Photonics will play a key role in providing the enabling technology for the 21st century. With this vision in mind, the department of photonics (DoP) emphasizes innovative teaching and cutting-edge research programs in photonics for the new millennium.
NCTU has a long history of academic excellence in photonic science and technology.
Many pioneering photonic programs in Taiwan, including gas laser, VCSEL, holography, liquid crystal, MO storage, fiber communication, femtosecond laser and THz photonics, were initiated in NCTU.
What are the career opportunities at DoP-NCTU?
The objective of the Photonics graduate program from at National Tsing Hua University, is to create the best conditions for the transfer of knowledge and know-how in photonics. A graduate degree in photonics science and engineering will prepare you for a wide variety of satisfying career paths.
Research topics include:
- photonic science
- informatics photonics
- display science
- energy photonics
- nano-photonics and bio-photonics.
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
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- Proof of academic excellence (top 30%) with the potential of research capability or other special achievements: transcript of academic performance, papers published;
- At least two recommendation letters.
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