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National Chengchi University (NCCU)

Taipei Taiwan

National Chengchi University (NCCU) was founded in 1927. Over the past 8 decades through re-formation and development, we have been upholding our motto, “Harmony, Independence, Balance and Preeminence”, and have continued to refine our teaching methods and research in order to nurture talent for our country and society.

We currently have 9 colleges excelling in the Liberal Arts, Law, Commerce, Science, Foreign Languages, Social Sciences, Communication, International Affairsand, Education, 34 departments, and 48 postgraduate institutes, of which 34 offer doctoral programs. We have founded 16 on-the-job MA programs, and also 8 distinguished International Master’s Programs and 3 International Doctoral Programs.
No.64, Sec. 2, Zhinan Rd., Wenshan Dist., Taipei City 116, Taiwan (R.O.C.)

◆UMAP Contact Person

Ms. Kelly Wang (agreement)
Ms. Deborah Lee (inbound student)
Mr. Johnney Huang (outbound student)
Office of International Cooperation

◆Regular Academic Calendar

·First Semester
From: September, 2018
To: January, 2019
·Second Semester
From: February, 2019
To: June, 2019

◆Semester Load in Credits/Units

·Minimum 12 per semester (recommended for exchange students)
·Maximum 25 per semester

◆General Timetable and Requirements for Graduation

·Total Number of Credits Needed for Graduation


·Number of Years Typically Needed to Complete Undergraduate Program


◆List of Study Programs that are open for International Exchanges

1. Course Search Engine
2. List of English-taught Courses
3. Departments at NCCU
1. IMBA courses (code 933) and On-Job Training Programs are not available to exchange students.
2. Extended Minor Course with credit fee will not be available to exchange students
3. For doctoral students, the choice for English-taught courses are quite limited. Please see the course list before considering the exchange program.


◆Exchange- Related Information

·Exchange Duration
One semester or one academic year

**For students of Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau nationality, we only accept 1-semester exchange due to visa issue.
·Language Proficiency Requirements
Good knowledge of English or Chinese:
**Chinese Language Proficiency:
Students who want to take academic classes taught in Chinese are advised to have Chinese proficiency at least equivalent to TOCFL Superior / HSK Level 4.
**English Language Proficiency:
Students who wish to take academic classes taught in English are advised to have English proficiency at least equivalent to TOEFL iBT 79-80 / IELTS 6.0 / TOEIC 700/ CEFR B2.
·Instruction Facilities and Other Supports

4-person room for undergraduate: around NT$11,000/semester
2-person room for graduate: NT$23,000/semester
(Price may vary annually)

Besides the dorm fee, student will also need to pay NT$1,000 dorm deposit separately, which will be returned after checking out if the room is clean and undamaged.

Home stay:


Off Campus Assistance:

I-House at a glance:
Numbers: 65 Single Suites/ 30 Double Suites
Rent: (Price may vary annually)
NT$58,500 per person per semester (Single Suite)
NT$38,250 per person per semester (Double Suite, room shared by 2 person)
*Additional Fees: refundable deposit of one-month rent, phone call and electricity fees (if exceeds the free basic quota)

·Medical Insurance
* Apply to all exchange students: Students’ Safety Insurance fee of NT$121 per semester (Required)(The fee varies annually, but is usually within NT$150)
* Apply to 1-semester exchange students: Buy overseas medical insurance in home country to cover the entire stay in Taiwan. The fee varies in different countries.
* Apply to 1-year exchange students with ARC (Alien Resident Certificate):
1. Buy Overseas Medical Insurance in home country before departure for at least the first 6 months in Taiwan (Sept.-Jan. or Feb.-July). The fee varies in different countries.
2. Required to join the National Health Insurance after 6 months of continuous residence in Taiwan; insurance fee: NT$749/month
·Visa Process
- Exchange for 1 semester or less: Visitor Visa (Extend twice and 180 days max)
- Exchange for 1 year: Resident Visa (Apply Alien Resident Certificate (ARC) within 15 days of arrival. Join National Health Insurance after a continuous residence in Taiwan for 6 months.

Application Submission Deadline: 
2018 Apr 20th for 2018 Fall Semester
2018 Oct 20th for 2019 Spring Semester