Taipei City, Taiwan
Fall Semester 2020
Fall Semester 2020
University: National Chengchi University (NCCU)
Student body: 16,000+ total students
International students at university: 1,352
Website:Watch the promotional video
Course load: IU students are expected to take 15 credits
Course catalog: view the course system
Language of instruction: Chinese (Mandarin) and English
Grades + Transcripts: NCCU uses a grading system similar to IU's.
NCCU will provide transcripts to IU following the completion of the exchange. At the student’s request, the College will review courses to determine how they will apply to your degree. Please note that IU does not accept Pass/Fail.
Fall semester: Mid September - Mid January
Arrival date: 7-10 days prior to the start of courses
[Academic Year: Mid September – Late June]
Student visa information: Visitor visa: a short-term visa for a stay of fewer than 180 days
Students going for an academic year will use a resident visa, which is for stays longer than 180 days.
Air travel: Exchange students will be responsible for arranging and purchasing their own round-trip international airline tickets for dates appropriate for the term at the host university. Exchange students should only purchase tickets once NCCU has confirmed the dates of arrival. Students who are nominated for the exchange are eligible for a travel grant from OIA.
Nearest international airport: Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TPE)
Housing: Exchange students are able to select housing in the online application, which is then arranged accordingly by NCCU. Students may choose from on-campus dormitory options, off-campus house rental options, and the off-campus International House (I-House).
Pre-departure orientation: The College OIA staff will provide an in-person orientation near the end of the fall semester to help students prepare for their programs.
Departure preparation + arrival details:
Estimated costs per semester:
Student eligibility requirements:
For this exchange program, students must be nominated by the College Office of International Affairs (OIA).
Deadline for student applications to NCCU: April 20, 2020
Questions can be directed to the College Office of International Affairs at collOIA@indiana.edu.