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National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) — public non-profit university. It is located in Tainan, Taiwan. NCKU is working closely with Taiwan University System (TUS), OpenCourseWare Consortium (OCW).
The university is among the top-230 best institutions in the word, according to QS International Ranking. This is one of the best universities in the world. Judged by 13 aspects of Times Higher Education World University Ranking (THE), it conquered 564 place among top institutions.
NCKU offers bachelor, master and doctorate programs in different fields of study.
At NCKU, the academic calendar is divided into two semesters. However, tuition fees are calculated per year. Tuition fees at NCKU for local citizens starts from 80 USD per year. For international students, the cost of study differs — from 1,933 USD. Check the university website for up-to-date information on prices and scholarships.
Accommodation, transportation, study materials, meals and personal expenses are all things to consider before applying to university.
In order to enroll at NCKU for a master's program, you will have to confirm knowledge of the English language. You can do this by passing the exam — IELTS or TOEFL. The minimum IELTS score for admission is 5. TOEFL — 79 or higher.
The campus of NCKU is located in Tainan. The urban campus is suitable for those students who, firstly, are used to independence, and secondly, cannot imagine their life without the hustle and bustle of a big metropolis. University students have access to the library. It contains a collection of scientific papers, textbooks and fiction. NCKU regularly accepts students for international exchange programs, providing both local and international students with the opportunity to come into contact with different cultures and gain unique experience.