About National Chiao Tung University
National Chiao Tung University (NCTU) is one of Taiwan's leading public research universities located in Hsinchu, Taiwan and firstly founded in Shanghai, China in 1896. It is known as an engineering and management research university. There are 9 colleges with 14.000 students. NCTU ranks 48th in Engineering – Electrical and Electronic by QS World University Rankings by Subject 2016 and College of Management has been accredited by the AACSB in 2007&renewed in 2012. - English courses available in all colleges. - Free Chinese language courses are available - QS World Ranking 2015/2016 #182 - QS Asian University Rankings #31
Taiwan is a state in East Asia with neighbors include China, Japan to the northeast, and the Philippines to the south. Taiwan is the most populous state and the most beautiful island in Asia with a huge largest economy. Taiwan has a modern and traditional culture and in a year 10 million tourists visit the country. The island’s size and diversity lets visitors to experience the landscape and culture and you may visit many beautiful islands in a very short time. In Taiwan there are approximately 5000 temples and The oldest temple in Taiwan is found in the Pengu Islands, and has been existed for over 300 years The official language of Taiwan is Mandarin (Chinese) and English is the most popular foreign language. The people are so warm and friendly with a generous treatment. The country has a favorable higher education system with different opportunities for foreign students. The reasons to be in Taiwan as a student; are stated as safe environment, good quality education and affordable living expenses by international students who have been to Taiwan. Reasons to go Taiwan: Great way to experience the unique cultures and tradition ! Delicious food ! Very clean and modern ! Passionate people ! The world’s largest collection of ancient Chinese art ! Untouched temples ! Sea-level jungles, coasts, meadows !