Online Applications for 2019 TIGP Taiwan International Graduate Program TIGP International Internship Program (TIGP-IIP) will be open from January 1st to February 28th, 2019. The Taiwan International Graduate Program is pleased to announce that we start to accept applications to our 2019 International Internship Program (TIGP-IIP) in January 2019. The TIGP is a great opportunity for International Internship in Taiwan.

About Taiwan International Graduate Program TIGP:

The Taiwan International Graduate Program TIGP is a unique all-English Ph.D. program supported by Academia Sinica, the most prestigious research institution in Taiwan. In collaboration with top-ranking local research universities, the TIGP International Internship Program would like to invite outstanding young scholars from around the globe to experience Taiwan’s top-notch scientific research facilities and to participate in build an intellectual network of people from different ethnic and cultural backgrounds.

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TIGP International Internship Program Duration:

2 months (From May and August 2019)

Taiwan International Graduate TIGP Programs:

  1. Chemical Biology and Molecular Biophysics
  2. Molecular Science and Technology
  3. Molecular and Biological Agricultural Sciences
  4. Bioinformatics
  5. Molecular and Cell Biology
  6. Nano Science and Technology
  7. Molecular Medicine
  8. Earth System Science
  9. Biodiversity
  10. Interdisciplinary Neuroscience
  11. Sustainable Chemical Science and Technology
  12. Social Networks and Human-Centered Computing

TIGP International Internship Program Eligibility Criteria:

The Taiwan International Graduate Program International Internship Program TIGP-IIP welcomes applications from overseas candidates of the following status:

  • Undergraduate students who will have been conferred a B.S. degree by August 2020. (Or students who will have been conferred a B.S.+M.S. dual degree by August 2020.)
  • Students pursuing a Master’s degree and holding a B.S. degree. 
  • Individuals holding a B.S. or Master’s degree (student’s pursuing a PhD. degree are not eligible for this category)
  • Students/ Individuals who have attended TIGP-IIP program before are not eligible to apply again.

Benefits Of Taiwan International Graduate Program TIGP

Taiwan International Graduate Program TIGP and the hosting International Internship Program Taiwan PI will together offer NTD 30,000/month-tax free (~USD 1000) for two months. (TIGP will provide a monthly stipend of NTD 20,000/months and the sponsoring faculty will provide an additional monthly stipend of NTD 10,000/ month).

In addition, half of the cheapest round-way airfare at an economy class of the batch will be provided to participating interns upon completion of the training program.

Note: Stipends will be given after the 15th of every month in cash. Airfare will be reimbursed only upon successful completion of the internship. (Please check the airfare comparison websites before you purchase the ticket.) Only the cheapest routes will be reimbursed. If the interns are from same location in the same batch, only the cheapest airfare price will be reimbursed. The amount of airfare reimbursement will be made according to Academia Sinica’s regulation. The airfare reimbursement will be given 1 week before the internship end


On-campus/ Off-campus accommodation will be helped to arrange by the TIGP office if the interns work in AS and the students will need to pay for the cost.

Note: Taiwan International Graduate Program TIGP office will not provide any pick up service from airport to Academia Sinica/ University to the selected interns, only the transportation information will be provided. Please make sure you are able to travel alone before you start application

How To Apply For TIGP International Internship Program

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Instructions for creating an on-line application for TIGP International Internship Program (TIGP-IIP 2019)

  • Step-1: Go to the box ‘User Login’ on the right hand side corner of the page
  • Step-2: Select ‘Create account’ to create an on-line IIP-2019 application account.
  • Step-3: Enter account information and password.
  • Step-4: Click on ‘Save’ to confirm and create an on-line application account.
  • Step-5: Wait for a while, once your account is created, you will receive a message ‘your account has been successfully created’ on your computer screen.

Once you have created an on-line application account, you can login to complete and submit the application form.