National Chiao Tung University - NCTU

Contact

Name

Bettina Dinter

Head of Team Asia & Africa

Phone

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+49 241 80 90812

Email

E-Mail
 

Profile

National Chiao Tung University is a research university in Hsinchu, Taiwan. It is particularly well known for its research and teaching in electrical engineering, computer science, and business administration. There ten faculties with 4,786 students currently and 7,505 post graduates. In the QS University Rankings it's in 30th place in Asia and the second best university in Taiwan. It is also a strong supporter for collaboration between university and industry.

NCTU offers the NCTU Taiwan Elite Internship Program, a two-month partially funded research stay offered three times a year.

 
General Information

Country

Taiwan

City

Hsinchu

Founded

1958

Number of Students

4,786

Websites

National Chiao Tung University - NCTU

International Office

Fact Sheet

 
Exchange

Type of Agreement

University partnership

Who can apply?

Bachelor's students in the 3rd semester
Master's students
Doctoral candidates

Type of Stay

studies

Length of Stay

1 to 2 semesters

Time of Stay

winter and/or summer semester

Number of Exchange Placements

10

 
Study Details

Semester Dates

August 1 to January 31
February 1 to July 31

Study Possibilities

Faculties and Institutes

Offers for exchange students

Course Offerings

Lecture directory in English

Lecture directory in the native language

Language Courses

The university offers language courses during the semester.

 
Application
Prerequisites for the Application At least good academic performance
Language Requirements
  • Very good English skills
  • TOEFL is not required
  • Abitur certificate or documentation from the Language Center
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 an allocation of remaining placements

 
Financing
Tuition Fees Tuition fees waived
Costs Travel costs, livelihood, and housing
Average Cost of Living Info
Funding Possibilities

BAföG for abroad

PROMOS Abroad Scholarships

RWTH Scholarship Database

DAAD Scholarship Database

Financing Study Abroad

 
Practical Information
Accommodations Information from the partner university
Health Insurance Health insurance for abroad and private liability insurance are required for the entire duration of the stay.
Additional Information

Federal Foreign Office

DAAD

Study in Taiwan

Country Page: Taiwan