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Incoming Visiting Students

Visiting students must be enrolled in their home university while attending NSYSU. The visit must not exceed 180 days.

Short-term Visit for Research or Internship (Bachelor/Master/Ph.D.)

Students who are accepted by one of the NSYSU professors to undertake an internship/research collaboration at NSYSU.

Short-term Visit for Research Collaboration & Thesis Writing (Master/Ph.D.)

Graduate students who are accepted by one of the NSYSU professors to undertake a research collaboration at NSYSU for completing one’s thesis.



Administrative Fee

According to “National Sun Yat-sen University Regulations Regarding Visiting Students (Inbound) Undertaking Studies in Taiwan” passed by the 5th Administrative Meeting of Semester 1, the School Year 2013 (Oct 30, 2013)

* * Article 7: All Visiting Students (except for Exchange Students nominated by partner universities) shall pay an Administrative Fee of NTD3,000(USD 100) to NSYSU.

The fee should be paid upon application and it is not refundable if the student fails to join the visiting program. 


Payment Instruction & System >>>


Miscellaneous and Tuition Fees

Miscellaneous and tuition fees will be charged in accordance with the enrolled period of the student.

The fees should be paid in cash upon registration.

- 30 Days or Less: Tuition-waived. 

- 31 to 60 Days: 1/3 Miscellaneous & Tuition fee. 

- More Than 60 Days: Full Miscellaneous & Tuition fee.




The fee standard of the College of Management applies to the College of Siwan

Latest Tuition & Fees Standard>>>


Other Fees

The fees should be paid in cash upon registration.

- NSYSU Group Insurance Fee: NT$326 (charge in accordance with the enrolled period)

- Internet Fee: NT$300

- Dorm Fee: charge in accordance with the enrolled period.


Estimated living cost per month (exclude housing): NTD 12,000-13,000 ( USD 375-407)

Meals: NTD 7,000-9,000

Transportation: NTD 500-1,500

Textbook (per semester): NTD 5,000

*The estimation is the average spending of a typical student attending NSYSU. 

*USD is subject to change due to the exchange rate



On-campus Housing


Fees (per semester)

Furniture, Air-conditioning, Internet

Shared showers & restrooms

Shared Kitchen

Living Room

Mattress & Bedding

Twin Room

NTD17000 ≒ USD567

Yes Yes

Every Floor

Every Floor


Quad Room



Yes Yes

1F of International Dorm /

1F of Dorm L

No No


Students can apply to stay at the student dormitories when applying for the visiting program.

Pictures and further info>>>


Off-campus Housing Resources

Formosa Rent House


Students can refer to these websites recommended by our former exchange students for off-campus housing:

- Relocation Service Taiwan: https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100045810176430

- K House: https://www.khouse.tw/en/house.aspx (Students should book the room through their Line services.)

*NSYSU does not guarantee the quality and safety of rentals on these sources.