328 RAISE PhD trainees have already been working in the Industry this year. Welcome to apply the 3rd phase of RAISE program in 2020
The 2nd Phase of RAISE program (Rebuild After PhDs' Industrial and Skill Expertise) has been implemented by the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) this year in 2019. 425 PhD graduates have been cultivated and 328 of them have already been recruited in the industry. The RAISE graduation ceremony was conducted this morning (December 27th) at NTUH International Convention Center. The MOST Minister Liang-Gee Chen, presented the certificates of completion to the RAISE trainees of year 2019, and presented the awards of excellence in training to the outstanding training institutes including Industrial Technology Research Institute, Metal Industries Research & Development Centre, National Applied Research Laboratories, National Cheng Kung University, National Tsing Hua University, and National Taiwan University.
Minister Liang-Gee Chen also presented the Industry partner Awards to 10 companies such as Taiwan materials, Pfizer, Logic, LCY Technology, …etc. These companies recruited most of the RAISE trainees and the average annual salary of new hires at these companies is over one million NT dollars. Today, two RAISE trainees of this year, Dr. Tsai (currently working at Pfizer) and Dr. Fu shared their experiences and encouraged more young talents to join RAISE program.