Extra document and information for transfer students
If you are studying/ once studied in university and want to transfer to MCU, following are information for your early attention.
- In addition to your high school transcripts and certificate, you also need to submit a photocopy of university transcripts with verification by Taipei Economic and Cultural Office. (English or Chinese verified version is also necessary if the original transcript is not in either language. The original verified transcripts shall be submitted upon registration at the beginning of the new semester.)
For students study universities in Taiwan, certificate of enrollment (在學證明) is also required.
- The estimated number of transferable credits will be decided by the program/ department after you submit your application documents, and in which year you'll study depends on the number of the credits you're allowed to transfer.
- For transfer students, students will receive MCU offer letter indicating to start from first year; the official credit transfer will be processed at the beginning of the first semester and students will be promoted to the appropriate year accordingly.
The credits gained in your previous college or university courses can be transferred after registration by application with approval from the department of the intended major and the Division of Academic Affairs.
Credit transfer application should follow the application procedure within 2 weeks after registration. Verified transcript and course syllabus are required. All programs hold the right of whether or not to accept the credit transfer application.
For students transferring credits to enter their SOPHOMORE year in Fall semester, the waived credits need to reach 32, and the maximum is 40 credits; for those entering SOPHOMORE year in Spring semester, the waived credits need to reach 48, and the maximum is 60 credits; for those entering their JUNIOR year in Fall semester, the waived credits need to reach 64, and the maximum is 80 credits.
Graduate credits can transfer up to half of the total credits for graduation as required by the graduate school.