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UGA Exchange - National Taiwan University
Taipei, Taiwan (Exchange Program) (Outgoing Program )
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Fall,
Spring
Homepage: Click to visit
Courses Offered: Click here to view
Restrictions: UGA applicants only
Cost of Attendance Sheets Fall,
Spring
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2018-2019 02/01/2018 02/23/2018 TBA TBA
Fall 2018 02/01/2018 02/23/2018 TBA TBA
Spring 2019 09/15/2018 10/10/2018 TBA TBA
Fact Sheet:
Program Category: UGA Exchange Sponsor: UGA
Partner Institution: National Taiwan University (FICE: 900002) Type of Instruction: Independent Study
Classes With: International Students, Local Students Language of Instruction: Chinese, English
Taught By: Host Professor(s) Housing Location: Off-Campus, On-Campus
Housing Type: Dorm/Student Residence Work Opportunity: No
Volunteer Opportunity: No Scholarship Availability: Yes
Academic Area: Biotechnology, Business Administration, Chinese Language and Literature, Comparative Literature, Engineering, Forestry, General Business, Geography, International Affairs, International Business, Political Science
Open to non-UGA students:
No
Program Description:

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UGA Exchange, National Taiwan University

For over half a century, National Taiwan University has been the flagship of Taiwan’s higher education and has played key roles in promoting collaboration with major learning institutions in Asia Pacific. Today, NTU is home to 33,000 plus students and operates 54 departments and 103 graduate schools in 11 colleges. As the oldest and most comprehensive university, NTU commands a leadership position in a consortium of a dozen research universities in Taiwan and enjoys exclusive partnerships with the high-tech as well as elite private industrial sectors.

Not only does NTU offer a comprehensive educational environment, but the NTU’s main campus is conveniently situated in the subtropical Taipei metropolis and is a stone’s throw from several other key learning institutions. The location is served by a modern subway and easily accessed by other forms of transportation.

NTU also takes full advantage of the Taiwan’s rich Chinese heritage strategic regional position, to offer initiatives and solutions that bridge the East and the West and runs the world’s most prestigious Chinese language programs for over 40 years. NTU is Taiwan’s top university. It is ranked 61-70 in the Times Higher Education Reputation rankings of 2012.


NTU 2015/2016 Guide for Exchange/Visiting Students 

Program Location

national taiwan univeristy 2The university has six campuses in the greater Taipei region (including New Taipei City) and two additional campuses in Nantou County. The university governs farms, forests, and hospitals for education and research purposes.

The main campus is in Taipei's Da'an District near Gongguan, where most college department buildings and all the administrative buildings are. Notable exceptions are the College of Social Science, and the College of Medicine, which are near the Presidential Building.

The six campuses are:

1. Main Campus (No. 1, Sec. 4, Roosevelt Road, Taipei, Taiwan)
2. College of Social Sciences and Public Health (No. 21, XuZhou Road, Taipei)
3. College of Medicine (No. 1, Sec. 1, RenAi Road, Taipei)

4. University Hospital (No. 7, ZhongShan South Road, Taipei)
5. University Farm (No. 7, Jiu-kuang Road, Xindian, New Taipei)
6. Wenshan Botanical Garden (No. 4, Lei-kung Po, Geh-tou Tsun, Shiding, New Taipei)

Contact Information

Ms. Colleen Larson
Education Abroad Advisor
Office of International Education
International Education Building
1324 S. Lumpkin Street
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-2900
clarson@uga.edu

Academic Program

Course Offerings: http://www.oia.ntu.edu.tw/study-at-ntu/why-study-at-ntu/courses
Courses Taught in English: http://www.oia.ntu.edu.tw/study-at-ntu/why-study-at-ntu/courses
General Chinese & Enhancing Chinese Courses: http://www.oia.ntu.edu.tw/study-at-ntu/why-study-at-ntu/learning-chinese

The course list for the First/Second Semester is available only from the beginning of August/January and the online course selection begins 2 to 3 weeks prior to the start of semester. We suggest students to make a preliminary plan based on previous course offered and adjust the plan when the latest course list is available. For questions regarding to a specific field/course, please contact the relevant department or the instructor directly.

Restricted Courses:
1. Practice and Internship courses in the College of Medicine
2. The Department of Anthropology (only if students with Chinese language proficiency)

Eligibility Requirements

  • Min. CHNS 1002
  • Minimum 2.5 GPA
  • UGA student in good academic standing

Program Itinerary

Term structure of the academic year
    Fall*: from mid-September to mid-January next year
    Spring: from late-February to late-June

     *Depending on course selection, Fall semester exchange students may seek permission to finish assignments/exams in order to return for Spring semester at UGA. Full-year and/or Spring candidates encouraged.

Housing

NTU provides quality accommodations that offer convenience and affordability. Housing applications are made along with the online application. Housing deadlines are March 31st and October 31st for first and second semester respectively. Guaranteed accommodation is a part of the application process if 'YES' is ticked. Late applications will not be accepted. (Accommodations for couples and families are not provided.)

National Taiwan University Housing


 
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