A foreign special professional with special expertise in the field of education

Must meet ONE of the following requirements:

  • The doctoral degree diploma issued by one of the top 200 universities in the most recent QS World University Rankings or Times Higher Education World University Rankings.

Please attach all of the following documents:

  • A certificate of service as a full-time faculty member or researcher, such service length of which is 5 years or more, shall be presented by the person who has been engaged in teaching and research for more than five years and in the past five years has worked at one of the top 500 universities in the most recent QS World University Rankings or Times Higher Education World University Rankings.

Proof of work experience is a Certificate of Employment with your full name, company name, position, actual duration of employment, company stamp/seal, or signature of the entity by which the paper was issued.

  • Documentary proof of receiving a Yushan (Young) Scholar award from the Ministry of Education.

Please attach all of the following documents:

  • Documentary evidence of salary or income tax paid. Documentary proof of salary or tax payment means one of the following:

    • A tax statement 3 years preceding the month of application (e.g., Australia PAYG Payment Summary, Canada T4, Israel 106 Form, Russia 2-NDFL, Poland PIT-11, UK P60, US W-2) to prove that your monthly salary was at average above NTD$160,000. If such certification cannot be presented owing to provisions of tax law, it may, after explanation of the tax law provisions preventing its presentation, be replaced by employer’s certification. (The Certificate of Employment should specify the period of employment, job content/position, and the actual salary received. If the Certificate of Employment does not specify the salary, it should be accompanied by a salary slip to support it).

    • The employment contract of intended future employment in the ROC.

      • Documents not made in Mandarin or English shall be attached with translations. Documents issued in the Mainland area have to be attested and examined by the institutions instituted or appointed by the Executive Yuan, or non-governmental organizations entrusted by the Executive Yuan (Strait Exchange Foundation) in accordance with the rule in Article 7 of“Act Governing Relations between Peoples of the Taiwan Area and the Mainland Area”;Documents from the following countries/regions must be verified by an overseas ROC representative office: Afghanistan, Algeria, Bengal, Bhutan, Myanmar, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cuba, Ghana, Iran, Iraq, Laos, Nepal, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan, Senegal, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Syria, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, Malaysia, and Indonesia.
  • A certificate of service as a full-time faculty member, researcher, or administrator, such service length of which is 5 years or more, shall be presented by the person who has held or is currently holding a position at any schools, colleges, universities, or their affiliated units, educational institutions, or research institutions, whether public or private, or engaged in any work listed in the Education Services sector in the Central Product Classification published by the Public Construction Commission of the Executive Yuan.

Proof of work experience is a Certificate of Employment with your full name, company name, position, actual duration of employment, company stamp/seal, or signature of the entity by which the paper was issued.

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Those who hold a doctoral degree from one of the world’s 200 top-ranking universities, have served in one of the world’s top 500 universities, and have engaged in teaching and research for at least five years, or have gained a Yushan Scholar or Yushan Young Scholar award.

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