TCUST / Tzu Chi University of Science and Technology
Hualien City Taiwan
Program A/B
2020 Fall (2nd Cycle)

General Information

Host Institution

Tzu Chi University of Science and Technology (TCUST) was founded in 1989 by Dharma Master Cheng Yen, the founder of Tzu Chi Foundation.  The foundation promotes four major missions: Charity, Medical Care, Education, and Humanity. The Master's concept of education emphasized providing not only knowledge and skills, but also a spirit of humanitarianism. 

Under the spiritual guidance of the Master, TCUST is a school to cultivate in scholarly education and morality based on humanism culture so that the students become professionals who possess compassion and noble character. Courses include flower arrangement, tea ceremony and sign language performance.

Mailing Address
880, Sec.2, Chien Kuo Rd. , Hualien City , Hualien City
+ 886-3-8572158 -Ext:2479
+ 886-3465413

Study Abroad Year
Fall Semester
Nomination Deadline
2nd cycle: 16/Mar/2020

*Application reception will begin on the 2nd cycle

Contact information

Accept Program A 2students / Semester
Accept Program B

0students / Semester

Local currency exchange rate

1USD ≒

Update date 20/Apr/2020 06:50:49
Outline ID 591

List of study programs that are open for international exchanges

Content This student exchange program is designed for students from our partner universities who wish to study professional program or Chinese Language in Tzu Chi University of Science and Technology (TCUST). Exchange students may enroll in any classes offered in Chinese or Chinese Language Class depends on their Chinese language proficiency. For more information about courses offered in TCUST, kindly refer to
Teaching Language Chinese and English
Exchange Duration
1st Semester
From: 01/Sep/2020 To: 28/Feb/2021
Language Proficiency Requirements

Accept Native English

Academic Field
Instruction Facilities and Other Supports
Scholarship information
Housing Type
  • Dormitory

Housing charge
Local currency
  • TWD
  • USD $70 per month
Cost of living

Estimated living cost per month excluding Housing Fee

$ 300 - 400 per month
Medical Insurance Required (For student)
Visa Process TBD

Deadline: 16 March 2020

Please inform prospective dates of acceptance if the dates would be later than UMAP's Timeline for onlire placement period. It helps students to choose their preferences.

Link to the Course List available for international students / Other related links

Regular Academic Calendar (indicate the period)

First Semester
From:01/Sep/2020To:12/Jan/2021(4 months)
Second Semester
From:12/Feb/2020To:30/Jun/2020(4 months)
Third Semester
Fourth Semester
Website of academic year

Semester Load in Credits/Units

1UCTS = 1Credit/1.5ECTS/3CATS *What's UCTS?


General Timetable and Requirements for Graduation

Total Number of Credits Needed for Graduation
Number of Years Typically Needed to Complete Undergraduate Program

This program has been closed for appplications

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