Internship Program

Oct-Dec, 2019

Academia Sinica is the most prestigious research institution in Taiwan. The TIGP@AS (Taiwan International Graduate Program) is a unique all-English Ph.D. program hosted by AS covering 12 interdisciplinary programs. In Oct/2019, TIGP@AS will host 2019 AS+VN workshop on our beautiful campus in Nankang, Taipei. A special internship scheme is arranged to host outstanding young scholars from Vietnam to experience Taiwan’s best research environment, to meet top-notch scientists and to utilize state-of-the-art research facilities. This 1~3 month intern program will be held from October to December 2019. An on-line application site is opened from July 30 to August 18, 2019, and the result will be released in the first week of September.

We accept:

  1. Undergraduate students
  2. Master students
  3. Recent graduate


  1. Great Research Experience in Academia Sinica
  2. Monthly allowance (15,000 NTD before tax) provided by hosting PI
  3. On-campus housing (share rooms in TiGP dorm)
  4. Half of the airfare will be reimbursed
  5. Limited travel insurance (students are advised to get their own travel/medical insurance in their country)

Applicants need to prepare the following documents:

  1. CV
  2. Profile picture
  3. Passport Scanned file (Personal information page)
  4. Statement of purpose (SOP)
  5. Transcript
  6. Two recommendation letters (with their official e-mail addresses)
  7. Other documents that may support your application

Hosting PI comes from 11 programs:

  1. CBMB, Chemical Biology and Molecular Biophysics
  2. MST, Molecular Science and Technology
  3. MBAS, Molecular and Biological Agricultural Sciences
  4. MCB, Molecular and Cell Biology
  5. NANO, Nano Science and Technology
  6. MM, Molecular Medicine
  7. ESS, Earth System Science Program
  8. BIODIV, Biodiversity
  9. INS, Interdisciplinary Neuroscience
  10. SNHCC, Social Networks and Human-Centered Computing
  11. IAA, Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics
Contact Information: Ms. Ouyang,