Taiwan International Graduate Program - Internship 

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The Taiwan International Graduate Program - Internship is an intensive pre-doctoral research training program for overseas students that provides hands-on-training and scientific experience at Academia Sinica. There are 12 programs offered by TIGP Internship:

  1. Chemical Biology and Molecular Biophysics- http://www.sinica.edu.tw/~tigpcbmb/
  2. Molecular Science and Technology- http://tigp.iams.sinica.edu.tw/
  3. Molecular and Biological Agricultural Sciences-  http://abrc.sincia.edu.tw/mbas/
  4. Bioinformatics- http://tigpbp.iis.sinica.edu.tw/
  5. Molecular and Cell Biology- http://www.imb.sinica.edu.tw/mcb/
  6. Nano Science and Technology- http://www.phys.sinica.edu.tw/TIGP-NANO/
  7. Molecular Medicine- http://www.ibms.sinica.edu.tw/tigp-ess/
  8. Earth System Science- http://www.rcec.sinica.edu.tw/tigp-ess/
  9. Biodiversity- http://biodiv.sinica.edu.tw/TIGP-BP/
  10. Interdisciplinary Neuroscience- http://npas.programs.sinica.edu.tw/ins/
  11. Social Networks and Human-Centered Computing- http://tigpsnhcc.iis.sinica.edu.tw/ins
  12. Sustainable Chemical Science and Technology- http://tigp-scst.chem.sincia.edu.tw


  • Experience the research environment of Academia Sinica and our partner universities. 
  • Two months paid Internship, whichoffers tax free NTD $30,000/month (~USD $1000) stipend and half of the cheapest round way economic airfare ticket found online.
  • On-campus accomodations arranged by the TIGP office at discounted rates.
  • Opportunity to acquire scientific education, receive hands-on training, learn Chinese language, and experience Taiwan


  • Undegraduate Students in their final 
  • Students pursuing a Master's degree
  • Individuals holding a B.S or Masters' degree (students enrolled in a Ph.D degree program are not eligible for this intership)


  • Standard Program: 1st July-31st August
  • Early Start: 1st May -30th June, 1st June- 31st July


  • The on-line application system is open from 1st January to 28th February
  • All application forms should be submitted through the on-line application system: http://db1x.sinica.edu.tw/tigpSummer/

Contact Information 

For Enquiries, Please contact:

Ms. Nicole Chen

E-mail: tigpsip@gate.sinica.edu.tw


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