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Medical Insurance

Four months after receiving an Alien Resident Certificate (ARC), students will be qualified to enroll in Taiwan’s National Health Insurance Program. The expected payment is about NT$749 (US$25) per month. The medical insurance will cover the same medical coverage as all Taiwan citizens.


Living and Housing Cost

Both Chinese and Western-style meals are available at reduced cost at the cafeteria and Café Sinica of the Activity Center in Academia Sinica.

The Sport Center in Academia Sinica is equipped with jogging track, gym, swimming pool, aerobic court, tennis court, badminton court, and basketball court. The entrance fee for students to access the jogging track, gym, and swimming pool is NT$50 (about US$1.5) per person, and there is an additional charge for accessing courts.

The Academia Sinica International Student Dormitory provides accommodation for first-year students. The rent for a single room is NT$5,500 (about US$170) per month. Please note that there is an additional charge for a car parking space of NT$ 1,000 (about US$30) per month .


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