You can apply for a research degree programme with a good Masters degree from a recognised Taiwanese institution. In general we ask for a minimum of 75% from a National University, and a minimum of 80% from other types of institutions.
You can also apply for a research degree programme with a a good Junior College Diploma plus a Top Up Bachelors Degree from a recognised Taiwanese University. You should have Junior College Diploma with at least an average of 80% or above and a Top Up Bachelors Degree from a Taiwanese university with a minimum average of 80%.
Each of Aston's Schools of Study has a number of research groups with the potential to host PhD students. Research specialisms include finance, economics, marketing, organisational psychology, bioenergy, knowledge engineering, photonics, languages, biomedical sciences, neurosciences, health sciences and more.
You have to submit a detailed research proposal outlining your intended research topic, its objectives, proposed method of research and an indication of how the proposed research topic relates to previous work by other researchers. Find out more on Aston's Postgraduate research pages.