+L1 Laboratory Research & Culture


Here at NTU we proudly provide a unique and truly international summer experience. Our educational programs encourage intellectual exploration of the highest academic quality -- all while obtaining school credits. These programs provide you with the fantastic opportunity to increase your intercultural competence and expand your network of international friends and connections.

National Taiwan University is Taiwan’s flagship university. It has been recognized as a global leader in research and education since 1928.  Ranked 1st among China, Hong Kong and Taiwan’s top universities (SJTU 2013 Ranking); in the top 61-70 worldwide (Times World Reputation 2015 Ranking); and ranked 70th (QS World University Ranking 2015).  Every summer, students from across the world participate in our Summer+ Programs in the heart of Taipei – one of the safest and friendliest cities on earth.

Laboratory Research

As a student in our +L1 program, you take on a 6-week program where you participate in laboratory research at NTU's state-of-the-art laboratories and benefit from our “Exploring Taiwan” course


Available departmental labs include :

  • College of Science
  • College of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
  • College of Engineering
  • College of Bioresources and Agriculture
  • College of Life Science
  • College of Public Health
  • School of Veterinary Medicine

Exploring Taiwan

Our program offers a series of English-based lectures and field trips that allow you to explore specific environmental and sociocultural aspects of Taiwan.

Outdoor learning

Excursions give you a direct understanding of Taiwanese culture while One-day trips are organized outside of Taipei for an in-depth exploration of our diverse nation.

Student advisors

Each program offers a number of well-trained NTU students who can provide support for any problem you may encounter during your summer program.

All-inclusive program fee

The program fee includes the entirety of program expenses. The only extra money needed throughout your stay in Taiwan would be for meals and personal spending.


Update: 2016 / 03 / 15