National Central University

country rank  8
world rank  582

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University Overview

Founded in 1915, National Central University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the small city of Taoyuan City (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Taoyuan. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Republic of China (Taiwan), National Central University (NCU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. National Central University (NCU) 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 103 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 國立中央大學
Acronym NCU
Founded 1915
Motto Sincerity and Simplicity

University Location

Address No. 300, Zhongda Road, Zhongli District
Taoyuan City (population range: 250,000-499,999)
32001 Taoyuan
Taiwan
T +886 (3) 422 7151
F +886 (3) 422 6062

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Int'l student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office No. 300, Zhongda Road, Zhongli District
Taoyuan City 32001
+886 (3) 422 7151

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 700-799
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to National Central University's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Education, Republic of China (Taiwan)


Year of first Accreditation
1979


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Higher Education Evaluation and Accreditation Council of Taiwan

Affiliations

  • Open Education Consortium (OEC)

Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018