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.
  • Internet based: 79
  • Computer based: 213
  • Paper based: 550
  • Overall band: 6.0
  • or any equivalent
  • Remarks: Listen and Speak English fluently for international program in English. Please submit the proficient test, if any.

2. Application Documents

  • Application Form (with one passport sized color photo attached)
  • Study Plan
    Write an essay in English about your study/research plan at NPUST (at least 200 words.)
  • Statement of Financial Resources
  • Academic transcript
    Submit the most recent version of your transcript, including grades from the most recent academic year (or semester) prior to application.
  • Letter of recommendation/Nomination Letter from your Home Institute Signed by your supervisor or educational support teacher.
  • Passport Copy
    Submit a copy of the page(s) showing your name, photo, and passport number.
  • Certified of Study
    Submit an Official Proof of Study issue by your Home University Office of Academic Affairs.
  • Copy of a Certificate of English Language proficiency


  • All the application documents should be prepared in English.
  • Each form should be filled in by typed, handwritten 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 Request

by 31st, May, 2018

Application documents

by 31st, May, 2018

Application Deadline : End of February

Spring Semester

Nomination w / Housing Request

by 30st, November, 2018

Application documents

by 30st, 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


Spring Semester

Fall Semester

Semester begins

February 20, 2017

September 12, 2018


1st : April 17 – April 23, 2017

2nd : June 19 – June 25, 2017

1st : November 7 – November 13, 2018

2nd : January 9 – January 15, 2018


June 26 – September 11, 2017

January 16 – February 19, 2018

6. Fees




First 3 months waived; NTD$125/Day, since then


Airport taxi pick-up provided, NTD1000 paid by students




NTD$500, Optional

Bedding Cleaning


Dormitory Deposit

NTD$500, Refundable




7. Way to Get Here

9. Contacts

Office of International Affairs

Mr. Angus Wang



Postal Mailing Address

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

ATTEN : Office of International Affairs National Pingtung University of Science and Technology