By: Emerson Lin and William Yen
Manila, Feb. 18 (CNA) The Taiwan Education Center Philippines, and St. Paul University Quezon City
held an event Monday to encourage students and faculty from the university to study in Taiwan and to even apply for scholarships to pursue doctoral degrees.
Lee Cheng-han (李政翰), the education secretary at Taiwan’s representative office in Manila, briefed students and faculty at the event on Taiwan’s higher education system and the quality of instruction.
Whether students want to develop academically or develop practical skills, Taiwan can provide appropriate courses, and scholarships are also available from Taiwan’s government, Lee said.
The program’s manager, Huang Tse-hsiang (黃澤翔), said another purpose of the event was to expose Filipino students to the possibilities and fun of learning a foreign language through Chinese language classes. [FULL STORY]