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National Cheng Kung University (NCKU)

No.1, University Road, Tainan City 701, Taiwan (R.O.C.) Tainan View map
#234
Public
Very High
20,623
1,972
2,640

Overview

National Cheng Kung University is situated in Tainan City, a historical city with rich cultural heritage and a new metropolitan center for science and technology. The total area of the campus is 172.629294 hectares, including the Cheng-Kung, Sheng-Li, Kuang-Fu, Chien-Kuo, Tzu-Chiang, Ching-Yeh, Li-Hsing, and Kuei-Jen Campuses, the An-Nan Campus and some areas designated for dormitory use. In keeping with this tradition, we seek to be pioneers in the modern sciences and technology. NCKU campuses are all closely interlinked, enabling the nine colleges to share the plentiful resources. In 2006, Taiwan’s Ministry of Education put forth a plan to “Develop Top-tier Universities and Elite Research Centers”. N.C.K.U. was selected as one of the awardees and began a rapid process of upgrading the university in areas of research, teaching and extension services under the leadership of the former President of N.C.K.U. Professor Chiang Kao. In February 2007, a new leadership team led by the new N.C.K.U. President, Academician Dr. Michael M.C. Lai came into being. Indeed, with Academician Lai at the helm, vigorous new guidelines to move the university towards world-class status were established. To elevate N.C.K.U. to the next plateau of excellence, President Lai succinctly brought to the University his clear...

University Highlights

Total students - 20,623

42.8%
57.2%

International students - 2,640

59.4%
40.6%

Total faculty staff - 1,972

159
1813

Total students - 20,623

42.8%
57.2%

International students - 2,640

59.4%
40.6%

Total faculty staff - 1,972

1813
159
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