National Tsing Hua University

National Tsing Hua University (NTHU) has established itself as one of the top research universities in Taiwan. Currently NTHU has seven colleges, i.e., Colleges of Science, Engineering, Nuclear Science, Humanities and Social Sciences, Life Sciences, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science as well as Technology Management. In addition, there is a Commission of General Education to coordinate the basic education curricula for the entire university. NTHU has a student population of 12,286, 634 full-time faculty members and 1,561 researchers and staff members. Among the student body, 6,136 are undergraduates, 3,845 in master programs and 2,305 pursuing doctoral degrees. The University administration provides a stimulating and nurturing environment within which our faculty can offer quality teaching and conduct innovative researches. With the special funding obtained from the Ministry of Education, NTHU is upgrading her teaching and research with the goal of ascending onto the rank of world leading universities.

National Tsing Hua University endeavors to be: A Temple of Academic Paragon and Higher Learning. A Cradle of Renaissance Man and Elite Professional. A Power House of Cutting-edge Research and Innovation. A Locomotor of Social Development and Well-being.

Foundation year: 1956
Short name: NTHU
Type: Public
Students: 16040
Faculty: 1030
Faculty/Students Ratio: 16:1
Region: Asia
Location: Hsinchu City