Short Term Exchange - National Taiwan University (July)

Short Term Exchange - National Taiwan University (July)

National Taiwan University (NTU) is the prestigious flagship university of Taiwan. NTU is a national co-educational research university located in Taipei, Taiwan. Its 1,086,167 m2 main campus is located in Taipei's Da'an District. In addition, the university has 6 other campuses in Taipei and elsewhere, with a total area of 345,830,000 m2.

The university was founded in 1928 by the Japanese administration during the Japanese colonial era and was then known as the Taihoku Imperial University. After World War II, the government of the Republic of China resumed the administration of the University, reorganizing and renaming it National Taiwan University on November 15, 1945. NTU has 11 colleges, 54 departments,107 graduate institutes, and eight master's and PhD programs, which range from the natural sciences to the humanities, society, and the arts. It offers more than 7,800 courses each semester, placing it tops in the nation in terms of both breadth of academic fields and volume of programs. Students who study at NTU become a part of the nation’s richest center of learning and are given the opportunity to receive a diverse, superlative education.

This Short Term Exchange Program is called “NTU Summer Plus”. Plus Academy Summer + Programs enable students from all over the world to gain first-hand experience, college credits, and cultural exploration – all within an international setting based on academic and personal growth. With programs that cover topics from Mandarin Chinese to agriculture, biotechnology, leadership, and arts, Summer Plus is sure to have something for everyone. Not only do these programs allow students to expand their cultural experiences, they give them the tools to succeed in diverse environments by encouraging travel, dialogue, and hands-on experiences in several fields of study. 

NTU will provide scholarship opportunity for C3 Chinese Classics & Culture: Full program-fee waivers will be offered to several applicants, based on merit.

Country: Taiwan 
Program Dates: 3 - 31 July 2016 
Area of Study: Arts, Chinese Studies, Natural Science and Social Science 
Type of program: Short Term Exchange 
Length of program: 1 month 
Language of Instruction: English
Course Details: For more information please refer to this website.
Academic Advice: All students looking to apply for a program should seek Academic Advice with the relevant Department or Faculty.

Area Unit Dates
Arts A1 Oriental Fine Arts-Theory & Practice 03/ July - 16/ July/ 2016
A2 East-Asian Performing Arts-Theater & Music 17/ July - 30/ July/ 2016
Chinese Studies  C1 Chinese Language & Culture 02/ July- 29/ July/ 2016 (Session 1)
C3 Chinese Classics & Culture 02/ July - 22/ July/ 2016
Natural Science N2 Biodiversity, Agriculture and Culture of Taiwan (BACT) 02/ July - 31/ July/ 2016
N4 Biometrical Genetics Program  01 Jul -31 Jul /2017
N5 Neuroscience LAB Program  01 Jul -31 Jul /2017
N6 A&M Horticulture & Landscape Architecture Global Program  01 Jul -31 Jul /2017
Social Science S2 Innovation & Entrepreneurship 04/ July - 30/ July/ 2016

Eligibility Criteria 

To be eligible for this program, you must: 

  • A cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher (varies each program), 
  • Completion of at least 12cp at the time of application. 18cp to go abroad, Enough credit points remaining to complete the program, 
  • Comply with the eligibility criteria outlined in the Student Exchange Policy.

How to Apply 

Applicants must complete an online Application form. You'll need to include:

Your personal details, One University preference, It should take around 2 - 3 minutes to complete an application.

Important notes:

Application Fee and Payment Options: For all exchange programs (semester and short term), there is a compulsory application fee. For more information and payment options please refer to the Cost and Funding Website

Logistics Fees: No fee 

Insurance: It is a requirement of the exchange program that all students must purchase their own travel insurance to cover them for the duration of their entire journey overseas. More information will be given to students upon acceptance. 

Program Costs: This is a fee-paying program, all students must pay the program fee under the instruction of the host university. Additionally, you must also always be prepared for unexpected expenses, and should consider how you will be dealing with the expenses of your exchange before you leave your home country. Prior to departure, you will need to save sufficient funds to cover all of your expenses for the duration of your exchange. Some costs to consider include: airfares, students visa (if required), travel health insurance, accommodation, food, additional travel, entertainment, textbooks, incidental expense. If you wish to work while you are away, it is important to note that work rights for international students vary from country to country. For further information about your visa restrictions please contact the consulate or embassy of your host country.


 *Disclaimer: Macquarie University does not ensure the quality or reputation of activities run externally, should students choose to undertake these activities they take on the full risk and responsibility. All students need to undertake their own risk assessment before departure, considering wisely their personal health and safety risks. Ultimately participation in these activities is at the students’ risk.

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Summary
Study a Short Term Exchange program in Nanyang Technological University (NTU) (July) for 1 month, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) (July) is located in Singapore

Area of study
Business; Media, creative arts, and communication; Science; Society, history and languages

Eligibility
No eligibility entered

Tags
Macquarie, Undergraduate, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) (July), Short Term Exchange, Singapore, Business, Media, Creative arts, and communication, Science, Society, history and languages

Benefits
Travel Grant

Value
AU$1,500

Phone
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Email
mi.exchange@mq.edu.au

Apply URL
https://www.mq.edu.au/study/international-students/scholarships/muis/apply

Closing dates URL
https://mqedu.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_6xtWaFwZoUxHDQ9

Level of study
Undergraduate

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