National Taiwan University of Arts, established in 1955, has the longest history of any art institution in Taiwan as well as the most specilized fields of study. A great number of famous directors have graduated from NTUA, including 78th Oscar Award Director Winner Ang Lee. Education at NTUA emphasizes humanistic thinking, creative production, theoretical analysis, and hands-on practice. 


NTUA is located in Taipei, the capital of Taiwan. More information about NTUA campus location.

Eligibility Requirements

  • 3.0 or above cumulative GPA**
  • Your major OR minor must be one of the following: Studio Art, Art History, 
  • Although CI students do not need to have Chinese language units to be eligible to apply, students who are accepted must take a Chinese Language course at National Taiwan University during their study abroad semester.

**Students with a cumulative GPA below the stated GPA will be considered when special circumstances exist. Please contact the Study Abroad Advisor for more info. 

Application Documents

Before beginning the application please read the 1-Semester Exchange Application Process (PDF, 448KB)  worksheet.

Upon Acceptance Required Paperwork

  • International CSU Healthlink Coverage (i.e. must be covered for the entire duration of the study abroad program). Your admittance status is dependent on the purchase of the CSU Healthlink Insurance.