International in Low Carbon Energy

National Tsing Hua University

Ph.D. On Campus
62 EUR/credit
62 EUR/credit
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The International in Low Carbon Energy program from  National Tsing Hua University is provided by the College of Nuclear Science, National Tsing Hua University. Low carbon  energy has been adopted as a primary energy source for alleviating the impact of the greenhouse effect. 


After more than fifty years of development, fuel cells now show promising potentials for applications in modular power stations, electric vehicles, and portable electronic devices, with the aid of nanotechnology. Though environmentally friendly, the foregoing options of low carbon energy still have challenges to overcome, in the aspects of nuclear safety, energy conversion efficiency, and power density improvement.


 The goal of low carbon energy discipline is to explore advanced scientific basis and technology breakthrough in these energy systems. In addition to discussion on the principles and applications, novel research results and newly developed technologies pertinent to the subject areas will be reviewed in a timely manner. 

Upon the completion of this International in Low Carbon Energy program from  National Tsing Hua University, students will be able to fully understand the in-depth nature of low carbon energy, to identify the pros and cons of these energy technologies, and to capture the global trend of their future development. All lectures in this program are offered in English for international students.


Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Reactor Physics 
  • Nuclear Reactor Engineering
  • Management of Backend of Nuclear Fuel Cycle
  • Semiconductor Devices Physics
  • Principles and Applications of Solar Energy
  • Engineering Electrochemistry
  • Hydrogen Energy and Fuel Cell Technologies
  • Nuclear Safety
  • Molecular Dynamics Simulation
  • Advanced Nanoelectronic Devices


PhD students

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18 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An online application form
    • A photocopy of diploma in English or Chinese
    • Official transcripts in English or Chinese
    • Statement of purpose 
    • Two recommendation letters 
    • Financial certificate
    • Declaration form
    • Verification of nationality

Tuition Fee

  • International

    62 EUR/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 62 EUR per credit and a duration of  .
  • National

    62 EUR/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 62 EUR per credit and a duration of  .

NTD 2,100 per credit


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