Admissions characteristics


Program IntroductionAdmissions characteristics




Introduction to Department

  • The Department of Civil Engineering at National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) founded in 1943, the Department now has more than 8,000 graduates serving in domestic and foreign companies, research institutes and academic organizations. Master's and Doctoral degrees were established in 1959 and 1971 respectively. 
  • International Cooperation and Development Fund (TaiwanICDF) has cooperated with the Department of Civil Engineering of NCKU to establish 'International Master Program of Civil Engineering and Management' since 2007. 
  • This semester (Fall 2022) there are 76 international degree students in our department who are from 17 countries, and most students are from Asia Pacific, Central America and Caribbean. We now have more than 60 international students pursuing graduate program. 
  • There were 48 students were TaiwanICDF scholarship recipients from 2007.
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Current Students




Program Overview

   As one of the key educational institutes in cultivating finest civil engineers in Taiwan, the Department of Civil Engineering at National Cheng Kung University now provides a unique International Master Program of Civil Engineering and Management (ICEM) for graduate students pursuing a degree of Master of Science. With a full spectrum of courses on theoretical backgrounds and technological applications, ICEM provides a complete overview in a broad area of civil  engineering, including structural engineering, geotechnical  engineering, transportation engineering, engineering materials, geomatics, and engineering management.

Program Objectives
  • Assisting friendly nations in cultivating professionals in the  fields of Civil Engineering and Management and expanding cooperation to strengthen relationships between Taiwan and its allies.
  • Strengthening students' theoretical foundation and practical training in Civil Engineering. The main areas in the Graduate School of Civil Engineering are structural engineering, geotechnical engineering, transportation engineering, structures and materials, and engineering management.
  • Advancing local students' global vision and English skills by providing interaction with international students, thereby also helping to equip them with the ability to compete internationally.
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