DMDP Partner Universities

National Chengchi University

Taiwan | Taipei


National Chengchi University, Taiwan(NCCU) —founded in 1927 and located in Taipei,Taiwan— is one of the best universities in Taiwan. Over 15,000 students study at NCCU, which has 9 colleges, the colleges of Commerce, Communication, Foreign Languages and Literature, Education, International Affairs, Law, Liberal Arts, Science, and Social Sciences. The College of International Affairs is well known as a graduate school from which many diplomats have graduated. The College of International Affairs is also an APSIA member. DMDP students will be able to gain valuable experience by learning about two influential Asian societies—Japan and Taiwan.


  • International Relations Program
  • Global IR Program

  • 注1:本ページは2018年10月時点でのおおよその情報であり、変更の可能性があります。
  • 注2:授業料のほかに立命館大学への入学金(30万円)及び両大学での諸経費が発生します。
  • ※学籍上の留学期間:9月26日~翌年9月25日

  • Note1: Please note that the above information is as of Oct.2018 and subject to change.
  • Note2: Ritsumeikan Admission Fee(300,000yen) and Miscellaneous Fees will apply in addition to tuition.
  • * Official Study Abroad Period:from Sep.26 to Sep.25 in the following year

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Application Guideline

Number of Recruit

A few

Qualification Requirement(s)


  • TOEFL®-iBT score of 80 or more, IELTS score of 6.0 or more
  • To have at least a cumulative GPA of 3.0

Other Programs than IMPIS

  • Level 6 of the Chinese Proficiency Test
  • To have at least a cumulative GPA of 3.0

Degree(s) to be Conferred

  • MA in International Studies
  • MA in Japanese Studies
  • MA in Diplomacy
  • MA in East Asian Studies
  • MA in Russian Studies

Credits to be Earned at Host University

30 credits (IMPIS)
*It differs depending on the program.

Transferable Credits

Up to 10 academic credits earned at RU may be transferred to NCCU.

Program and Course Requirements

NCCU offers 6 major programs listed below and students are requested to choose one of them at the time of application. IMPIS is conducted in English, Japan Studies is conducted in Japanese and Chinese, the other courses are mainly conducted in Chinese.

  • International Master's Program in International Studies(IMPIS)
  • Master Program in Japan Studies
  • Department of Diplomacy
  • Graduate Institute of East Asia Studies
  • Graduate Institute of Russian Studies
  • Master Program of Middle Eastern and Central Asian Studies

For more details on NCCU, please visit the following links:

Tuition & Fees


Students are required to pay a regular tuition to RU. (NCCU tuition is not required under the RU-NCCU agreement, but if students wish to take classes more than the the number of the specified 30 credits, additional fees are required. 1(one) excess credit costs NT$3,310.)


DMDP students at NCCU will be financially responsible for

  • Information Appliance Fee: NT$624 (per semester)
  • Insurance Fee: NT$126 (per year)
  • Any other expense not specified in this provision that may arise in the context of the student mobility.

Accommodations & Living Costs

NCCU offers all students a room in the dormitory.(if available)
DMDP students will be allocated in a double room. Accommodation fee would be from NT$11,150 to NT$22,150.

Please note that fees here listed are as of October 2019 and are subject to change.