1.1 Information for Applicants
- 16 master students per year - 10 students (from recommendation and screening) + 6 students (from entrance examination):
(1) Recommendation and Screening: Application materials 50% + Interview 50%
- Qualification:The applicant is required to have the basic ability of at least one programming type (such as Python, C/C++/C#, Java, R or Matlab, etc.).
- Application materials:
- Transcripts (with proof of ranking)
- Two reference letters (with the format from NCKU admission system)
- Autobiography (must contain evidence of interdisciplinary ability or
- Study plan (must include application motivation, relevant background or experience, interdisciplinary research expected to invest, future development or employment planning, etc.)
- Reports, portfolios or other helpful documentation (If the work is a collaboration of more than one person, please indicate the name of the collaborator and the part and responsible percentage).
(2) Entrance Examination：Examination 30% + Application materials 30% + Interview 40%
- Examination: Programming
2021 Examination(in Chinese)
- Application materials: same as above
- For international student’s application, please visit OIA, NCKU
1.2 Information for Students
- Students need to find an advisor (full time or adjunct professor).
- Scholarships will be provided to students based on their performance.
1.3 Concepts for the Interdisciplinary Research
- The core idea of the program is the AI robotics applications.
- The goal is to cultivate talents with interdisciplinary and dual- competency expertise (in AI computing and robotics applications).
- The program emphasizes team work, which can train students with system integration ability.
- Interdisciplinary courses will be linked to industrial practices.
- Part of the courses will cooperate with the industry and invite relevant teachers for cooperation.
2.1 Modularization Courses：Credits and Faculty
- Graduation requirement
- Elective courses for 24 credits, with the maximum 6 credits from course waiver.
- Required course: Seminar (0 credit). Before graduation, students must need to complete Seminar (1) (2) (3) (4).
- With agreement from advisors, students are allowed to enroll 6 credits courses from other departments.
- Each modularization course will include term project to enhance students' practical ability.