The Biodiversity (MPB) program from National Taiwan University emphasizes biodiversity theories as a foundation before moving onto more in-depth discussions on the scientific knowledge of biodiversity, sustainable resource utilization and planning, and benefit estimation and sharing.
Therefore, the curriculum covers the methodology and technology required for conducting research.
It revolves around two main themes:
- Biodiversity Science
- Biodiversity Conservation and Sustainability
Seminars in Biodiversity (I/II)
Workshop on biodiversity
Thesis (M. S.)
Biodiversity and Conservation Biology
Statistics in Biodiversity
Research methods and presentation
Archiving nature: introduction to the natural history museums
Genetics and Genomics
Exploring Taiwan: Natural Environment and Resources
Exploring Taiwan: Natural Resources Conservation and Management
Introduction to R for Ecologists
Techniques for assessing plant diversity
Forest carbon sinks and carbon credit trading
Landscape identity: transcultural and ecological local practices
Molecular Evolution: Principles and Practice
Computer Intensive Statistics in Ecology
Intertidal Ecology: A Field Study Approach
Conservation Biology of Tropical Plants
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
Overseas Chinese Apply before Dec. 15, 2022
DisciplinesBiodiversity & Conservation Sustainable Development Ecology
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Bachelor's Degree from a regionally accredited college or university
International10000 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5000 USD per semester during 24 months.
National10000 USD/yearTuition FeeBased 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
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Taiwan Governmental ScholarshipNTU Scholarship (Program / Project)
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.