Established in 1919, National Chung Hsing University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Taichung (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Taichung County. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Education, Republic of China (Taiwan), National Chung Hsing University (NCHU) is a large (enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. National Chung Hsing University (NCHU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 97 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. NCHU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, as well as administrative services.