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Are You Ready to be an International Talent? 2021 National Cheng Kung University (#NCKU) x Cathay United Bank (#CUB) 1st International Master Scholarship Program is recruiting now!

In 2021, Cathay United Bank will continue to cultivate outstanding local talents. Through this program, National Cheng Kung University, Cathay United Bank, and Cathay Financial Holdings work together to train overseas financial professionals to ensure a stable supply of future talents for Southeast Asia to support overseas development.

After completing this program, students must work for Cathay United Bank or Cathay Financial Holdings unless the companies decide not to enter into employment with the students. Those students will become an employee of the overseas subsidiaries, branches, and units of Cathay United Bank Co., Ltd. and Cathay Financial Holdings Co., Ltd. in home countries and the minimum term of the employment contract is 3 years.

NCKU x CUB International Scholarship Master Program Overview

National Cheng Kung University, Institute of International Business, Cathay United Bank, and Cathay Financial Holdings host the 1st International Master Scholarship Program.

Program Overview

Total student enrollment is 30 Southeast Asian students from Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos, and Myanmar. The courses designed includes 1-year school life + 1-year internship (both in Taiwan) from August 2021 to July 2023 (2 years).

Total student enrollment is 30 Southeast Asian students from Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos, and Myanmar, including 22 from banks and 8 from financial holdings. The courses designed including 1-year school life + 1-year internship (both in Taiwan) from August 2021 to July 2023 (2 years).

CUB internship: 15 credits for two years.
Dissertation, publication, and oral examination:6 credits for two years.
The courses are mainly in the fields of finance and management, and include 3 credits in the field of financial technology (focus on data-related courses) Total is 42 credits (3 required, 39 electives, including thesis) English ability proof (TOEIC:700 /IELTS:5/Supplemental course: pass 70)

Fees of the dormitory, tuition, flight ticket, insurance (labor/student/health), monthly allowance, and so on… your living in Taiwan is no worried. We pay most of the fees.

Fees of the dormitory, tuition, flight ticket, insurance (labor/student/health), monthly allowance, and so on… your living in Taiwan is no worried. We pay most of the fees.

- Online application is available beginning from February 8 to March 30.
- 1-year school life and 1-year internship (both in Taiwan).
- 3 years of a position in Cathay Financial Bank or Financial Holdings in the home country.

The 1st International Scholarship Master Program Timeline

Jan 29th – Mar. 30th

Prepare your personal information and educational records for the application. Click the application link and apply!

Apr.

You will go through screening, paper test, and interview.

May 20th

The list of admission will be released after the admission exam.

Jun. 3rd

Admission letter will be sent to you. Time to pack up, have a farewell party, and head for the upcoming achievement you are going to make.

Jul. – Aug.

Prepare the required documents for visa application and then depart for Taiwan.

Mid-Sep.

Your amazing learning begins here.

APPLY NOW !

2. Send your application to this email em53500@email.ncku.edu.tw.
3. Wait for reply for second-stage interview. We will contact you once you are shortlisted.

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ABOUT CUB

Cathay Financial Group builds up a platform with full-function to provide the combined service of insurance, security, bank, and so on. We provide all-inclusive service, devoting to integrated financial products as the best partner for customer's investment and finance management. While being a leading role in Taiwan banking industry, we are expanding our footprint to overseas markets and aiming to become the best financial institution in Asia.

ABOUT NCKU

National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) is located in Tainan City, the oldest city which enjoys the title of its former status as a capital city for more than 200 years. Therefore, the city is commonly known as the “Capital City”, 府城. There are abundant well-preserved ancient monuments, historical temples and affordable delicious local cuisines all around the city center. NCKU was established in 1931. Nowadays, we have 11 campuses in total, including 9 colleges and it’s about 186 hectares. We have more than 21,000 students and 190,000 more alumni.