For international students who wish to work in Taiwan (either on campus or off campus), a valid work permit is required (online application).
With the exception of the winter and summer vacations, foreign students' sum of working hours shall not exceed 20 hours per week.
International students who work without a valid work permit will be fined NT$30,000 to NT$150,000 and may lose their residence eligibility and be deported.
For applications made in the first semester, the work permit is valid until March 31st of the next semester;
for applications made in the second semester, the work permit is valid until September 30th of the same year.
The maximum validity period of a work permit is six months.
For detailed information, please visit: https://ezworktaiwan.wda.gov.tw/en/cp.aspx?n=826B2B8EDB213BC4
Apply for the work permit here:
**Staring from Jan 1, 2020, Ministry of Labor no longer sends out the work permit card, please download it from the website by yourself.
USER GUIDE - NSYSU WORK PERMIT ONLINE APPLICATION
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