International Students Application-Departmental Requirements

Bachelor Degree Program of Performing Arts
Enrollment Semesters2020 Fall
2021 Spring
2021 Fall
2022 Spring
  • Undergraduate Program of Performing Arts
Language of InstructionProgram taught in Chinese
Admission Evaluation
  • Document Review
  • Weighted Score:
    Document Review: 100%
Required Qualification
Language Proficiency
  • Chinese Language Proficiency (Provide one of the following Chinese certificates):
    Test of Chinese as Foreign Language, TOCFL Level - 4
    Application without the required Chinese language proficiency certificate or scores above will not be accepted.
    Not required for applicants whose native language is Chinese (self-statement needed).

  • English Language Proficiency: Not Required
Application Documents
  • Signed application form
    ※Please print out, sign the application forms, scan and upload it to the system.
  • Two-inch passport photo
  • Receipt or proof of application fee or a U.S. dollar wire transfer
  • Passport/Identification and R.O.C. Alien Resident Certificate (ARC) for those holding one
    ※If the applicant is of foreign nationality as specified in Article 2 under the MOE Regulations Regarding International Students Undertaking Studies in Taiwan and possesses (or has possessed) nationality status from the Republic of China (R.O.C.), additional proof is required, such as entry and departure records for the past 6 years, a declaration form stating that they do not hold a R.O.C. household registration, Certificate of Nationality Renouncement of Republic of China or other proof of documents.
  • An official financial statement
    ※a minimum of NTD 100,000 (or USD 3,000) is required. Please select one of the following ways of submission:
    (1)An official financial statement issued within the past three months from a financial institution.
    (2)If the financial statement provided is not under the name of the applicant, please submit (a) the sponsor’s financial statement (b) a financial guarantee from the sponsor
    (3)The proof showing the applicant have been awarded full scholarship.
  • Diploma of the highest academic degree
  • One translated copy of the applicant’s highest diploma in English or Chinese
  • One translated copy of the applicant’s complete transcripts (for ALL years of study) in English or Chinese
  • ※Eligible applicants who graduate at the same year as the admission to National Taiwan Normal University must submit transcripts for each academic semester and the ‘Deposition of Admission Documents for National Taiwan Normal University International Applicants’, and are not required to submit the diploma during application. The diploma and transcripts for each academic semester must be submitted upon registration (Diplomas or degree certificates from China are required to have the documents notarized by relevant authorities.); otherwise, the applicants admitted to NTNU will have their admission revoked.

    ※Applicants applying with diplomas or degree certificates from China are required to have the documents notarized by relevant authorities. If authentication cannot be completed by the application deadline, please submit degree certificate, complete transcript and a signed Deposition of Admission Documents.

    ※Admitted students must submit the original ones for review to the Office of International Affairs on the day of enrollment.

    ※NTNU holds the right to request applicants to have their degree certificate or diploma authenticated by the ROC diplomatic missions should NTNU find any problem in the applicants’ documents.

Departmental Requirements
  • Two recommendation letter(s)
  • Autobiography
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Audio-visual file
  • Admitted students are not allowed to defer admission until the next academic year.
Department Information
IntroductionThe B.F.A. Degree Program in Preforming Arts integrates teachers from relevant apartments at NTNU to design professional and cross-practice courses of performing arts. With the creative and professional teaching, there will be an integration of science and technology, humanities, arts, management at NTNU. This will show the best benefit of performing arts in the relevant fields and industries.
1. GIPA at NTNU is the only performance arts program to be approved by the MOE to award MFA and BFA degrees in Taiwan.
2. The Program organizes regular performances and concert tours.
3. The Program launches large-scale inter-collegiate tournaments and activities.
4. The Institute is the only academic program, which puts on ticket-selling performances at the national-level theaters home and abroad.
5. The Institute organizes an annual academic conference which facilitates dialogues between the academy and the performance arts industry.
6. The Institutes arranges overseas internships for students at major art festivals and internationally renowned theaters. (For example, Edinburgh Festival, Bard Conservatory, art festivals at top theaters in Beijing and Xia-Men.)
Features of Curriculum
Career Prospects1. Creative artists, performing artists and teachers
2. Collaborative piano professionals
3. Performance Arts Teachers for 12-year basic education
4. Professionals for cultural and creative industries
5. Managers for performance arts, marketing professionals, producers, and curators
6. Civil servants in the government cultural departments, professional art educators
7. Professional staff at foundations or NPOs
8. Professional staff at the private sector and marketing specialists for culture and art-related industries
Contact InformationMs Hsiao-Wen Lin / 886-2-7749-5485 /