Due to COVID-19, the UMAP Board has cancelled physical mobility programs until December 31, 2021. Participating institutions and students will be responsible for determining if the exchange is realistic, safe, and feasible before finalizing the program details for in-person travel in January 2022.
TMU / Taipei Medical University
Taipei Medical University Short-term Exchange Program (TMU-STEP)
2021 Spring (2nd Cycle)
GPA 67.5% (Prerequisite)
Taipei Medical University (TMU) has been a leader in Taiwan’s healthcare system for more than half a century. Around 6,000 students from over 40 countries are currently enrolled in TMU’s 11 colleges. TMU leads in many research areas includingtranslational cancer research, neuroscience and neurosurgery, biomedical devices and tissue engineering, cell therapy and regenerative medicine, and biomedical informatics. As one of the capital city region’s largest healthcare systems, TMU’s 3 affiliated hospitals – TMU Hospital, Wan Fang Medical Center, and Shuang Ho Hospital – are all accredited by Joint Commission International (JCI) to guarantee world-class standards and practices, providing ample opportunities for professional skills training and research. TMU’s education offers have expanded with the university’s commitment contributing to health service worldwide, accommodating interests of students from around the globe to develop area expertise and service their own communities. The permanent appointment of the university’s medical teams to assist the Kingdom of Eswatini and the Marshall Islands provides a unique opportunity for service and education, as well as enhancing Taiwan’s health diplomacy. TMU’s commitment to internationalization has resulted in over 40,000 alumni working to improve healthcare systems in 70 countries. As the university approaches its sixth decade, TMU continues to change and advance in global rankings that have placed it at the front of Taiwan’s private universities in medicine and health science.
11031 4F, Comprehensive Building (Front), No. 250, Wuxing Street , Taipei , Taipei
*Application reception will begin on the 2nd cycle
Accept Program A
2students / Semester
Accept Program B
0students / Semester
Local currency exchange rate
List of study programs that are open for international exchanges
Taipei Medical University Short-Term Exchange Program (TMU-STEP) provides an opportunity for students from universities around the world to study at TMU for one or two semesters. TMU-STEP consists of a wide variety of English-taught classes in Health Sciences, such as Medicine, Public Health, Pharmacy and Nutrition.
In addition to professional courses, students attending TMU-STEP may also sign up for Chinese language courses. Some participants can choose to conduct independent research (lab attachment) under the guidance of a TMU faculty member. There will also be opportunities to take part in numerous traditional and contemporary Taiwanese cultural activities.
From: 22/Feb/2021 To: 25/Jun/2021
From: 01/Aug/2021 To: 31/Jan/2022
*Students can choose either 1 semester study or 2 semesters study
2nd Semester is TBD
Our academic year usually starts with fall semester