Degree Requirements

Credit Requirements

  1. Credit requirements for students enrolled after academic year 2019 (inclusive): 24 credits (including graduation thesis 0 credits), in which 10 credits are required courses and the remaining 14 credits are elective courses.
  2. Credit requirements for students enrolled after academic year 2020 (inclusive): 24 credits (including graduation thesis 0 credits), in which 10 credits are required courses (Chinese (I) and Chinese (II) are both 0 credits) and the remaining 14 credits are elective courses. 
  3. Credit requirements for students enrolled after academic year 2021 (inclusive): 28 credits (including graduation thesis 0 credits), in which 10 credits are required courses (Chinese (I) and Chinese (II) are both 0 credits) and the remaining 18 credits are elective courses.

Credit Transfers and Course Waivers

Students may apply for credit transfer for the relevant NTPU graduate courses taken before they enrolled for study in the Program, so long as the course is recognized by the Curriculum Committee and the student received a score of 80 points or above. However, the number of credits transferred is limited to 9 credits.

Notice

Before course selection: Please discuss the courses that you plan to register for with an IPUG academic advisor or your thesis advisor.

After course selection: Please print out the confirmation list and obtain the approval (that is, the signature) from an IPUG academic advisor or your thesis advisor.

Students who take courses at departments (institutes) outside of the IPUG must acquire permission from his/her academic advisor or thesis advisor, and submit the course selection list with the academic advisor or thesis advisor’s signature to the IPUG. The credits of the course can be counted toward graduation credits, but this is limited to three credits.

Academic Research Ethics Education Course

Students who are enrolled in the master’s program or doctoral program must complete the Academic Research Ethics Education Course (https://ethics.nctu.edu.tw) and obtain at least a passing grade. Students who have not completed the course are not allowed to apply for an oral defense.

IPUG Graduation Survey

Students must complete the IPUG Graduation survey before they officially graduate from the IPUG.

Curriculum
- Degree Requirements
- Required Courses
- Elective Courses
- Thesis Related Forms