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Graduation Requirement
Graduation Requirement2016                      

Guidelines  for Bio Ph.D. Program

Revised by Bio program committee 5/23/2017

Revised by Bio program Academic Committee 9/6/2016.

Revised by Bio program Academic Committee 11/18/2015.

(This document is only applicable to students who are admitted of TIGP Bio program of Academic Sinica from 2016.

I.                    Course Requirements, Credit Requirements and Time Limitation

1.      Required Courses and credits:

(1)  Seminar: 6 semesters; 1 credit per semester. (Does not consider as graduation credits)

(2)  Student Presentation: 4 semesters ;1 credit per semester. (Has to fulfill within the first 3 years)

(3)   Lab Rotation: 2 semesters; 0 credit per semester.

(4) *Research Thesis : 2 semesters, 1credit per semester (offered by NCTU and only applies to students of NCTU)

2.      Core Courses (I) and credits: (Required)

(1) Basic Molecular Biology I (B1): 1 semester; 3 credits per semester.

(2) Biological Computing I (C1): 1 semester; 3 credits per semester.                                     

(3) Fundamental  Statistical Methods in Bioinformatics (S1): 1 semester; 3 credits.        

(4)  Programming (Python) (P1): 1 semester; 2 credits.

3. Core Courses Courses (II) and credits : (Mandatory)

(1)  Basic Molecular Biology II (B2): 1 semester; 3 credits per semester.

(2)  Advanced Algorithms (C2): 1 semester; 3 credits per semester

(3) Statistical Methods in Bioinformatics  (S2): 1 semester; 3 credits.

4.  Elective Courses and credits:

       Any other courses (offered by TIGP or partner universities) that are approved by the Curriculum Committee of BP.

5.      For students with a Master’s degree, 24 credits are required.

6.      For students with a Bachelor’s degree, 30 credits are required (24 credits need to be Ph.D. level courses).

7.      The duration of Ph.D. study needs to be at least three years and at most seven years, starting from the date of registration with their university.

II.                  Thesis Advisor

1.      Students need to find a thesis advisor, and hand in the “Thesis Advisor Form” to the program committee before the end of first year. When changing thesis advisors, students need to hand in the “Form for Changing Thesis Advisor” to the program committee.

2.      Student can only select thesis advisors from the core faculties of the TIGP Bio program. Core faculties are faculties from collaborating universities and institutes of Academia Sinica who are involved in this program, and have been approved by the program committee.

III.               Qualifying Exam

Students need to pass the TIGP Bio’s qualifying exam before the end of their third year; those who fail to do so will be expelled from the program. Applications are available at the beginning of February every year.

*TIGP Bio’s qualifying exam: written qualifying exam could be waived for students whose course grade is 90/100 or higher.

a. qualifying exam score for the waived subject will be 60/100.

b. student can still choose to take the written exam and use it as exam score.

                      c. student who is qualified for waiving of Qualifying Exam could choose

                          either of above two options  as exam score after taking  Qualifying 

                          Exam. The score couldn’t be changed once the choice is made.

 

IV.               Advancement to Candidacy Status

Students obtain the Ph.D. candidacy status if they fulfill the following requirements:

1.      Complete required courses and credits.

2.      Pass TIGP Bio’s qualifying exam.

3.      Students registered with National Chiao Tung University are required to complete their oral examination along with their thesis proposal examination, and submit all supporting documents before the end of their third year.

V.                  Thesis Proposal

Students registered with National Tsing Hua University are required to pass their thesis proposal examination administered by their thesis advisory committee before the end of their fourth year.

VI.               Defense

1.      Prerequisites

(1)  Have advanced and maintained the candidacy status.

(2)  In principle, students should publish at least two bioinformatics-related papers in any international journal or conference. The journal, conference, content and quality of the paper, or any other special circumstances will be assessed by the TIGP Bio program committee. Students should be the first author of the aforementioned papers; TIGP Bioinformatics and the university with which the student is registered must be listed in the affiliation section of the papers. *

        *The  prerequisit  for Publications also can be fulfilled if a bioinformatics-related paper is published with the following conditions:    

                       A.  Be the first author of the paper.

                       B. TIGP Bioinformatics and the university with which the student is

                            registered must be listed in the affiliation section of the paper.

                       C. The Impact Factor of the aforesaid journal / conference  has to be greater

                            than 4 in one of the past 3 years of which paper is published ( Exclude the

                           published  year) .

       *NTHU students are required to have 2 papers (minimum 1 first-author paper) to be qualified for applying Oral Defense.

 

(3)  Students registered with National Tsing Hua University and National Chiao Tung University need to pass one of the following English proficiency test:

*TOEFL: 550 PBT, 213 CBT, 79 IBT

*GEPT(NTHU only): high-intermediate level certificate

*IELTS(NTHU only): above 6.0

*TOEIC: above 750.

(4)  Thesis should be approved by the student’s advisor before being reviewed.

2.      Application Procedure

PhD candidates should follow the calendar set by the university with which the student is registered when applying for Defense Examination. Students should have application form, transcript, and thesis manuscript ready two weeks before the date of defense, and hand them in to the TIGP Bio office for review by the TIGP Bio program committee. Once the Defense Committee members have been approved by the TIGP Bio program committee, students should hand in the three abovementioned documents along with the approved form to the “Office of Academic Affairs” of the student’s university.

3.      Defense Committee must consist of 5 to 9 members, and the list of members should be approved by the TIGP Bio program committee; the advisor of the student shall not be the chair of the committee. The qualifications of the committee members should follow the regulations of the university with which the student is registered.

4.      The grade received is the average of the scores given anonymously by all the Defense Committee members present, and is based on the contents of the dissertation and the performance on the defense examination. The scores are given only once, with 70 out of 100 being the passing grade. If one third of the committee members regard the student as failing the exam, the student does not pass the exam.

5.      Students who fail their defense may re-apply in the following semester or academic year, before the end of the stipulated duration of their Ph.D. program. The student can only have one chance for re-examination. Failure of the defense for the second time will result in expulsion from the Ph.D. program.

VII.             Other rules and regulations

1.      Applications for registration, suspension, resumption, and graduation should follow the rules and regulations of the university with which the student is registered. Students should hand in a photo copy of the aforementioned application form to the TIGP Bio office.

2.      Any rules or regulations that are not mentioned in these guidelines will be handled in accordance with the rules and regulations of the university with which the student is registered.

VIII.          These guidelines and other future amendments are effective immediately after approval by the TIGP Bio program committee.

 

修業章程[2016年度後(含)入學者適用]

中央研究院國際研究生生物資訊學學程與

國立清華大學生物資訊與結構生物所、

國立交通大學生物資訊及系統生物所、

國立陽明大學生物醫學資訊所

合辦國際研究生學程修業辦法

                                                                         95417日國際研究生學程生物資訊學學程之教師會議 

                                                             通過並溯至第一屆入學新生適用

                                              102611日國際研究生學程生物資訊學學程之教務委員

                                                         會會議修訂通過

                                              103328日國際研究生學程生物資訊學學程之教務委員會

                                                         會議修訂通過

                                              104210日國際研究生學程生物資訊學學程之教務委員會

                                                         會議修訂通過

                                              1041118日國際研究生學程生物資訊學學程之教務委員

                                                         會會議修訂通過物資訊學學程之教務委

                                              1050906日國際研究生學程生物資訊學學程之教務委員

                                                         會會議修訂通過物資訊學學程之教務委

(適用於105學年度後入學生)

一、課程、學分及修業年限規定

(一)必修科目及學分:

1.      Seminar: 六學期,每學期1學分。(必修,但不列入畢業學分計算)

2.      Student Presentation:四學期(限前三年內修畢),每學期1學分。

3.      Lab Rotation: 二學期,每學期0學分。

4.      Basic Molecular Biology I (B1): 一學期,每學期3學分。

5.      Biological Computing (C1): 一學期,每學期3學分。

(NCTU Students: Sequencing technology and high-throughput data analysis)

6.      Fundamental Statistical Methods in Bioinformatics (S1): 一學期,每學期3學分。

(NCTU Students: Machine Learning in Computational Biology)

7.      Programming Python(P1):一學期,2學分。

8.      *Research Thesis論文研究: 二學期,每學期1學分。(僅交大學生必修-由學校開課)

 

(二)必選課程及學分:

1.      Basic Molecular Biology II(B2) :一學期,3學分。

2.      Advanced Algorithms (C2): 一學期,3學分。

3.      Advanced Statistical Methods in Bioinformatics (S2):一學期,3學分。

(三)選修課程及學分:

    經由本學程課程委員會核可之其他中研院國際研究學程或合作大學所開設之課程。

(四)以碩士學位攻讀博士者,需修滿24學分。

(五)以學士學位逕修讀博士學位者,需修滿30學分,其中含博士班課程至少24學分。

(六)本學程博士班修業年限以三至七年為限。

 

二、指導教授之選定

(一)學生需於第一學年結束前選定指導教授,簽署「指導教授同意書」,送交教務委員會。學生更換指導教授時,需由新指導教授另簽署「更換指導教授同意書」,送交教務委員會。

(二)學生限選擇本學程中核心教師為指導教授。核心教師係指中央研究院負責本學程之各所參與學程之研究人員及本學程合作大學之研究所參與學程之教師,並經本學程教務委員會通過之師資。

 

三、博士候選人資格考筆試

學生需在第三學年結束前通過資格考筆試;未於期限內通過者,應予退學。每年二月初開放資格考筆試申請。

:「博士候選人資格考筆試」除依上述規定通過筆試外,若課程成績優異者(達 90/100  以上),可選擇該科免考「資格考筆試」。符合本項辦法之學生:

       (1)        該科「資格考成績」直接以60分計算,

       (2)        亦可選擇以該科資格考筆試成績」來計算。

    (3)        可於「資格考」考試結束後選擇對其利之成績做為該科「資格考」最後成

         績,但選定後則不可變更。

 

 

四、博士候選人資格考核

學生完成下列規定者,取得博士候選人資格:

(一)完成必修科目,且修滿規定之學分數。

(二)通過博士候選人資格考筆試。

(三)學籍在國立交通大學者,需於入學後三年內完成資格考口試,並繳交博士論文研究計畫及初步成果之書面報告,或加上其他成為候選人值得參考之書面資料。

 

五、博士論文提案考核

學籍在國立清華大學者,入學四年內需通過論文研究指導委員會博士論文提案審核

 

六、博士學位考試

(一)應考資格

1.      通過博士候選人資格考核。

2.      原則上需發表兩篇生物資訊相關之論文於國際學術期刊、國際學術會議論文集;發表之期刊、學術會議之水準及論文內容之認定,或特殊情況,須經教務委員會通過。上述論文發表,該生需為第一作者,並將國際研究生生物資訊學學程及隸屬學校等相關資訊列於作者之單位機構。(註一)

3.      學籍在國立清華大學及國立交通大學者,需通過英文能力認定。下列辦法得任選一種:

*托福成績達PBT550分、CBT213分、IBT79分。

*通過「全民英檢中高級」複試。(限清大)

IELTS(雅思)成績達6.0以上。(限清大)

TOEIC(多益)成績達750分以上。

4.      學位論文初稿需經指導教授初審通過,同意提付審查。

(二)申請程序

博士學位候選人,應於學校行事曆規定期限內,填妥申請表格,附歷年成績單、論文初稿,於口試日期至少兩週前,向本學程及各相關研究所提出學位考試申請。由指導教授、本學程召集人及各相關研究所所長審查後,另檢附審查通過之該生考試委員名冊,一併交各大學教務處辦理。

(三)博士學位考試置委員五至九人,需經教務委員會同意;其中一位擔任主席,指導教授不得擔任主席。學位考試委員資格,依各大學博士班研究生學位考試實施辦法規定辦理。

(四) 博士論文考試成績,以論文內容及口試成績綜合評定,以全體出席委員評定分數平均決定之,評定以一次為限,以一百分為滿分,七十分為及格。如有三分之ㄧ以上委員評定不及格者,即以不及格論。

(五)論文考試不及格者,如修業期限尚未屆滿,得申請重考一次。申請重考學生仍須於修業期限內,且學校行事曆規定期間,填寫申請書,經指導教授、本學程召集人及各校之相關研究所所長核可後,始得重考。重考以一次為限;仍不及格者,應令退學。

 

七、其他修習學程有關規定

(一)學生註冊、休學、復學、退學、畢業及離校手續依各大學規定辦理,並繳交相關資料影印本給學程助理存查。

(二)本辦法如有未盡事宜,依各大學其他有關規定辦理。

 

八、本辦法經本學程教務委員會通過後實施,修正時亦同。

 

註一、

施行細則:

有關應考資格之「論文」資格部分,除原規定外,若學生已發表一篇

生物資訊相關之論文,且該論文符合下列所有條件者,亦可提出申

:

1. 該生必需為第一作者,

2. 以本學程及合作大學名義發表,

              3. 該期刊於發表前三年內(不含發表當年度),其中至少有一年度之IF

              須達4分以上(4)

 

Graduation Requirement2015                      

Guidelines  for Bio Ph.D. Program

Revised by Bio program Academic Committee 2/10/2015.

(This document is only applicable to students who are admitted of TIGP Bio program of Academic Sinica from 2015.

I.                    Course Requirements, Credit Requirements and Time Limitation

1.      Required Courses and credits:

(1)  Special Lecture: 2 semesters; 0 credit per semester.

(2)  Seminar: 6 semesters;1 credit per semester.

(3)   Lab Rotation: 2 semesters; 0 credit per semester.

(4)  TA: 1 semester; 0 credit per semester.

2.      Core Courses (I) and credits: (Required)

(1) Basic Molecular Biology I (B1): 1 semester; 3 credits per semester.

(2) Biological Computing I (C1): 1 semester; 3 credits per semester.                                     

(3) Fundamental  Statistical Methods in Bioinformatics (S1): 1 semester; 3 credits.        

(4)  Programming (Python) (P1): 1 semester; 2 credits.

3. Core Courses Courses (II) and credits : (Mandatory)

(1)  Basic Molecular Biology II (B2): 1 semester; 3 credits per semester.

(2)  Advanced Algorithms (C2): 1 semester; 3 credits per semester

(3) Statistical Methods in Bioinformatics  (S2): 1 semester; 3 credits.

4.  Elective Courses and credits:

       Any other courses (offered by TIGP or partner universities) that are approved by the Curriculum Committee of BP.

5.      For students with a Master’s degree, 24 credits are required.

6.      For students with a Bachelor’s degree, 30 credits are required (24 credits need to be Ph.D. level courses).

7.      The duration of Ph.D. study needs to be at least three years and at most seven years, starting from the date of registration with their university.

II.                  Thesis Advisor

1.      Students need to find a thesis advisor, and hand in the “Thesis Advisor Form” to the program committee before the end of first year. When changing thesis advisors, students need to hand in the “Form for Changing Thesis Advisor” to the program committee.

2.      Student can only select thesis advisors from the core faculties of the TIGP Bio program. Core faculties are faculties from collaborating universities and institutes of Academia Sinica who are involved in this program, and have been approved by the program committee.

III.               Qualifying Exam

Students need to pass the TIGP Bio’s qualifying exam before the end of their third year; those who fail to do so will be expelled from the program. Applications are available at the beginning of February every year.

IV.               Advancement to Candidacy Status

Students obtain the Ph.D. candidacy status if they fulfill the following requirements:

1.      Complete required courses and credits.

2.      Pass TIGP Bio’s qualifying exam.

3.      Students registered with National Chiao Tung University are required to complete their oral examination along with their thesis proposal examination, and submit all supporting documents before the end of their third year.

V.                  Thesis Proposal

Students registered with National Tsing Hua University are required to pass their thesis proposal examination administered by their thesis advisory committee before the end of their fourth year.

VI.               Defense

1.      Prerequisites

(1)  Have advanced and maintained the candidacy status.

(2)  In principle, students should publish at least two bioinformatics-related papers in any international journal or conference. The journal, conference, content and quality of the paper, or any other special circumstances will be assessed by the TIGP Bio program committee. Students should be the first author of the aforementioned papers; TIGP Bioinformatics and the university with which the student is registered must be listed in the affiliation section of the papers.

(3)  Students registered with National Tsing Hua University and National Chiao Tung University need to pass one of the following English proficiency test:

*TOEFL: 550 PBT, 213 CBT, 79 IBT

*GEPT(NTHU only): high-intermediate level certificate

*IELTS(NTHU only): above 6.0

*TOEIC: above 750.

(4)  Thesis should be approved by the student’s advisor before being reviewed.

2.      Application Procedure

PhD candidates should follow the calendar set by the university with which the student is registered when applying for Defense Examination. Students should have application form, transcript, and thesis manuscript ready two weeks before the date of defense, and hand them in to the TIGP Bio office for review by the TIGP Bio program committee. Once the Defense Committee members have been approved by the TIGP Bio program committee, students should hand in the three abovementioned documents along with the approved form to the “Office of Academic Affairs” of the student’s university.

3.      Defense Committee must consist of 5 to 9 members, and the list of members should be approved by the TIGP Bio program committee; the advisor of the student shall not be the chair of the committee. The qualifications of the committee members should follow the regulations of the university with which the student is registered.

4.      The grade received is the average of the scores given anonymously by all the Defense Committee members present, and is based on the contents of the dissertation and the performance on the defense examination. The scores are given only once, with 70 out of 100 being the passing grade. If one third of the committee members regard the student as failing the exam, the student does not pass the exam.

5.      Students who fail their defense may re-apply in the following semester or academic year, before the end of the stipulated duration of their Ph.D. program. The student can only have one chance for re-examination. Failure of the defense for the second time will result in expulsion from the Ph.D. program.

VII.             Other rules and regulations

1.      Applications for registration, suspension, resumption, and graduation should follow the rules and regulations of the university with which the student is registered. Students should hand in a photo copy of the aforementioned application form to the TIGP Bio office.

2.      Any rules or regulations that are not mentioned in these guidelines will be handled in accordance with the rules and regulations of the university with which the student is registered.

VIII.          These guidelines and other future amendments are effective immediately after approval by the TIGP Bio program committee.

 

修業章程[2015年度後(含)入學者適用]

中央研究院國際研究生生物資訊學學程與

國立清華大學生物資訊與結構生物所、

國立交通大學生物資訊及系統生物所、

國立陽明大學生物醫學資訊所

合辦國際研究生學程修業辦法

                                                                                              104210日國際研究生學程生物資訊學學程之教務委

                                                                                                                       員會會議通過

 

一、課程、學分及修業年限規定(2015年度後()入學者適用)

(一)必修科目及學分:

1.      Special Lecture : 二學期,每學期0學分。

2.      Seminar: 六學期,每學期1學分。

3.      Lab Rotation: 二學期,每學期1學分。

4.      Basic Molecular Biology I (B1): 一學期,3學分。

5.      Biological Computing I (C1): 一學期,3學分。

6.      Fundamental  Statistical Methods in Bioinformatics  (S1): 學期,3學分。  

7.      Programming Python (P1)2013年(含)以後入學者需修一學期,2學分。

(二)必選課程:

1.      Basic Molecular Biology II (B2): 一學期,3學分。

2.      Advanced Algorithms(C2): 學期,3學分。

3.      Advanced Statistical Methods in Bioinformatics(S2):一學期,3學分。

(三)選修課程:

      經由本學程課程委員會核可之其他中研院國際研究學程或合作大學所開設之課程。

(四)以碩士學位攻讀博士者,需修滿24學分

(五)以學士學位逕修讀博士學位者,需修滿30學分,其中含博士班課程至少24學分。

  (六)  本學程博士班修業年限以三至七年為限

二、指導教授之選定

(一)學生需於第一學年結束前選定指導教授,簽署「指導教授同意書」,送交教務委員會。學生更換指導教授時,需由新指導教授另簽署「更換指導教授同意書」,送交教務委員會。

(二)學生限選擇本學程中核心教師為指導教授。核心教師係指中央研究院負責本學程之各所參與學程之研究人員及本學程合作大學之研究所參與學程之教師,並經本學程教務委員會通過之師資。

三、博士候選人資格考筆試

學生需在第三學年結束前通過資格考筆試;未於期限內通過者,應予退學。每年二月初開放資格考筆試申請。

四、博士候選人資格考核

學生完成下列規定者,取得博士候選人資格:

(一)完成必修科目,且修滿規定之學分數。

(二)通過博士候選人資格考筆試。

(三)學籍在國立交通大學者,需於入學後三年內完成資格考口試,並繳交博士論文研究計畫及初步成果之書面報告,或加上其他成為候選人值得參考之書面資料。

五、博士論文提案考核

學籍在國立清華大學者,入學四年內需通過論文研究指導委員會博士論文提案審核

六、博士學位考試

(一)應考資格

1.      通過博士候選人資格考核。

2.      原則上需發表兩篇生物資訊相關之論文於國際學術期刊、國際學術會議論文集;發表之期刊、學術會議之水準及論文內容之認定,或特殊情況,須經教務委員會通過。上述論文發表,該生需為第一作者,並將國際研究生生物資訊學學程及隸屬學校等相關資訊列於作者之單位機構。

3.      學籍在國立清華大學及國立交通大學者,需通過英文能力認定。下列辦法得任選一種:

*托福成績達PBT550分、CBT213分、IBT79分。

*通過「全民英檢中高級」複試。(限清大)

IELTS(雅思)成績達6.0以上。(限清大)

TOEIC(多益)成績達750分以上。

4.      學位論文初稿需經指導教授初審通過,同意提付審查。

(二)申請程序

博士學位候選人,應於學校行事曆規定期限內,填妥申請表格,附歷年成績單、論文初稿,於口試日期至少兩週前,向本學程及各相關研究所提出學位考試申請。由指導教授、本學程召集人及各相關研究所所長審查後,另檢附審查通過之該生考試委員名冊,一併交各大學教務處辦理。

(三)博士學位考試置委員五至九人,需經教務委員會同意;其中一位擔任主席,指導教授不得擔任主席。學位考試委員資格,依各大學博士班研究生學位考試實施辦法規定辦理。

(四) 博士論文考試成績,以論文內容及口試成績綜合評定,以全體出席委員評定分數平均決定之,評定以一次為限,以一百分為滿分,七十分為及格。如有三分之ㄧ以上委員評定不及格者,即以不及格論。

(五)論文考試不及格者,如修業期限尚未屆滿,得申請重考一次。申請重考學生仍須於修業期限內,且學校行事曆規定期間,填寫申請書,經指導教授、本學程召集人及各校之相關研究所所長核可後,始得重考。重考以一次為限;仍不及格者,應令退學。

七、其他修習學程有關規定

(一)學生註冊、休學、復學、退學、畢業及離校手續依各大學規定辦理,並繳交相關資料影印本給學程助理存查。

(二)本辦法如有未盡事宜,依各大學其他有關規定辦理。

 

本辦法經本學程教務委員會通過後實施,修正時亦同。

 

Graduation Requirement2014                      

Guidelines  for Bio Ph.D. Program

Revised by Bio program committee 3/28/2014.

(This document is only applicable to students who are admitted of TIGP Bio program of Academic Sinica from 2014.

I.                    Course Requirements, Credit Requirements and Time Limitation

1.      Required Courses and credits:

(1)  Special Lecture: 2 semesters; 1 credit per semester.

(2)  Seminar: 6 semesters;1 credit per semester.

(3)   Lab Rotation: 2 semesters; 0 credit per semester.

(4)  TA: 1 semester; 0 credit per semester.

2.      Core Courses (I) and credits: (Required)

(1) Basic Molecular Biology I (B1): 1 semester; 3 credits per semester.

(2) Biological Computing I (C1): 1 semester; 3 credits per semester.                                     

(3) Fundamental  Statistical Methods in Bioinformatics (S1): 1 semester; 3 credits.        

(4)  Programming (Python) (P1): 1 semester; 2 credits.

3. Core Courses Courses (II) and credits : (Mandatory)

(1)  Basic Molecular Biology II (B2): 1 semester; 3 credits per semester.

(2)  Advanced Algorithms (C2): 1 semester; 3 credits per semester

(3) Statistical Methods in Bioinformatics  (S2): 1 semester; 3 credits.

4.  Elective Courses and credits:

       Any other courses (offered by TIGP or partner universities) that are approved by the Curriculum Committee of BP.

5.      For students with a Master’s degree, 24 credits are required.

6.      For students with a Bachelor’s degree, 30 credits are required (24 credits need to be Ph.D. level courses).

7.      The duration of Ph.D. study needs to be at least three years and at most seven years, starting from the date of registration with their university.

II.                  Thesis Advisor

1.      Students need to find a thesis advisor, and hand in the “Thesis Advisor Form” to the program committee before the end of first year. When changing thesis advisors, students need to hand in the “Form for Changing Thesis Advisor” to the program committee.

2.      Student can only select thesis advisors from the core faculties of the TIGP Bio program. Core faculties are faculties from collaborating universities and institutes of Academia Sinica who are involved in this program, and have been approved by the program committee.

III.               Qualifying Exam

Students need to pass the TIGP Bio’s qualifying exam before the end of their third year; those who fail to do so will be expelled from the program. Applications are available at the beginning of February every year.

IV.               Advancement to Candidacy Status

Students obtain the Ph.D. candidacy status if they fulfill the following requirements:

1.      Complete required courses and credits.

2.      Pass TIGP Bio’s qualifying exam.

3.      Students registered with National Chiao Tung University are required to complete their oral examination along with their thesis proposal examination, and submit all supporting documents before the end of their third year.

V.                  Thesis Proposal

Students registered with National Tsing Hua University are required to pass their thesis proposal examination administered by their thesis advisory committee before the end of their fourth year.

VI.               Defense

1.      Prerequisites

(1)  Have advanced and maintained the candidacy status.

(2)  In principle, students should publish at least two bioinformatics-related papers in any international journal or conference. The journal, conference, content and quality of the paper, or any other special circumstances will be assessed by the TIGP Bio program committee. Students should be the first author of the aforementioned papers; TIGP Bioinformatics and the university with which the student is registered must be listed in the affiliation section of the papers.

(3)  Students registered with National Tsing Hua University and National Chiao Tung University need to pass one of the following English proficiency test:

*TOEFL: 550 PBT, 213 CBT, 79 IBT

*GEPT(NTHU only): high-intermediate level certificate

*IELTS(NTHU only): above 6.0

*TOEIC: above 750.

(4)  Thesis should be approved by the student’s advisor before being reviewed.

2.      Application Procedure

PhD candidates should follow the calendar set by the university with which the student is registered when applying for Defense Examination. Students should have application form, transcript, and thesis manuscript ready two weeks before the date of defense, and hand them in to the TIGP Bio office for review by the TIGP Bio program committee. Once the Defense Committee members have been approved by the TIGP Bio program committee, students should hand in the three abovementioned documents along with the approved form to the “Office of Academic Affairs” of the student’s university.

3.      Defense Committee must consist of 5 to 9 members, and the list of members should be approved by the TIGP Bio program committee; the advisor of the student shall not be the chair of the committee. The qualifications of the committee members should follow the regulations of the university with which the student is registered.

4.      The grade received is the average of the scores given anonymously by all the Defense Committee members present, and is based on the contents of the dissertation and the performance on the defense examination. The scores are given only once, with 70 out of 100 being the passing grade. If one third of the committee members regard the student as failing the exam, the student does not pass the exam.

5.      Students who fail their defense may re-apply in the following semester or academic year, before the end of the stipulated duration of their Ph.D. program. The student can only have one chance for re-examination. Failure of the defense for the second time will result in expulsion from the Ph.D. program.

VII.             Other rules and regulations

1.      Applications for registration, suspension, resumption, and graduation should follow the rules and regulations of the university with which the student is registered. Students should hand in a photo copy of the aforementioned application form to the TIGP Bio office.

2.      Any rules or regulations that are not mentioned in these guidelines will be handled in accordance with the rules and regulations of the university with which the student is registered.

VIII.          These guidelines and other future amendments are effective immediately after approval by the TIGP Bio program committee.

 

修業章程[2014年度後(含)入學者適用]

中央研究院國際研究生生物資訊學學程與

國立清華大學生物資訊與結構生物所、

國立交通大學生物資訊及系統生物所、

國立陽明大學生物醫學資訊所

合辦國際研究生學程修業辦法

                                                                                                103328日國際研究生學程生物資訊學學程之教務委

                                                                                                                          員會會議通過

 

一、課程、學分及修業年限規定(2014年度後()入學者適用)

(一)必修科目及學分:

1.      Special Lecture (Tutorial Reading): 二學期,每學期1學分。

2.      Seminar: 六學期,每學期1學分。

3.      Lab Rotation: 二學期,每學期1學分。

4.      Basic Molecular Biology I (B1): 一學期,3學分。

5.      Biological Computing I (C1): 一學期,3學分。

6.      Fundamental  Statistical Methods in Bioinformatics  (S1): 一學期,3學分。  

7.      Programming Python (P1)2013年(含)以後入學者需修一學期,2學分。

(二)必選課程:

1.      Basic Molecular Biology II (B2): 一學期,3學分。

2.      Advanced Algorithms(C2): 一學期,3學分。

3.      Advanced Statistical Methods in Bioinformatics(S2):一學期,3學分。

(三)選修課程:

      經由本學程課程委員會核可之其他中研院國際研究學程或合作大學所開設之課程。

(四)以碩士學位攻讀博士者,需修滿24學分

(五)以學士學位逕修讀博士學位者,需修滿30學分,其中含博士班課程至少24學分。

  (六)  本學程博士班修業年限以三至七年為限

二、指導教授之選定

(一)學生需於第一學年結束前選定指導教授,簽署「指導教授同意書」,送交教務委員會。學生更換指導教授時,需由新指導教授另簽署「更換指導教授同意書」,送交教務委員會。

(二)學生限選擇本學程中核心教師為指導教授。核心教師係指中央研究院負責本學程之各所參與學程之研究人員及本學程合作大學之研究所參與學程之教師,並經本學程教務委員會通過之師資。

三、博士候選人資格考筆試

學生需在第三學年結束前通過資格考筆試;未於期限內通過者,應予退學。每年二月初開放資格考筆試申請。

四、博士候選人資格考核

學生完成下列規定者,取得博士候選人資格:

(一)完成必修科目,且修滿規定之學分數。

(二)通過博士候選人資格考筆試。

(三)學籍在國立交通大學者,需於入學後三年內完成資格考口試,並繳交博士論文研究計畫及初步成果之書面報告,或加上其他成為候選人值得參考之書面資料。

五、博士論文提案考核

學籍在國立清華大學者,入學四年內需通過論文研究指導委員會博士論文提案審核

六、博士學位考試

(一)應考資格

1.      通過博士候選人資格考核。

2.      原則上需發表兩篇生物資訊相關之論文於國際學術期刊、國際學術會議論文集;發表之期刊、學術會議之水準及論文內容之認定,或特殊情況,須經教務委員會通過。上述論文發表,該生需為第一作者,並將國際研究生生物資訊學學程及隸屬學校等相關資訊列於作者之單位機構。

3.      學籍在國立清華大學及國立交通大學者,需通過英文能力認定。下列辦法得任選一種:

*托福成績達PBT550分、CBT213分、IBT79分。

*通過「全民英檢中高級」複試。(限清大)

IELTS(雅思)成績達6.0以上。(限清大)

TOEIC(多益)成績達750分以上。

4.      學位論文初稿需經指導教授初審通過,同意提付審查。

(二)申請程序

博士學位候選人,應於學校行事曆規定期限內,填妥申請表格,附歷年成績單、論文初稿,於口試日期至少兩週前,向本學程及各相關研究所提出學位考試申請。由指導教授、本學程召集人及各相關研究所所長審查後,另檢附審查通過之該生考試委員名冊,一併交各大學教務處辦理。

(三)博士學位考試置委員五至九人,需經教務委員會同意;其中一位擔任主席,指導教授不得擔任主席。學位考試委員資格,依各大學博士班研究生學位考試實施辦法規定辦理。

(四) 博士論文考試成績,以論文內容及口試成績綜合評定,以全體出席委員評定分數平均決定之,評定以一次為限,以一百分為滿分,七十分為及格。如有三分之ㄧ以上委員評定不及格者,即以不及格論。

(五)論文考試不及格者,如修業期限尚未屆滿,得申請重考一次。申請重考學生仍須於修業期限內,且學校行事曆規定期間,填寫申請書,經指導教授、本學程召集人及各校之相關研究所所長核可後,始得重考。重考以一次為限;仍不及格者,應令退學。

七、其他修習學程有關規定

(一)學生註冊、休學、復學、退學、畢業及離校手續依各大學規定辦理,並繳交相關資料影印本給學程助理存查。

(二)本辦法如有未盡事宜,依各大學其他有關規定辦理。

 

本辦法經本學程教務委員會通過後實施,修正時亦同。

 

Graduation Requirement2013

Guidelines for Bio Ph.D. Program

Revised by Bio program committee 6/11/2013.

(This document is only applicable to students of Academic Sinica TIGP Bio program)

 

I.                    Course Requirements, Credit Requirements and Time Limitation

1.      Required Courses and credits:

(1)  Tutorial Reading: 2 semesters; 1 credit per semester.

(2)  Seminar: students enrolled in 2012 or after require 6 semesters, enrolled before 2012 require 2 semesters; 1 credit per semester.

(3)  Lab Rotation: 2 semesters; 1 credit per semester.

(4)  Basic Molecular Biology I, II (B1, B2): 2 semesters; 3 credits per semester.

(5)  Biological Computing I, II (C1, C2): 2 semesters; 3 credits per semester.

(6)  Advanced Algorithms (C3): 1 semester; 3 credits per semester.

(7)  Programming (Python) (P1): students enrolled in 2013 or after require 1 semester; 2 credits.

2.      Elective Courses and credits:

(1)  Computational Genomics and Systems Biology (B3): 1 semester; 3 credits.

(2)  Advanced Statistics (C4): 1 semester; 3 credits.

(3)  Dynamics in Systems Biology: 1 semester; 3 credits.

3.      For students with a Master’s degree, 24 credits are required.

4.      For students with a Bachelor’s degree, 30 credits are required, 24 credits need to be Ph.D. level courses.

5.      The duration of Ph.D. study needs to be at least three years and at most seven years, starting from the date of registration with their university.

II.                  Thesis Advisor

1.      Students need to find a thesis advisor, and hand in the “Thesis Advisor Form” to the program committee before the end of first year. When changing thesis advisors, students need to hand in the “Form for Changing Thesis Advisor” to the program committee.

2.      Student can only select thesis advisors from the core faculties of the TIGP Bio program. Core faculties are faculties from collaborating universities and institutes of Academia Sinica who are involved in this program, and have been approved by the program committee.

III.               Qualifying Exam

Students need to pass the TIGP Bio’s qualifying exam before the end of their third year; those who fail to do so will be expelled from the program. Applications are available at the beginning of February every year.

IV.               Advancement to Candidacy Status

Students obtain the Ph.D. candidacy status if they fulfill the following requirements:

1.      Complete required courses and credits.

2.      Pass TIGP Bio’s qualifying exam.

3.      Students registered with National Chiao Tung University are required to complete their oral examination along with their thesis proposal examination, and submit all supporting documents before the end of their third year.

V.                  Thesis Proposal

Students registered with National Tsing Hua University are required to pass their thesis proposal examination administered by their thesis advisory committee before the end of their fourth year.

VI.               Defense

1.      Prerequisites

(1)  Have advanced and maintained the candidacy status.

(2)  In principle, students should publish at least two bioinformatics-related papers in any international journal or conference. The journal, conference, content and quality of the paper, or any other special circumstances will be assessed by the TIGP Bio program committee. Students should be the first author of the aforementioned papers; TIGP Bioinformatics and the university with which the student is registered must be listed in the affiliation section of the papers.

(3)  Students registered with National Tsing Hua University and National Chiao Tung University need to pass one of the following English proficiency test:

*TOEFL: 550 PBT, 213 CBT, 79 IBT

*GEPT(NTHU only): high-intermediate level certificate

*IELTS(NTHU only): above 6.0

*TOEIC: above 750.

(4)  Thesis should be approved by the student’s advisor before being reviewed.

2.      Application Procedure

PhD candidates should follow the calendar set by the university with which the student is registered when applying for Defense Examination. Students should have application form, transcript, and thesis manuscript ready two weeks before the date of defense, and hand them in to the TIGP Bio office for review by the TIGP Bio program committee. Once the Defense Committee members have been approved by the TIGP Bio program committee, students should hand in the three abovementioned documents along with the approved form to the “Office of Academic Affairs” of the student’s university.

3.      Defense Committee must consist of 5 to 9 members, and the list of members should be approved by the TIGP Bio program committee; the advisor of the student shall not be the chair of the committee. The qualifications of the committee members should follow the regulations of the university with which the student is registered.

4.      The grade received is the average of the scores given anonymously by all the Defense Committee members present, and is based on the contents of the dissertation and the performance on the defense examination. The scores are given only once, with 70 out of 100 being the passing grade. If one third of the committee members regard the student as failing the exam, the student does not pass the exam.

5.      Students who fail their defense may re-apply in the following semester or academic year, before the end of the stipulated duration of their Ph.D. program. The student can only have one chance for re-examination. Failure of the defense for the second time will result in expulsion from the Ph.D. program.

VII.             Other rules and regulations

1.      Applications for registration, suspension, resumption, and graduation should follow the rules and regulations of the university with which the student is registered. Students should hand in a photo copy of the aforementioned application form to the TIGP Bio office.

2.      Any rules or regulations that are not mentioned in these guidelines will be handled in accordance with the rules and regulations of the university with which the student is registered.

VIII.          These guidelines and other future amendments are effective immediately after approval by the TIGP Bio program committee.

 
 
 


修業章程[2013(含)入學者適用]
 

中央研究院國際研究生生物資訊學學程與

國立清華大學生物資訊與結構生物所、

國立交通大學生物資訊及系統生物所、

國立陽明大學生物醫學資訊所

合辦國際研究生學程修業辦                95417日國際研究生學程生物資訊學學程之教師

                                                    議通過並溯至第一屆入學新102611日國際研究

                                                    生學程生物資訊學學程之教務員會會議通過

 

一、課程、學分及修業年限規定

(一)必修科目及學分:

1.      Tutorial Reading: 二學期,每學期1學分。

2.      Seminar: 2012年(含)以後入學者需修六學期,2012年以前入學者需修二學期;每學期1學分。

3.      Lab Rotation: 二學期,每學期1學分。

4.      Basic Molecular Biology I, II(B1,B2): 二學期,每學期3學分。

5.      Biological Computing I, II(C1,C2): 二學期,每學期3學分。

6.      Advanced Algorithms(C3): 一學期,3學分。

7.      Programming Python (P1)2013年(含)以後入學者需修一學期,2學分。

(二)選修課程:

1.      Computational Genomics and Systems Biology (B3):一學期,3學分。

2.      Advanced Statistics(C4):一學期,3學分。

3.      Dynamics in Systems Biology: 一學期,3學分。

(三)以碩士學位攻讀博士者,需修滿24學分。

(四)以學士學位逕修讀博士學位者,需修滿30學分,其中含博士班課程至少24學分。

(五)本學程博士班修業年限以三至七年為限。

 

二、指導教授之選定

(一)學生需於第一學年結束前選定指導教授,簽署「指導教授同意書」,送交教務委員會。學生更換指導教授時,需由新指導教授另簽署「更換指導教授同意書」,送交教務委員會。

(二)學生限選擇本學程中核心教師為指導教授。核心教師係指中央研究院負責本學程之各所參與學程之研究人員及本學程合作大學之研究所參與學程之教師,並經本學程教務委員會通過之師資。

 

三、博士候選人資格考筆試

學生需在第三學年結束前通過資格考筆試;未於期限內通過者,應予退學。每年二月初開放資格考筆試申請。

 

四、博士候選人資格考核

學生完成下列規定者,取得博士候選人資格:

(一)完成必修科目,且修滿規定之學分數。

(二)通過博士候選人資格考筆試。

(三)學籍在國立交通大學者,需於入學後三年內完成資格考口試,並繳交博士論文研究計畫及初步成果之書面報告,或加上其他成為候選人值得參考之書面資料。

 

五、博士論文提案考核

學籍在國立清華大學者,入學四年內需通過論文研究指導委員會博士論文提案審核

 

六、博士學位考試

(一)應考資格

1.      通過博士候選人資格考核。

2.      原則上需發表兩篇生物資訊相關之論文於國際學術期刊、國際學術會議論文集;發表之期刊、學術會議之水準及論文內容之認定,或特殊情況,須經教務委員會通過。上述論文發表,該生需為第一作者,並將國際研究生生物資訊學學程及隸屬學校等相關資訊列於作者之單位機構。

3.      學籍在國立清華大學及國立交通大學者,需通過英文能力認定。下列辦法得任選一種:

*托福成績達PBT550分、CBT213分、IBT79分。

*通過「全民英檢中高級」複試。(限清大)

IELTS(雅思)成績達6.0以上。(限清大)

TOEIC(多益)成績達750分以上。

4.      學位論文初稿需經指導教授初審通過,同意提付審查。

(二)申請程序

博士學位候選人,應於學校行事曆規定期限內,填妥申請表格,附歷年成績單、論文初稿,於口試日期至少兩週前,向本學程及各相關研究所提出學位考試申請。由指導教授、本學程召集人及各相關研究所所長審查後,另檢附審查通過之該生考試委員名冊,一併交各大學教務處辦理。

(三)博士學位考試置委員五至九人,需經教務委員會同意;其中一位擔任主席,指導教授不得擔任主席。學位考試委員資格,依各大學博士班研究生學位考試實施辦法規定辦理。

(四) 博士論文考試成績,以論文內容及口試成績綜合評定,以全體出席委員評定分數平均決定之,評定以一次為限,以一百分為滿分,七十分為及格。如有三分之ㄧ以上委員評定不及格者,即以不及格論。

(五)論文考試不及格者,如修業期限尚未屆滿,得申請重考一次。申請重考學生仍須於修業期限內,且學校行事曆規定期間,填寫申請書,經指導教授、本學程召集人及各校之相關研究所所長核可後,始得重考。重考以一次為限;仍不及格者,應令退學。

 

七、其他修習學程有關規定

(一)學生註冊、休學、復學、退學、畢業及離校手續依各大學規定辦理,並繳交相關資料影印本給學程助理存查。

(二)本辦法如有未盡事宜,依各大學其他有關規定辦理。

 

本辦法經本學程教務委員會通過後實施,修正時亦同。 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 















   
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