Your browser does not support JavaScript!
About NCKU

 National Cheng Kung University (NCKU), located in Taiwan’s ancient and cultural capitalTainan, is one of Taiwan’s top research intensive universities and a leader in promoting industry-academia cooperation. According to the QS World University Rankings 2017, NCKU has ranked the 222nd in the world with 39th in Asia. NCKU also ranks the 51st worldwide in the field of engineering as well. With more than 1,300 faculty members, 20,000 students and 140,000 alumni worldwide, NCKU is best known for its comprehensiveness of study fields, including science, engineering, medicine, management, planning and design.


 NCKU encourages students to practice “Pursuit of truth through exhaustive reasoning.” Therefore, NCKU not only has the solid foundation in chemistry, mathematics, physics, and optoelectronics and plasma research, but also is a pioneer of precision machinery advanced materials, naval mechatronics, and even aeronautics and astronautics in Taiwan. Advanced research of software, systems and service also make NCKU a leadership of electrical engineering and computer science in the country.


 NCKU also provides students with ample liberal arts and social sciences learning environment. No matter it is multidisciplinary programs for students acquiring comprehensive knowledge, or behavioral research collaborating economic, political, cultural issues, NCKU aims to cultivate students’ broader outlook, commitment to social care, and interdisciplinary integration ability.


 Furthermore, NCKU values its influences not merely on society, but environment, by promoting industry ecosystem development and sustainable innovation contributing to the progress of the society. Cutting-edge research competence also allows NCKU to be a strategic partner to the Government in green energy and sustainability. NCKU is willing to lead the society in advancement with its strengths.


 Last but not least, NCKU students can enjoy the rich cultural heritage of Tainan and the delicious, interesting food throughout the city. The libraries, public artworks, historical buildings, tree-shaded campus, and the variety of extracurricular activities can also diversify students’ splendid campus life.


 With its diversity, influence and vision, students in NCKU can exploit its abundant resources and fully explore their interests and creativity in various academic fields, further connecting themselves to the society and the world.