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National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology

National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology

country rank: 19
world rank: 1956

University Overview

National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology was established in 2018 as a non-profit public higher education institution in Kaohsiung City (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology (NKUST) is a large (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational Taiwanese higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Education of Taiwan. In a variety of fields of study, National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology (NKUST) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Taiwanese higher-education institution, which is only two years old, has a selective admission policy based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. The admission rate ranges from 10% to 20%, making this Taiwanese higher education institution extremely selective. Students from all over the world are welcome to apply for admission. Students at NKUST have access to a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

University Identity

Name
Acronym NKUST
Founded 2018 Merger between the National Kaohsiung First University of Science and Technology (1995), the National Kaohsiung University of Applied Sciences (1963) and the National Kaohsiung Marine University (1946)
Motto Dedication, camaraderie, excellence and innovation

University Location

Address No. 1, University Road, Yanchao District Kaohsiung City 824 Kaohsiung Taiwan
Tel +886 (7) 601 1000
Fax +886 (7) 601 1011

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
International
students
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 10-20%
Admission Office No. 2, Jhuoyue Road, Nanzi District Kaohsiung City 811 (7) 601 1000

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

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