National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology

country rank  28
world rank  2004

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University Overview

Founded in 2018, National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Kaohsiung City (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Kaohsiung. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Republic of China (Taiwan), National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology (NKUST) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology (NKUST) 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. This 1 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 10-20% making this Taiwanese higher education organization a most selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name 國立高雄科技大學
Acronym NKUST
Founded 2018 Merger between the National Kaohsiung First University of Science and Technology (1995), the National Kaohsiung University of Applied Sciences (1963) and the National Kaohsiung Marine University (1946)
Motto Dedication, camaraderie, excellence and innovation

University Location

Address No. 1, University Road, Yanchao District
Kaohsiung City (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
824 Kaohsiung
Taiwan
T +886 (7) 601 1000
F +886 (7) 601 1011

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
International
students
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 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 and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 10-20%
Admission Office No. 2, Jhuoyue Road, Nanzi District
Kaohsiung City 811
+886 (7) 601 1000

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Ministry of Education, Republic of China (Taiwan)


Year of first Accreditation

1995


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Higher Education Evaluation and Accreditation Council of Taiwan

Memberships and Affiliations

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