Application Materials Required by Department

College of Medicine

School/Department/Institute Program Admission Criteria& Additional Requirements
Graduate Institute of Biomedical Sciences Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • School GPA of at least 3.0 or equivalent.
  • English proficiency in communication is required.
Doctoral
  • Document Review (100%)
  • School GPA of at least 3.0 or equivalent
  • A master degree, or a published academic paper meeting the standard of a master degree are required.
  • English proficiency in communication is required.
International Master Program of Biomedical Sciences Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • Applicants holding a bachelor degree in medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, nursing, life sciences, biotechnology, public health, natural sciences and related fields are welcome to apply.
  • English proficiency in communication is required. All courses are taught in English.
Department of Medical Laboratory Science and Biotechnology
Undergraduate
  • Document Review (100%)
  • English and Chinese proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing is required.
  • The applicant must have the certificate of Level 3 or above for the Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL, formerly TOP).
Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • English and Chinese proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing is required.
  • A bachelor degree in medical laboratory, life sciences or related fields is required.
Department of Biomedical Imaging andRadiological Science Undergraduate
  • Document Review (100%)
  • English and Chinese proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing is required.
Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • English and Chinese proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing is required.
  • A bachelor degree in biomedical imaging, radiological science or related fields is required.

 

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College of Dentistry

School/Department/Institute Program Admission Criteria& Additional Requirements
School of Dentistry
Undergraduate
  • Document Review (30%)
  • Interview (70%)
  • School GPA of at least 3.0 or equivalent.
  • English proficiency in communication, and basic listening and speaking ability in Chinese are required.
Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • A bachelor degree in dentistry or medicine (BDS、DDS or MD) and a domestic dentist or medical doctor license are required.
  • A research proposal is required.
  • English proficiency in communication, and basic listening and speaking ability in Chinese are required.

 

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College of Chinese Medicine

School/Department/Institute Program Admission Criteria& Additional Requirements
Graduate Institute of Integrated Medicine Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • A Bachelor degree, which is recognized by Ministry of Education, Taiwan, in one of the following fields is required: Medicine, Post-baccalaureate Medicine, Chinese Medicine, Post-baccalaureate Chinese Medicine, or Dentistry.
  • English proficiency in communication is required.
Doctoral
  • Document Review (100%)
  • A bachelor degree, which is recognized by Ministry of Education, Taiwan, in one of the following fields is required: Medicine, Post-baccalaureate Medicine, Chinese Medicine, Post-baccalaureate Chinese Medicine, or Dentistry.
  • A medical doctor license, a Chinese Medicine practitioner or a dentist's license.
  • A master degree thesis or a published academic paper meeting the standard of a master degree, and a research proposal are required.
  • English proficiency in communication is required.
Graduate Institute of Acupuncture Science Master Division (A)
  • Document Review (100%)
  • A Bachelor degree, which is recognized by Ministry of Education, Taiwan, in one of the following fields is required: Medicine, Post-baccalaureate Medicine, Chinese Medicine, Post-baccalaureate Chinese Medicine, or Dentistry.
  • English proficiency in communication is required.
Master Division (B)
  • Document Review (100%)
  • A Bachelor degree, which is recognized by Ministry of Education, Taiwan, is required.
  • English proficiency in communication is required.
Graduate Institute of Acupuncture Science Doctoral Division (A)
  • Document Review (100%)
  • The applicant must qualify for one of the following two requirements:
    1. A Master degree, which is recognized by Ministry of Education, Taiwan, in one of the following fields is required: Medicine, Post-baccalaureate Medicine, Chinese Medicine, Post-baccalaureate Chinese Medicine, or Dentistry.
    2. The certification of physician position in the teaching hospital and at least one published academic paper meeting the standard of a Master degree are required.
  • A master degree thesis or a published academic paper meeting the standard of a master degree, and a research proposal are required.
  • English proficiency in communication is required. 
Doctoral Division (B) Document Review (100%)
  • A Master degree, which is recognized by Ministry of Education, Taiwan, is required.
  • A Master degree thesis or a published academic paper meeting the standard of a Master degree, and a research proposal are required.
  • English proficiency in communication is required.
International Master Program in Acupuncture Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • The applicant must qualify for one of the following two requirements:
    1. A Bachelor degree, which is recognized by Ministry of Education, Taiwan, in one of the following fields is required: Medicine, Post-baccalaureate Medicine, Chinese Medicine, Post-baccalaureate Chinese Medicine, Dentistry, or Traditional Chinese Medicine.
    2. The applicant should have a Bachelor degree, which is recognized by Ministry of Education, Taiwan, and an Acupuncturist license.
  • The course curriculum is taught in English; therefore neither a letter of recommendation by a Chinese instructor nor a Chinese Proficiency Test is required.
Department of Chinese Pharmaceutical Sciences and Chinese Medicine Resources Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • The applicant must have the certificate (Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing) of Level 4 or above for the Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL, formerly TOP).
  • Basic Chinese proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing is required.
  • A bachelor degree in life sciences or natural sciences related fields is required.
Department of Chinese Pharmaceutical Sciences and Chinese Medicine Resources Doctoral
  • Document Review (100%)
  • The applicant must have the certificate of Level 4 or above for the Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL, formerly TOP).
  • Basic Chinese proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing is required.
  • A master degree in life sciences or natural sciences related fields is required.

 

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College of Pharmacy

School/Department/Institute Program Admission Criteria& Additional Requirements
School of Pharmacy
Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • The applicant must have the certificate of Level 4 or above for the Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL, formerly TOP).
  • School GPA of at least 3.0 or equivalent.
  • A bachelor degree in pharmacy related fields is required.
Doctoral
  • Document Review (50%)
  • Interview (50%)
  • Chinese proficiency in communication is required.
  • A master degree in pharmacy related fields is required.

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College of Health Care

School/Department/Institute Program Admission Criteria& Additional Requirements
School of Nursing
Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • Certain courses are taught in English for international students.
  • English and Chinese proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing is required.
  • A bachelor degree in nursing related fields is required.
  • Applicants need to acquire their local nursing licenses.
Department of Physical Therapy
Master program of Rehabilitation Science
Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • Certain courses are taught in English for international students.
  • English and Chinese proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing is required.

 

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College of Public Health

School/Department/Institute Program Admission Criteria& Additional Requirements
Department of Public Health Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • Basic Chinese proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing is required.
Doctoral Division (A): Occupational Safety and Health & Environmental Medicine and Risk
  • Document Review (50%)
  • Interview (50%)
  • A Master degree, which is recognized by Ministry of Education, Taiwan, is required.
  • Certain courses are taught in English for international students.
  • Basic Chinese proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing is required.
  • For students not taking graduate program related courses such as “research methods” and “biostatistics”, the above courses should be taken additionally, and the credit hours taken will not be counted into the total graduation credits.
  • Other conditions for attending the examination:
    When the doctoral degree candidate has proposed degree examination application, he or she should attach the reprint (or electronic file print) of paper published in journal that is related to PhD. thesis content or proof of acceptance (acceptance letter of paper). For Doctoral Division (A): Occupational Safety and Health & Environmental Medicine and Risk, the thesis should be originally (theory, verification and innovation) published (or accepted) in SCI, SSCI journals. Meanwhile, the student should be the first author, and accumulated impact factor should be 4.0 above or should have at least three top 50% theses in the related field.
Doctoral Division (B): Preventive Medicine, Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Environmental Health
  • Document Review (50%)
  • Interview (50%)
  • A Master degree, which is recognized by Ministry of Education, Taiwan, is required.
  • Certain courses are taught in English for international students.
  • Basic Chinese and English proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing is required.
  • For students not taking graduate program related courses such as “research methods” and “biostatistics”, the above courses should be taken additionally, and the credit hours taken will not be counted into the total graduation credits.
  • Other conditions for attending the examination:
    When the doctoral degree candidate has proposed degree examination application, he or she should attach the reprint (or electronic file print) of paper published in journal that is related to PhD thesis content or proof of acceptance (acceptance letter of paper). For Doctoral Division (B): Preventive Medicine, Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Environmental Health, the thesis should be originally (theory, verification and innovation) published (or accepted) in SCI, SSCI journals. Meanwhile, the student should be the first author, and accumulated impact factor should be 4.0 above or should have at least three top 50% theses in the related field
Doctoral Division (C): Hospital Management & Health Policy
  • Document Review (50%)
  • Interview (50%)
  • A Master degree, which is recognized by Ministry of Education, Taiwan, is required.
  • Certain courses are taught in English for international students.
    Basic Chinese and English proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing is required.
  • For students not taking graduate program related courses such as “research methods” and “biostatistics”, the above courses should be taken additionally, and the credit hours taken will not be counted into the total graduation credits.
  • Other conditions for attending the examination:
    When the doctoral degree candidate has proposed degree examination application, he or she should attach the reprint (or electronic file print) of paper published in journal that is related to PhD thesis content or proof of acceptance (acceptance letter of paper). For Doctoral Division (C): Hospital Management & Health Policy, the thesis should be originally (theory, verification and innovation) published (or accepted) in SCI, SSCI journals. Meanwhile, the student should be the first author, and accumulated impact factor should be 4.0 above or should have at least three top 50% theses in the related field.
Doctoral Division (D):
Nursing Care
  • Document Review (50%)
  • Interview (50%)
  • A Master degree, which is recognized by Ministry of Education, Taiwan, is required.
  • Applicants need to acquire their local nursing licenses and have two years of relevant clinical practice in nursing practice.
    Basic Chinese and English proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing is required.
  • Certain courses are taught in English for international students.
  • Basic Chinese and English proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing is required.
  • For students not taking graduate program related courses such as “research methods” and “biostatistics”, the above courses should be taken additionally, and the credit hours taken will not be counted into the total graduation credits.
  • Other conditions for attending the examination:
    When the doctoral degree candidate has proposed degree examination application, he or she should attach the reprint (or electronic file print) of paper published in journal that is related to PhD thesis content or proof of acceptance (acceptance letter of paper). Doctoral Division (D): Nursing Care, the paper should be originally (theory, verification or innovation) published (or accepted) as first author in SCI or SSCI journal, and accumulated Impact Factor should be 3.0 above or should have at least two top 50% theses in the related field.
International Public Health Program Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • All courses are taught in English.
Department of Occupational Safety and Health Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • Basic Chinese and English proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing is required.
Department of Health Services Administration Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • Basic Chinese proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing is required.

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College Of Biopharmaceutical and Food Sciences

School/Department/Institute Program Admission Criteria& Additional Requirements
Department of Cosmeceutics Undergraduate
  • Document Review (100%)
  • The applicant must have the certificate of Level 4 or above for the Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL, formerly TOP).
Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • The applicant must have the certificate of Level 4 or above for the Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL, formerly TOP).
  • School GPA of at least 3.0 or equivalent.
  • A bachelor degree in cosmetics, chemistry, chemical engineering, life sciences or natural sciences related fields is required.
Department of Nutrition Undergraduate
  • Document Review (100%)
  • The applicant must have the certificate of Level 3 or above for the Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL, formerly TOP).
  • Basic English proficiency in English communication is required.
Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • All courses are taught in English for international students.
  • Basic Chinese or English proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing is required.
  • The applicant must finish a Nutrition or Nutritional Biochemistry course if the course has not been taken before entrance. However, the above mentioned course will not be given credits.
Doctoral
  • Document Review (100%)
  • All courses are taught in English for international students.
  • Basic English proficiency in communication is required.
  • The applicant must finish a Nutrition or Nutritional Biochemistry course if the course has not been taken before entrance. Moreover, the above mentioned course will not be given credits.
Department of Biological Science & Technology Undergraduate
  • Document Review (100%)
  • Basic Chinese and English proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing is required.
Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • All courses are taught in English for international students.
  • Basic Chinese or English proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing is required.
Doctoral
  • Document Review (100%)
  • All courses are taught in English for international students.
  • English proficiency in communication is required.

 

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