Congratulations on your selection as a 2017-2018 ETA (English Teaching Assistant). We are very happy to welcome you to Taiwan and assist you throughout your program. Here is some information regarding what to do before you leave the United States and begin the program.

Please make sure to click on the 4 links below:

1. what to pack

2. orientation schedule

3. Frequently asked questions

4. Register for ETA teaching resource site (required)

General Information of Taiwan

Population: 23.37 million

Area: 36,194 square kilometers

Peoples: Han Chinese (97%), Aborigines (2%), Other (1%)        

Languages: Mandarin / Taiwanese / Hakka / Aboriginal

Foreign Languages: English, Japanese

Currency: New Taiwan Dollar (TWD)

Time Zone: National Standard Time (UTC+8)

Electricity: 110V, 60HZ