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+C1 Chinese Language and Culture, Short Course

  • Application Deadline
  • 2 months
University rank #66 (QS) Taipei, Taiwan
Our program offers a series of English-based lectures and field trips that allow you to explore specific environmental and sociocultural aspects of Taiwan.
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  • Here at NTU we proudly provide a unique and truly international summer experience. Our educational programs encourage intellectual exploration of the highest academic quality -- all while obtaining school credits. These programs provide you with the fantastic opportunity to increase your intercultural competence and expand your network of international friends and connections.
  • National Taiwan University is one of the world's leading research institutions and the highest ranked university in the Chinese-speaking world (ARWU 2012). Every summer, students from across the world participate in our Summer+ Programs in the heart of Taipei – one of the safest and friendliest cities on earth.
  • In the “+C1 ” program, you will undergo a 4-week program that builds competence in Chinese language and allows the student to experience Taiwanese culture.
  • Our team of instructors will help you to learn Mandarin Chinese and become familiar with the local blend of East Asian cultures in this short period of time, within a supportive framework.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 2 months
  • Languages
    • Partially taught in English
    • Partially taught in Chinese (Mandarin)
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Date Course / Activity
  • Jul 03 ( Tue)Arrival - airport transfer to NTU / Dorm check-in
  • Jul 04 ( Wed ) Orientation / Placement test
  • Jul 05 ( Thr ) First Chinese language course
  • Jul 06 ( Fri ) One - day tour
  • Jul 14 ( Fri ) One - day tour
  • Jul 26 ( Thr ) Final exam
  • Jul 27 ( Fri ) Presentation / Farewell Party
  • Jul 28 ( Sat ) Departure / Dorm check-out
Session II August 01 – August 30, 2017Date Course / Activity
  • Jul 31 ( Tue ) Arrival - airport transfer to NTU / Dorm check-in
  • Aug 01 ( Wed ) Orientation / Placement test
  • Aug 02 ( Thr ) First Chinese language course
  • Aug 10 ( Fri ) One - day tour
  • Aug 17 ( Fri ) One - day tour
  • Aug 27 ( Mon ) Final exam
  • Aug 28 ( Tue ) Presentation / Farewell Party
  • Aug 29 ( Wed ) Departure / Dorm check-out.

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Complete your application
  • Register
  • Application Fee
  • Upload Documents
  • Check Status
  • Payment
  • Admission Procedure.

Exploring Taiwan courses are conducted in English. Students whose first language is not English should have at least an intermediate proficiency of the English language.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2550 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2550 USD for the full programme and a duration of 2 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • USD 3,450 - International Students from a non-partner university
  • USD 3,050 - International Students from a partner university.

Living costs for Taipei

  • 26343 - 35750 TWD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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