New Students


Immigration Information


There are two types of visas. Preferably, you will get resident visa. International students must enter Taiwan with a visitor visa or resident visa.

No visa-exempt entry or landing visa.

1.Visitor visa → Resident visa → ARC
Resident visa → ARC

* Start your visa application here.

Alien Resident Certificate (ARC) Form
Students entering Taiwan with resident visa must apply for ARC within 15 days of arrival (NT$1000/year).

Taiwan ID Number Form
Students entering Taiwan with visitor visa (cannot apply for ARC right away) should apply for Taiwan ID number for banking or cell phone service.

Health Check

1.TMU health check (NT$800) is required for all new students.
Type B health check (NT$1870) is required for resident visa application. Students who enter Taiwan with visitor visa need to apply for resident visa after arrival.

*Students who do not come at the appointed time will not get the discount price for health check.
*Original & copy of your passport, 2 passport photos and a small fee will be needed on the day of your health check.



New students will need the following documents to complete registration:
1. TMU Health check.
2. Complete personal information online (log in here), print out and attach 2-inch photo.
3. Proof of financial support, i.e. scholarship award letter or statement issued by a bank.
4. Proof of 6-month overseas medical insurance or you can purchase upon registration, NT$3,000 for 6 months.
5. Authenticated diploma and transcript.

Medical Insurance by Cathay Life Insurance
Insurance Policy (En) 
Insurance Claim Form (Ch)

National Health Insurance

Enrolled students are required to join Taiwan National Health Insurance for NT$749/month (prices are subject to change without notice) from 7th month in Taiwan. New students who would like to transfer their National Health Insurance under TMU should notify the Office of Global Engagement.

TMU International Student Dormitory

Application link :
(Log In → Enrollment Procedure → 4. International Student Dormitory Application)

Application period (Taiwan Standard Time) :
Start date : 14:00 July 25, 2017
End date : 23:59 July 30, 2017
TMU offers several off-campus International Student Dormitories, all furnished with internet access.
Monthly rent ranges from NT$ 6,000-9,500 (depending on room type) plus other utilization fees.

Notes :
1. TMU is NOT able to arrange or provide accommodation for couples or families.
2. The Applicant should understand the provisions as stated in the relevant Regulations and Enforcement Rules. Application will imply that the applicant had agree to all 
the terms & conditions.
3. Students are 
NOT guaranteed housing placement, preferred dormitory, room type, room rate, or roommates. The results are announced by the Office.
4. For more dormitory information, please 
Click Here.