NCKU Distinguished International Student Scholarship in Taiwan, 2019

Application Deadline: March 30 for the fall semester and October 10 for the spring semester (annual).

Brief Description

  • University or Organization: National Cheng Kung University
  • Department: NA
  • Course Level: Undergraduate and Postgraduate
  • Award: NT$ 10,000- NT$ 15,000
  • Access Mode: Online
  • Number of Awards: Not given
  • Nationality: International
  • The program can be taken in Taiwan


  • Eligible Countries: Candidates from all over the world are eligible.
  • Acceptable Course or Subjects: Available for pursuing an undergraduate, postgraduate or PhD degree level program at the university.
  • Admissible Criteria: Students with an employment status on their ARC or a work visa are not eligible to receive the award.

How to Apply

How to Apply: In order to receive the grant, the participants have to take admission in a bachelors or masters degree program at the university. There is no additional application required for the award; the award information will be mailed to all successful participants along with the admission letter.

Supporting Information

  • Supporting Documents: No supporting documents are asked by the university, but if there is any, and then it will be mentioned in your admission letter.
  • Language Requirement: To study in Taiwan, the university will ask the proficiency either in the English or in Chinese languages.


The award category is divided into two parts-

  • Undergraduate Category- Top 20% of participants will receive NT$ 15,000 (USD 500) per month and top 20.01%-40% candidates will receive NT$ 10,000 (USD 333) per month.
  • Graduate Category- The participants will get the monthly stipend up to NT$8,000 (about USD 267) and the waivers of tuition fees and course credit fees. PhD applicants will receive an amount up toNT$15,000 (about USD 500).

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