UST-International Ph.D Program in Environmental Science and Technology

International Ph.D Program in Environmental Science and Technology

University System of Taiwan

Features and Goals


  • Interdisciplinary
  • From global scale to molecular level
  • Unique opportunity of joining collaborative projects in UST campuses
  • English courses given by outstanding scholars with the distinction of learning facilities


The goal of this program is to integrate state-of-the-art sciences and technology breakthroughs of diverse disciplines for advanced environmental monitoring as well as the forecast, mitigation and assessment of natural and man-made hazards and pollutions for the sustainable development of the Earth.

  • To train the next-generation leaders in handling environmental issues and climate change
  • To equip students with
    1) superb abilities in problem analysis and solving of regional and global issues;
    2) independent innovative thinking, planning and project execution;
    3) decision-making, interdisciplinary coordination, and international communication.