Hsuan Chuang University

country rank  82
world rank  5369

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University Overview

Established in 1997, Hsuan Chuang University is a private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the small city of Hsinchu (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Hsinchu County. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Republic of China (Taiwan), Hsuan Chuang University (HCU) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Buddhist religion. Hsuan Chuang University (HCU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name 玄奘大學
Acronym HCU
Founded 1997
Motto Virtue, Knowledge, Diligence and Perseverance

University Location

Address No. 48, Hsuan Chuang Road
Hsinchu (population range: 250,000-499,999)
300 Hsinchu County
T +886 (3) 530 2255
F +886 (3) 539 7400

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 6,000-6,999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation Buddhist Buddhist

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Ministry of Education, Republic of China (Taiwan)

Year of first Accreditation


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Higher Education Evaluation and Accreditation Council of Taiwan

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 11 September 2019