VinUniversity Inaugurates Its First Academic Year

HANOI, VIETNAM - Media OutReach - 17 October 2020 - On 17 October, 2020, VinUniversity (Vingroup) - the first private, not-for-profit university of excellence in Vietnam - officially opened its first ...

VinUniversity Inaugurates Its First Academic Year

HANOI, VIETNAM - Media OutReach - 17 October 2020 - On 17 October, 2020, VinUniversity (Vingroup) - the first private, not-for-profit university of excellence in Vietnam - officially opened its first ...

Taiwan announces scholarship program for Czech students

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced 50 scholarship slots on Tuesday especially for Czech students intending to study Chinese in Taiwan. The scholarship program forms part of cooperatio...

German students defy coronavirus to study abroad

"Student life just came to a sudden stop," says Celal, a German student at Columbia Business School in New York. "I am doing fine adjusting to the new situation — but obviously it...

Indonesian students urge Taiwan to lift visa restrictions for new students

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Indonesians hoping to study in Taiwan are nervous that the government’s travel restrictions have not yet been lifted for most university students from the Southeast ...

Survey reveals most popular majors for foreign students in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A recent survey of international students in Taiwan found that the majority of them had chosen the social sciences, business, and law as their majors instead of engineerin...

Taiwan, Israel sign agreement to expand bilateral cooperation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan and Israel have agreed to promote bilateral cooperation in the areas of education, student exchanges, and sports. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) held a s...

Taiwan to welcome return of first batch of international students

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — University staff have been sent to welcome the arrival of the first batch of international students who had been denied entry into Taiwan for more than three months due to...

Taiwan lists 11 low-risk countries college students can return from

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Ministry of Education (MOE) on Wednesday (June 17) announced 11 countries that it deems as low-risk for Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) infections and whose stud...

Taiwan's NCKU, German university mark 1 year of Asia office

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Tainan's National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) and Germany's Technische Universität Darmstadt (TUDa) on Thursday (May 7) joined together in a two-day event ce...

2 Taiwanese teens skip quarantine to buy oyster omelets

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two Taiwanese teens could be facing a NT$1 million (US$33,000) fine after they shirked their 14-day quarantine to get lunch. The pair of unnamed exchange students had r...

Taiwan may distribute masks to overseas citizens

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Health Minister and Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) head Chen Shih-chung (陳時中) said mask distribution to overseas citizens will be considered once prod...

2 Colombian students, 2 Mexicans slain in Puebla state

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Two Colombian exchange students, a Mexican student and an Uber driver have been found slain in central Mexico after they attended Carnival celebrations, officials said Monday. ...

Taiwan colleges can reject students who transit through China: MOE

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As measures tighten to prevent the spread of the Wuhan coronavirus, the Ministry of Education (MOE) on Wednesday (Feb. 19) announced that universities can deny admission t...

Taiwan Stickers help distinguish nationalities amidst China travel bans

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In light of the Wuhan coronavirus epidemic, a fear of the Chinese people has emerged in countries around the world, leading many of them to issue travel restrictions on to...