Universities in Kaohsiung, Taiwan
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Kaohsiung
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  • Ranked in at least one ranking
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  • Universities in Kaohsiung
  • (16 institution and 6 subject rankings)
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  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Kaohsiung
  • 18 Mar, 2021: Publication of Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities. Kaohsiung Medical University with highest ranking among universities in Kaohsiung ranked #405.
  • 04 Mar, 2021: Latest QS World University Rankings By Subject (Computer Science & Information Systems) from British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK. 11 universities from Kaohsiung appear in this ranking.
  • 01 Mar, 2021: Publication of THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education. National Sun Yat-Sen University with highest ranking among universities in Kaohsiung ranked #140.
  • 01 Jan, 2021: Webometrics published most recent results of Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities. Includes 8 universities from Kaohsiung.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Kaohsiung

Nursing
#76 
Kaohsiung Medical University
Electrical Engineering
#295 
National Sun Yat-Sen University
Physics & Astronomy
#351 
National Sun Yat-Sen University
Agricultural Sciences
#401 
National Kaohsiung First University of Science and Technology
Social Sciences
#451 
National Sun Yat-Sen University

Rankings of universities in Kaohsiung, Taiwan 2021

#1

National Sun Yat-Sen University

  • #14 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #9 
  • #416 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #11 
  • #452 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

Kaohsiung Medical University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (184 reviews)
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  • #10 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #15 
  • #701 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #8 
  • #405 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#3

National University of Kaohsiung

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  • #33 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #51 
  • #600 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #25 
  • #1774 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]


#4

National Kaohsiung First University of Science and Technology

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  • #28 
  • #538 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #31 
  • #2277 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #26 
  • #1526 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]


#5

National Kaohsiung Normal University

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  • #60 
  • #621 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #41 
  • #601 
QS University Rankings: Asia
[Published 25 November, 2020]
  • #47 
  • #2731 
URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
[Published 03 December, 2020]

#6

Fooyin University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
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  • #61 
  • #622 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #49 
  • #2965 
URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
[Published 03 December, 2020]
  • #70 
  • #4275 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#7

National Kaohsiung Marine University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (73 reviews)
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  • #44 
  • #3498 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]

#8

Shu-Te University

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (270 reviews)
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  • #64 
  • #4005 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#9

Open University of Kaohsiung

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (62 reviews)
  • #92 
  • #7830 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#10

National Kaohsiung University of Applied Sciences

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Kaohsiung Key Facts for International Students

Population: 1520000

Time: GMT +8

District/province: Kaohsiung,

Living costs for students in Kaohsiung:

* 100 = prices in London

  • Living costs without accommodation 72* (28% cheaper than London)
  • All costs including accommodation 46* (54% cheaper than London)
  • Meals (grocery & lower cost restaurants) 80* (20% cheaper than London)
  • Average Big Mac price 64.06 TWD
  • Plug Type A
    • Residential voltage: 110 V
    • Frequency: 60 Hz
  • Plug Type B
    • Residential voltage: 110 V
    • Frequency: 60 Hz

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FAQ

National Sun Yat-Sen University ranks #1 in Kaohsiung in our meta ranking composed of 96 university rankings.

Among all universities in Kaohsiung Kaohsiung Medical University is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 24 rankings where Kaohsiung Medical University is listed.

Kaohsiung Medical University is ranked best in Kaohsiung for Medicine & Health (Nursing). See all rankings for the Kaohsiung Medical University.

National Sun Yat-Sen University is ranked best in Kaohsiung for Engineering (Electrical Engineering). See all rankings for the National Sun Yat-Sen University.

National Sun Yat-Sen University is ranked best in Kaohsiung for Natural Sciences (Physics & Astronomy). See all rankings for the National Sun Yat-Sen University.

National Kaohsiung First University of Science and Technology is ranked best in Kaohsiung for Agriculture (Agricultural Sciences). See all rankings for the National Kaohsiung First University of Science and Technology.

National Sun Yat-Sen University is ranked best in Kaohsiung for Social Studies & Humanities (Social Sciences). See all rankings for the National Sun Yat-Sen University.

Ranking publishers

British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK

Criteria used in ranking -QS World University Rankings:
Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS Employability Rankings:
Employer reputation 30%
Alumni outcomes 25%
Partnerships with Employers per Faculty 25%
Employer/Student Connections 10%
Graduate employment rate 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS 50 under 50:
Based on the QS World University rankings methodology, the top 50 universities that are under 50 years old.

Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS University Rankings: Asia:
Academic reputation 30%
Employer reputation 20%
Faculty/student ratio 10%
International research network 10%
Citations per paper 10%

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CWUR Center for World University Rankings

Criteria used in ranking -CWUR Center for World University Rankings:
Research Performance 40%
Quality of Education 25%
Alumni Employment 25%
Quality of Faculty 10%

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Centre for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University, Netherlands

Criteria used in ranking -CWTS Leiden Ranking:
Academic research publication

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NTU ranking

Criteria used in ranking -NTU Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers:
Research excellence 40%
Research impact 35%
Research productivity 25%

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Nature Index

Criteria used in ranking -Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions:
Article count (AC)
Fractional count (FC)
Weighted fractional count (WFC)

RUR Ranking Agency (Moscow, Russia)

Criteria used in ranking -RUR World University Rankings:
Teaching 40%
Research 40%
International Diversity 10%
Financial Sustainability 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR Reputation Ranking:
Teaching Reputation 50%
Research Reputation 50%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR Research Performance Ranking:
Normalized citation impact (Citations of research publications from all university authors compared with world averages) 20%
Citation per papers 20%
Papers per academic and research staff 20%
International research reputation 20%
Share of research publications written in international co-authorship 20%

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Scimago Institutions

Criteria used in ranking -Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities:
Research 50%
Innovation 30%
Societal 20%

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ShanghaiRanking Consultancy

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Criteria used in ranking -ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities - ShanghaiRanking:
Alumni winning research prizes 10%
Staff winning research prizes 20%
Research paper publications 20%
Papers published in Nature and Science 20%
Papers indexed in Science Citation Index-Expanded and Social Science Citation Index 20%
Per capita academic performance 10%

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THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 20%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 10%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -Best universities in the Asia-Pacific region:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Asia University Ranking:
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
Teaching 25%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 7.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -Young University Rankings:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Urap

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Us News

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Webometrics

Criteria used in ranking -Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities:
Visibility 50%
Excellence 35%
Transparency 10%
Presence 5%

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