National Tsing Hua University - NTHU

Contact

Name

Bettina Dinter

Head of Team Asia & Africa

Phone

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+49 241 80 90812

Email

E-Mail
 

Profile

National Tsing Hua University in Hsinchu is one of the most reputable universities in Taiwan. Its focus is on technology and natural science courses of study. The university has seven colleges, 17 departments, and 18 independent institutes, that are located on a large campus. The university, which has a strong postgraduate program, employes over 500 full time professors.

The Hsinchu Science Park, which is closely connected to the university, is located near the university campus. The Science Park is considered the Taiwanese Silicon Valley with a high concentration of important companies from the high-tech industry.

Students who return from Tsing Hua University are generally very pleased with their study abroad experience. Both the university and the city of Hsinchu offer a borad range of leisure activities. Moreover, Taipeh can be easily reached from the campus: buses between Hsinchu and Taipeh run every five minutes, starting from the main gate of the campus. The ride takes about 60 to 90 minutes and costs about 100 NTD, which is approximately 2.96 Euros (single ride).

 
General Information

Country

Taiwan

City

Hsinchu

Founded

1955

Number of Students

5,071

Websites

National Tsing Hua University

International Internship Programm of the National Tsing Hua University

Office of Global Affairs at National Tsing Hua University

 
Exchange

Type of Agreement

University cooperation

Who can apply?

Bachelor students in the 3rd semester or higher (study abroad from the 5th semester)
Master students
Doctoral candidates

Type of Stay

Studies or research

Length of Stay

1 to 2 semesters

Time of Stay

Winter or summer semester

Number of Exchange Placements

5

 
Study Details

Semester Dates

1st semester:September to January
2nd semester: February to June

Study Possibilities

Faculties and Institutes:

Science, Engineering, Nuclear Science, Humanities and Social Sciences, Life Sciences, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Technology Management

Course Offerings

Courses offered in English

Courses offered in the national language

Language Courses

Summer School

Winter School - Note: The first RWTH applicant pays 100 US dollars less than any other applicants.

Language Courses

The university offers language courses during the academic semester.

 
Application
Prerequisites for the Application At least good academic performance
Language Requirements

Very good English skills or knowledge of the national language

Submit application to International Office application portal
Application Deadline in the International Office

December 15: 1-2 semesters starting the winter semester of the upcoming academic year

August 15: 1 semester starting the summer semester of the upcoming academic year – only for allocation of remaining spots

 
Financing
Tuition Fees Tuition fees waived
Average Cost of Living 600 to 800 euros
Funding Possibilities

BAföG for abroad
RWTH scholarship database
DAAD scholarship database
PROMOS scholarships abroad
Financing Study Abroad

 
Practical Information
Accommodations

Support from the partner university: Yes

Information from the partner university

Health Insurance Students are responsible for having sufficient insurance coverage. We highly recommend health insurance and private liability insurance for abroad. Some partner universities have particular requirements for insurance protection.
Experience Reports

See the experience reports at Moveonline Exchange

Impressions from the National Tsing Hua University

Additional Information

Foreign Office
DAAD
Study in Taiwan

Taiwan