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Bureau of Consular Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic of China(Taiwan)


Visitor visa for Employment-Seeking Purpose

  • Created:2021-10-25
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Visitor Visa for Employment-Seeking Purpose

Requirements Description
Completed & signed application form Please access the website: https://visawebapp.boca.gov.tw/ to fill out application form online and print it out.
Two passport-size (45 mm in height and 35 mm in width) photos in color within 6 months Photos with a white color background
Passport (original & photocopy) Valid for 6 months with blank pages (excluding temporary & emergency passport)
Proof of meeting one of the following conditions
  • Employment experience, with an average monthly salary or remuneration over the past six months that is not lower than the amount ,NT$47,971
  • Graduated within the past year from any of the world’s top  universities as listed by the ROC Ministry of Education, and not yet employed
  • Deemed otherwise eligible by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs following consultations with the central competent authority
  • Proof of average monthly salary or remuneration over the past six months (only for applicants with work experience)
  • Certificate of highest education level attained and proof of employment

    Foundation for International Cooperation in Higher Education of Taiwan

​World's Top Universities Rankings for Job-seeking Visa for Foreign Professionals

  1. QS World University Rankings  
  2. The Times Higher Education World University Rankings  
  3. U.S. News and World Report Best Global Universities Rankings

Please click any of the websites above to check whether the university you graduated from is listed among the world’s top universities.

Proof of sufficient financial resources ( at least NT$100,000 or its equivalent )  
Proof of health and full hospitalization insurance for the entire duration of stay in the ROC (Taiwan)  
Certificate of good conduct  
Plan for seeking employment  
Other supporting documents (if requested)  


  1. Applicants can lodge their applications with the necessary documents and statutory fee at our overseas missions.
  2. Interview may be required when necessary.



  1. Visas are issued as stipulated by Article 12 of the Statute Governing Issuance of ROC Visas for Foreign Passports. As a sovereign nation, the ROC has the right to refuse applications for visas without providing any explanation for such  decisions; visa application fee is not refundable.
  2. Please refer to "Standard Fees for Republic of China (Taiwan) Visas in Foreign Passports(pdf file)."


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