Universities in Taipei, Taiwan
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  • Universities in Taipei
  • (21 institution and 7 subject rankings)
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Latest ranking updates related to universities in Taipei
  • 29 Mar, 2021: Publication of US News: Best Grad Schools (US) (Engineering). St. John's University with highest ranking among universities in Taipei ranked #72.
  • 18 Mar, 2021: New edition of Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities. 14 universities in Taipei ranked.
  • 17 Mar, 2021: Latest Nature Index - Top 200 Institutions in Asia Pacific from Nature Index. in position #62.
  • 04 Mar, 2021: Latest QS World University Rankings By Subject (Anatomy & Physiology) from British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK. 60 universities from Taipei appear in this ranking.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Taipei

Nursing
#33 
National Taiwan University
Classics & Ancient History
#37 
National Taiwan University
Engineering - Civil & Structural
#44 
National Taiwan University
Linguistics
#47 
National Taiwan University
Chemistry
#54 
National Taiwan University
Agricultural Sciences
#85 
National Taiwan University
Art & Design
#101 
Shih Chien University

Rankings of universities in Taipei, Taiwan 2021

#1

National Taiwan University

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  • #1 
  • #97 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #1 
  • #66 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #1 
  • #137 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

National Taiwan University of Science and Technology

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  • #8 
  • #501 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #5 
  • #267 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #13 
  • #456 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#3

National Yang Ming University

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  • #5 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #6 
  • #298 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #5 
  • #323 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#4

Taipei Medical University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (193 reviews)
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  • #2 
  • #301 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #8 
  • #387 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #6 
  • #326 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#5

National Taiwan Normal University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (15995 reviews)
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  • #9 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #7 
  • #331 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #14 
  • #456 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#6

National Taipei University of Technology

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  • #15 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #11 
  • #488 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #18 
  • #481 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#7

National Chengchi University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (584 reviews)
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  • #12 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #13 
  • #581 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #46 
  • #585 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#8

National Taipei University

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (10 reviews)
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  • #34 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #36 
  • #553 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #25 
  • #301 
QS University Rankings: Asia
[Published 25 November, 2020]


#9

Ming Chuan University

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (308 reviews)
  • #25 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #58 
  • #618 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #34 
  • #401 
QS University Rankings: Asia
[Published 25 November, 2020]

#10

Ming Chi University of Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
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  • #34 
  • #552 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #23 
  • #1638 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #26 
  • #1704 
URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
[Published 03 December, 2020]

#11

Soochow University

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (118 reviews)
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  • #29 
  • #542 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #37 
  • #2947 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #22 
  • #281 
QS University Rankings: Asia
[Published 25 November, 2020]

#12

Chinese Culture University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (345 reviews)
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  • #48 
  • #588 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #40 
  • #3105 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #34 
  • #1998 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#13

University of Taipei

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (106 reviews)
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  • #54 
  • #603 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #35 
  • #401 
QS University Rankings: Asia
[Published 25 November, 2020]
  • #46 
  • #2697 
URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
[Published 03 December, 2020]

#14

National Taipei University of Nursing and Health Sciences

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  • #45 
  • #584 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #39 
  • #2416 
URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
[Published 03 December, 2020]
  • #61 
  • #3870 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]


#15

St. John's University

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
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  • #42 
  • #3131 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #29 
  • #1615 
CWUR Center for World University Rankings
[Published 15 June, 2020]


#16

National Taipei University of Education

  • #36 
  • #451 
QS University Rankings: Asia
[Published 25 November, 2020]
  • #53 
  • #3197 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#17

Shih Chien University

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (253 reviews)
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  • #37 
  • #451 
QS University Rankings: Asia
[Published 25 November, 2020]
  • #63 
  • #3879 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]


#18

Tatung University

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (129 reviews)
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  • #27 
  • #733 
RUR World University Rankings
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #15 
  • #690 
RUR Research Performance Ranking
[Published 16 September, 2020]
  • #57 
  • #3727 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#19

Aletheia University

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (171 reviews)
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  • #69 
  • #4252 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#20

Shih Hsin University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (195 reviews)
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  • #73 
  • #4380 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#21

Jinwen University of Science and Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
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  • #87 
  • #5122 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#22

Taipei National University of the Arts

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (238 reviews)
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  • #90 
  • #6327 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#23

Takming University of Science and Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (103 reviews)
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  • #99 
  • #9632 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#24

Tungnan University

Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
  • #100 
  • #9693 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#25

Taipei Chengshih University of Science and Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (87 reviews)
  • #107 
  • #11301 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#26

Taipei Municipal University of Education

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
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#27

Hsing Wu University

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (89 reviews)
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#28

Academia Sinica


Taipei Key Facts for International Students

Population: 7872000

Time: GMT +8

District/province: Taipei,

Living costs for students in Taipei:

* 100 = prices in London

  • Living costs without accommodation 79* (21% cheaper than London)
  • All costs including accommodation 79* (21% cheaper than London)
  • Meals (grocery & lower cost restaurants) 81* (19% 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 Taiwan University ranks #1 in Taipei in our meta ranking composed of 96 university rankings.

Among all universities in Taipei National Taiwan University is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 31 rankings where National Taiwan University is listed.

National Taiwan University is ranked best in Taipei for Medicine & Health (Nursing). See all rankings for the National Taiwan University.

National Taiwan University is ranked best in Taipei for Social Studies & Humanities (Classics & Ancient History). See all rankings for the National Taiwan University.

National Taiwan University is ranked best in Taipei for Engineering (Engineering - Civil & Structural). See all rankings for the National Taiwan University.

National Taiwan University is ranked best in Taipei for Languages & Literature (Linguistics). See all rankings for the National Taiwan University.

National Taiwan University is ranked best in Taipei for Natural Sciences (Chemistry). See all rankings for the National Taiwan University.

National Taiwan University is ranked best in Taipei for Agriculture (Agricultural Sciences). See all rankings for the National Taiwan University.

Shih Chien University is ranked best in Taipei for Arts Visual & Performing (Art & Design). See all rankings for the Shih Chien University.

Ranking publishers

4icu

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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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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)

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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 Global University Employability Ranking - Times Higher Education:
Employability (survey) 100%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE World Reputation Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Research Reputation 66,6%
Teaching Reputation 33,3%

Criteria used in ranking -THE World's Most International Universities - Times Higher Education:
Proportion of international students 25%
Proportion of international staff 25%
Proportion of journal publications with one or more international co-authors 25%
University’s international reputation 25%

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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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