National Sun Yat-sen University (Kaohsiung)

National Sun Yat-sen University is a universitywide partner university in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

Student experiences

Download the student experiences.


General information for exchange students

Course information

Social media


Welcome to Sun Yat sen University (YouTube)

National Sun Yat-sen University intro video (YouTube)

Academic calendar

Semester I: third week of September
Semester II: third week of January



Areas of study open to exchange students

No limitations

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction


Housing assistance

Every foreign student is guaranteed to have dormitory. Pictures of the dorms here

Estimated living costs per month

Housing: NT$17,000 (International Dorm-2 people share a room), NT$8,500 (Local Dorm-4 people share a room) per semester
Housing (Off campus): NT8,000 ~ 12,000/ per month
Meals: NT$8,000 per month
Books: NT$5,000 per semester
Local transportation: NT$3,000 per month
Health insurance: NT$306 per semester (NSYSU student group insurance)
Internet: NT$300


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

Number of places available

4 places per year.


If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office.