Providence University

country rank  31
world rank  2087

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University Overview

Founded in 1956, Providence University is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Taichung City (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Taichung. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Republic of China (Taiwan), Providence University (PU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Providence University (PU) 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 63 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name 静宜大学
Acronym PU
Founded 1956
Motto Virtue with Knowledge

University Location

Address No. 200, Section 7, Taiwan Boulevard, Shalu District
Taichung City (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
43301 Taichung
Taiwan
T +886 (4) 2632 8001
F +886 (4) 2631 1170

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
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 Not reported
Admission Office No. 200, Chungchi Road
Taichung City 43301
+886 (4) 2632 8001
(4) 266 45073

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 600-699
Control Type Private
Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods - spsmw.org

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Providence University'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

1993


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Higher Education Evaluation and Accreditation Council of Taiwan

Memberships and Affiliations

  • International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)
  • Association of Christian Universities and Colleges in Asia (ACUCA)
  • Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU)

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Site last updated: Monday, 5 August 2019