Students are required to select 2 thesis advisors, one from enrolled university (NYMU/NCKU/NTU/NCU) and the other from Academia Sinica. Thesis advisors can be selected from the faculty list from this program and meet the qualifications under “Guidelines for qualifications thesis advisors for doctoral and master's students at enrolled university”. Students are required to have completed at least 2 laboratory rotations for 2 months each (8 weeks in summer vacation or during semesters). Students should choose their thesis advisors before the beginning of the fall semester in their second year. Students can seek for Student Affairs Committee's advice before choosing thesis advisors.