TCU has sister schools and carries out academic exchange programs with many overseas universities, among which are Bukkyo University in Japan, the University of British Columbia in Canada, University of Hong Kong, University of Indonesia, Beijing University, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, and Chulalongkorn University in Thailand. In order to broaden the students’ international perspective, we have been actively promoting international learning cooperation and exchange, as well as inviting renowned professionals to give lectures on our campus.
The students of TCU School of Medicine are also entitled to apply for specialized international exchange programs:
Students have the opportunity to experience internship in hospitals or medical centers overseas. TCU currently is in cooperation with Hospital of Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in the USA and National University of Singapore.
SCOPE & SCORE Exchange Programs
SCOPE & SCORE exchanges are arranged through the platform provided by IFMSA. students have the chances to conduct clinical practice or research at associated universities or hospitals worldwide.
So far, TCU School of Medicine has sent 20 students abroad and taken 12 foreign students in these programs.
As TCU is a university established by the Tzu Chi Foundation, which has 372 offices in 47 countries around the world, the members of TCU (staff and students) have the opportunities to take parts in charity works and international relief missions around the world.