Inbound Exchange Program:
  • Exchange Students
  • Exchange students are nominated by NYCU’s partner institutions (with valid student exchange agreement).
  • Exchange students are exempted from paying tuition fees and are required to meet the minimum credit requirements.
  • Chinese courses are free for exchange students.

  • Visiting Students
  • Students from NYCU’s partner universities are self-nominated to join the fee-paying exchange program.
  • Students from non-partner universities who wish to take courses at NYCU.
  • Visiting Students have to pay for their tuition fees and credit fees and are required to meet the minimum credit requirements.
  • Chinese courses are free for visiting students.

Inbound Short Term Research Program:
  • Short Term Research Students
  • Short term research students from international institutions who wish to research at NYCU. (less than 180 days).
  • Students will need to find the NYCU host professor first before submitting their application.
  • Students need to apply to this program three months before the tentative research start date.

Academic Year/Semester Structure
Fall (First) Semester From To
Orientation week starts Early September (a week before semester starts)
Classes start Mid-September Mid-January
Spring (Second) Semester From To
Orientation week starts Mid-February (a week before semester starts)
Classes start Mid-February Late June