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1. Cathay Life Insurance Application  download insurance plan

International students are required to provide proof of personal health insurance or valid NHI card upon registration. For students without personal health insurance or valid NHI card may join the Cathay Life Insurance in Taiwan. The cost is NTD500 per month, and insurance fee will be included on the tuition fees payment invoice. If you want to apply for Cathay Life Insurance, please fill out the online application by the end of July (fall semester) or December (spring semester).

The following documents are required to apply for insurance claim: 

 1. Compensation application form.  

  4. A photocopy of ARC & passport

 2. Certificate of diagnosis     

  5. A photocopy of bank account passbook

 3. The original receipts of payment.

  6. Maximum coverage NTD1,000 per day. 


2. National Health Insurance
According to National Health Insurance Act, any international student continuously staying in Taiwan over six months is obligated to join the NHI. The cost is NTD 826 per month (Starting from Jan 1, 2021). The insurance fee will be included in the tuition fees payment invoice. Office of International Affairs will put you under NHI scheme once you are eligible for it. For more information, please visit National Health Insurance Administration Ministry of Health and Welfare.


3. NSYSU Collective Student Insurance

The Office of Student Affairs provides every degree student in Taiwan with the "NSYSU Collective Student Insurance", the fee is included in the tuition bill, please refer to OSA's website for the insurance plan: http://ag.osa.nsysu.edu.tw/files/15-1035-119503,c13987-1.php?Lang=en