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International Students Service

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International Students Service / ARC (Alien Resident Certificate )

  ARC (Alien Resident Certificate )

For international students, the Alien Resident Certificate (ARC) serves as their temporary ID card which can prove your resident status in Taiwan. It is a very important document and we advise you to take good care of it and pay attention to its expiration date. Moreover, whether you have entered Taiwan with Resident Visa or obtained Resident Visa through visa change within Taiwan, please remember to apply for the Alien Resident Certificate and Re-entry Permit at your local office of Ministry of Interior National Immigration Agency on the next day upon arrival or within 15 days of the issue of your resident visa.

Required documents

1. Application form

2. 2-inch photo

3. Original passport with resident visa and one copy of it

4. Original Student ID Card and one copy of it

5. Payment : 

  • International students: NT$ 1,000(One-Year Valid)
  • Overseas students: NT$500(One-Year Valid, non HK & Macao students); NT$1,000(Three-Years Valid, HK & Macao students only)

Notes

1. Where to Apply: National Immigration Agency

2. Resident Visa holders (or ones who obtained Resident Visa within ROC by visa change) are required to apply for the Alien Resident Certificate and Re-entry Permit at local service of Ministry of Interior National Immigration Agency on the next day upon arrival or within 15 days of the issue of your resident visa.

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