Summary of NYMU University Rules

Period of Study, Credit Numbers, and Graduating Requirements

A. Bachelor Degree
ˇ@ 1. Period of Study
MedicineˇG 6 years (including clinical clerkship) and 1-year internship
DentistryˇG 5 years and 1-year internship
Other majorsˇG 4 years
ˇ@ 2. Credit Numbers
MedicineˇG a total not less than 294 credit numbers
DentistryˇG a total not less than 230 credit numbers
Other majorsˇG a total not less than 128 - 136 credit numbers
ˇ@ 3. General Education Center has a minimum of credit numbers for the required subjects.
ˇ@ 4. Graduation Requirements
(1) Complete all required subjects, pass exams and take the required credit numbers within the period of study.
(2) Behaviors and conducts are satisfied.
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B. Master and Doctoral Degree
ˇ@ 1. Period of Study
Master DegreeˇG 1 to 4 years
Doctoral DegreeˇG 2 to 7 years
ˇ@ 2. Each institute has its own required subjects and credit numbers.
ˇ@ 3. Credit Numbers
Master DegreeˇG not less than 24 credit numbers
Doctoral DegreeˇG not less than 18 credit numbers
Both Master Program and Ph. D. Program have to submit a research thesis.
ˇ@ 4. Graduation Requirements
(1) Complete all required subjects, pass exams and take the required credit numbers within the period of study.
(2) Pass the Qualification Exam and Defence Exam within the period of study.
(3) Behaviors and conducts are satisfied.
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