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I-Shou University (ISU)

Kaohsiung Taiwan

I-Shou University (ISU) is situated in the Guanyin Mountain area of northeastern Kaohsiung. The University firstly opened its gates in 1990. Today, with its continuous development, ISU has 9 colleges, 42 departments, 19 masters programs, and 7 doctoral programs. Moreover, the Division of Continuing Education also has 17 undergraduate programs, 10 in-service master’s programs and 2 two-year in-service programs. The University has approximately 17,000 students and 563 full-time faculty members, 90% of whom possess a doctoral degree, making it a young and promising institution of higher education with a great potential.

No.1, Syuecheng Rd., Sec.1, Dashu District, Kaohsiung City 84001, Taiwan, R.O.C.

◆UMAP Contact Person

Vicky Wu
Office of International and Cross-Strait Affairs

◆Regular Academic Calendar

·First Semester
From: 11 September 2017
To: 12 January 2018
·Second Semester
From: 26 February 2018
To: 29 June 2018

◆Semester Load in Credits/Units

·Minimum 9 credits
·Maximum 25 credits

◆General Timetable and Requirements for Graduation

·Total Number of Credits Needed for Graduation

1. Department of International Business Administration 131 credits
2. Department of International Finanace 129 credits
3. Department of International Tourism and Hospitality 129 credits
4. Department of Entertainment Management 128 credits

·Number of Years Typically Needed to Complete Undergraduate Program

4 years

◆List of Study Programs that are open for International Exchanges

International College (All English Taught)
1. Department of International Business Administration
2. Department of International Finance
3.Department of International Tourism and Hospitality
4.Department of Entertainment Management

◆Exchange- Related Information

·Exchange Duration
1 semester or 1 year
·Language Proficiency Requirements
TOEFL ibt26, TOEIC 375, IELTS 3.0
·Instruction Facilities and Other Supports
Free class for Chinese language center

3 bed-room

Home stay:


Off Campus Assistance:


·Medical Insurance
·Visa Process
For 1 semester student, visitor visa is granted.
For whom exchange for 1 year needs to apply student visa.

Application Submission Deadline: 5 January 2018 (for 2018 spring semester)