FALL 2018 STUDY ABROAD SCHOLARSHIPS: This program is eligible for up to $6500 in scholarships for Fall 2018 study abroad only! Contact Asia Study Abroad Advisor for details.
CIEE Intensive Chinese Language and Culture Program in Taipei, Taiwan
Explore beyond the classroom, and gain confidence in your Chinese language skills on CIEE’s Intensive Chinese Language and Culture program in Taipei. There’s so much to explore in this comfortable, livable city in the heart of Taiwan. By engaging with locals, you’ll improve your language skills, and make long-lasting professional connections and friends. A for-credit internship or independent research project ensures you gain real-world experience, and intercultural workshops led by experts introduce you to this country’s rich traditions.
In Taipei you will:
- Further your study of traditional Chinese characters and improve your standard Mandarin Chinese through small, intensive language classes, while Cultural Ambassadors and Taiwanese roommates help guide you through the culture and language
- Elective course taught in English that explores Taiwanese identity through its contemporary art and culture
- Engage and earn credit through an organizational internship or independent research
Please check the CIEE website for final program dates, and speak with your CIEE Study Abroad Advisor prior to booking airfare.
If you have already researched this program (identifying appropriate courses, costs, application requirements, deadlines, etc.) and you are CERTAIN that you want to apply to it, you may start the IPO portion of the application process by clicking the "Start IPO Application" button, above or below. If you are NOT certain that you want to apply to this program, please come to the Education Abroad Advising Center for advising, located at 455 Hills South Building, open Monday-Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
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If you are applying to a partner program, you must check their website for ACTUAL APPLICATION DEADLINES. The posted deadline above indicates when your UMass Abroad application materials are due and the program’s deadline may be sooner.