Welcome, new ETAs!


Congratulations on your selection as a 2018-2019 ETA (English Teaching Assistant)!

We are excited to welcome you to Taiwan and assist you throughout the year. Please find below information about Taiwan and how to prepare for your time here.

Population: 23.55 million (2017)
Area: 36,194 square kilometers
Major Ethnic Groups: Han Chinese (97%), Aborigines (2%), Other (1%)
Languages: Mandarin / Taiwanese / Hakka / Aboriginal
Currency: New Taiwan Dollar (TWD)
Time Zone: National Standard Time (UTC+8)
Electricity: 110V, 60HZ