Posted by:gao-hq on 2022-11-29


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 help ensure that fears about finance do not constrain prospective international students from considering study at Yuan Ze University, we are pleased to offer many 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
International Cooperation and Development Fund (ICDF), TaiwanTaiwanICDF Scholarship
MOE Taiwan- New Southbound PolicyElite Scholarship Program

YZU Scholarship


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

Grants of Scholarship: 

  • (20%-100%)Reimbursement of tuition and miscellaneous fee
  • Stipend
  • Waiver of campus dormitory fees (only available to students who took part in certain YZU agreements)

Brief Description of Conditions for Application: 

New Students: 

  • YZU Scholarship application and degree application are conducted together. No additional application documents or separate application systems 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 to. 

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.

  • The Stipend is not included in the merit-based evaluation.
Rank in ClassScholarship
BachelorTop 15%100%
Top 30%50%
Top 50%20%
MasterTop 40%100%
Top 60%50%
Top 70%20%
Ph.D.up to 100% Tuition reimbursement

For Ph.D students enrolled in/after 2020 fall semester, you have to submit a  Research Achievement Review Form  when you entering the 3rd year for scholarship application. (i.e Ph.D student enrolled in 2020 fall semester will have to submit the form for  the scholarship application for 112-1(2023 fall) semester.
Download:Graduate Student Research Achievement Review Form.docx 

2023 Spring Semester (111-2 Semester)

YZU Foreign Students scholarship application Schedule



Application Form& Documents 



 Graduate  Students Applying for YZU Stipend Scholarship 

 Application schedule announcement via email and on the website of GAO 

 Apply for Stipend scholarship online (Graduate Students Only)


 Stipend Scholarship Result




 Scholarship for Undergraduate Students Starts 

 Graduate Students transcript resubmission  

 1.  Application Form


 2. Transcript with the rank



  Scholarship reviewed by department/ college



  Scholarship reviewed by GAO


 YZU Scholarship result announcement via email

      Postponed to 3/16

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




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 will be paid by the university. However, the insurance fee and the dormitory fee should be paid by students

How to Apply


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

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 15,000/month

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

How to Apply: Link

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: → download

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