• If you are a registered student at one of our International Partners*, you are eligible to apply for the “Exchange Student (Student Mobility) Programme” at Taipei National University of the Arts (TNUA). Please refer to your Home Institution’s relevant office for further details and confirmation.

  • To apply for the programme, you must first be nominated by your home institution before submitting your application.

    *** Foreign institutions that have existing partnership agreement, MoU, Exchange Student Agreement with TNUA, please see full list *** HERE ***


TNUA Semester Date

  • Autumn Semester (1st term) | September ~ January
  • Spring Semester (2nd term) | February ~ June

Application Requirements

A nomination e-mail from your home institution’s exchange student coordinator is REQUIRED prior to submitting the application.

  1. Application Form (Fillable PDF) – Please complete the form electronically and print it out for signatures and stamp
  2. A Copy of the Applicant’s Passport
  3. Two head shot photos (in Passport format)
  4. Official Academic Transcript of Records
  5. Letter of Recommendation
  6. Curriculum Vitae
  7. Study Plan
  8. Portfolio or Audition File

* Please note that we will not return your application documents *

* Portfolio/Audition file is not required for:
– Dance Department at Purchase College
– WAAPA Edith Cowan University
– Ohio State University
– University of Illinois
– Urbana-Champagne, 
unless otherwise asked for *

Before Submitting

  • Although language qualification in Mandarin is not mandatory asked for during application process, exchange students are still recommended to have sufficient knowledge in Mandarin.
  • Lectures at TNUA are given in Mandarin.  We kindly ask all our applicants to keep an open mind about the language used in lectures.  English resources are limited at TNUA, however, you will have full supports from our local students, international students and faculties when required.


  • All applications must be submitted through POST/COURIER
  • Applications received after the deadline without prior consent or notice will not be accepted
  • Please post your application to the following address:

    Jack Kek
    Office of International Affairs

    Taipei National University of the Arts
    No. 1, Xue-Yuan Road, Beitou District
    Taipei City

  • If your country’s post office encountered any difficulty due to the covid-19 pandemic, please get in touch with us beforehand


If you have any questions regarding exchanging at TNUA, please do not hesitate to get in touch!

Mr. Jack Kek

E-mail | jackkek@iec.tnua.edu.tw

Tel. | +886 2 7750-3946