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National Taiwan Normal University

Taipei City Taiwan (R.O.C)

National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU) is a vibrant learning community that has long been recognized as one of Taiwan’s elite institutions of higher education. Founded in 1946, NTNU was formerly an institute dedicated to teacher education, as suggested in the name “Normal”, that later evolved into a comprehensive university. Established on the credo that education is the root of our nation, NTNU has been committed to the pursuit of academic excellence, characterized by the many influential educators and researchers it has nurtured over the years.
•There are 9 academic programs at National Taiwan Normal University:
College of Education
College of Liberal Arts
College of Science
College of Arts
College of Technology and Engineering
College of Sports & Recreation
College of International Studies and Social Science
College of Music
College of Management
No. 162, Sec. 1, He-Ping E. Rd., Taipei 10610, Taiwan (R.O.C)
+886-2-7734-1282 (Office of International Affairs)
+886-2-2362-5621 (Office of International Affairs)

◆UMAP Contact Person

Mr. Daniel Lin
Office of International Affairs

◆Regular Academic Calendar

·First Semester
From: 10 September 2018
To: 11 January 2019 (Last day of final exam)
·Second Semester
From: 18 February 2019
To: 21 June 2019

◆Semester Load in Credits/Units

·Minimum One course from host department/institute, and one course from International Cultural Program
·Maximum Up to 20 credits

◆General Timetable and Requirements for Graduation

·Total Number of Credits Needed for Graduation

Basically 128 credits. The actual number depends on each department/institute.

·Number of Years Typically Needed to Complete Undergraduate Program

4 years

◆List of Study Programs that are open for International Exchanges

Basically, all NTNU programs are avaliable for exchange students, but students ahould notice course restrictions if there are any.

◆Exchange- Related Information

·Exchange Duration
Fall Semester: 10 Sept. 2018~ 11 Jan. 2019
Spring Semester: 18 Feb. 2019~21 June 2019
·Language Proficiency Requirements
English Proficiency Requirement: TOEFL iBT 80+ or IELTS 6.5 Chinese Proficiency Requirement: (for certain departments) Level 4 of TOCFL or New HSK 4 for courses conducted by Department of Chinese, Department of East Asian Studies and Department of Taiwan Culture, Languages, and Literature. Certificate of taken 180-hours of Chinese courses for Department of Chinese as a Second Language.
·Instruction Facilities and Other Supports

Yes, but with limited quota

Home stay:


Off Campus Assistance:

We can provide some off-campus housing information for exchange students.

·Medical Insurance
Students must have overseas insurance during their exchange period, either buy it in home country, or buy it when they arrive NTNU.
·Visa Process
Will provide instructions for students when they are officially admitted.

Application Submission Deadline: October 31, 2018