FAQ

1. Where can I get information of VISA?

  • 1-1.Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Kaohsiung)
    • Tel.:(07)2110605
    • Fax:(07)2110704
    • Address:2 Fl, No. 436, Chenggong 1st Rd, Kaohsiung City, Taiwan(R.O.C)
    • Urgent Phone:080-085078、(03)3982629
  • 1-2.National Immagrant Agency
    • Tel:06-2937641、06-2936210、06-2936472、06-2938785
    • Fax:06-2935775
    • Address:No.370, Sec. 2, Fuqian Rd., Tainan City

 

2. How to apply for the National Health Insurance?

  • 2-1. Guo-Tai Group Insurance
    • Applicants:You can apply this insurance in the Chinese Center.
    • Fee:NT&3,000/6 month。
    • Note:Apply at the start of the semester with the Chinese classes.
  • 2-2.National Health Insurance
    • Applicants:Students with a resident permit above 4 month.
    • Fee:NT$749/ month。
    • Note:You must pay 3 month in a role.

 

3. How to request for the leave of absence?

  • Fill in a "Absence Form" in the Chinese Center.
  1. Signed by the teacher of the class and hand it back to the office.
    • ※ Attention:You must apply before the absence.
  2. A sick condition please call the office and make up the application form a week after you return.

 

 

4. How to access the library?

  • Bring your "Student ID Card" and change for a library pass at the counter of the library.

 

 

5. How to apply for the department of KSU?

  • Apply at the end of January and April of each year. Bring the application form to the International Affairs Office.

 

 

6. Where can I eat at KSU?

  • Student Cafeteria and 7-11 convenience store.

 

 

7. Where can I buy groceries near KSU?

  • At 7-11 or the shops around KSU.

 

 

8. How do I get to KSU?

  • Take the Taiwan Railway to Tainan:
    1. Take Bus No.2 in front of Tainan Railway Station and stop at the end stop -- the entrance of Kun Shan Univetrsity.
    2. Take High Speed Rail to Tainan:After exiting, take the railway to Tainan Railway Station and take Bus No.2 in front of Tainan Railway Station and stop at the end stop -- the entrance of Kun Shan Univetrsity.
    3. Take the plane to Kaohsiung:
      1. Take the feeder bus at the airport then take the railway to Tainan Railway Station and take Bus No.2 in front of Tainan Railway Station and stop at the end stop -- the entrance of Kun Shan Univetrsity.
      2. Take the feeder bus at the airport then take the railway to Tainan Railway Station and take the taxi for about 10~15 min. for NT$150.

 

 

9. How do I open a bank account in Taiwan?

  • Things to prepare:
    1. Resident permit form or ROC passport form (you can apply these at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs).
    2. Passport or other credentials. (ex. driving license )

 

10. How to extend the VISA?

  • Things to prepare:
    1. Registration Certificate.
    2. Prove of attendance and absent of classes (absence should not be upon 12 hrs.)
    3. Passport (upon 6 months).
    4. 2 photos one by one inch.

 

11. How to apply for the Alien Resident VISA(ARC)?

  • Things to prepare:
    1. 2 copies of Registration Certificate.
    2. 2 copies of prove of attendance and absent of classes.
    3. Transcripts
    4. Financial Certificate ( should be above NT$50000)
    5. Passport (upon 6 months).
    6. 4 photos
    7. Health Check Report.
    8. Study Plan Report.
  • ※Immigration without VISA.

 

12. Examples of not being able to extend the visa:

  1. Using a VISA on arrival.
  2. Passport under 6 month.
  3. Record of extending before.
  4. Record of extending in Taiwan more than two times.
  5. Overdue extending VISA.
  6. If your reason is cannot order plane ticket.
  7. People suffering from chronic problems. there is no record of this problem before.