●   Visa

✓    Staying less than 180 days (For student who will stay for one semester):

1.   Visa free

★ If you are eligible for Visa-Exempt Entry and have planned trips to other countries within 90 or 30 days, you don’t have to apply for a visa but just enter Taiwan with your passport and the air tickets for next trip. That means, you could enjoy another 90- or 30-day visa free each time when you enter Taiwan.

★ Please do leave Taiwan within 90 or 30 days after your last arrival; otherwise a fine as well as the visa free restriction to Taiwan for a year will be given.

★ Please visit here for more details.    

2.   Visa for exchange students for less than 6-month stay (for one semester)

★ If you don’t plan your trip yet, applying for a Multiple Visa will be better.

★ If you don’t plan to go abroad when you are in Taiwan, you just need a Single Visa and the NCCU will provide you an immigration document for visa extension to at most 6 months for free. Please note that it is NOT possible to change a Single Visa to a Multiple one in Taiwan.

★ Please visit here for visa application for exchange students (stay less than 6 months)

3.   Visa for exchange students for more than 6-month stay (for one academic year):

★ Please visit here for applying a Resident Visa. Within 15 days from the next day of your arrival in Taiwan, please apply for an Alien Resident Certificate (ARC) in the National Immigration Agency. An immigration package will be provided by NCCU for obtaining your ARC.

4.   For students who wish to travel to China, please be advised that there is no Chinese Consular Office in Taiwan, so please do apply for the Chinese Visa before you come to Taiwan.

5.   Following is the information you may need in filling out the on-line application in Taiwanese Visa Application system.


✓    For student who holds a HK or Macau passport, please visit here and click領務>>大陸及港澳人士申請赴台灣入境證 for the permit application.


✓    For student whose nationality is Chinese, NCCU will apply the Taiwanese Entry Permit for you and you should expect to receive the permit by email by January 2020.

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