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Taiwan's NTNU launches all-English bachelor's degree to draw foreign students

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU) on Wednesday (Jan. 17) announced that it will launch an all-English bachelor's degree program to recruit foreign students and ...

86% of international students want to work in Taiwan after graduation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A survey has found that 86% of international students have an interest in staying in Taiwan to work after graduation. The survey released by the Association of Internat...

National Taiwan University to open semiconductor program to foreign students

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — National Taiwan University (NTU) will begin accepting foreign students into a newly created undergraduate semiconductor program in 2024, the university’s president s...

Taiwan universities look to admit Central, East European students

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A group of administrators from five universities recently departed for Central and East European countries to hold admission information sessions in the hopes of attractin...

13,000 foreign students can now start applying to enter Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Education (MOE) announced on Tuesday (Aug. 24) that international students can officially start the process of applying for entry into Taiwan that day. ...

MOE finishes plan for 13,000 foreign students to enter Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — With the fall semester looming and many foreign students still uncertain of their eligibility to enter Taiwan, the Ministry of Education (MOE) has announced it has complet...

MOE drafting plan for foreign students to enter Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Amid complaints about an ongoing travel ban and with fall semester looming, Taiwan's Ministry of Education (MOE) announced that it is drafting plans to enable students...

Union calls on Taiwan to extend subsidies to foreign students

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan Higher Education Union (THEU) on Tuesday (July 20) called on Taiwan's education and labor ministries to extend their COVID relief subsidies to foreign stude...

Foreign students not included in vaccine rollout in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — International students in Taiwan have yet to be included in the country’s mass inoculation against COVID-19, which starts on Tuesday (June 15). Deputy Chief Chen ...

Japanese student emerges as soccer star in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Maezato Rikuto, a Japanese man who came to Taiwan to study Mandarin four years ago, is now one of the most dominant players in the Taiwan Football Premier League (TFPL). ...

Taiwanese lawmaker advocates for better environment for job-seeking foreign graduates

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan People's Party Legislator Chiu Chen-yuan (邱臣遠) said Friday (Jan. 15) that the government should create a more welcoming environment for foreign students wishing...

Taiwan suspends entry to all international students

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan started suspending entry to non-resident foreigners on Friday (Jan. 1), with schools halting entry permit applications for all international students. The Minist...

Taiwan to offer Mandarin scholarships to 100 UK students

Local universities are set to offer 100 U.K. students scholarships to learn Mandarin in Taiwan as part of a deal brokered by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Oct. 22, spotlighting the country’s a...

Indonesian students sick after suspected food poisoning in central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A dozen university students from Indonesia have sought hospital treatment after suffering suspected symptoms of food poisoning at a quarantine hotel in Taichung. During...

Foreign students in Taiwan not subject to 20-hour working limit during school breaks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Labor (MOL) reminded international students in Taiwan that they may work unrestrictedly during summer and winter vacations and that they are not subject to...