Tamkang University

Tamkang University Ranking

country rank: 8
world rank: 1026

University Overview

Tamkang University, established in 1950, is a private higher-education school situated in the suburbs of New Taipei City (population range of 50,000-249,999 people), New Taipei. Tamkang University (TKU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational Taiwanese higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Education of Taiwan. Tamkang University (TKU) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Taiwanese higher-education school, which is almost 70 years old, has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. TKU also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services to students.

Tamkang University Ranking

University Identity

Name Tamkang University
Acronym TKU
Founded 1950
Motto Simplicity, Truthfulness, Firmness and Perseverance

University Location

Address No. 151, Yingzhuan Road, Tamsui District New Taipei City 25137 New Taipei Taiwan
Tel +886 (2) 2621 5656
Fax +886 (2) 2623 7384

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 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
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office No. 151, Yingzhuan Road, Tamsui District New Taipei City 251 (2) 2621 5656 ext. 2207

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff 700-799
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Foundation for Cooperation in Higher Education of Taiwan (FICHET) Association of Private Universities and Colleges (APUC) Asia-Pacific Association for International Education (APAIE) Association of International Educators (NAFSA) Open Education Consortium (OEC) European Union Centre in Taiwan (EUTW) International Association of Universities (IAU) Excellent Long-Established University Consortium of Taiwan (ELECT)

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