Full Scholarship to get a Degree in Taiwan.

If you speak Mandarin well enough to pass the TOCFL level 3, you’re eligible for a MOE scholarship in Taiwan, which will cover all your tuition costs for five years undergraduate study in Taiwan plus a $530 monthly stipend to help cover living expenses. If you couldn’t currently pass the TOCFL level 3 or you’re in high school, you can …

Best Scholarship to Study Chinese in Taiwan for Free

Want to study Chinese but not sure how to pay for it. The government of Taiwan will award you a $900/month scholarship to study Chinese in Taiwan for up to a year. They only require that you be over 18 years old, not already enrolled in a Taiwanese school, and able to take and pass Chinese fluency tests, called TOCFL …

Best TOCFL Test Centers in Germany

If you’re looking to take the TOCFL test in Germany, you have two options: the Taipei Representation building in Berlin or the Rhine Taipei Chinese School in Willich. The Rhine Taipei Chinese School is a private school, which usually does not allow non-students to take the test, but it’s worth reaching out and asking. Location Taipei Representation in the Federal …

Best TOCFL Test Centers in the Philippines

If you’re looking to take the TOCFL test in the Philippines, options are pretty limited. Your only option is Grace Christian College in Quezon City. This is a private college, which will occasionally allow non-students to take tests in their facilities but it’s entirely at their discretion. Location Grace Christian College Address Grace Village, Sto Domingo St. Quezon City, Philippines …

Best TOCFL Test Centers in Japan

There are three locations where you can take the TOCFL test in Japan: at the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Osaka, the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Tokyo, Kochi University in Kochi. There are two other locations where you might be able to take the TOCFL but they’re both private schools and those usually don’t let outsiders take …

Best TOCFL Test Centers in Indonesia

If you’re looking to take the TOCFL test in Indonesia, for better or worse, there’s only one option: the Taipei Economic and Trade Office in Jakarta. There’s one other location which is able to provide the TOCFL but it’s a private institution and they probably won’t provide the TOCFL to outsiders. Location Taipei Economic and Trade Office in Jakarta Address …

Best TOCFL Test Centers in USA

If you’re looking to take the TOCFL in America, you’ve got a wide variety of choices. You can take the test in Chicago, Houston, New York, and Washington DC. For each center you’ll need to register with them 3-4 weeks before you want to take the test, and then travel in for the roughly 2 hour test. Of course, you …

TOCFL Test Dates

The TOCFL will be offered at official test institutes in Taiwan at 7 different times: January 9th , March 6th and 7th, April 24th, May 22nd and 23rd, July 24th, September 4th, and November 13th and 14th. At of the time of writing, the July test has been canceled due to Covid and it’s unclear whether the September and November …

TOCFL vs HSK

Whether to take the HSK or TOCFL depends on where you want to go. The HSK, or Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi, is the official Mandarin fluency test of Mainland China; if you’re planning to work or study there, that’s the test you should take. The TOCFL, or Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language. Is the official Mandarin fluency test of …

6 Best TOCFL Prep Books and Textbooks

TOCFL stands for Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language test. It is a standardized test for non-native Chinese speakers to evaluate their skills in the Chinese language which was developed by National Taiwan Normal University. TOCFL test is taken by thousands of people all over the world because it is widely accepted and its accuracy. TOCFL is collectively based …