Soochow University, Taiwan

country rank  17
world rank  1366

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University Overview

Established in 1899, Soochow University, Taiwan is a private higher education institution located in the rural setting of the large city of Taipei City (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Taipei. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Republic of China (Taiwan), Soochow University, Taiwan (SCU) is a coeducational higher education institution. Soochow University, Taiwan (SCU) 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 119 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name 東吳大學
Acronym SCU
Founded 1899
Motto Unto A Full Grown Man

University Location

Address No. 70, Linshi Road, Shilin District
Taipei City (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
111 Taipei
T +886 (2) 2881 9471
F +886 (2) 2882 9310

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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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
Admission Rate Not reported
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Not reported
Academic Staff 400-499
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Soochow University, Taiwan's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
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

  • Association of Christian Universities and Colleges in Asia (ACUCA)
  • Open Education Consortium (OEC)
  • Excellent Long-Established University Consortium of Taiwan (ELECT)

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Monday, 14 October 2019