Application Materials Required by Department

College of Medicine

School/Department/Institute Program Admission Criteria& Additional Requirements
School of Medicine Undergraduate
  • Document Review (30%)
  • Interview (70%)
  • School GPA of at least 3.0 or equivalent.
School of Dentistry Undergraduate
  • Document Review (30%)
  • Interview (70%)
  • School GPA of at least 3.0 or equivalent.
  • English proficiency in communication, and basic listening and speaking ability in Chinese are required.
Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • A bachelor degree in dentistry (or medicine) and a local dentist (or MD) license are required.
  • The applicant should have a research proposal.
  • English proficiency in communication, and basic listening and speaking ability in Chinese are required.
Graduate Institute of Biomedical Sciences Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • School GPA of at least 3.0 or equivalent.
  • English proficiency in communication is required.
Doctoral
  • Document Review (100%)
  • School GPA of at least 3.0 or equivalent
  • A master degree, or a published academic paper meeting the standard of a master degree are required.
  • English proficiency in communication is required.
International Master Program of Biomedical Sciences Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • Applicants holding a bachelor degree in medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, nursing, life sciences, biotechnology, public health, natural sciences and related fields are welcome to apply.
  • English proficiency in communication is required. All courses are taught in English.

 

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College of Chinese Medicine

School/Department/Institute Program Admission Criteria& Additional Requirements
School of Chinese Medicine Undergraduate Division (A)/
Division (B)
  • Document Review (50%)
  • Interview (50%)
  • The applicant must have the certificate (Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing) of Level 4  or above for the Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL, formerly TOP).
  • School Grade Point Average (GPA) of at least 3.0 or equivalent.
  • International students of Division (A) may enroll in a second major provided by the School of Medicine. Students of Division (B) cannot enroll in a second major provided by the School of Medicine
  • Credit Transfers:
    1. An applicant who has graduated from the Department of Medicine of an overseas university approved by the Ministry of Education in Taiwan, and who possesses a doctor's license in that country may apply to be exempted from the Western Medicine curriculum. A specially tailored curriculum will be provided.
    2. Application for credit transfer must follow the university policy.
Master
  • Document Review (50%)
  • Interview (50%)
  • The applicant must have the certificate of Level 3 or above for the Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL, formerly TOP).
Doctoral
  • Document Review (50%)
  • Interview (50%)
  • The applicant must have the certificate of Level 3 or above for the Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL, formerly TOP).
Graduate Institute of Integrated Medicine Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • A Bachelor degree in one of the following fields is required: Medicine, Post-baccalaureate Medicine, Chinese Medicine, Post-baccalaureate Chinese Medicine, or Dentistry.
  • English proficiency in communication is required.
Doctoral
  • Document Review (100%)
  • A bachelor degree in one of the following fields is required: Medicine, Post-baccalaureate Medicine, Chinese Medicine, Post-baccalaureate Chinese Medicine, or Dentistry.
  • A medical doctor license, a Chinese Medicine practitioner or a dentist's license.
  • A master degree, or a published academic paper meeting the standard of a Master degree, and a research proposal are required.
  • English proficiency in communication is required.
Graduate Institute of Acupuncture Science Master Division (A)
  • Document Review (100%)
  • A Bachelor degree, which is recognized by Ministry of Education, Taiwan, in one of the following fields is required: Medicine, Post-baccalaureate Medicine, Chinese Medicine, Post-baccalaureate Chinese Medicine, or Dentistry.
  • English proficiency in communication is required.
Master Division (B)
  • Document Review (100%)
  • A Bachelor degree, which is recognized by Ministry of Education, Taiwan, is required.
  • English proficiency in communication is required.
Graduate Institute of Acupuncture Science Doctoral Division (A)
  • Document Review (100%)
  • The applicant must qualify for one of the following two requirements:
    1. A Master degree, which is recognized by Ministry of Education, Taiwan, in one of the following fields is required: Medicine, Post-baccalaureate Medicine, Chinese Medicine, Post-baccalaureate Chinese Medicine, or Dentistry.
    2. The certification of an attending physician position and at least one published academic paper meeting the standard of a Master degree are required.
  • A Master degree thesis, or a published academic paper meeting the standard of a Master degree, and a research proposal are required.
  • English proficiency in communication is required. 
Doctoral Division (B) Document Review (100%)
  • A Master degree, which is recognized by Ministry of Education, Taiwan, is required.
  • A Master degree thesis, or a published academic paper meeting the standard of a Master degree, and a research proposal are required.
  • English proficiency in communication is required.
Graduate Institute of Acupuncture Science- International Master Program Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • The applicant must qualify for one of the following two requirements:
    1. A Bachelor degree, which is recognized by Ministry of Education, Taiwan, in one of the following fields is required: Medicine, Post-baccalaureate Medicine, Chinese Medicine, Post-baccalaureate Chinese Medicine, Dentistry, or Traditional Chinese Medicine.
    2. The applicant should have a Bachelor degree, which is recognized by Ministry of Education, Taiwan, and an Acupuncturist license.
  • The course curriculum is taught in English; therefore neither a letter of recommendation by a Chinese instructor nor a Chinese Proficiency Test is required.
School of Post-Baccalaureate Chinese Medicine Undergraduate
  • Document Review (100%)
  • The applicant should have a Bachelor degree and  the certificate of Level 4 or above for the Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL, formerly TOP).
  • A study plan must be written in Chinese and in applicant’s handwriting, include learning motives, expected length of study, and future plan, and should be submitted along with application package.
  • Transfer of Credits:
    The applicant who has graduated from the Department of Medicine of an overseas university which is approved by the Ministry of Education in Taiwan and possesses a doctor's license in that country may apply to be exempted from the Western Medicine curriculum. Credits attained prior to admission must be submitted with the application and further evaluated by the departmental committee before the transfer of credits. Transfer of credits from other universities shall be preceded according to the credit-transfer regulations of CMU.

 

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College of Pharmacy

School/Department/Institute Program Admission Criteria& Additional Requirements
School of Pharmacy Undergraduate
  • Document Review (100%)
  • The applicant must have the certificate of Level 4 or above for the Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL, formerly TOP).
Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • The applicant must have the certificate of Level 4 or above for the Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL, formerly TOP).
  • School GPA of at least 3.0 or equivalent.
  • A bachelor degree in pharmacy related fields is required.
Doctoral
  • Document Review (100%)
  • Chinese proficiency in communication is required.
  • A master degree in pharmacy related fields is required.

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College of Health Care

School/Department/Institute Program Admission Criteria& Additional Requirements
School of Nursing Undergraduate
  • Document Review (100%)
  • The applicant must have the certificate of Level 3 or above for the Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL, formerly TOP).
  • Basic English proficiency in English communication is required.
Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • English proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing is required.
  • A bachelor degree in nursing related fields is required.
  • Applicants need to acquire their local nursing licenses.
Department of Physical Therapy Undergraduate
  • Document Review (100%)
  • The applicant must have the certificate of Level 4 or above for the Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL, formerly TOP).
Department of Physical Therapy
Master program of Rehabilitation Science
Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • Certain courses are taught in English for international students.
  • English and Chinese proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing is required.
Department of Medical Laboratory Science and Biotechnology Undergraduate
  • Document Review (100%)
  • English and Chinese proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing is required.
Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • English and Chinese proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing is required.
  • A bachelor degree in medical laboratory, life sciences or related fields is required.
Department of Biomedical Imaging and Radiological Science Undergraduate
  • Document Review (100%)
  • English and Chinese proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing is required.
Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • English and Chinese proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing is required.
  • A bachelor degree in biomedical imaging, radiological science or related fields is required.
Department of Sports Medicine Undergraduate
  • Document Review (100%)
  • English and Chinese proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing is required.

 

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College of Public Health

School/Department/Institute Program Admission Criteria& Additional Requirements
Interdisciplinary Freshmen Program of Public Health Undergraduate
  • Document Review (100%)
  • Basic Chinese proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing is required.
  • Students are enrolled in the Interdisciplinary Program of Public Health in the first year. In the second year, the students will choose their major among three departments (Public Health, Health Services Administration or Occupational Safety and Health). Please refer to the website of College of Public Health for related regulations.
Department of Public Health Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • Basic Chinese proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing is required.
Doctoral
  • Document Review (100%)
  • Certain courses are taught in English for international students.
  • Basic Chinese and English proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing is required.
International Public Health Program Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • All courses are taught in English; therefore neither a letter of recommendation by a Chinese instructor nor a Chinese Proficiency Test is required.
Department of Occupational Safety and Health Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • Basic Chinese and English proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing is required
Department of Health Services Administration Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • Basic Chinese proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing is required.

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College Of Biopharmaceutical and Food Sciences

School/Department/Institute Program Admission Criteria& Additional Requirements
Department of Cosmeceutics Undergraduate
  • Document Review (100%)
  • The applicant must have the certificate of Level 4 or above for the Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL, formerly TOP).
Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • The applicant must have the certificate of Level 4 or above for the Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL, formerly TOP).
  • School GPA of at least 3.0 or equivalent.
  • A bachelor degree in cosmetics, chemistry, chemical engineering, life sciences or natural sciences related fields is required.
Department of Chinese Pharmaceutical Sciences and Chinese Medicine Resources Undergraduate
  • Document Review (100%)
  • The applicant must have the certificate (Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing) of Level 4 or above for the Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL, formerly TOP).
  • Basic Chinese proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing is required.
Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • The applicant must have the certificate (Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing) of Level 4 or above for the Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL, formerly TOP).
  • Basic Chinese proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing is required.
  • A bachelor degree in life sciences or natural sciences related fields is required.
Doctoral
  • Document Review (100%)
  • The applicant must have the certificate of Level 4 or above for the Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL, formerly TOP).
  • Basic Chinese proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing is required.
  • A master degree in life sciences or natural sciences related fields is required.
Department of Nutrition Undergraduate
  • Document Review (100%)
  • The applicant must have the certificate of Level 3 or above for the Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL, formerly TOP).
  • Basic English proficiency in English communication is required.
Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • All courses are taught in English for international students.
  • Basic Chinese or English proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing is required.
  • The applicant must finish a Nutrition or Nutritional Biochemistry course if the course has not been taken before entrance. However, the above mentioned course will not be given credits.
Doctoral
  • Document Review (100%)
  • All courses are taught in English for international students.
  • Basic English proficiency in communication is required.
  • The applicant must finish a Nutrition or Nutritional Biochemistry course if the course has not been taken before entrance. Moreover, the above mentioned course will not be given credits.
Department of Biological Science & Technology Undergraduate
  • Document Review (100%)
  • Basic Chinese and English proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing is required.
Master
  • Document Review (100%)
  • All courses are taught in English for international students.
  • Basic Chinese or English proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing is required.
Doctoral
  • Document Review (100%)
  • All courses are taught in English for international students.
  • English proficiency in communication is required.

 

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