The law stipulates that the minimal course load is 12 hours per week for international students who come to Taiwan to learn Chinese. In addition, effective of September 1st, 2008, the minimal course load will be 15 hours per week. Only those who fulfill the minimal course load are eligible to apply for resident visas.
The following information about visas is provided for students' information. Please contact the Republic of China (Taiwan) Embassy or representative office in your country before heading for Taiwan.
Alien Resident Certificate Application Procedures for Students of Other Nationalities：
Related Offices:Bureau of Consular Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
|Southwestern Taiwan Office, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic of China||2 Fl, No.184, Wufeng North Rd, Chiayi city, Taiwan(R.O.C)||05- 2251567||05- 2255199|
|Chiayi Office, Bureau of Consular Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs||2th Floor, No. 184, Wufeng N. Road., East Dist., Chiayi City||05-2166100|
|Chiayi Office, National Immigration Agency||1st Floor, No. 6, West Section, Hsiangho 2nd Road, Puzi, Chiayi County||05-3623763||05-3621731|