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How to Apply

Application can only be submitted online. Required documents must be uploaded on the website by the deadline indicated below.

(Application website: http://oia.nsysu.edu.tw/files/11-1328-16401.php?Lang=en)

Application Process

Dates (for Fall Admission)

Dates (for Spring Admission)

Online Application Open

January 15 - March 31

August 1 - September 30

Application Review

April 1 - May 15

October 1 - November 15

Admission Notification

June 15

December 15

Submit Enrollment Confimation by Student

July 15

January 15

“Letter of Acceptance” Sent via Mail

June 15 - August 15

December 15 - February 15

Semester Period

September - January

February - June


Additional Requirements

1.Two (2) recommendation letters.

2.Study plan (including research proposal) in Chinese or English.

3.Autobiography (in Chinese or English).

4.Master Thesis; draft or equivalent works are acceptable if master thesis is not available.

5.Language Requirement

  (E) Minimum English proficiency for non-native English speaking applicants: TOEFL score iBT-TOEFL of 61 / CBT-TOEFL of 173/ Paper-based TOEFL of 500 / IELTS of 5.0.

  (C) Minimum Chinese proficiency: TOCFL score level 2 or New HSK score level 2; or certificate(s) indicating a minimum of 360 hours of Chinese learning in Taiwan (or a minimum of 720 hours abroad).