Deadline:

5 June 2019.

Location:


Taiwan

(Partially Funded)

Description

Summer Internship program at NCTU University in Taiwan:

This program is proposed for Current Master or PhD students from renowned foreign universities to participate in short-term research at NCTU Faculty members with various specialties from different colleges of NCTU will participate in the program and invite prospective students to do research with professors. Students will be conducting research on either a small independent project or assisting an ongoing project in the host laboratories. At the end of the research, students will be asked to submit a report regarding their research work at NCTU.

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National Chiao Tung University is one of Taiwan’s leading public research universities located in Hsinchu, Taiwan. Established in 1896 as Nanyang Public School by an imperial edict issued by the Guangxu Emperor, it has been referred to as “The MIT of the East” since the 1930s. National Chiao Tung University, a top research university in Taiwan located adjacent to the Hsinchu Science Park (the Silicon Valley of Asia), emphasizes the integration of science and humanities by offering innovative trainings and interdisciplinary studies in a full spectrum of disciplines.

The international internship in Taiwan is offering full financial support to all the selected students. Qualified students will be offered free Round-trip economy class flight ticket from their home country to Taiwan and additional NTD 5,000 scholarship (including 6% tax) for the first month in NCTU

For more information about the program Click here 

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Management Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • social science
  • Engineering
  • biological science

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

ALL WORLD COUNTRIES.

Program Period

2 months or more between 2019 Aug. 7 to 2019 Nov. 30 

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Applicant must be Current Master or PhD students from renowned foreign universities.
  • Applicant must have the Invitation Letter from NCTU supervisor.

For more information about contact of Supervisor for invitation letter: Here.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

The program will cover:

  •  free round-trip economy class flight ticket from their home country to Taiwan.
  •  additional NTD 5,000 scholarship (including 6% tax) for the first month in NCTU.

Note: 

  1. The grant will be distributed in cash. Students will have to pay for the round-trip airfare prior to their arrival in Taiwan. Students should keep the original electronic tickets, ticket receipt, and boarding passes for the reimbursement of their airfare.
  2. During the research period, expenses such as:
    dorm fees, facility fees, insurance or other necessary fees shall be at individual student’s own cost and pay upon their arrival to NCTU.

How to Apply

First Step: 

  • Applicants are to firstly identify a professor at NCTU to be their research supervisor before application and obtain the invitation letter before application.
  • Applicant must download the application form: Here.
  • Applicant must fill in the application form.

Second Step:

Applicant must provide the following document for applying :

  1. Application form (typewritten).
  2. Curriculum Vitae (CV) in English.
  3. Research Proposal of your research in NCTU (no more than 1 A4 page)
  4. The Invitation Letter from NCTU supervisor (The letter is compulsory for visa process. It should be formal and with professor’s signature, department, email address on it.): Here.
  5. Latest “Enrollment Letter” with official stamp from the home university (or valid student ID card with expirydate on it, please make sure the enrollment letter should cover your duration of internship in NCTU).
  6. A copy of valid passport (valid for at least 6 months).
  7. A proof issued by home university that internship is one of the graduation criteria or part of course requirement (Undergraduate students only, it’s compulsory for visa process).

Third Step:

  • Send “completed application package (list 1-7) to Ms. Elaine Chen : elainechen@nctu.edu.tw via email only.
  • Applicant should send the required documents by one and half month before your tentative research start date in order in one time.
  • For any inquiries regarding the application, please contact:

– Project Coordinator for Incoming Research Program: Elaine Chen (Ms.)
– E-mail: elainechen@nctu.edu.tw 

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