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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

General topics

  1. What is the TIGP?
  2. Why has Academia Sinica started this international program?
  3. How many programs are offered this year?


  1. What kind of fellowship will I receive, if I’m successful in admissions? What is the value of the fellowship?
  2. Every TIGP student receives a full fellowship (through Academia Sinica) for the first three years. In subsequent years, financial support will come from the thesis advisor.
  3. How soon can I choose an advisor?
  4. Which university will offer the Ph.D. degree to TIGP students? Are there separate university requirements that I require to fulfill to be eligible for the award of the Ph.D.?
  5. My question is not answered here, whom should I contact?