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
  • (18 institution and 5 subject rankings)
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  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Kaohsiung
  • 15 Dec, 2021: URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance updated with Kaohsiung Medical University ranked highest among 2 listed universities in Kaohsiung.
  • 02 Nov, 2021: New edition of QS University Rankings: Asia. 4 universities in Kaohsiung ranked.
  • 25 Oct, 2021: Us News published most recent results of US News: Best Global Universities. National Sun Yat-Sen University achieves position 967.
  • 20 Oct, 2021: New edition of NTU Asia. in position #212.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Kaohsiung

Nursing
#101 
Kaohsiung Medical University
Education
#126 
National Sun Yat-Sen University
Modern Langugages
#151 
National Sun Yat-Sen University
Mathematics
#201 
National Sun Yat-Sen University
Engineering - Electrical & Electronic
#251 
National Sun Yat-Sen University
Economics & Econometrics
#251 
National Sun Yat-Sen University
Computer Science & Information Systems
#301 
National Sun Yat-Sen University
Agriculture & Forestry
#301 
National Sun Yat-Sen University
Chemistry
#351 
National Sun Yat-Sen University

Rankings of universities in Kaohsiung, Taiwan 2022

#1

National Sun Yat-Sen University

  • #10 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #7 
  • #412 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #11 
  • #452 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

Kaohsiung Medical University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (1763 reviews)
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  • #13 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #8 
  • #405 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #8 
  • #878 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]


#3

National University of Kaohsiung

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  • #34 
  • #1201 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #51 
  • #600 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #26 
  • #1823 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]



#4

National Kaohsiung First University of Science and Technology

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  • #28 
  • #538 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #31 
  • #2546 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #21 
  • #1331 
CWUR Center for World University Rankings
[Published 26 April, 2021]


#5

National Kaohsiung Normal University

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  • #60 
  • #621 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #32 
  • #2626 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #46 
  • #651 
QS University Rankings: Asia
[Published 02 November, 2021]

#6

Fooyin University

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (414 reviews)
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  • #61 
  • #622 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #36 
  • #2817 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #70 
  • #4275 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#7

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]

#8

Open University of Kaohsiung

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (235 reviews)
  • #93 
  • #7830 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#9

National Kaohsiung Marine University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (73 reviews)
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#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 68.89 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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National Sun Yat-Sen University ranks #1 in Kaohsiung in our meta ranking composed of 102 university rankings.

Among all universities in Kaohsiung National Sun Yat-Sen University is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 27 rankings where National Sun Yat-Sen 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 Education (Education). See all rankings for the National Sun Yat-Sen University.

National Sun Yat-Sen University is ranked best in Kaohsiung for Languages & Literature (Modern Langugages). See all rankings for the National Sun Yat-Sen University.

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

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

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

National Sun Yat-Sen University is ranked best in Kaohsiung for Computer Science (Computer Science & Information Systems). See all rankings for the National Sun Yat-Sen University.

National Sun Yat-Sen University is ranked best in Kaohsiung for Agriculture (Agriculture & Forestry). See all rankings for the National Sun Yat-Sen University.

National Sun Yat-Sen University is ranked best in Kaohsiung for Natural Sciences (Chemistry). 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 Asia:
Research productivity 25%
Research impact 35%
Research Excellence 40%

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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 Reputation Ranking:
Teaching Reputation 50%
Research Reputation 50%

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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 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 -THE Young 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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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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