National Taiwan University

National Taiwan University

Top reasons to study here

  • NTU MOOCs have more than 1,100,000 enrollments and over 33,000 course completions.
  • NTU OCW offers 240 online courses and has accumulated more than 17,000,000 visits.
  • Global partnerships with 633 universities from 82 countries

Short Courses

Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (2)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (2)
Engineering & Technology (1)
Humanities (1)

About

History

NTU's institutional predecessor was Taihoku Imperial University, founded in 1928 by the Japanese colonial administration. The first president was Shidehara Tan Tairaka Hiroshi. In 1945, the Republic of China won the war of resistance against Japan, and Taiwan was handed over to the Nationalist government of China.

Education

NTU has 11 colleges, 54 departments,107 graduate institutes, and eight master's and PhD programs, which range from the natural sciences to the humanities, society, and the arts. It offers more than 7,800 courses each semester, placing it tops in the nation in terms of both breadth of academic fields and volume of programs. Students who study at NTU become a part of the nation’s richest center of learning and are given the opportunity to receive a diverse, superlative education.  

Research

  • International Research Centers
  • National-Level Research Centers
  • University-Level Research Centers

University Ranking

QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2023
77 -9
2022
68 -2
2021
66
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2023
187 -74
2022
113 -16
2021
97
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2022
201
2021
201
2020
201
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2023
-
2022
-
2021
184
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.

Services

Housing services

NTU provides a variety of on-campus housing for International, Overseas Chinese, Hong Kong and Macau Students. However, the university is unable to arrange accommodation for couples or families, nor provide assistance for finding off-campus housing.

Student Life

Campus life

  • NTU Campus in Taiwan
  • NTU Campus in Taipei City (Main Campus)

Accreditation

National Taiwan University | AACSB Accredited.

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