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Shih Chien University

Taipei Taiwan

Shih Chien University has roots that go back to the founding of Shih Chien College of Home Economics in 1958. The University is made up of 2 campuses and 5 colleges, with approximately 16,000 students and 780 faculty and staff.

It is a learning community with friendly atmosphere and artistic environment. Shih Chien University has five colleges in two campuses. We located in the district which near Shilin night market, National Palace Museum and Miramar Entertainment Park, the university is benefited by the convenience of the MRT system and city buses. Being in metropolitan Taipei, students of USC not only have an excellent environment for studying, but also get the advantage of experiencing rich and lively natural and cultural activities.

College of Design -Ranked 2nd Most Awarded University in Asia Pacific Area (by Red Dot) -The 30 Best Design Schools in the World (by -The Top 30 World’s Best Design Programs (by Business Week) .

College of Management/College of Business and Information -Academia- industrial Internship for Senior Students.

College of Human Ecology/College of Culture and Creativity -Ranked 2nd university in Taiwan in Tourism, Catering and Leisure (by Global Views Magazine).

No.70, Dazhi Street, Zhongshan District, Taipei 104, Tawian (R.O.C)

◆UMAP Contact Person

Prof. Johnny Chi-ju Wu
Office of International Affairs

◆Regular Academic Calendar

·First Semester
From: 17 September 2018
To: 18 January 2019
·Second Semester
From: 18 February 2019
To: 21 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

128 credits

·Number of Years Typically Needed to Complete Undergraduate Program

4 years

◆List of Study Programs that are open for International Exchanges

●Department of International Business Administration (Whole English-taught Program)
English Taught Programme (ETP) in International Business serves as an excellent foundation for a wide range of business and management careers. This course will provide you with a broad, thorough and fully integrated education in the theory and practice of business management and sets out to provide an understanding of the way in which organisations might be made to operate more effectively.

●Department of Applied Foreign Languages / Graduate Institutite of Englsih Communication (Partial English-taught Courses)

●Department of Industrial Design (Partial English-taught Courses) 
The Department of Industrial Design is ranked as the top 30 in the world by Business Week in 2014. And also ranked as the top 3 in Asia Pacific area by IF Reddot association. This program not only offer English-taught courses but also International workshops. 

●Department of Media Communication Design (Partial English-taught Courses) 

●Department of Fashion Design (Partial English-taught Courses)

◆Exchange- Related Information

·Exchange Duration
One Semester or One Academic Year
·Language Proficiency Requirements
·Instruction Facilities and Other Supports
1.Short-term Home Stay Program
2.Youth Travel
3.Business Visit
4.Cultural & Filed Trip
5.Study Mate
6.Non-fee Paying Mnadarin Course
7.Gym and library

Yes, On-campus anf Off-campus

Home stay:

Yes, for short-term experiences

Off Campus Assistance:




·Medical Insurance
We Offer Local Medical Insurance Service
·Visa Process
We offer Acceptance Letter for applying the VISA

Application Submission Deadline: 15 November 2018