Ranking  3820   49
Country Taiwan
City Kaohsiung
Bachelor (foreigners)2,500 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)2,500 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)89 USD/year.
Master (citizens)89 USD/year.
Cost of living $400-687 USD/Month.
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General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established 1986
Abbreviation ISU
Teachers 899
Students 14,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Suburban
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
• Ministry of Education, Republic of China (Taiwan)
World ranking3820
Country ranking49
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking3820
Cost of living in Kaohsiung
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 102 155
Food 189 258
Transportation 23 72
Communications and utilities 44 46
Clothing 24 94
Sports and leisure 18 63
Accommodation in Kaohsiung USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre104
Shared room in city centre157
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre162
1 bedroom apartment in city centre238
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I-Shou University (ISU) - private nonprofit higher education institution in Taiwan. In 1986 ISU opened its door to students. Studying at I-Shou University has the advantages of both urban and rural life, in no small part thanks to being inside Kaohsiung. I-Shou University always ends up in the top 50 best universities of Taiwan.

Application process and the cost of tuition. It is important to mention that the applicants are evaluated based on the previous academic performance. The university shares the popular system in Taiwan that divides the academic year into semesters. ISU has affordable bachelor’s programs that cost less than 2,500 USD/year. A master’s degree of ISU will cost a student a significant sum of 2,500 USD per year. There is also an option to enroll in online programs, kindly provided by the university. Due to the fact that the tuition fees at ISU may vary depending on the faculty, we advise you to check the official website http://www.isu.edu.tw for more accurate information.

The composition of the university. I-Shou 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 teaching staff of ISU is composed of 899 academic specialists. 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 ISU. The students have access to the university’s library.
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