TAIWAN: Education Ministry to subsidise top researchTaiwan News.
Speaking at a Legislative Yuan committee, Wu said details of the programme were being discussed by a group of professors and experts led by Wong Chi-Huey, President of Academia Sinica, the most prestigious academic institution in Taiwan.
Wu said the programme will mostly focus on subsidising single-field research, such as the cognitive neuroscience research at National Yang-ming University and the photonics research at National Chiao Tung University. Each year, the programme will provide NT$10 billion in subsidies, Wu added. National Taiwan University (NTU) ranked among the world's top 100 universities for the first time this year.
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