National Chengchi University (Taipei)

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National Chengchi University is an exchange destination for Utrecht University students of the faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences in Taipei, Taiwan.

Student experiences

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General information for exchange students

Course information -> you can change the language to English

Application form

Academic calendar

Semester I: September - January
Semester II: February - June


Areas of study open to exchange students

Students are allowed to choose courses in all areas of study at NCCU

Language of instruction


Housing assistance

Information about student accommodation


Credits and grading

You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table

Estimated living costs


Apply to all exchange students:Students’ Safety Insurance fee of NT$121per semester(Required)

Apply to 1-semester exchange students: Buy overseas medical insurance in home country to cover the entire stay in Taiwan.The fee varies in different countries.

Apply to 1-year exchange students with ARC (Alien Resident Certificate):

         1. Buy Overseas Medical Insurance in home country before departure for the first 6months in Taiwan (Sept.-Feb. or Feb.-July).The fee varies in different countries.

         2. Required to join the National Health Insuranceafter 6 months of continuous residencein Taiwan; insurance fee: NT$749/month



NT$10,000/ month (estimated)

Public Transport

NT$3,000/ month (estimated)


NT$5,000~NT$8,000/ semester(estimated) depends on how many classes students take


Depends on what type of accommodation you choose. It’s less expensive for on-campus dormitory, which charges by semester (details refer to V. Accommodation Section).

Off-campus housing fees range from NT$10,000-20,000 per month.

Number of places available

4 places per year.


At least an average grade of 6.6 (GPA: 2.5).

Please be aware of the corona regulations in the country/host university you are applying for. For example, in some countries or at some universities you can only apply when you are fully vaccinated. Make sure you are aware of this.