National Chung Hsing Univeristy

The Best in Taiwan

Started as an agricultural college in 1919, NCHU now has evolved into a research-oriented university.

8 Colleges and English-Taught Programs

NCHU is committed to international integration and cooperation to increase the academic standards and to meet students' needs for highly qualified personnel.

International Students at NCHU

NCHU welcomes students into its 8 colleges and offers the programs which are taught in English environment.

Open the Gate to the World!

NCHU is going global and advancing step by step to become one of Asia's top universities.

University

University National Chung Hsing Univeristy
Type of School Public University
Location Taichung City
Students 15,000 to 20,000
Programs
(For Intl. Students)
124

Contact Person

Contact Person Office of International Affairs
Tel 886 4 2284 0206 ext. 26
Mail chunyi9324@nchu.edu.tw
Website www.nchu.edu.tw

World University Rankings

601-650 QS World University Rankings
601-800 Times Higher Education Top Universities by Reputation
701-800 Academic Ranking of World Universities

Other Ranking Information

Ranked in the top 1% in the world by the global institution, ESI (Essential Science Indicators). Many academic areas of the NCHU are not only ranked top in the nation but also in the world, as well. In particular, the academic fields of agricultural science, plant & animal science, chemistry, engineering, material science, biology & biochemistry, and clinical medicine, are ranked in the top 1% in the world by the global institution, ESI (Essential Science Indicators).
#96 Asian University Rankings
#426 CWTS Leiden Ranking

Basic Info

That NCHU began as the Advanced Academy of Agronomy and Forestry in 1919. The University continued to grow in size, and in 1971 it became a national university, and assumed its present name: National Chung Hsing University (NCHU). NCHU is now a comprehensive university where one can study a wide range of disciplines such as agriculture, science, engineering, literature, law and politics, business management, and the veterinary medicine.

The university has 8 colleges, which are subdivided into 32 departments, 21 graduate institutes and 10 cross-department degree programs, with the Center for General Education as an independent academic organization set up to ensure the balanced study of different academic fields. Currently, NCHU has approximately 17,000 students with 757 full-time faculty members, of which 92% hold doctorate degrees from top national and foreign university.

NCHU has more than 90 years of history and good reputation or its participation in the agricultural industry and environmental protection acts. NCHU was ranked among top 1% of global institutions in terms of article citation rate in the 11 disciplines; namely, agricultural sciences, engineering, plant & animal sciences, materials science, chemistry, biology & biochemistry, clinical medicine.

Performance

NCHU is continued commitment to international integration and cooperation to increase the academic standards and cultivate students with the social needs of highly qualified personnel. NCHU will take it step-by-step, becoming the top university in Asia and becoming global and Special Accomplishments are as follows.
1. Research & Innovation: NCHU’s faculty have also made great contributions to the advancement of Taiwan’s international agricultural aid and diplomatic relationships with other nations. Additionally, NCHU is the only university in Taiwan granted with 3 “Project of Excellence” awards in the field of biology & agricultural biotechnology by the National Science Council and Ministry of Education.
2. Industry-University Cooperation: NCHU has experience at applying patent and provides servicing, promotion technology, cultivate professional fields…etc. NCHU has been in the top 100 at applying patent in Taiwan since 2004. It successful cultivates over 160 companies and won Ministry of Science and Technology, Council of Agriculture, and Ministry of Economic Affairs awards. NCHU has received awards and honours of Top of Incubator Centre in Taiwan, Top 10 of Incubator Centre in Asia.
3. Internationalization:At NCHU, the foreign students come from different countries all over the world to pursuit knowledge and various international activities are ongoing, such as dual-degree programs, student and faculty exchange programs, study abroad programs, mutual visits by scholars, international symposiums and conferences, take place all year round at NCHU. NCHU also has established partnership linkages with 197 universities in Asia, America, Oceania, and Europe.

Scholarship

The information is supported by Study in Taiwan.

Scholarship Title Background
National Chung Hsing University Scholarship Regulations for Foreign Degree-seeking Students (PhD) PHD
TIGP Scholarship PHD
National Chung Hsing University Scholarship Regulations for Foreign Degree-seeking Students (Master) MA
ESIT Scholarship Projects MA, PHD

Program

The information is supported by Study in Taiwan.

Program Title Field of Study Level English
Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures - Foreign language and literature studies MA <50%
Department of Animal Science - Crop and livestock production
- Fisheries
PHD <50%
Department of Computer Science and Engineering - Electrical and electronic engineering
- Computer use
PHD <50%
Department of Computer Science and Engineering - Electrical and electronic engineering
- Computer use
MA <50%
International Bachelor Program of Agribusiness (IBPA) - Crop and livestock production
- Domestic services
BA > 90%
International Master Program of Agriculture(IMPA) - Crop and livestock production
- Domestic services
MA > 90%
Department of Bio-industrial Mechatronics Engineering - Crop and livestock production
- Engineering and engineering trades not elsewhere classified
PHD <50%
Department of Bio-industrial Mechatronics Engineering - Crop and livestock production
- Engineering and engineering trades not elsewhere classified
MA <50%
Graduate Institute of Sports and Health Management - Management and administration
- Teacher education for specific subject area
MA <50%
Department of Entomology - Crop and livestock production
- Domestic services
PHD <50%
Department of Applied Mathematics - Mathematics PHD <50%
Department of Business Administration - Management and administration
- Accounting and taxation
PHD <50%
Department of Chinese Literature - Local language and literature studies PHD Chinese
Department of Chemical Engineering - Chemical engineering and processes
- Chemistry
PHD <50%
Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures - Foreign language and literature studies BA 50%
Department of History - History and archaeology PHD Chinese
Department of History - History and archaeology MA Chinese
Department of History - History and archaeology BA Chinese
Gradute Institute of Molecular Biology - Engineering and engineering trades not elsewhere classified
- Biochemistry and related sciences
MA <50%
Department of Electrical Engineering - Electrical and electronic engineering PHD <50%
Department of Electrical Engineering - Electrical and electronic engineering MA <50%
Department of Electrical Engineering - Electrical and electronic engineering BA <50%
Gradute Institute of Molecular Biology - Biochemistry and related sciences
- Medicine and health not elsewhere classified
PHD <50%
Department of Horticulture - Crop and livestock production
- Domestic services
PHD <50%
Department of Horticulture - Crop and livestock production
- Domestic services
MA <50%
Department of Materials Science and Engineering - Mining and extraction PHD <50%
Department of Materials Science and Engineering - Mining and extraction MA <50%
Department of Materials Science and Engineering - Mining and extraction BA 50%
Department of Bio-industrial Mechatronics Engineering - Crop and livestock production
- Engineering and engineering trades not elsewhere classified
BA Chinese
Department of Chemical Engineering - Chemical engineering and processes
- Chemistry
MA <50%
Department of Chemical Engineering - Chemical engineering and processes
- Chemistry
BA <50%
Gradute Institute of Statistics - Mathematics MA <50%
Department of Applied Mathematics - Mathematics MA <50%
Department of Applied Mathematics - Mathematics BA <50%
Department of Chemistry - Chemistry PHD <50%
Department of Chinese Literature - Local language and literature studies MA Chinese
Department of Chinese Literature - Local language and literature studies BA Chinese
Department of Computer Science and Engineering - Electrical and electronic engineering
- Computer use
BA Chinese
Department of Entomology - Crop and livestock production
- Domestic services
MA <50%
Department of Entomology - Crop and livestock production
- Domestic services
BA <50%
Molecular and Biological Agricultural Sciences (MBAS) - Crop and livestock production
- Agriculture not elsewhere classified
PHD > 90%
Department of Horticulture - Crop and livestock production
- Domestic services
BA Chinese
Department of Environmental Engineering - Environmental protection technology PHD <50%
Department of Environmental Engineering - Environmental protection technology MA <50%
Department of Marketing - Economics
- Management and administration
MA <50%
Department of Marketing - Economics
- Management and administration
BA <50%
Department of Life Sciences - Biology
- Unspecified
PHD <50%
Department of Life Sciences - Biology
- Unspecified
MA <50%
Department of Life Sciences - Biology
- Unspecified
BA <50%
Department of Mechanical Engineering - Mechanical engineering PHD 50%
Department of Mechanical Engineering - Mechanical engineering MA 50%
Department of Animal Science - Crop and livestock production
- Fisheries
MA 50%
Department of Animal Science - Crop and livestock production
- Fisheries
BA <50%
Graduate Institute of Technology Management - Management and administration
- Accounting and taxation
MA 75%
Department of Agronomy - Crop and livestock production
- Domestic services
PHD <50%
Department of Agronomy - Crop and livestock production
- Domestic services
MA <50%
Department of Agronomy - Crop and livestock production
- Domestic services
BA <50%
Department of Forestry - Crop and livestock production
- Forestry
PHD 50%
Department of Forestry - Crop and livestock production
- Forestry
MA 50%
Department of Forestry - Crop and livestock production
- Forestry
BA 50%
Department of Applied Economics - Agriculture not elsewhere classified
- Economics
PHD <50%
Department of Applied Economics - Agriculture not elsewhere classified
- Economics
MA <50%
Department of Applied Economics - Agriculture not elsewhere classified
- Economics
BA <50%
Department of Plant Pathology - Crop and livestock production
- Domestic services
PHD <50%
Department of Plant Pathology - Crop and livestock production
- Domestic services
MA <50%
Department of Plant Pathology - Crop and livestock production
- Domestic services
BA <50%
Department of Soil and Environmental Sciences - Crop and livestock production
- Domestic services
PHD <50%
Department of Soil and Environmental Sciences - Crop and livestock production
- Domestic services
MA <50%
Department of Soil and Environmental Sciences - Crop and livestock production
- Domestic services
BA <50%
Department of Soil and Water Conservation - Crop and livestock production
- Agriculture not elsewhere classified
PHD <50%
Department of Soil and Water Conservation - Crop and livestock production
- Agriculture not elsewhere classified
MA <50%
Department of Soil and Water Conservation - Crop and livestock production
- Agriculture not elsewhere classified
BA <50%
Department of Food Science and Biotechnology - Food science
- Domestic services
PHD <50%
Department of Food Science and Biotechnology - Food science
- Domestic services
MA <50%
Graduate Institute of Library and Information Science - Library, information and archival studies MA Chinese
Graduate Institude of Bio-Industry Management - Agriculture not elsewhere classified
- Management and administration
MA Chinese
Graduate Institute of Biotechnology - Medical laboratory and technology
- Medicine and health not elsewhere classified
PHD 50%
Graduate Institute of Biotechnology - Medical laboratory and technology
- Medicine and health not elsewhere classified
MA 50%
Bachelor Program of Biotechnology - Domestic services
- Medical laboratory and technology
BA <50%
Department of Finance - Economics
- Accounting and taxation
PHD Chinese
Department of Finance - Economics
- Accounting and taxation
MA Chinese
Department of Finance - Economics
- Accounting and taxation
BA Chinese
Department of Business Administration - Management and administration
- Accounting and taxation
MA <50%
Department of Business Administration - Management and administration
- Accounting and taxation
BA <50%
Department of Chemistry - Chemistry MA <50%
Department of Management Information Systems - Management and administration
- Library, information and archival studies
MA <50%
Department of Management Information Systems - Management and administration
- Library, information and archival studies
BA <50%
Department of Accounting - Management and administration
- Accounting and taxation
MA <50%
Department of Accounting - Management and administration
- Accounting and taxation
BA <50%
Department of Law - Law BA Chinese
Graduate Institute of International Politics - Political science and related disciplines
- Sociology and related disciplines
PHD <50%
Graduate Institute of International Politics - Political science and related disciplines
- Sociology and related disciplines
MA <50%
Graduate Institute of National Policy and Public Affairs - Political science and related disciplines MA Chinese
Gradute Institute of Professional Development for Educators - Education science MA Chinese
Department of Civil Engineering - Construction and civil engineering PHD <50%
Department of Civil Engineering - Construction and civil engineering MA <50%
Department of Civil Engineering - Construction and civil engineering BA <50%
Graduate Institute of Precision Engineering - Electrical and electronic engineering
- Mechanical engineering
PHD <50%
Graduate Institute of Precision Engineering - Electrical and electronic engineering
- Mechanical engineering
MA <50%
Graduate Institute of Biomedical Engineering - Engineering and engineering trades not elsewhere classified
- Medicine
MA 50%
Graduate Institute of Communication Engineering - Electrical and electronic engineering
- Engineering and engineering trades not elsewhere classified
MA <50%
Graduate Institute of Optoelectronic Engineering - Electrical and electronic engineering
- Mechanical engineering
MA <50%
Department of Physics - Physics PHD <50%
Department of Physics - Physics MA <50%
Department of Physics - Physics BA <50%
Graduate Institute of Nano Science - Mining and extraction
- Engineering and engineering trades not elsewhere classified
MA <50%
Graduate Institute of Biochemistry - Biochemistry and related sciences
- Biology
PHD 50%
Graduate Institute of Biochemistry - Biochemistry and related sciences
- Biology
MA 50%
Graduate Institute of Biomedical Sciences - Medicine
- Medicine and health not elsewhere classified
PHD 50%
Graduate Institute of Biomedical Sciences - Medicine
- Medicine and health not elsewhere classified
MA 50%
Graduate Institute of Genomics and Bioinformatics - Biochemistry and related sciences
- Medicine and health not elsewhere classified
MA Chinese
Department of Veterinary Medicine - Veterinary medicine
- Biology
PHD 50%
Department of Veterinary Medicine - Veterinary medicine
- Biology
MA 50%
Department of Veterinary Medicine - Veterinary medicine
- Biology
BA Chinese
Ph.D. Program in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine - Mining and extraction
- Medicine
PHD 50%
Ph.D. Program in Microbial Engineering Genetics and Genomics - Architecture and urban planning
- Engineering and engineering trades not elsewhere classified
PHD 50%
Graduate Institute of Taiwan Literature and Transnational Cultural Studies - Local language and literature studies
- Foreign language and literature studies
MA Chinese
Molecular and Biological Agricultural Sciences (MBAS) - Crop and livestock production
- Agriculture not elsewhere classified
MA > 90%
Department of Law - Law MA Chinese
Department of Mechanical Engineering - Mechanical engineering BA 50%
Program of Landscape and Recreation - Crop and livestock production
- Domestic services
MA <50%
Program of Landscape and Recreation - Crop and livestock production
- Domestic services
BA <50%
International PhD Program for Taiwan and Trans-cultural Studies - Local language and literature studies
- Foreign language and literature studies
PHD <50%
The International PhD Program in Taiwan and Transcultural Studies - Sociology and related disciplines
- Sociology and related disciplines
PHD > 90%
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