OPEN for Admission! M. Sc. Program in Tropical Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University

Kaohsiung Medical University (KMU) has long been striving to cultivate the medical professionals to promote global health.

Master of Science Program in Tropical Medicine ( is a graduate program that aims to promote the knowledge and ability regarding research on Tropical Medicine, with the emphasis on the following spectrums:

  1. Tropical medicine & Medical parasitology
  2. Vector-borne infections & Medical entomology
  3. Clinical microbial infections & Travel medicine
  4. Tropical disease associated cancer & virology

Promotional Video of M.Sc. Program in Tropical Medicine:

Applicants may apply for scholarship funded by KMU or Taiwan government. Please refer to the attached PDF file for more details for scholarship application.

Being a scholarship recipient, students can be free of the financial burden and thus can concentrate on studies.

To be eligible for the admission and scholarship, applicants need to complete KMU application:

KMU Application: (for both KMU scholarship & admission)

KMU online application system:

  • Application period: December 20, 2021 ~ March 31, 2022
  • Screenshot for the program requirement (full text of application guidelines is attached):