National Chiao Tung University - NCTU

Contact

Name

Bettina Dinter

RWTHworldwide: Asia

Phone

work
+49 241 80 90812

Email

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Profile

National Chiao Tung University is a research university in Hsinchu, Taiwan. It is particularly well known for its research and teaching in electrical engineering, computer science, and business administration. The institution has 10 faculties and a total of 4,786 students and 7,505 postgraduates. In the QS University Rankings, the University is placed 30th in Asia and 2nd in Taiwan.

Besides regular study and research stays, the National Chiao Tung University also offers a short-term research stay program, which is funded by the Short Term Research Scholarship. All Master’s students and all Bachelor’s students who are in their third or last year of studies are welcome to apply for the scholarship.

 
General Information

Country

Taiwan

City

Hsinchu

Founded

1958

Number of Students

4,786

Websites

National Chiao Tung University - NCTU

International Office

Fact Sheet

 
Exchange

Type of Agreement

University partnership

Who can apply?

Bachelor's students in the 3rd semester
Master's students
Doctoral candidates

Type of Stay

studies

Length of Stay

1 to 2 semesters

Time of Stay

winter and/or summer semester

Number of Exchange Placements

5 per semester

 
Study Details

Semester Dates

August to December
January to May

Study Possibilities

Faculties and Institutes

Course Offerings

Lecture directory in English

Language Courses

The university offers language courses during the semester.

 
Application
Prerequisites for the Application At least good academic performance
Language Requirements An English certificate from the RWTH Language Center called placement test counts as proof of language skills.
Application Deadline in the International Office

You can find further information on the application portal website.

 
Financing
Tuition Fees Tuition fees waived
Costs Travel costs, livelihood, and housing
Funding Possibilities

BAföG for abroad

PROMOS Abroad Scholarships

RWTH Scholarship Database

DAAD Scholarship Database

Financing Study Abroad

NCTU Short Term Research Scholarship 2020

 
Practical Information
Accommodations Information from the partner university
Health Insurance Health insurance for abroad and private liability insurance are required for the entire duration of the stay.
Additional Information

Federal Foreign Office

DAAD

Study in Taiwan

Country Page: Taiwan