After Arrival

Post-Arrival Guidebook

GO TO NTU - Post-Arrival Guidebook is a very useful guidebook during your stay at NTU. It includes usefule tips and information on such topics as course selection, campus life, etc. 

Click on the picture below to view or download the Post-Arrival Guidebook. This guidebook is periodically updated and may not always contain current or complete information.


Welcome Activities

OIA prepared a series of welcome activities for all the international students at National Taiwan University. The welcome activities include a Campus Tour, Orientation Session, Registration, Welcome Mixer, and Chinese Placement Test. All international students, including degree students, exchange students, and visiting students, are welcome to join!

By fully participating in the activities, you will get to know more about the university facilities, services, tips to survive, etc. Also, by completing the registration procedure, you will receive your student ID card.

Please access the Welcome Week page to get the most updated information.  

Registration Procedure

1.  Fill in your emergency contact in Taiwan

Log in to >> Students >> Personal Information >> Personal Information with your NTU student account, and complete the form.

    • All the blanks on the page are mandatory items.
    • You are requested to have a contact number in Taiwan and at least one emergency contact who is reachable in Taiwan. Your emergency contact can be one of your friends or your student volunteer. Please get their permission first before you fill in their names and phone numbers.

2.  Finish payment and get a receipt

As an exchange student, your tuition fee at NTU is waived, but the Service fee for Information Networking Infrastructure (TWD 400~600) is required.  Log in to Tuition & Fees Payment Invoice with your NTU student account, and download your payment sheet. Complete the payment at the post office or convenience stores in Taiwan*, and keep the receipt.
* Note: Overseas remittance or credit card payment is not available.


3.  Bring the following required items to the registration venue:

A Registration Notice Mobile screen
B Payment sheet and receipt (Service fee for Information Networking Infrastructure) Hard copy
C NTU Health Examination Form & Form C Original hard copy
D Insurance Proof or a Valid National Health Insurance (NHI) card Original or photocopy
E International Student Declaration Form Original hard copy with signature


If you have difficulty attending or submitting all the above documents on the day of registration, please contact your NTU exchange coordinator to schedule a make-up registration.

Extend or Shorten Your Exchange Period

Who can apply?

The maximum exchange period at NTU is one academic year. If you are originally admitted for one semester of exchange, you may apply for an extension upon gaining approval from both your home university and NTU. If you are originally admitted for one academic year, but wish to shorten due to personal reasons, you may apply to shorten your exchange period.

When is the deadline?

         Mid-October (for the first semester) or late March (for the second semester)

How to apply?

Approvals from both your home university and NTU are required. If the exchange program has reached the maximum number of students, your application for an extension might not be approved. Therefore, please consult with both sides, the coordinator from your home university and your NTU exchange coordinator, for further information. 



Last update : 2024 / 04 / 16