Taiwan Studies Centre at the Institute of Middle and Far Eastern Studies aims at developing knowledge and understanding of Taiwan, by:

  • Enhancing the Taiwan Studies related course offerings of the Institute;
  • Building up the Taiwan Studies related resources of the Institute;
  • Developing Taiwan Studies related scholarly exchanges; and
  • Promoting Taiwanese culture in Poland, increasing knowledge of Taiwan.

Between 2011-2014 Taiwan Studies Centre was sponsored by the Taiwan Foundation for Democracy, later between 2016-2019 by the Ministry of Education of the Republic of China (Taiwan).

In 2021 Taiwan Foundation for Democracy supported a grant 'COVID-19 Pandemic as a Challenge to Democracy and Human Rights in Taiwan and China.'

Institute of Middle and Far Eastern Studies, Jagiellonian University


The Institute of Middle and Far Eastern Studies of Jagiellonian University is the Poland's leading academic centre for the study of contemporary Asian and North African societies. More about the Institute


Information about scholarships in Taiwan

Taiwan Host Family Program

International Higher Education Scholarship Programs Handbook

For more information about scholarships in Taiwan see our "for students" section.