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*WKU Exchange: National Chengchi University (NCCU)
Taipei, Taiwan (Exchange Program) (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms:
Program Terms: Fall,
Spring
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Restrictions: WKU applicants only
Program Cost: Fall,
Spring
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Program Dates:
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Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2019 10/15/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
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Number of Credits:
12+
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Credit Type:
Transfer Credit
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Field of Study:
ASIAN STUDIES, BUSINESS, BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION, BUSINESS ECONOMICS, BUSINESS MANAGEMENT, CHINESE, HISTORY, INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS, LITERATURE, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, POLITICAL SCIENCE
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Minimum GPA:
2.5
Program Catagory: WKU Exchange Class Eligibility: 1. Freshman, 2. Sophomore, 3. Junior, 4. Senior
Program Description:
Program Description:
WKU EXCHANGE: NATIONAL CHENGCHI UNIVERSITY (NCCU)
About the University
NCCU Campus
National Chengchi University (NCCU) is a national co-educational research university first established in Nanjing, Jiangsu and now located in Taipei, Taiwan. It is considered to be one of the most prestigious and important universities of Taiwan. NCCU's main campus is in the Wenshan District, in the southern part of Taipei. NCCU was awarded the first prize in the Taipei Urban Landscape Award for its campus planning by the city government of Taipei.


About Taipei
Taipei
Taipei is the political, economic, educational, and cultural center of Taiwan, and one of the major hubs of the Chinese-speaking world. Considered to be a global city, Taipei is part of a major high-tech industrial area. Railways, high-speed rail, highways, airports, and bus lines connect Taipei with all parts of the island. Taipei is home to various world-famous architectural or cultural landmarks which include Taipei 101, Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall, Dalongdong Baoan Temple, Hsing Tian Kong, Mengjia Longshan Temple, National Palace Museum, Presidential Office Building, Taipei Guest House, Ximending, and several night markets throughout the city. Its natural features such as Maokong, Yangmingshan, and hot springs are also well known to international visitors.

Courses
NCCU offers numerous courses taught in English as well as Mandarin courses. For a list of English-taught courses, click here.

Term Dates
Fall semester: mid September to late January
Spring semester: early February to late July

To view the academic calendar, click here.

Accommodations
International undergraduate students will be living the campus dormitories. All rooms are furnished with bed frame, reading desk with drawers, bookshelf, wardrobe, air conditioner, ceiling fan. Mattress, sheets, pillows and blankets are NOT included, and a pre-paid card (NTD$500/per card) is needed to use the air-conditioner. Dorm facilities include a TV room, laundry facilities, shared bathroom, and a service counter.

For more information, visit the website here.
 


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