may be required to take an oral/ written examination.

    Scholarship for Outstanding International Master's Students

    Applicable Degree: Master

    Awarding Duration: 2 years

    Coverage and Amount: TWD 250,000 /year

    Description: NTU has introduced this Scholarship since 2015 to facilitate academic research and exchanges with the international community by attracting international Master students of academic excellence. New Master students who are admitted from academic year of 2015/2016 onwards are eligible to apply.

    Financial Assistance Grant for International Students

    Applicable Degree and duration: Bachelor 4 years, Master 2 year, Ph.D 3 years

    Coverage and Amount: Tuition waiver + stipend of TWD 6,000/month

    Description: By combining the three old scholarship schemes (International Students Scholarship, International Graduate Students Scholarship and International Graduate Students Support Fund) together, NTU has introduced this Grant since 2015 to attract international students of, and encourage, academic excellence. New international students who are admitted from academic year of 2015/2016 onwards for the first semester (September) entry are eligible to apply.

    MOE Taiwan Scholarship 

    Applicable Degree and awarding duration: Bachelor 4 years, Master 2 years, Ph.D 4 years

    Coverage and Amount: 
    Bachelor: Tuition waiver + Monthly stipend TWD 15,000/ month
    Master and Ph.D: Tuition waiver + Monthly stipend TWD 20,000/month
    *For recipients enroll from 2016/2017 academic year, the cap on tuition waiver is TWD 40,000. The rest of the amount not covered by the Scholarship should be borne by the recipients.

    MOFA Taiwan Scholarship 

    Applicable Degree and awarding duration: Bachelor 4 years, Master 2 years, Ph.D 4 years

    Coverage and Amount: Monthly stipend TWD30,000/month +round-trip economy-class plane tickets

    MOST Taiwan Scholarship 

    Applicable Degree and awarding duration: Master 2 years, Ph.D 3 years

    Coverage and Amount: Monthly stipend TWD30,000/month

    Fulbright Scholarship 

    Nationality limitation: American applying to Agricultural Economics Master's Program

    Applicable Degree: Master

    Awarding Duration: 2 years

    Coverage and Amount: Support by Institute of International Education: monthly stipend USD25,000/year+ Round-trip economy-class tickets+health insurance+fees for cultural activities
    Support by NTU: Tuition waiver+free room provided by NTU IYC Dormitory

    Description: NTU and Institute of International Education aim to establish a new merit-based grant to support American student each year for MA study and research in Taiwan at NTU.

    Global Education Program

    Nationality limitation: Russian

    Applicable Degree: Master, Ph.D

    Coverage and Amount: 2,763,000 Rubbles/ year+Tuition fees+ Travel expenses+Accommodation+Medical insurance+Meals+Academic Literature

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