Distinguished International Graduate Student( DIGS)

  • Tuition waiver: tuition and incidental fees are waived
  • Monthly stipend: NT$ 6,000 for 2 years for Master’s students; NT$ 8,000 for 4 years for Ph.D. students
  • Free campus housing
  • Free Chinese language courses for one year
  • DIGS recipients are required to work as research /teaching assistants.
  • DIGS continuity is subject to the review of academic performance.
  • Additional funding may be available for participating in research.

Who Should Apply? 

CYCU is looking for international students with interest, motivation, and talent to join our research workforce and become part of our campus community. Students with a background in business should consider applying. Good academic performance and English proficiency (TOFEL Score of 500 or better) are emphasized in program committee review of admission. Students considering advanced academic development or high-level industry positions are strongly encouraged to apply.


  • Holistic education; mentor-mentee relationship
  • Strong academic achievements in Taiwan or around the world!
  • Outstanding research opportunities
  • Great scholarship packages
  • Good location; affordable and convenient living
  • Great employment prospective in Taiwan
  • First university in Taiwan to receive full accreditation in Engineering Education from Institute of EE Taiwan
  • Awarded grants and recognitions from AACSB.

Contact window:

Office of International Affairs 
Chung Yuan Christian University 
200 Chung Pei Rd., Chung Li District, TaoYuan County32023 
Taiwan, R.O.C. 
Tel: +886-3-265-1700
Fax: +886-3-265-1729
Website: http://eng.cycu.edu.tw/

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