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Physical Examination of Freshman

update on Jan. 30th,2023

  • All the Freshman are required to complete the physical examination before the end of first semester in school. Even you are an ARC (Alien Residence Certificate) holder, you still need to do the “Freshman Health Examination.”
  • If you want to do the physical examination in NCKU hospital, NCKUH has provide two types of physical examination for Overseas Freshman to choose (General-NT$850/ For visa-NT$1300), please choose one of them after thinking twice or discussing it with OIA (Office of International Affairs) staff.
  • Be noticed, you’ll need to submit your physical examination report to the NCKU Health Center by yourself if you are not doing the examination in NCKU hospital.
  • Exchange students, who intended to stay in Taiwan for more than three months but less than 6 months, without the proof of positive measles, mumps, and rubella antibody titers or vaccination certificates, have to take MMR vaccine at the NCKU hospital or other private clinics at your own expenses. (google form for exchange students only - click here)
  • Discount is only provide for new students in the first semester in NCKU, and don't forget to check the assigned discount period with your own voucher.


1.  Types of physical examination

(1) General Physical Examination -NT$850(discount period) / NT$1200(without discount period)

(2) Physical Examination for visa-NT$1300(discount period) / NT$1680(without discount period)

  • Be aware, if you only have “visitor visa” and need to apply the resident visa for ARC, you may need to choose “Physical Examination for visa”.
  • Because there is daily limit number of “physical examination for visa (NT$1300)” in NCKU hospital, we'll schedule your date of examination according to the expiry date of your visitor visa and the dates you choose on the google form below.
  • Please follow the steps below to get your voucher and remember to complete the physical examination on the date we assigned for you.


2. Booking way of physical examination

Step 1
NCKU hospital has provide two types of physical examination for Overseas Freshman to choose (General-NT$850/ For visa-NT$1300), please choose one of them after thinking twice or discussing it with OIA (Office of International Affairs) staff.(Tel: 06-2757575#50460)

Step 2

You may do the rapid-test by yourself on the 7th day after arrived in Taiwan and upload the picture which includes self-test's result, testing date, your chinese name and your student ID to theKUAP appin 2 days before going to the hospital or entering the campus.
You may buy a rapid-test kit or get one from school with making an online appointment with the KUAP app. (pick-up method below)

  ·  Enter the KUAP app with student ID and make an online appointment for the rapid-test kit.
  ·  Pick-up Location:光復校區雲平大樓東棟二樓-環安衛中心。

  ·  Self-test Location:光復校區雲平大樓東棟一樓。

Step 3

Please fill in the google form, then you'll get a voucher within an email which is sent by school (NCKU Health Center)

Step 4

-->Check your email and Print the "NCKU for Freshman Physical Examination Consent for Release of Information(Please print it single sided) and the "First Visit Registration Form".
Fill in both of them and bring them with you to the hospital counter.

Step 5
Please fast for 12 hours before the health examination and bring all the required documents (check it below the websitewith you when going to the hospital on the appointment date of physical examination.

Step 6
After complete the examination, bring the pink payment receipt to the NCKU health center for stamping the admission procedure list.


3. Discount Period in NCKU hospital

  • Spring semester in 2023: Feb, 6th - Feb, 24th (except who arrive Taiwan after March, 2023)


4. What you need to prepare for Health Examination

  • Required documents: 
     (1) Passport / Visitor Visa
     (2) Voucher of physical examination (print it out or show your email to hospital counter )
     (3) Fee
     (4) First Visit Registration Form

     (5) NCKU for Freshman Physical Examination Consent for Release of Information (Please print it single sided)

  • Registration Time:
    Monday to Friday 08:13~11:00(a.m.), 13:03~16:00 (p.m.)
  • Location of Registration Counter:
    Referral Center in NCKU Hospital Clinic Building (1F)
  • Health examination remarks:
    -->Please fast for 12 hours before the health examination. If you are really thirsty, you can have some water, but not any drinks with sugar.
    -->Please wear loose and comfortable clothing to attend health examination.

    -->For students on prescribed lenses, please bring the lenses on the day of the examination, so that post-treatment eyesight can be tested.

  • Sending of Report
    -->Once you finish the whole procedure, the hospital will help you send the report by email to school in 1 month if you do the exam in discount period.   Remember to check the result online with the website which made by NCKU hospital in 3 months.
    -->If you choose “Physical Examination for visa(NT$1300)”, the hospital will send the report to you in about 10 days.​ Keep it safely if you have received it.
    -->If you didn't do the exam in discount period or doing it in other hospital, please submit "the copy of report" and "the consent (above)" to the NCKU health center by yourself after you received the report which sent from hospital.