Rankings
World ranking 573
Country ranking 12
Citations per Faculty 231
Ranking in world by sphere
Engineering and Technology 338
Natural Science 395
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 573
QS World University Rankings 518
Cost of living in Taichung
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 119 168
Food 231 310
Transportation - 51
Communications and utilities 42 45
Clothing 23 91
Sports and leisure 27 79
Total 442 744
Accommodation in Taichung USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 120
Shared room in city centre 170
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 146
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 242
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National Chung Hsing University (NCHU) - public higher education institution in Taiwan. NCHU was founded in 1919. The university campus is of urban type and is located in the vicinity of Taichung.

University ranking. National Chung Hsing University confidently takes a spot among the top 20 universities of Taiwan. National Chung Hsing University is quite famous as it ranks high in the top 5% of the best universities of the world. Strong suits of the university are: «Engineering and Technology», «Natural Science».

Application process and the cost of tuition. The applicants must pass examinations as a part of the admission process. National Chung Hsing University is among the universities that divides the academic schedule into semesters. NCHU has affordable bachelor’s programs that cost less than 1,000 USD/year. In order to obtain a master’s degree the student must spend about 1,000 USD per year. More information regarding tuition, admission and programs is available on the official website http://www.nchu.edu.tw.

The composition of the university. National Chung Hsing University is average in size with a capacity of 15 thousand students. Foreign citizens can also apply to the university. The ratio of foreign students at NCHU is 4% of all students. The Approximate number of specialists teaching at NCHU is 968.

Infrastructure of NCHU. The university has its own library.

National Chung Hsing University - Official Description

The University has undergone a number of significant stages of change. It began as the Advanced Academy of Agronomy and Forestry, founded by the Japanese in Taipei in 1919. After 1928, the Academy became a special department affiliated to Taihoku Imperial University (nowNational Taiwan University).But the department became an independent school again in 1943, and was moved to Taichung. After the Restoration of Taiwan in 1945, the school was reorganized and renamed Taiwan Provincial Taichung Agricultural Junior College. In 1946, the Junior College evolved into a higher institution, Taiwan Provincial College of Agriculture. Then in 1961, it combined with the newly-established College of Science and Engineering on the same Taichung campus and the College of Law and Business founded in Taipei in 1949, to become Taiwan Provincial Chung Hsing University. In 1964, an Evening School was set up on the Taipei Campus. In 1968 another Evening School and the College of Liberal Arts were added to the Taichung Campus. Thus the University continued to grow in size, but it was not until 1971 that it became a national university, and assumed its present name: National Chung Hsing University. The College of Veterinary Medicine was established in September 1999. In February 2000,...

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