Bulletin Board



2022-03-15 -
Application for Defense - Spring Semester 2022 (PhD Program)

1. Date

  • The deadline for degree examination application is July 20, 2022. The examination results shall be submitted to the Registrar’s Division before January 31, so student must complete degree examination before July 31, 2022.

  • The deadline for leaving campus procedure (to claim the diploma) is August 31, 2022.

  • Directions for Doctoral Degree Examination (Defense)



2. Application

Student must fill in online application and submit forms to department office 1.5 months beforehand (in advance) to be confirmed qualification by Academic Council.


3. Required Documents for Application

(1) Application form for department review (see attachment 1-1)

(2) Defense application form (https://campus4.ncku.edu.tw/wwwmenu/program/mou/,see attachment 2)

(3) Report about the result of plagiarism detection (https://research.lib.ncku.edu.tw/user/login/?next=/er/uid/DB000000672/,see attachment 3-1), and similarity report (see attachment 4-1)

(4) Transcript

(5) Certificate of Passing PhD Qualifying Examination

(6) The list of examination committee members (see attachment 6)

(7) Proof of paper publication in journal(s)

(8) Primary draft thesis/dissertation

♦ NCKU shall require that the title of a thesis or dissertation should be presented in both Chinese and English on the outside front cover and that an English abstract should be provided if the abstract is written in Chinese

 4. Please see attachment 5 or https://www.cc.ncku.edu.tw/rule/content.php?sn=684 for Guidelines for the Format of Theses and Dissertations.

 5. Student who conducts as an on-site oral presentation or via video conferencing, please record video and submit the file (by CD or DVD) to department office.


§ Relevant Links

⇒ National Cheng Kung University Enforcement Rules for Doctoral and Master’s Degree Examinations

⇒ NCKU Guidelines for the Format of Theses and Dissertations

⇒ Graduation Procedure  (Instructions on the Procedures for Receipt of Degree Certificates)