24 months
Duration
10000 USD/year
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About

The Master Program in Global Agriculture Technology and Genomic Science (Global ATGS) from National Taiwan University is a cross- and inter-disciplinary program and aims to train international talent in emerging agricultural biotechnologies and smart agriculture.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

In order to increase students' competitiveness, the curriculum of this Global Agriculture Technology and Genomic Science programme from National Taiwan University  centers around the development of innovative core technologies and strategies to improve agriculture production efficiency; also, along with research training, students will be equipped with the following professional competencies: genome science research, breeding science and technology, smart farming system, plant factory, and food science and technology.

Educational Opportunity

Furthermore, the program also offers internship opportunities in international research institutes and agriculture-related businesses so that students can stay informed of the latest trends in the industry as well as the practical application of what they've learned in class.

On top of encouraging students to understand the impact of modern technology on agricultural development, the structure of the curriculum corresponds to the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as a means of encouraging students to reflect upon the tight-knit relationship between agricultural development and global environmental sustainability. 

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Global Agriculture Technology Foresight
  • Scientific Writing and Presentations
  • Bioinformatics
  • Crop Modeling
  • Waste Treatment Engineering
  • Control System for Smart Agriculture
  • Special Topics in Poultry Production Medicine and Products Processing
  • Biotechnology Core Techniques: DNA, RNA and Protein
  • Genetics and Genomics
  • Plant Factory: Theory and Practice
  • Smart Technology Applied to Livestock Production
  • Advanced Plant Molecular Biology
  • Crop Genomic Breeding
  • Scientific Research Methodology
  • Practical Bioinformatics for Laboratory Scientists
  • Data Analysis Applications in Agricultural Sciences
  • Seminar
  • Research Training
  • Field Internship
  • Thesis (M. S.)

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Overseas Chinese Apply before Dec. 15, 2022

Credits

24 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree from a regionally accredited college or university

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • National

    10000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5000 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • Tuition: NTD 150,000
  • Books: NTD 4,500–7,500 
  • Accommodation: NTD 7,900–72,000 
  • Insurance: NTD 3,264 - 5,200

Living costs for Taipei

26343 - 35750 TWD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

  • Governmental Scholarship
  • NTU Scholarship (Program / Project)
  • Other Joint Scholarship

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Our partners

Global Agriculture Technology and Genomic Science
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National Taiwan University

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