FICHET cooperates with universities and corresponding organisations in targeted countries around the world. Its aim is to represent the interest of Taiwanese universities at an international level and to support Taiwan’s universities in their internationalisation process.
By organizing higher education leadership forums with our global partners, we strengthen the understanding between countries. For universities, it’s regarded as a way to consolidate current partnerships and to establish new cooperative programs.
2021 Taiwan-France Higher Education Online Roundtable Provides New Impetus for Bilateral Cooperation in Science and Technology
On October 20, 2021, the Foundation for International Cooperation in Higher Education Taiwan (FICHET) and the French Office in Taipei (BFT) held the 2021 Taiwan-France Higher Education Online Roundtable, continuing a long tradition of regular exchanges between institutions of higher education in both countries to promote bilateral academic exchange, deepen bilateral understanding and to lay a solid foundation for future dialogue on learning, teaching and research. The roundtable was opened by Taiwan’s Representative Office in France, Ambassador Chi-Chung Wu, and […]
The 1st Taiwan-Russia Higher Education Online Roundtable marks a new stage in the development of bilateral collaboration in learning, instruction and research
On April 14, 2021, the Foundation for International Cooperation in Higher Education Taiwan (FICHET) and The Russia Rectors’ Union (RRU) held the Taiwan-Russia Higher Education Online Roundtable, a forum for dialogue between universities and colleges, marking an important milestone in higher education exchange between Taiwan and Russia. The Roundtable opened with opening remarks from Mr. Keng Chung-Yung, Representative, Representative Office in Moscow for the Taipei-Moscow Economic and Cultural Coordination Commission and Mr. Sergey V. Petrov, Representative, Representative Office in Taipei […]
2021 – The 3rd Taiwan-Austria Higher Education Forum Pursuing Sustainable Development in Teaching and Research Collaboration
In response to COVID-19 restrictions, the 3rd Taiwan-Austria Higher Education Forum was held online on March 17, 2021, hosted by the Foundation for International Cooperation in Higher Education of Taiwan (FICHET) and Austria’s Agency for Education and Internationalisation (OeAD). The forum was officially opened by Ambassador Katharine Chang, Head of Mission of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Austria, and Ambassador Roland Rudorfer, Director of the Austrian Office in Taipei. Attendees included Taiwan’s Deputy Minister of Education Lio Mon-Chi, […]
Connecting Past, Present, and Future of the Cooperation in the Higher Education between Taiwan and Austria Covid-19 has disrupted virtually all aspects of higher education. The third Taiwan-Austria Higher Education Forum, originally scheduled to take place 2020, has been postponed due to Covid-19 pandemic. As the world is continuously affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, now is an important time to deepen Taiwan-Austria higher education partnerships in supporting the transnational education collaborations. The 2021 Taiwan-Austria Higher Education Online Forum will provide […]
Taiwan-UK Virtual Higher Education Delegation 2020 Launches a New Mode of Interaction Between Bilateral Partners
Following the success of the 1st “Taiwan-UK Higher Education Forum” in London in 2019, the Taiwan-UK Virtual Higher Education Delegation 2020 was successfully held from December 7th to 9th this year. The event was jointly organized by the Taipei Representative Office in the UK, the Foundation for International Cooperation in Higher Education of Taiwan, the British Council Taiwan and Universities UK International. In addition to building on collaborations established in the previous year, the event also set the stage for […]
Why 2021 is the best year yet for UK-Taiwan Higher Education partnerships? Covid-19 has disrupted virtually all aspects of higher education. The second Taiwan-UK Higher Education Forum, originally scheduled to take place in Taiwan in September 2020, has been postponed until further notice due to travel restrictions and further uncertainties caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. As the world emerges from the Covid-19 pandemic, now is an important time to raise awareness of the vital role of higher education partnerships in […]
The 2nd “Taiwanese- German Higher Education Policy Forum” debut in Taiwan, opening the cooperation mechanism, scientific and research dialogue between Taiwan and Germany
Following the success of the first Higher Education Forum in Berlin, Germany 2016, the 2nd Taiwanese-German Higher Education Policy Forum was held on November 5, 2019 at the National Taiwan University of Science and Technology. The German delegation led by Prof. Dr. Peter-André Alt, President of German Rectors’ Conference include 10 dignitaries from 8 Germany’s most prestigious institutions. 89
Professor Mei-fen Chen, CEO of FICHET received the delegations from Fulbright Taiwan on October 29, 2019 (Randall Nadeau, Executive Director; Lisa Lin, Program Director; Dalia Chang, CSAT Program Specialist; Astin Chang, CSAT Program Specialist)
The 2019 Osaka-Taipei Higher Education Conference hosted by the Consortium of Universities in Osaka was held on 25 October 2019 at the International House, Osaka. The theme of this year’s conference is “Attracting Excellent International Students: Connecting University’s Diversity Perspectives.” The conference brought together over 40 participants from 20 universities from both sides.
The “2019 Taiwan-Europe Higher Education Partnership Networking” was held on October 26th at the World Trade Center III, jointly organized by FICHET, European Education Fair Taiwan (EEFT), DAAD, Campus France and British Council. The event brought together 130 participants from 82 higher education institutions.