Chung Shan Medical University

  • Year Founded :1960
  • Faculty :378
  • Students :8306
  • International Students :346

Established in 1960, Chung Shan Medical University (CSMU) is one of the leading medical universities in Taiwan. is now well-recognized as a high-quality research and education center in the region. Currently, CSMU has 5 colleges and 20 undergraduate majors ranging from medical professionals, Most of CSMU alumni have their careers in medical and health-related professions. Many of CSMU graduates hold vital positions in government, major hospitals and health industries, and some become leading medical scientists and famous doctors and dentists, especially in North American. In recent years, CSMU is globally exploring her academic activities with universities and institutes around the world, and many student’s exchange activities are available for CSMU students. Therefore, CSMU is a promising decision for potential young people.

Chung Shan Medical University (since1960) is located in the area with the most development potential city- Taichung city. It is an active, modern city with an international harbor, airport, pleasant weather, and of convenient transportation. Chung Shan Medical University is in the center of Taichung City. Taiwan High Speed Rail is only 10 minutes driving distance. The railway station and Taichung Metro station are only 5 minutes walking distance.
CSMU approximately 11.2 hectares (including the main campus, Da-Chung dormitory area and the university hospital). In addition, there are 41.8 hectares of campus in Maoli under development.
CSMU offers students the professional facilities and clinical environments for practical training, promotes clinical research and development, and provides high quality of health care to patients.It has recruited the best of our graduates and the elites in all fields and purchased high technology instruments, like PET, CT, Gamma Knife and MRI, which makes CSMUH the renowned hospital in central Taiwan. For the past 60 years, Chung Shan has educated numerous outstanding graduates. They devoted mostly to the medical care for societies all over the world. Many of our alumni also played a vital role in various leadership, like the Director of Department of Health in Executive Yuan, the Mayor of Taichung City, key cabinet members, Members of Parliament, and chairs in the related fields of medicine and dentistry.
In addition to continuing to apply for research projects from government units outside the school, the faculty also continues to demonstrate stronger research capa-bilities in large-scale projects and project exchanges. Approximately 300 research projects from government agencies and more than 900 publications each year from our faculties.
Representative studies in recent years include the development of precision medicine for the treatment of aging and infertility, Brain Science Project Project focus on the Alzheimer Disease, and Cross-domain development of clinical database and AI system... etc..
In order to achieve the spirits of the school “Possess medical humanities and service spirit, Cooperate the pulse of society and medical needs”, the future re-searches will focus on the following scopes:
1. Population ageing and disability problems caused by aging
2. Various health shocks and diseases brought about by modern technology and living habits
3. Improving living environment pollution, food safety and hygiene
4. Medical resources inequties and quality of health care problems
5. Social and medical problems arising from the wealth gap and the increase of disadvantaged groups

Year Founded : 1960

Type of institution : Privates University

Contact : Office of International Affairs

TEL : +886-4-24730022 ext.11331、11332

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Contact : Division of Admission


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Contact : Division of registration and curriculum


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Address : No.110,Sec.1,Jianguo N.Rd.,Taichung City 40201,Taiwan


Faculty : 378

Students : 8306

Undergraduate : 7300

Graduate : 660

International Students : 346

Academics : 27

Colleges : 4

Departments : 20

Graduate Institutes : 3

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