International Student

Who is an International Degree Student?

International Degree Students are students who possess a non-ROC nationality and are pursuing a Bachelor’s, Master’s, or Doctoral degree at NTU in accordance with the "MOE Regulations Regarding International Students Undertaking Studies in Taiwan".

Applicants who wish to apply to NTU should do so in accordance with the aforementioned MOE regulations. Violation of these regulations will result in the immediate cancellation of the applicant's admission, the deprivation of the applicant's recognized status as an NTU registered student, or the revocation of the applicant's NTU diploma. In addition, no academic certificate will be conferred.

Nationality Requirements

International applicants who meet the following requirements are eligible to apply:

Applicants must have never studied in Taiwan before as an Overseas Chinese Student at the point of the application nor have accepted the assignation of the University Entrance Committee for Overseas Chinese Students in the year of application. Applicants must apply in accordance with the Ministry of Education (MOE) "Regulations Regarding International Students Undertaking Studies in Taiwan."

According to Article 2, "Nationality Act of the Republic of China", a person shall have the nationality of the ROC under any of the conditions provided by the following Subparagraphs:

1. His/her father or mother was a national of the ROC when he/she was born.

2. He/she was born after the death of his/her father or mother, and his/her father or mother was a national of the ROC at the time of death.

3. He/she was born in the territory of the ROC, and his/her parents can't be ascertained or both were stateless persons.

4. He/she has undergone the naturalization process.

Preceding Subparagraph 1 and Subparagraph 2 shall also apply to the persons who were minors at the time of the amendment and promulgation of this Act.

Violation of any of the above-mentioned regulations will result in immediate cancellation of the applicant's admission, the deprivation of the applicant's recognized status as an NTU registered student, or revocation of the applicant's NTU diploma. No academic certificate will be given.

Update: 2020 / 06 / 16