National Taiwan University

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School Profile

National Taiwan University is the prestigious flagship university of Taiwan: it is the country’s premier research institution as well as themost comprehensive. NTU’s leading role in education and research is supported by a global strategy that capitalizes on sustained mobility, an expanded network of 450 partners and the creation of quality global opportunities.

NTU, a global university
National Taiwan University’s vision embraces strong knowledge, strong techniques and strong elites, guided by independent thought and a pioneering spirit of enterprise.
 

School introduction

NTU and Asia-Pacific
Ø   Ranked 1st in the Chinese-speaking world, i.e. Taiwan, Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau (ARWU 2014).
Ø   Ranked 8th in Asia (ARWU 2014).
Ø   Ranked 3rd in Asia-Pacific for Engineering, Technology and Computer Science (ARWU 2013).

Global rankings
Ø   Ranked 37th worldwide for academic reputation (QS World University Rankings 2014/2015).
Ø   Ranked in the 51–60 band globally for reputation (Times Higher Education Top Universities by Reputation 2013/2014).

Who can apply
We welcome intellectually curious applicants from around the world. With 10% of the student body coming from abroad, NTU is an exciting environment in which to pursue your academic interests alongside 75 nationalitiesof students, faculty and scholars.
Entry requirements vary from program to program. Thanks to generous public funding, tuition fees remain constantly affordable. Several scholarships are available. Visit us on http://oia.ntu.edu.tw.

What to study
NTU provides many opportunities to develop your potential alongside some of Taiwan’s best students and faculty, within an exciting and supportive environment. There are 11 colleges and 2 professional schools. Around 800 courses are taught in English. Students are able to undertake the most extensive range of academic programs in Taiwan. No matter what subject you are interested in, there is likely to be a significant number of high-quality courses and programs for you.
 
International students typically come to NTU:
Ø   for a degree
Ø   for an exchange or a visiting program
Ø   for a summer program
Ø   to learn Chinese

 

Characteristic

Experience of the Chinese world is a considerable asset for the students of today. An NTU education gives a clear competitive advantage – we are ranked 1st in the entire Chinese-speaking world by ARWU, a major international university ranking.

Learning Chinese
NTU’s Chinese language courses are among the world’s most popular. You can decide to learn only Chinese, or you may take Chinese courses in addition to any other academic program of your choice. Every international student has access to a wide range of levels available. Certain programs are offered free of charge to international students registered at NTU.
 
Internationalized faculty and students
Ø   More than 70% of our faculty members have obtained at least one degree overseas.
Ø   In 2016, one third of NTU undergraduate students will have been abroad to study or to complete an internship, as part of their NTU education.
Ø   NTU collaborates with 450 university-partners across 56 countries.

World-class research
Ø   1st in Taiwan by research budget.
Ø   The NTU faculty is ranked among the top 1% in the world by number of highly cited papers in 19 out of 22 areas of the ESI (Essential Science Indicators) database.
 
International research centers are set up at NTU in a range of breakthrough areas. For example:
Ø   The Intel-NTU Center –the world’s only Intel research center set up within a university outside the United States.
Ø   The Intelligent Robotics laboratory – in conjunction with top French automation institutes
Ø   The New Energy Center – developing renewable energy with seven of the world’s leading universities
Ø   The European Center in Taiwan (EUTW) – one of 32 centers worldwide established by the European Commission.
NTU will continue to develop its pioneering plan through global breadth of vision, well-rounded subject areas, and more connected teamwork with some of the world’s most outstanding companies and research institutes.
 
First-class resources and services
Some of the University’s wide-ranging resources, services and advantages include:
 
A privileged location
A large garden-campus in the center of Taipei, NTU’s main campus is easily accessible by public transport.
 
The largest library in Taiwan
The NTU Library contains four million volumes.
 
Sports facilities
A large part of the campus is devoted to exercise and health, including the New Sports Center opened in 2002, the Old Stadium and various outdoor tennis courts and playing fields.
 
An e-University
NTU offers wide computing availability on campus and provides webmail portals, multiple networking services, computer courses, distance learning services, cloud computing for storage, software share and mobile devices, such as the MyNTU portal, NTU Space, NTU AppShare, NTU SoftBank and iNTU.
 
400 student clubs
Student activities flourish as an integral part of NTU’s liberal and pluralistic environment.
 

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Learning Production Process

English name Degree difference Area college UK teaching Spring start Spring end Fall start Fall end
Graduate Institute of Biotechnology Master, Doctor Community Service、Agriculture College of Bioresources and Agriculture All in English 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Global MBA Master Social Science, Business and Law College of Management All in English 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Graduate Institute of Occupational Medicine and Industrial Hygiene Master, Doctor Medicine and Public Welfare College of Public Health Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Graduate Institute of Environmental Health Doctor Medicine and Public Welfare College of Public Health Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Graduate Institute of Health Policy and Management Doctor Medicine and Public Welfare College of Public Health Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Graduate Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine Doctor Medicine and Public Welfare College of Public Health Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Department of Electrical Engineering Master, Doctor Science College of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering Master, Doctor Science College of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Graduate Institute of Photonics and Optoelectronics Master, Doctor Science College of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Graduate Institute of Communication Engineering Master, Doctor Science College of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Graduate Institute of Networking and Multimedia Master, Doctor Science College of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Graduate Institute of Biomedical Electronics and Bioinformatics Master, Doctor Science College of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Department of Law Master, Doctor Social Science, Business and Law College of Law Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-10-01 2017-02-24
Department of Life Science Master, Doctor College of Life Science Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Graduate Institute of Plant Biology Doctor Agriculture、Science College of Life Science Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Graduate Institute of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Master, Doctor College of Life Science Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Graduate Institute of Fisheries Science Master, Doctor College of Life Science Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Department of Plant Pathology and Microbiology Master, Doctor Agriculture College of Bioresources and Agriculture Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Graduate Institute of Toxicology Master, Doctor Medicine and Public Welfare College of Medicine Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Graduate Institute of Molecular Medicine Doctor Medicine and Public Welfare College of Medicine Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Department of Civil Engineering Master Engineering and Construction College of Engineering Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Department of Chemical Engineering Master, Doctor Engineering and Construction College of Engineering Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Graduate Institute of Applied Mechanics Master, Doctor Engineering and Construction College of Engineering Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Graduate Institute of Industrial Engineering Master, Doctor Engineering and Construction College of Engineering Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Graduate Institute of Biomedical Engineering Master, Doctor Engineering and Construction College of Engineering Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Graduate Institute of Polymer Science and Engineering Engineering Doctor Engineering and Construction College of Engineering Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Department of Bioenvironmental Systems Engineering Master, Doctor Agriculture College of Bioresources and Agriculture Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Department of Agricultural Chemistry Master, Doctor Agriculture、Science College of Bioresources and Agriculture Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2016-02-24
Department of Forestry and Resource Conservation Master, Doctor Agriculture College of Bioresources and Agriculture Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Department of Agricultural Economics Master Social Science, Business and Law College of Bioresources and Agriculture All in English 2017-09-24 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-16
Department of Physical Therapy Master, Doctor Medicine and Public Welfare College of Medicine Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Graduate Program in Translation and Interpretation Master Humanity and Art College of Liberal Arts Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Department of Physics Doctor Engineering and Construction、Science College of Science Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Department of Chemistry Master, Doctor Engineering and Construction College of Science Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Department of Geosciences Master, Doctor Community Service College of Science Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Department of Atmospheric Sciences Doctor Community Service College of Science Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Graduate Institute of Oceanography Master, Doctor Community Service College of Science Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Graduate Institute of Astrophysics Doctor Community Service College of Science Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Graduate Institute of Applied Physics Doctor Engineering and Construction、Science College of Science Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Graduate Institute of Business Administration - Operations & Decision Management Division Doctor Social Science, Business and Law College of Management Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Graduate Institute of Clinical Dentistry Master, Doctor Medicine and Public Welfare College of Medicine Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Graduate Institute of Brain and Mind Sciences Master Medicine and Public Welfare College of Medicine Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2017-02-24
Graduate Institute of Environmental Engineering Master, Doctor Engineering and Construction College of Engineering Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-25 2017-10-23 2016-12-01 2018-02-24

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