Flagship Summer Program

FAQ

Q1: What does the tuition fee cover?
The fee includes language classes, textbooks, handouts, field trips, culture classes, professional seminars, company visits, service fee of NTNU fitness center, access fee of NTNU library, and accident insurance.
Q2: What does tuition fee NOT cover?
The fee excludes international airfare, accommodation, daily meals, and the costs (meals, tickets, and transportation) of local lunch outing Activity and Language Partner Activity, and the relevant costs of COVID-19 quarantine.
Q3: If I choose to stay at NTNU dormitory, can I pick who I share a dorm with?
The NTNU dorm rooms are single sex. If you have a friend (same gender) attending MTC’s Flagship program and applying for NTNU dorm as well, MTC can allocate you and your friend to share the dorm room. Otherwise, it is not allowed to pick a roommate.
Q4: How much does living cost in Taipei?
For additional living costs, students are expected to prepare approx. US$600 a month for daily meals, transportation, and other personal expenses.
Q5: Will there be a class suitable for my proficiency level?
Prior to arrival, MTC will send you an email notification of the Online Reading and Listening Assessment Test. Additionally, you will be arranged to take an Online Oral Assignment Test. Students’ class placements will be determined by the comprehensive assessment of the Online Reading and Listening Assessment Test and Online Oral Assessment Test. These assessments will help place students in the most suitable class level.
Q6: Is there a limit of students allowed to join the program?
The minimum program size is 20 students, if the final student number registered in the program is below 20, the program will be canceled. If the program is canceled due to low enrollment or other uncontrollable factors, MTC will notify the participants via email and/or website announcement and refund the whole tuition fee (including the non-refundable Enrollment Deposit) to the participants.
Q7: What is the refund policy?
The deposit is NOT refundable. The tuition fee refund policy follows the NTNU policy:
90% of tuition will be refunded for applications submitted no later than the day before the program starts.
50% will be refunded for applications submitted before 1/3 of the program is completed.
0% refunds will be given for applications submitted after the semester is 1/3 completed.
Q8: How do I prepare for the online class during the quarantine period?
MTC uses Zoom for online classes and will email students the account information before the program start date. Students are required to bring a laptop from the U.S. for the online classes.

Contact Us

Phone: 02-7749-5130
email: studymtc@mtc.ntnu.edu.tw
Address: 129 Heping East Road, Sec. 1, Taipei City, Taiwan, ROC

Head of Academic Affairs:

Chao-Mei Tu

Program Manager:

Irene Yi-Ju Chen
Lucy Ru-Jue Chen