National Sun Yat-Sen University

National Sun Yat-Sen University Ranking

country rank: 9
world rank: 1318

University Overview

National Sun Yat-Sen University ranking is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the suburbs of Kaohsiung City (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Kaohsiung, which was founded in 1980. National Sun Yat-Sen University ranking (NSYSU) is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 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 Sun Yat-Sen University (NSYSU) 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 39 years old, has a selective admission policy based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. Students from all over the world are welcome to apply for admission. NSYSU also offers a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aid and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services to students.

National Sun Yat-Sen University Ranking

University Identity

Name National Sun Yat-Sen University
Acronym NSYSU
Founded 1980 Origins date back to 1924
Motto Study extensively; Enquire accurately; Reflect carefully; Discriminate clearly; Practice earnestly

University Location

Address No.70, Lienhai Road Kaohsiung City 80424 Kaohsiung Taiwan
Tel +886 (7) 525 2000
Fax +886 (7) 525 2630

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 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 Not reported
Admission Office No. 70, Lienhai Road Kaohsiung City 80424 (7) 525 2632

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 9,000-9,999
Academic Staff 600-699
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Taiwan Comprehensive University System (TCUS)

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