Posted by:gao-hq on 2020-07-30


Degree Students
Global Affairs Office

Studying at university requires you to pay for your tuition and cover your living expenses. However, financial support is available. To reward outstanding achievement and to help ensure that fears about finance do not constrain prospective international students from considering study at Yuan Ze University, we are pleased to offer a number of scholarships for international students.

The Scholarships showed as below are only for international degree students who are applying for admission in accordance with the Ministry of Education's Regulations for International Students Undertaking Studies in Taiwan. Please take note of the respective application deadlines for different scholarships and the deadline for YZU degree application.

Please kindly note that YZU only provides assistance and consultation to the application of YZU Scholarship, ICDF Scholarship, and Elite Scholarship

List of Scholarships
Offered byName of Scholarship
Yuan Ze UniversityYZU Scholarship
Ministry of Education (MOE), TaiwanMOE Taiwan Scholarship
Ministry of Foreign Affair (MOFA), TaiwanMOFA Taiwan Scholarship
Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST), TaiwanMOST Taiwan Scholarship
International Cooperation and Development Fund (ICDF), TaiwanTaiwanICDF Scholarship
MOE Taiwan- New Southbound PolicyElite Scholarship Program
Northern Stream of Nanyang Talents- Taipei City ICT Southern Diamond Talent Convergence PlanTaipei City ICT Plan

YZU Scholarship

Applicable Degree and Duration: Bachelor 8 semesters (4 years), Master 4 semesters (2 years), Ph.D. 8 semester (4 years)

Grants of Scholarship: 

  • Waiver of (100%; 50%; 20% ) Tuition, miscellaneous fee, and Credit Fee waiver  [abbrevated as Tuition Waiver]
  • Stipend

Brief Description of Conditions for Application: 

New Students: 

  • YZU Scholarship application and degree application are conducted together. No additional application documents or separate application system are required.
  • YZU Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship. Applicants will be assessed by the reviewing committee based on the documents submitted in the YZU online application system.
  • The decision of the committee is final. Questions or negotiations regarding the decisions will not be responded. 

Existing Students:

Global Affairs Office will announce the renewal/application for YZU Scholarship every semester via YZU S-mail. Students who are eligible for renewal/application MUST apply for YZU Scholarship each academic semester. Students who failed to apply by the indicated deadline will lose their scholarship.

Rank in ClassTuition Waiver 
Bachelor Top 20%100%
Top 40%50%
Top 60%20%
MasterTop 50%100%
Top 70%50%
Ph.D.100% Tuition Waiver

* Students must meet all Conditions for Application stated in Yuan Ze University Regulations for Establishment of Scholarship for Foreign Students. The above table is only a brief description for reference.

How to Renew/Apply starting from 2nd semester onwards: Application Form for YZU Scholarship

MOE Taiwan Scholarship

Applicable Degree and Duration: Bachelor 4 years, Master 2 years, Ph.D. 4 years

Grants of Scholarship: 

Bachelor: Tuition waiver up to NTD 40,000 + Monthly stipend NTD 15,000/month

Master and Ph.D.: Tuition waiver up to NTD 40,000 + Monthly stipend NTD 20,000/month

*MOE will pay up to NTD 40,000 each semester for each recipient's approved tuition and miscellaneous expenses. The remaining amount must be paid to the university by the student.

How to ApplyTaiwan Scholarship Program Directions (amended on December 09, 2015)

MOFA Taiwan Scholarship

Applicable Degree and Duration: Bachelor 4 years, Master 2 years, Ph.D. 4 years

Grants of Scholarship: Monthly stipend NTD 30,000/month + Round trip economy class plane tickets

How to Apply: Guidelines for the MOFA Taiwan Scholarship Program

MOST Taiwan Scholarship

Applicable Degree and Duration: Master 2 years, Ph.D. 3 years

Grants of Scholarship: Monthly stipend NTD 30,000/month

How To Apply: 

Guidelines for the MOST Taiwan Scholarship Program

TaiwanICDF Scholarship

Nationality limitation: List of Countries Eligible for TaiwanICDF Scholarship

Degree and Duration: Master 2 years

Grants of Scholarship: Round trip economy class plane tickets+ Housing (YZU dormitory)+ Tuition+ Credit fees+ Insurance+ Textbook costs+ Monthly Allowance NTD 12,000/month

Program available in YZU available for TaiwanICDF Scholarship: International Master's Program in Industrial Engineering and Management

How to Apply:

Scholarship Benefits   Terms of the Program      Program Advisory   

Elite Scholarship Program

Status limitation: Current lecturer from South East Asia pursuing a Master's degree or Ph.D. in Taiwan. 

Degree and Duration: Master 2 years, Ph.D. 3 years

Grants of Scholarship: Monthly stipend NTD 25,000/month

How to Apply: YZU Elite Scholarship Application Form

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