Taipei, Taiwan

Location Abroad: Taipei, Taiwan

Program Title: Direct Student Exchange

Program Description: SUNY Potsdam has a direct exchange program with National Taipei University (NTPU) in Taipei, Taiwan.  NTPU is regarded as one of the best universities in Taiwan, focusing studies within their Colleges of Law, Public Affairs, Business, Social Sciences, Humanities, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.  The university is located in the southwestern part of Taipei, with good transportation systems linking the university area with other parts of the city.    

Fields of Study: Chinese language and culture, business, public affairs, social sciences, humanities, etc. 

Summer, Fall, Spring, Academic year

Admission Criteria: Minimum two semesters of Chinese language for Chinese language and culture courses, fluency in Chinese is required for regular university courses.  Minimum junior standing with a 3.0 GPA or better.  Preference is given to students to demonstrate a strong interest in Asian Studies.   

Language of Instruction: Chinese, English (a growing number of courses available)

Costs:This is a direct-exchange program.

Application Deadline: Sept 15 (spring); February 15 (summer, fall & academic year)

Completed applications materials should be sent to:
International Education & Programs
Attn: Coordinator, Student Study Abroad & Exchange
Sisson Hall, SUNY Potsdam
Potsdam, NY 13676-2294
Telephone: (315) 267-2507
Fax: (315)267-4890

Passports: Students are responsible for obtaining their own passports. Since passports take some time to receive, you should begin this process early. If you have any questions about this program or for more information, please contact the respective International Education Office.