FAQs

Admission Questions

Am I eligible to apply as an international student?

Eligible applicants must meet the following requirements.

  1. Applicants are neither Taiwan R.O.C. citizens nor overseas Chinese.
  2. Applicants who had Taiwan R.O.C nationality, must have given up their Taiwan R.O.C. nationality for 8 years or more and approved by the Ministry of the Interior Taiwan R.O.C. Counting back from the day of application, applicants must have continuously resided abroad for more than 6 years (8 years for School of Medicine and School of Dentistry applicants).
  3. For more information, please refer to the Regulations by Ministry of Education

How do I apply?

Currently we only accept application online. To apply, please go to our online application system: http://ioadmission.tmu.edu.tw/foreign

What is the requirement for my intended program?

Requirements for each program may vary, please refer to the brochure or contact your intended program(s) directly.

What are the programs offered by TMU and is it taught in English?

All graduate program are instructed in English.

Can I choose more than one program?

Yes, you can apply for up to 2 programs. However, each student can enroll in one program only.

I have been educated in an English-speaking country, do I still need to provide proof of English proficiency such as TOEFL or IELTS?

Please contact your intended program(s) for the English proficiency requirement.

What should I do about recommendation letters?

All recommendation letters must be submitted online by the referees, not by the applicants.

Did you receive my letters of recommendation?

The status of recommendation letters will be updated through the online application system.

Technical Questions

What happens if I forget my password?

On the login page of the application system, click on the “forgot password” next to the User E-mail. After filling in your email address, the system will generate a new password for you which will be sent to your email account shortly.

Why can’t I submit my application?

You need to fill out all required fields and upload all required documents in order to submit.

Scholarship Questions

How do I apply for scholarships?

Admitted students will be reviewed and considered for TMU scholarships, also, you are encouraged to apply for the Taiwan Scholarship through the overseas Taiwan Representative Office in your hone country.

What is the length of the scholarship offered by TMU?

Master’s students: maximum of 23 months. Ph.D. students: maximum of 23 months.

What are the terms and conditions for TMU scholarships?

Maintain academic performance to a certain standard, complete required service hours and apply for annual renewal. Please refer to the regulations for more details.