National Sun Yat-sen University

  • Year Founded :1980
  • Faculty :531
  • Students :10742
  • International Students :1147

NSYSU, A top-notch research university as an academic hub in southern Taiwan.
◾ A World-ranked university with excellence in research and teaching
◾ State-of-the-art teaching and research facilities
◾ English-taught programs for international and local students
◾ Scholarships and stipends available for outstanding students
◾ An internationally friendly and welcoming environment
◾ An exquisite campus sits in a natural setting at the cross of mountains and ocean
◾ Located in Kaohsiung, a safe and relaxing cosmopolitan city with affordable cost of living

Located in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, National Sun Yat-sen University is a top-notch research university that features exceptional programs in Science, Engineering, Medicine, Management, Social Sciences, Marine Sciences, and Liberal Arts. As one of the world’s leading universities, NSYSU provides great facilities and an inspiring environment where faculty and students continue to accomplish remarkable research achievements across various academic fields. In 2023 QS World University Rankings, NSYSU is ranked among the top 500 universities in the world. As an academic hub in southern Taiwan, NSYSU has also been chosen as a benchmark university to increase its English-based curricula. Beyond its academic excellence, NSYSU is known for its beautiful campus in between mountains and ocean, offering students the opportunity to engage in diverse extracurricular activities and a vibrant campus community that includes international students from numerous countries.

Year Founded : 1980

Type of institution : National University

Contact : Office of International Affairs

TEL : +886-7-5252000 ext. 2634

Email : [email protected]

Address : No. 70, Lienhai Rd., Kaohsiung 80424, Taiwan, R.O.C.




Faculty : 531

Students : 10742

Undergraduate : 5040

Graduate : 4555

International Students : 1147

Academics : 66

Colleges : 10

Departments : 24

Graduate Institutes : 32

Campus features

School Features

  • Sports facilities
  • Gymnasium
  • Wifi on campus
  • International student service
  • Homestay placement service
  • Chinese language support
  • Career guidance
  • Banking facilities
  • Accommodation advisory service

Accommodation Options

  • Onsite apartments
  • Homestay
  • Halls of residence
  • Boarding hostel

Religious Facilities

  • Temple
  • Muslim Prayer Space
  • Chapel