NCU was founded in 1915 at Nanking and was ranked among the best universities in China, such as Beijing university and Chinghua university, NCU was restablished in Chungli, Taiwan in 1962. Since then it has developed from a graduate institute of Geophysics to full university status with six colleges and more than thirty departments and graduate programs.
NCU's attitude towards higher education is best summarized by its school motto-sincerity and simplicity. Priority is always given to fundamental principles and responsibilities. For many of our faculty and students, this motto is also their philosophy for life.