IDAS Application & Enrollment Procedures

Admission Requirements

Prospective students applying for admission to the International Doctoral Program in Asia-Pacific Studies (IDAS) must meet the admission requirements and complete the enrollment process in due time.

International Students

The IDAS program has a quota of 10 spaces for international students. Admission into the program is based on the review of the following materials:

  1. Personal Data Form and IDAS applicant statements.
  2. Two letters of recommendation (2 different referees).
  3. Official transcripts of Master’s degree.
  4. Photocopy of TOEFL/TOEIC/IELTS scores within 2 years or other documents to prove English ability.
  5. Personal honors or other record of awards.

Local Taiwan Students

The IDAS program has a quota of 2 spaces for domestic students. Admission into the program is based 40% on the review of the following materials:

  1. Personal Data Form and IDAS applicant statements.
  2. Two letters of recommendation (2 different referees).
  3. Official transcripts of Master’s degree.
  4. Photocopy of TOEFL/TOEIC/IELTS scores within 2 years or other documents to prove English ability.
  5. Personal honors or other record of awards.

The remaining 60% of the admission decision is based on an Oral Exam:

  1. Time, date, and place for the oral test will be published on the website 3 days before the oral test. Candidates should check the Internet by themselves.

Application Time Table

International Students

Date

Schedule of Events

January 03, 2020 ~ 5pm, March 20, 2020

Online Application Available

January 03, 2020 ~ March 13, 2019

Application Submission by Post

9am January 03, 2020 ~ 5pm March 20, 2020

 

Application Submission in Person

 

Hours for accepting applications submitted in person:

Mondays to Fridays (Except Holidays) 9am – 12pm; 2pm – 5pm

April 07, 2020 ~ April 29, 2020

Review and Evaluation by Departments/ Graduate Institutes

May 13, 2020

Application Results Posted on the NCCU OIC Website

May 19, 2020

Acceptance/Non-acceptance Letters Sent to Applicants

June 17, 2020

Reply Deadline for Accepted Applicants

June 24, 2020 ~ August 21, 2020

Final Results Sent to Waitlisted Applicants

September 2020

Start of Semester

Domestic Students

Date

Schedule of Events

March 25, 2020 ~ 5pm, April 01, 2020

Online Application Available

April 01, 2020

Application Submission by Post

10 am April 01, 2020

Application Submission on-line

April 02, 2020 ~ April 13, 2020

Review and Evaluation by Departments/ Graduate Institutes

April 14, 2020

1st Application Selection Results Released on NCCU Academic Affairs Office Website

April 24, 2020

Oral Test

May 19, 2020

Acceptance Results Announced

5 pm June 19, 2020

Reply Deadline for Accepted Applicants

September 2020

Start of Semester