National Pingtung University of Science and Technology Student Exchange/Internship Program Application Guidelines 2017-2018 Admission

1. Application Qualifications
Applicants must meet the following requirements;
  • Is enrolled full-time at one of the NPUST’s partner universities and fulfill the requirement specified in the Agreement/Memorandum OR UNTA Member's student.
  • Has been recommended from by their university.
  • Has been admitted by the faculty (NPUST) council.
  • TOEFL

      Internet based: 79 

      Computer based: 213 

      Paper based: 550

or

  • IELTS

      Overall band: 6.0

or any equivalent

      Remarks: Listen and Speak English fluently for international programs taught in English. Please submit the proficient test, if any.

2. Application Documents

a. Application Form (with one passport sized color photo attached)

b. Study Plan

Write an essay in English about your study/research plan at NPUST (at least 200 words.)

c. Statement of Financial Resources

d. Academic transcript

Submit the most recent version of your transcript, including grades from the most recent academic year (or semester) prior to application.

e. Letter of recommendation/Nomination Letter from your Home Institute Signed by your supervisor or educational support teacher.

f. Passport Copy

Submit a copy of the page(s) showing your name, photo, and passport number.

g. Certified of Study

Submit an Official Proof of Study issue by your Home University Office of Academic Affairs.

h. Copy of a Certificate of English Language proficiency

Notes;

  • All the application documents should be prepared in English.
  • Each form should be filled in by typed, hand written form is not acceptable.
  • Your name should be written as it appears in your passport.
  • Applications will not be accepted from applicants who do not meet the qualifications or whose application materials are incomplete.
  • Application materials will not be returned to the applicant.
  • Applicant’s flight are encouraged arrive in the day time.
3. Application Period
Fall Semester
Nomination w/Housing Requestby 31st, May, 2018
Application documentsby 31st, May, 2018
Application Deadline : End of February
Spring Semester
Nomination w/Housing Requestby 30th, November, 2018
Application documentsby 30th, November, 2018
Application Deadline : End of May
4. Acceptance Decisions

Once an applicant has been accepted, a notification will be sent by e-mail from Office of International Affairs.   

5. Academic Calendar
EventSpring SemesterFall Semester
Semester beginsFebruary 20, 2017September 12, 2018
Examinations

1st : April 17 – April 23, 2017

2nd : June 19 – June 25, 2017

1st : November 7 – November 13, 2018

2nd : January 9 – January 15, 2018

VacationJune 26 – September 11, 2017January 16 – February 19, 2018
6. Fees
ParticularsRemarks
AccommodationFirst 3 months waived; NTD$125/Day, since then
TransportationAirport taxi pick-up provided, NTD1000 paid by students
InternetNTD$5/Day
Bicycle NTD$500, Optional
Bedding CleaningNTD$300
Dormitory DepositNTD$500, Refundable
Montly ExpensesNTD$8000-NTD$1000/Month
7. Way to Get Here
8. Contacts

Mr. Angus Wong,

Office of International Affairs

Email: kokann@mail.npust.edu.tw

TEL: +886-8-7703020 #6219

FAX: +886-8-7740208

Postal Mailing Address

ADD :  1 Shuefu Rd. , Neipu, Pingtung 912 ,TAIWAN

ATTEN : Office of International Affairs

National Pingtung University of Science and Technology