National Taiwan Normal University

Where Education Is Leading

NTNU ranks 22nd in Education in Times Higher Education rankings and 40th in Education and Training in QS World University Rankings.

Cradle of the Masters

3 Nobel Prizes laurates and distinguished alumni and faculty in diverse fields.

World's top institution for Chinese teaching and learning

We boast of our world-renowned Mandarin Training Center for Chinese learning and NTNU cultivates excellent Chinese teaching faculty around the world.

Your Resolution Starts Here

NTNU is the most internationalized university in Taiwan. Come and study with us!

University

University National Taiwan Normal University
Type of School Public University
Location Taipei City
Students 15,000 to 20,000
Programs
(For Intl. Students)
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Contact Person

Contact Person Ya-ru Yang
Tel 02-7734-1272
Mail intlntnu@ntnu.edu.tw
Website en.ntnu.edu.tw

World University Rankings

289 QS World University Rankings
501-600 Times Higher Education Top Universities by Reputation
- Academic Ranking of World Universities

Other Ranking Information

QS World University Rankings 2015/2016 NTNU ranked 310th in overall performance, 44th in Education and Training, 58th in Asian University rankings, 160th in Arts and Humanities and 1st in the International Outlook category among Taiwan universities.
Times Higher Education’s World University Rankings 2015/2016 1st in the International Outlook category among Taiwan universities
World University Comparisons in Sport Sciences, Physical Education, and Kinesiology In the World University Comparisons in Sport Sciences, Physical Education, and Kinesiology launched by the University of Tsukuba in 2015, NTNU ranks top 7 and is one of the best 4 universities in sports education.

Basic Info

National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU) is a vibrant learning community that has long been recognized as one of Taiwan’s elite institutions of higher education. Founded in 1946, NTNU was formerly an institute dedicated to teacher education, as suggested in the name “Normal”, that later evolved into a comprehensive university. Established on the credo that education is the root of our nation, NTNU has been committed to the pursuit of academic excellence, characterized by the many influential educators and researchers it has nurtured over the years.

Bearing the hallmarks of tradition and innovation, NTNU has expanded to 3 campuses, offering a wide spectrum of courses and degrees under its 9 colleges, including the arts and humanities, education, sociology, business management, athletics, to the sciences. NTNU’s strong dedication in cultivating bright minds and transmitting knowledge with the highest level of standards, along with its main campus’s location in the cultural hub of Taipei City, attracts thousands of talented students, and devoted scholars from home and abroad every year. The arts and entertainment that NTNU has to offer to the city’s cultural community makes college experience all the more attractive. NTNU not only boasts an active academic climate but also embraces cultural diversity. The internationally renowned Mandarin Training Center at NTNU draws around 1,700 students from over 70 countries each quarter with its distinguished language.

Performance

National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU) is both a world-class university and is well-known TOP 10 university within Taiwan, having a long history, an excellent teaching staff, and an abundance of educational resources. In the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings 2016 (UK), NTNU ranked 310th in overall performance, 44th in Education and Training, 58th in Asian University rankings and 160th in Arts and Humanities.

NTNU is a diverse and internationalized university attended by 1,500 degree-seeking international students and 1,700 Mandarin Training Center students (3-month average).
The Mandarin Training Center (MTC) is the oldest, best-known and largest such center in Taiwan with students from more than 70 countries having studied at the center. Famous MTC alumni include the former prime minister of Japan, Ryutaro Hashimoto, former prime minister of Australia, Kevin Rudd, and former US ambassador to China, Jon Meade Huntsman.

NTNU vision is embodied in the phrase "Classical elegance with modern, scientific vision". We aim to foster the development of a high-tech, knowledge-based economy in Taiwan, while attracting the best international, professional talent in many important fields, including education, language studies, information systems, the arts and humanities, engineering and technology as well as sports and leisure. If it is your dream to be competitive in the global workforce, NTNU is the right choice for you!

Scholarship

The information is supported by Study in Taiwan.

Scholarship Title Background
Scholarships for International Graduate Students MA, PHD

Program

The information is supported by Study in Taiwan.

Program Title Field of Study Level English
International Human Resource Development - Management and administration
- Social and behavioral sciences not elsewhere classified
- Business and administration not elsewhere classified
MA > 90%
Adult and Continuing Education - Education science
- Sociology and related disciplines
BA Chinese
Art History - Art
- History and archaeology
MA <50%
Athletic Performance - Arts not elsewhere classified BA, MA Chinese
Chinese - Local language and literature studies BA, MA, PHD Chinese
Computer Science and Information Engineering - Computer use BA, MA, PHD
Curriculum and Instruction - Education science MA, PHD <50%
Design - Fashion, interior and industrial design BA, MA, PHD Chinese
Earth Sciences - Earth sciences MA, PHD <50%
Chinese as a Second Language - Education science BA, MA, PHD Chinese
Information and Computer Education - Education science
- Library, information and archival studies
MA, PHD <50%
Education - Education science MA, PHD <50%
Educational Policy and Administration - Education science
- Political science and related disciplines
MA <50%
Educational Psychology and Counseling - Education science
- Psychology
BA, MA, PHD
Electro-optical Science and Technology - Physical sciences, chemistry and earth sciences not elsewhere classified
- Electrical and electronic engineering
MA, PHD <50%
English - Foreign language and literature studies MA, PHD > 90%
Environmental Education - Education science
- Environmental protection technology
MA, PHD <50%
Fine Arts - Art BA, MA, PHD Chinese
Geography - Earth sciences BA, MA, PHD
Graphic Arts and Communications - Journalism and communications related
- Fashion, interior and industrial design
MA <50%
History - History and archaeology BA, MA, PHD
Sport, Leisure and Hospitality Management - Teacher education for specific subject area
- Travel, tourism and leisure
MA, PHD <50%
Human Development and Family Studies - Education science
- Social and behavioral sciences not elsewhere classified
BA, MA, PHD
Global Business and Strategy - Management and administration
- Social and behavioral sciences not elsewhere classified
MA <50%
Life Science - Biology BA, MA, PHD
Mass Communication - Journalism and communications related MA <50%
Mathematics - Mathematics MA, PHD <50%
Performing Arts - Art MA Chinese
Physical Education - Teacher education for specific subject area
- Arts not elsewhere classified
BA, MA, PHD
Physics - Physics BA, MA, PHD > 90%
Civic Education and Leadership - Education science BA, MA, PHD
Rehabilition Counseling - Psychology
- Sociology and related disciplines
MA Chinese
Science Education - Education science MA, PHD <50%
Special Education - Education science BA, MA, PHD
European Cultures and Tourism - Sociology and related disciplines MA 50%
Taiwan Culture, Languages and Literature - Local language and literature studies BA, MA, PHD
Taiwan History - History and archaeology MA
Translation and Interpretation - Local language and literature studies
- Foreign language and literature studies
MA, PHD Chinese
Business Administration - Management and administration BA Chinese
Health Promotion and Health Education - Education science
- Medicine and health not elsewhere classified
BA, MA, PHD
Chemistry - Chemistry MA, PHD <50%
East Asian Studies - Sociology and related disciplines BA, MA, PHD
Music - Music and performing arts BA, MA
Industrial Education - Education science
- Engineering and engineering trades not elsewhere classified
PHD Chinese
Mechatronic Engineering - Mechanical engineering MA, PHD <50%
Electrical Engineering - Electrical and electronic engineering MA, PHD <50%
Social Work - Social work MA <50%
Ethnomusicology - Music and performing arts MA Chinese
Management - Management and administration MA <50%
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