Taiwan universities see 18 subjects placed in global top 50 QR rankings

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A total of 18 subjects offered in Taiwan’s universities were ranked in the global top 50, according to the 2019 QS World University Rankings by Subject, which was re...

Indonesia demands halt to program hit by forced labor accusations

TAIPEI (CNA) — Indonesia on Friday demanded that Taiwan temporarily suspend an industry-academia collaboration program following allegations that it has been abused by treating Indonesian univer...

First Distinguished Taiwan Alumni Award ceremony held Oct. 26 in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan news) — The Ministry of Education hosted the first Distinguished Taiwan Alumni Awards in Taipei yesterday. The ministry invited five outstanding overseas alumni to share their ...

Taiwan universities see rise in number of Southeast Asian students

Taipei, Oct. 5 (CNA) - From prayer rooms that cater to Muslims to the diversity of food available at school cafeterias, university campuses in Taiwan have in recent years been stepping up efforts to a...

Taiwan aims to be 1st choice for Indian students studying abroad

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Thanks to the efforts of Taiwanese overseas representative offices, and the Ministry of Education, it is expected that as many as 10,000 Indian students will join research...

National Taiwan University ranks 81st worldwide for graduate employability

Eight Taiwan universities have been listed in the 2019 Graduate Employability Rankings that were released Wednesday, with National Taiwan University (NTU) gaining the highest place among the eight at ...

University unveils ‘five star’ dormitory in northern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Lunghwa University of Science and Technology (龍華科技大學) in Taoyuan City (桃園市) have unveiled their new "five star" dormitory, in a bid to improve accommodation and ...

For Thais, language a barrier to studying in Taiwan: teacher

Thai students interested in studying in Taiwan are worried about potential language barriers and the availability of scholarships, a teacher at Siam Technology College in Bangkok said Friday. Liu S...

36 EU officials join research, Mandarin programs at Taiwan Universities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In a statement on Aug. 22, the Ministry of education released a statement in promotion of an educational exchange program with the European Union. The program promotes ...

Record high 15 Taiwanese universities listed on Academic Ranking of World Universities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) --  A total of 15 Taiwanese universities have made the cut in the 2018 edition of the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU), announced the Shanghai Ranking Consu...

7 Taiwan universities to open indigenous language centers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Council of Indigenous People and seven Taiwanese universities will collaborate in the creation of indigenous language centers to train teachers of Taiwan's in...

14 Taiwan Universities form alliance to preserve academic freedom

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Fourteen Taiwanese universities along with hundreds of the country’s scholars officially founded the Taiwan Action Alliance for University Autonomy (全國大學自主聯盟) on Fri...

Microsoft cooperates on AI with Taiwan universities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Technology giant Microsoft is cooperating with three universities in Taiwan to speed up the training of talent in Artificial Intelligence (AI), reports said Thursday....

Taiwan's NTHU ranked 23rd globally for U.S. utility patents

Taipei, June 6 (CNA) Taiwan's National Tsing Hua University (NTHU) was ranked 23rd among the top-100 global universities that were granted U.S. utility patents in 2017, according to the National A...

Taiwan’s Dong Hwa University snatches spot at Emerging Economies University Rankings 2018

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s National Dong Hwa University has for the first time made it into the list of the Times Higher Education Emerging Economies University Rankings, taking ...