National Pingtung University of Science and Technology

country rank  49
world rank  3142

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University Overview

Established in 1924, National Pingtung University of Science and Technology is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Pingtung City (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Pingtung County. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Republic of China (Taiwan), National Pingtung University of Science and Technology (NPUST) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. National Pingtung University of Science and Technology (NPUST) 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 95 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Taiwanese higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name 國立屏東科技大學
Acronym NPUST
Founded 1924
Motto Benevolent and True
Colours Green, yellow and blue

University Location

Address No. 1, Shuefu Road, Neipu
Pingtung City (population range: 50,000-249,999)
91201 Pingtung County
Taiwan
T +886 (8) 770 3202
F +886 (8) 774 0208

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
International
students
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office No. 1, Shuefu Road, Neipu
Pingtung City 920
+886 (08) 774 0561

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 9,000-9,999
Academic Staff 500-599
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to National Pingtung University of Science and Technology's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Ministry of Education, Republic of China (Taiwan)


Year of first Accreditation

1997


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Higher Education Evaluation and Accreditation Council of Taiwan

Memberships and Affiliations

  • University Mobility in Asia and the Pacific (UMAP)
  • Open Education Consortium (OEC)

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019