Technical and Vocational Public
First Tech – First Choice among Technological Universities in Taiwan
First Tech, founded as National Institute of Technology of Kaohsiung in 1995 and formally renamed National Kaohsiung First University of Science and Technology in 1998, is the first technological university established in southern Taiwan. In 2010, further to its outstanding achievements as an institute of higher learning, First Tech promoted the concept of Entrepreneurial University. The aim is to cultivate students’ innovative spirit and develop entrepreneurial qualities characterized by passion, commitment, and sharing. The University hopes to nurture students’ competitiveness in employment as well as to develop valuable human resources for the economy.
Moving Forward to an Entrepreneurial University
First Tech has promoted the concept of Entrepreneurial University since 2010 and has been implementing various talents development programs. The First Tech Angel Fund is the first on-campus fund in southern Taiwan to encourage business startups among faculty and students. The First Tech Innovation Lab serves to nurture entrepreneurship on campus. First Tech further forged a Cross-strait Innovation and Entrepreneurial University Alliance with 9 universities in Taiwan and China, including National Taipei University of Technology, National Yunlin University of Science and Technology in Taiwan, and University of Science and Technology Beijing. The alliance aims to establish a model for entrepreneurial university in Asia.
|English name||Degree difference||Area||college||UK teaching||Spring start||Spring end||Fall start||Fall end|
|International Master of Business Administration||Master||Social Science, Business and Law||College of Management||All in English||2016-11-01||2016-11-30||2016-01-01||2016-04-30|
|Ph.D. Program in Engineering Science and Technology||Doctor||Engineering and Construction||College of Engineering||All in English||2016-11-01||2016-11-30||2016-01-01||2016-04-30|