INTERNATIONAL COOPERATIONS OFFICE


NCKU International Summer School 2-17 August 2018

Warm greetings from National Cheng Kung University in Tainan, Taiwan! 

We would gladly invite your students to join our 2018 NCKU International Summer School scheduled from 
August 2nd to August 17th. This year, our program features i Circular Economy (iCE, where i means 
intelligent, international, industrial, integrated and interactive) as the theme and offers innovative and 
inspiring core courses to both undergraduate and postgraduate.

As iCE is the revolutionary courses and education programs in the leading-edge knowledge of Circular 
Economy at NCKU, we would like to offer program fee waiver to your students without quota limits to 
promote the program. All students need to pay is the mandatory application fee (including administration 
and insurance) for USD 210.

The Chinese language and cultural classes, which have always been of great interest to students 
worldwide, are also available at an affordable price. The school will hold an abundance of extra-curricular 
activities to bring international and local students together to foster cross-cultural and lifelong friendship 
during the program.

Program Details
A. Circular Economy Class ( 2 Credits, taught in English)
CE class includes wide-ranging topics of lectures such as energy, water and biomaterial. It will be taught 
by top professors and experts. Aiming at giving students basic concepts of sustainable thinking from 
interdisciplinary lectures, CE class demonstrates a clever and systematic use of technology on business 
and daily life, which can actually benefit the people and the environment at the same time. In addition to 
teaching theory in class, we provide company visits and hands-on activities for students to work in 
practice.

B. Chinese and Cultural Class (1 Credit)(Optional)
To immerse students in a unique cultural atmosphere, we arrange the Chinese language classes from 
beginning to intermediate levels and the cultural classes, including Chinese Opera class and Zhuanke (seal 
carving) class. Students will enjoy learning to read and speak Chinese, and even wearing the Chinese 
Opera’s costumes and make-up for a real cultural touch!

C. City Tours (Optional)
On weekends, city tours will be arranged for students who want to opt for an unforgettable travel 
experience around the areas in southern Taiwan. Tour schedules will be announced on the website.

Before application, students must submit necessary documents to METU ICO (esrak@metu.edu.tr)
before May 30, 2018 to be nominated. 
 
Application Period (for students): Online application starts from now to June 15. 
Fees Table
Application fee
(including administration and insurance)	Program fee
(USD900)	Chinese& Culture Classes	Accommodation
(A set of beddings included) 	City Tours
				Tainan	Kenting, Pingtung
NTD 6,000	Waived	NTD 6,000	NTD 5,000	NTD 1,800	NTD 2,500
(USD 210)		(USD 210)	(USD 175)	(USD 65)	(USD 90)
* Application fee is non-refundable.

Please kindly refer to the links below for details.
�	2018 NCKU International Summer School homepage: 
http://summerschool.web2.ncku.edu.tw/bin/home.php

�	2018 NCKU International Summer School Facebook: 
https://www.facebook.com/NCKUsummerschool/
 
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