Short-term Students

International Student

1. Program Profile

Current students from international universities who wish to do research work at NCTU (less than 180 days).

2. Documents Required

  • Application form  (typewritten) (doc.) (odt.)
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV) in English
  • Research Proposal Of your research at NCTU (1 A4 page only)
  • The Invitation Letter from NCTU supervisor (This letter is compulsory for the visa process. It should be formal and with professor’s signature, department, email address on it.)
  • Latest “Enrollment Letter” with an official stamp from the home university (or valid student ID card with an expiry date on it, please make sure the enrollment letter should cover your duration of the internship in NCTU)
  • A copy of a valid passport (valid for at least 6 months)
  • *A proof issued by the home university that internship is one of the graduation criteria or part of course requirement (Undergraduate students only, it’s compulsory for visa process.)

3. Application Instruction

Email “completed application package” (all required documents mentioned above) at least 2 months before the tentative research start date in order in one time to NCTU coordinator.

**Students who submit the completed application package in advance will have the priority to apply for the accommodation.

4. Admissions

Admitted students will receive admission letter and official Ministry of Education (MoE) approval after the application is reported to MoE.

5. Other Information

Division of International & Cross-strait Services (ICS) will email the “Welcome Package” to admitted students in which registration, arrival, and dormitory application information…etc. is contained.


Lily Cheng
*Project Coordinator, Office of International Affairs*