Application Introduction

Are you ready to join our community? Please review the items below before you start your application.


  • The program fee and local travel insurance will be provided by MOST GASE.
  • Participants are responsible for airfares, visas, meals, local transportation, personal insurance and other personal expenses.
  • Regarding the accommodation fee:
    • Accommodation during 7th July – 13th July (6 nights) and 24th -26th August (2 nights) will be provided by MOST GASE.
    • Accommodation during 13th July to 24th August will be paid by the subsidy you received from the Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan (R.O.C.) for the amount of NT$37,500 (approx. US$1,240) before tax (18%).
      **Please note that the accommodation fee may varied from the choice of accommodation in different cities.


20 December 2019 – 15 March 2020


  • Preference is given to applicants with the following qualifications:
    • Students currently enrolled in graduate school (master & PhD students)
    • University junior students (or above) with research experience
  • Passport holders of People's Republic of China, Hong Kong, or Macau are NOT eligible to apply; HOWEVER, people from aforementioned areas with dual citizenship may apply with foreign passport.
  • People who obtained passport of Taiwan (Republic of China) and have NEVER registered household in Taiwan (Republic of China) are eligible to apply by using foreign passport.
  • Current degree seeking students, exchange and visiting students in Taiwanese educational institutions are NOT eligible to apply.


The following materials are required for application:

  1. Online Application Form
  2. Statement of Purpose (within 700 words)
  3. Curriculum Vitae in PDF format
  4. Research Proposal (no word limit)
  5. Letter of Recommendation in PDF format
  6. Official English Transcripts in PDF format
  7. Copy of Passport (Bio-page)
  8. Head-shot Photo (360x480 pixel) in JPG format
  9. Other Supplementary Documents (Optional)


  • MOST GASE admissions committee will conduct a preliminary screening on all submitted documents.
  • You will receive a notification email after we reviewed your application. Please follow the instructions provided in the email and fill out the preference list.
  • The submitted documents then will be sent to the supervisors of your choice according to the preference list. They will conduct the second round of application review.
  • MOST GASE will announce the final list of accepted candidates by email on the week of April 6, 2020.