International Visiting Scholar Benefits & Privileges

International visiting scholar may, without the payment of tuition, confer with faculty members, audit classes and participate in seminars with the consent of the instructor. Visitors should be aware that they cannot expect other units, especially libraries, to provide them with work space.

The following privileges are available to international visiting scholars:


You may apply for an NTU ID upon submitting your online application.The ID will give you access to your department building, NTU libraries and gym. It will also serve as an EasyCard , making you save on MRT and Bus trips.


Activate your NTU ID at the General Library ( GL總圖 ). Upon activation you should be able to enter and borrow books as you please.

Parking and Transportation:

You are entitled to on-campus parking lots at the faculty/staff rate upon presentation of your NTU ID. All international visiting scholars are eligible to use our campus shuttle services for free.

Sports Center:

You can receive a discounted entrance fee/membership at NTU’s sports center, which consists of a swimming pool, a gymnasium, badminton courts, squash courts, table-tennis courts, etc. You may find more details on the facilities, schedules, and membership fees on the Sports Center website .

To learn more about campus resources, facilities, and events, please visit our Campus Resources .


You are eligible to apply for on-campus housing. Please contact the following divisions directly. For more information please go to Before you arrive .

Visiting Scholars Dormitory – Please contact the Office of General Affair's General Service Division directly. ( Tel: +886(0)2 3366 4664 )

Hsiu Chi House – Please contact Prince Housing directly. ( Tel: +886(0)2 2363 1066 ext. 40199 ) 

Last update : 2021 / 01 / 21