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How to apply?

Who can apply

This program is open to international students. If you are or once a citizen of Taiwan, Mainland China, or hold a residency in Hong Kong and Macau, you may want to review the "Regulations for International Students Undertaking Studies in Taiwan" set by the Ministry of Education (MOE) to confirm your eligibility.


Your Ph.D. study costs can vary based on accommodation, credits, and student services. Here are the primary expenses for international Ph.D. students per semester:

  • Tuition fee:  NTD 21,480

  • Credit fee: NTD 3,000 per credit

  • Single Room Dorm
    -Accommodation NTD 9,500
    -Utility charges NTD 500
    -Deposit NTD 2,000

  • Double Suite Dorm
    -Accommodation NTD 10,700-16,050
    -Utility charges NTD 500
    -Deposit NTD 2,000

  • National Health Insurance: NTD 4,956 

When to apply

Applications are open from January to April, with study commencing in early September. 

Apply directly

Go online and complete your application through the Office of International Affairs(OIA), NDHU

International Admissions Division​

T: +866 3 890 5112


Delayed commencement

Make sure to apply for delayed commencement  explaining why you cannot enroll on time due to unforeseen circumstances and attach relevant proof. Upon approval of retaining admission qualification, entry may be deferred for up to one year without paying tuition or miscellaneous fees. Students must submit their application to NDHU one month prior to the registration date of the returning semester to receive admission notification for registration, otherwise, their admission qualification will be cancelled.

Registry Division​

T: +866 3 890 6115


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