NTU at a Glance

Updated: 2021/2/18
  • Student event

    Student event
    Image: NTU

  • Common Subjects Building

    Common Subjects Building
    Image: NTU

Established

  • 1928 as Taihoku Imperial University
  • 1945 as National Taiwan University

Faculty (2020-2021)

  • Full-time Faculty: 2,029
  • Part-time Faculty: 1,952

Students (2020-2021)

  • Undergraduate: 16,773
  • Master's: 12,533
  • Doctorate: 3,668
  • Total: 32,974

Academic and Research Units

  • NTU is made up of 11 Colleges, 56 departments, 133 graduate institutes, and 19 Master’s and PhD degree programs, offering nearly 8,000 courses every semester. The University also boasts a total of over 50 international, national, and university-level research centers.
  • NTU MOOCs have more than 1,000,000 enrollments and over 30,000 course completions.
  • NTU OCW offers 230 online courses and has accumulated more than 16,000,000 visits.

International Exchange (as of 2020)

  • Global partnerships with 643 universities from 66 countries
  • 1,744 academic cooperation programs and agreements
  • 5,291 international students from 63 countries
  • 685 student exchange programs with 395 universities in 49 countries

Campuses

  • NTU Campus in Taipei City
    (Main Campus, Shuiyuan Campus, Downtown Campus)
  • NTU Experimental Farm, Ankang Branch
  • NTU Yilan Marine Research Station
  • Chupei Campus
  • Yunlin Campus
  • NTU Highland Experimental Farm
  • NTU Experimental Forest

Emblem

  • NTU Emblem

Motto

  • "Integrity, Diligence, Fidelity, and Compassion"

University Color

  • Maroon
  • Gold

Honors

  • 4 heads of state
  • The only Nobel Prize laureate in Taiwan, the only ethnic Chinese winner of the Turing Award, and the only two Wolf Prize laureates in Taiwan are NTU alumni.
  • 5 out of the 6 Taiwanese members of the US National Academy of Sciences are NTU alumni.

Library Collection

  • Includes over 4 million volumes, 70,000 periodical selections, over 3 million e-books, over 60,000 e-journals, and 600 databases.
  • Includes over 4 million volumes, 70,000 periodical selections, over 3 million e-books, over 100,000 e-journals, and 600 databases. The first library in Taiwan to introduce ASRS - Automated Storage and Retrieval System. Launched in October 2018, ASRS adds a high-density storage capacity of 1.2 million books to the library and can retrieve a requested book within 2 minutes.
FacebookTwitter Plurk Forward Print Friendly
Top