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Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology

Tainan Taiwan

Established in 1969, Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology (STUST) is committed to nurturing her students to become global citizens and to provide them with as many international education opportunities throughout their studies at STUST.

No.1 Nan-Tai Street, Yung Kang Dist., Tainan City 71005, Taiwan

◆UMAP Contact Person

Ms. Chiao-Hua Lin
Office of International Affairs

◆Regular Academic Calendar

·First Semester
From: 10 September 2018
To: 11 January 2019
·Second Semester
From: 18 February 2019
To: 25 June 2019

◆Semester Load in Credits/Units

·Minimum 6 credits
·Maximum 25 credits

◆General Timetable and Requirements for Graduation

·Total Number of Credits Needed for Graduation

128 (Undergraduate), 56 (Graduate)

·Number of Years Typically Needed to Complete Undergraduate Program


◆List of Study Programs that are open for International Exchanges

1. Name of Program: International Exchange Prlgram

(1) Undergraduate Programs
A. International Business
B. Finance
※ Teaching Language: English
※ Language Proficiency: English

(2) Graduate Programs
A. Mechatronics
B. Electrical Engineering
C. Mechanical Engineering
D. Global MBA
E. Business and Management (Ph. D)
※ Teaching Language: English
※ Language Proficiency: English

2. Name of Program: Chinese Language Program
※ Teaching Language: Chinese
※ Language Proficiency: English or Chinese

◆Exchange- Related Information

·Exchange Duration
1 semester or 1 academic year
·Language Proficiency Requirements
English or Chinese
·Instruction Facilities and Other Supports
1. Airport pick-up services
2. Chinese language coures for international students
3. STUST Buddy Program


Home stay:


Off Campus Assistance:




·Medical Insurance
Students must purchase their own medical and accident insurance in their home country.

For students who obtain ARCs, they are eligible to apply for National Health insurance six months after receiving their ARCs and stay consecutively in Taiwan for six months.
·Visa Process

Application Submission Deadline: 
Application for 2018 fall semester: 31 May 2018
Application for 2019 Spring semester: 31 December 2018