International Students Application-Departmental Requirements

Transdisciplinary Program in College of Education
DegreeBachelor
Enrollment Semesters2020 Fall
2021 Fall
Division
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
    or any other Chinese Proficiency Certificate with a score equivalent to above items

  • 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
  • Language proficiency certificate: Please refer to the "Language proficiency".
  • Two recommendation letter(s): including one of the recommendation letters should either be provided by applicants' Chinese teacher or can state applicants' language proficiency.
  • Autobiography: Autobiography written in Chinese
  • Study plan
  • Any document that might be supportive
Notes
Remarks
  • Admitted students are not allowed to defer admission until the next academic year.
Department Information
Websitehttp://www.tpicoe.ntnu.edu.tw/
IntroductionTransdisciplinary Program in College of Education encourages transdisciplinary learnings. Students enroll as non-majors during their first two undergraduate years, and on the basis of learner- centered implementation, students are requisite of being familiar with basic theories in the field of education.
After one-and-half-year or two-year non-major program, students are entitled to apply for their majors, namely, Education, Educational Psychology and Counseling, Adult & Continuing Education, Health Promotion and Health Education, Civic Education and Leadership, Human Development & Family Studies, and Learning Sciences.
Students should take not only two compulsory courses, Introduction to University Studies and Educational Statistics (I) but at least three foundation courses offered by the six departments or one program. While getting all the abovementioned required course credits, students earn the qualification for applying for their majors at the first or second semester of the sophomore year.
Furthermore, students can only follow the designated rules of Transdisciplinary Program in College of Education for major transfer to Department of Education, Educational Psychology and Counseling, Adult & Continuing Education, Health Promotion and Health Education, Civic Education and Leadership, Human Development & Family Studies, and Program of Learning Sciences.
Features of CurriculumTransdisciplinary Program curriculum can be divided into several groups: general courses, compulsory courses and electives of the program, and also, foundation courses and exploratory courses among multi-disciplines.
Students should take not only two compulsory courses, Introduction to University Studies and Educational Statistics (I) but at least three foundation courses offered by the six departments or one program. While getting all the abovementioned required course credits, students earn the qualification for applying for their majors at the first or second semester of the sophomore year.
Career ProspectsStudents are entitled to apply for their majors at the first or second semester of the sophomore year. Therefore, they have to follow all the graduation requirements of their majors and they'll have different career development depending on the majors they choose.
Contact InformationMs Welkin Wei-Ping Wang / 886-2-7749-6996 / iamwelkin@ntnu.edu.tw