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National Sun Yat-sen University Regulations on Scholarships for Internaional Students

 National Sun Yat-sen University Tuition and fees Standard 2018/2019

*Tuition and fees are subject to the announcement of the NSYSU Office of Academic Affairs

Elite Scholarship(Office of Academic Affairs) 

 

National Sun Yat-sen University (NSYSU) Scholarship

Degree

Available

Scholarship Description

How to Apply

Minimum Academic Requirements

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Bachelor

1. NT$6,000/month

2. Status is during one academic year

3. Reapply each year

4. Regular review by every semester

5. Up to four academic years

*The amount and quota of the scholarship are subjected to minor change due to budget constraint and the number of applicants.

New students: tick “yes” in the online degree application system

GPA 2.44 or 70%

*Criteria for review by every semester and application by each year

1. Recommendation Letter template

Current students: apply and submit required documents at OIA’s notification

*Students in extended study period cannot apply1.

Master

1. NT$12,000/month

2. Status is during one academic year

3. reapply each year

4. Regular review by every semester

5. Up to two academic years

*The amount and quota of the scholarship are subjected to minor change due to budget constraint and the number of applicants.

New students: tick “yes” in the online degree application system

GPA 3.38 or 80%

*Criteria for review by every semester and application by each year

1. Recommendation Letter template

 

Current students: apply and submit required documents at OIA’s notification

*Students in extended study period cannot apply1.

PhD

1.Tuition waivers / 3 academic  years

2. Status is during three academic years

3. One time application

4. Regular review by every semester

5. Up to three academic years

*Current PhD students are not eligible for this scholarship. This scholarship opens for new PhD students only.

New students: tick “yes” in the online degree application system and upload the Consent Form signed by future advisor to the online application system before application due date

 (You need to find an advisor by yourself, searching possible advisor(s) on department’s website and email them.)

Semester review according to “Performance assessment form for continuing NSYSU Scholarship” completed by the advisor.

1. PhD Consent Form

2. Recommendation Letter template

3. Performance assessment form for continuing NSYSU Scholarship

IMPOARTANT NOTE!

1. “Extended study” refers to the student who is in 5th year of Bachelors or 3rd year of Masters.

2. Those who are admitted through International Exchange Student Program or Dual Degree Program cannot apply for this scholarship.

3. Students with full-time job status, working ARC, and permanent residence are not eligible for this scholarship.

4. The scholarship will be cancelled if one cannot register for enrollment at NSYSU before the required deadline (new students).

5. Stipends (master and bachelors students) do not include any fee waivers and are paid on 20th every month from August to July (Fall intake Freshman are paid from  September to July) or February to January (Spring intake), however, August to September and February stipends are paid along with stipends in next month due to unavoidable registration process.

Awardee Note!

1. If one is abroad due to short-term exchange or other academic purposes, the scholarship will be discontinued during being abroad and there will be no extension of the scholarship status period.

2. Once registration is completed, excluding winter and summer breaks, if awardee is absent from the school for over a month, one’s scholarship will be discontinued for the absent month. If awardee is absent for 2 consecutive months, the scholarship will be cancelled. If the absence is due to special occasions, the student should actively provide related documents to OIA for scholarship recovery approval.

3. If one applies admission deferral or temporary leave (suspension), the scholarship will be automatically cancelled.

4. For PhD awardees, the scholarship will be cancelled due to change of advisor.

5. If one is with full-time job status, working ARC, permanent residence and the event was verified, the scholarship will be automatically cancelled.

6. If one violates any NSYSU school regulations and receive admonitions or demerits, the scholarship will be automatically cancelledstarting from the next month of the happening affair.

7. If new students as awardees register for enrollment after the semester starting day, fall semester enrolled ones will not receive September scholarship; spring semester enrolled ones will not receive February scholarship.

8. If new students as awardees register for enrollment in the next month of the semester starting month and the date is over 15th, the scholarship will not be delivered at the extant month.

9. If one’s graduation, temporary leave (suspension), or dropout occurs over the 15th of the extant month, scholarship will be delivered in full amount.

 

National Sun Yat-sen University (NSYSU) Scholarship Application Schedule and Documents

When to Apply

Required Criteria and Documents

New students:

tick “yes” in the online degree application system

 

Current students

(reapply each year, up to 4 academic years)

1) Fall semester enrolled students: around mid March(official notice will be placed on the lastest news)

2) Spring semester enrolled students: around late September (official notice will be placed on the lastest news)

*Students in extended study period cannot apply.

*Criteria for review by every semester and application each year

1.    At least 9 credits finished in previous semester

2.    GPA 2.44 or 70%

*Documents needed for application each year

1. Application Form for NSYSU Scholarship (see below)

2. One official transcript in Chinese (Administrative Building 6F, Office of Academic Affairs)

3. One recommendation letter (template see below, required for graduate students)

4. Post office passbook copy (Please mark “the same” on the application form if you didn’t change your bank account)

5. Other supplemental documents (optional)

New students:

tick “yes” in the online degree application system

 

Current students

(reapply each year, up to 2 academic years)

1) Fall semester enrolled students: around mid March (official notice will be placed on the lastest news)

2) Spring semester enrolled students: around late September (official notice will be placed on the lastest news)

*Students in extended study period cannot apply.

*Criteria for review by every semester and application each year

           GPA 3.38 or 80%

*Documents needed for application by each year

1. Application Form for NSYSU Scholarship (see below)

2. One official transcript in Chinese (Administrative Building 6F, Office of Academic Affairs)

3. One recommendation letter from advisor (template see below, required)

4. Post office passbook copy (Please mark “the same” on the application form if you didn’t change your bank account)

5. Other supplemental documents (optional)

New students:

(One time application, up to 3 academic years)

tick “yes” in the online degree application system

PhD Consent Form signed by the future advisor.

 Current PhD students

*The new regulations have canceled the annual and TOP PhD scholarship,however,to take care of current PhD students without NSYSU and Elite (OAA)scholarship,you can still reapply for it,the criteria please see the form as below and the required documents please refer to master degree section,just you DO NOT have to submit the consent form.MORE... 

Students who are

eligible to apply

Types of Program

Duration of Scholarships:

2016 Spring intake PhD students /

2016 Fall intake PhD students

Annual PhD

一般博

4 academic year

(reapply each year)

※Reapply each year

 

※The maximum duration of the scholarship

   shall be 1 year for PhD students.

※Super seniors may not apply

for scholarships.

 

※regular review by every semester

 

 

1. Application form 2. PhD Consent Form  3. Recommendation Letter template  4. (Phd)Performance assessment form for continuing NSYSU Scholarship 5. (Master) Performance assessment form for continuing NSYSU Scholarship

 

Government Scholarships

Stipends are paid on 20th every month, however, September and February stipends are paid along with stipends in next month due to unavoidable registration process.

Scholarship

Scholarship description

How to apply

Ministry of Education(MOE)

Postgraduate students:

NT$ 20,000/month

undergraduate students:

NT$ 15,000/month

Tuition waiver

Taiwan Scholarship and Huayu Enrichment Scholarship Program Office

Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA)

NT$30,000/month

Tuition is charged as same as Taiwanese students

Taiwan Scholarship and Huayu Enrichment Scholarship Program Office

Taiwan International Cooperation and Development Fund (ICDF) Scholarship

NT$ 15,000/month

Tuition and fees waiver

(only for International Master's Program in Electric Power Engineering)

Taiwan Embassy or Taipei Economic and Cultural Office