General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established 2001
Abbreviation AU
Teachers 299
Students 14,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Suburban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Health, Care, Innovation, Excellence
• Ministry of Education, Republic of China (Taiwan)
World ranking 3296
Country ranking 40
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 3296
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
Alternative title
old Asia University Taiwan
Location on map
Asia University (AU) - private nonprofit higher education institution in Taiwan. In 2001 AU opened its door to students. Inside the city of Taichung the university has built its own suburban campus. Asia University always ends up in the top 40 best universities of Taiwan.

Application process and the cost of tuition. In order to enroll to the university the applicant must provide the results of the examinations and the certificate of the academic performance. It is very likely to get admitted to AU as there are only 2 applicants per seat. The university shares the popular system in Taiwan that divides the academic year into semesters. A year of bachelor studies will cost you around 5,000 USD. Doing your master’s studies at AU is not cheap - a year of studies will cost you 5,000 USD. In addition to low tuition fees the university provides the students with extra financial assistance in the form of scholarships. There is also an option to enroll in online programs, kindly provided by the university. Due to the fact that the tuition fees at AU may vary depending on the faculty, we advise you to check the official website for more accurate information.

The composition of the university. Asia University is medium in scale, teaching no more than 15 thousand students at a time. Being a foreign citizen does not exclude you from the admission process. The education is conducted by 299 teachers and professors. Student exchange programs is one of the draws of the university. If you wish to learn more about the university’s life you can follow them on social media: Facebook.

Infrastructure of AU. The students have access to the university’s library. Students can apply for a dormitory.
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