Lastest release date: Feb 12, 2015
In 1948, “Taiwan Provincial Taitung Teachers School” was established to cultivate teachers for elementary school. In following the trends of teacher educational advancements and government policies, it had been through a series of renames. In 1969 it was upgraded to “Taiwan Provincial Taitung Teachers Junior College”, and then to “Taiwan Provincial Teachers College” in 1987, then “National Taitung Teachers College” in 1991. In 2003 it was upgraded to National Taitung University (NTTU), the only comprehensive university in Taitung.
NTTU consists of three colleges, namely College of Humanities, College of Science and Engineering, Teachers College and the total number of students in NTTU is around 4500. There are various academic departments and graduate institutes under these three colleges.
National Taitung University is a place not only excellent for learning but also rich for inspiration. We provide students theory, research and practice. Through experiences in and out of classroom, students develop the ability of critical thinking, the knowledge for challenging professions, team work spirit and positive working attitude. We also encourage students to be warm in heart and active in action. In NTTU students, faculty and staff all share a commitment to pursuing innovation and make contribution for society.
National Taitung University is lovated in the south-east of Taiwan. The scenery in Taitung is beautiful as the backyard of Taiwan. NTTU has two campuses including Chihpen and Taitung. The train stations (Chihpen and Taitung) between Chihpen and Taitung campus are close and the transportation is convenient.
˙Students Dormitory in Taitung campus’s overviews:
Boys’ dorm has 300 beds; Girls’ dorm has 500 beds
˙Students Dormitory in Chihpen campus’s overviews:
The dormitory in Chihpen campus is built by Cheng An Construction Company, running as BOT. There are 1280 beds for students and also have different types of rooms such as single rooms, double rooms, double rooms for disabled and twin double rooms. Each student can apply a dorm that suit for their needs. Each room has a separate network, air conditioner, immersion heater, systems furniture, spacious desk, private balcony and bathroom has the dry and wet separation to meet students’ needs. To pass in and out the main entrance of dormitory, students need to use the electronic swipe card; moreover, there are monitors operating in the main entrance and the elevator to keep students’ safety. In the hall has a spacious and comfortable lounge, dining center and various facilities, providing students with convenient vital functions and social place. Chihpen campus covers about 60 hectares; this campus is widely inclusive of a landscape lake, comprehensive courts, sports fields and basketball courts, etc. We except the main campus (Taitung campus) will remove to Chihpen campus in 2014. During that time, the activity center and the gym will also be completed to provide students with enough places for leisure times and sport activities.
369, Sec. 2, Shikang Rd., Taitung, Taiwan, R.O.C.