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'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...

Coronavirus outbreak rattles universities across Taiwan Strait

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The outbreak of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) is sending shock waves through educational institutions across the Taiwan Strait, with Taiwan’s Ministry of Educati...

Asian Student Exchange Program kicks off in Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A total of 46 groups of junior and senior high school students from across the Asia-Pacific region have gathered in Kaohsiung for the 20th edition of the Asian Student Exc...

Taiwan’s National Chengchi University prepares partnership with Thailand’s Thammasat

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following the launch of an office in Bangkok, National Chengchi University (NCCU) has announced it is working on a strategic partnership with Thammasat University, one of ...

Two Taiwan schools benefit from learning program and exchanges

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Houpu Elementary School (後埔國小) from Banqiao District, New Taipei City, partnered with Kaohsiung City’s Laonong Elementary School (荖濃國小) for the Ministry of Education'...

Taiwan, Philippines discuss cooperation in higher education

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan and the Philippines seek to collaborate on higher education and promote student exchanges between the two countries. Nearly 150 education officials, and principals an...

University of Taipei signs MOU with Indian Institute of Technology Delhi

The University of Taipei (UT) recently signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi in an effort to help the university become one of the top 500 univer...

China halves students allotted for Taiwan, tries to lure Taiwanese

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Chinese authorities have cut the number of Chinese students allowed to study at Taiwan universities this year, announced the joint committee of Taiwan universities for recruiti...

UC president to send 'strong' message on Mexico trip

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — University of California President Janet Napolitano is crossing the border next week to send a "strong and loud" message to Mexico — which she clearly hopes will resonate in Washi...

Brexit uncertainties threaten brain drain for UK science

LONDON (AP) — Like many foreign scientists in Britain, Joanna Bagniewska was devastated when Britons voted to leave the European Union. The biology lecturer, a Polish migrant who found Britain a welco...

Historic handshake of cross-strait leaders

Singapore, Nov. 7 (CNA) President Ma Ying-jeou (???) and Chinese President Xi Jinping (???) shook hands for more than a minute at the start of their historic meeting at Singapore's Shangri-La Hotel ...