Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology

Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology
No. 1, Nan-Tai Street, Yungkang Dist., Tainan City 710, Taiwan R.O.C

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       Located along the southwest coast of Taiwan in Tainan City, Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology (STUST) is a competitive international university dedicated to providing students a well-rounded education in both the humanities and technology. Founded in 1969, STUST has quickly moved from a junior college of technology to a full-fledged university with an emphasis on both teaching and research.

1.2. Achievements STUST has many outstanding achievements and is regarded as one of the best universities in Taiwan. Some of our remarkable accomplishments are highlighted below: 1. STUST’s College of Business has been accredited by AACSB in May 2017, the first private technological university to receive such an honor. And, ACCSB has been accredited in June, 2014.

2. Ranked 2nd in educational funding subsidized by Taiwan’s Ministry of Education (MOE) as Teaching and Learning Excellence for 2006-2016.

3. Awarded the second highest funding by MOE as Paradigm Technology University for 2011-2015.

4. Awarded NT$10 million for the “Future University” Project by the MOE, and the only private university of science and technology granted.

5. STUST Innovation Incubator Center received “University Incubator of the Year” by NBIA, USA in 2016, the first university incubator center to be granted with this honor.

6. Ranked #8 of Top 20 Universities of Outstanding Performance for 2015.

7. Rated by industries as the most favored graduates for 8 consecutive years among all private university of science and technology according to Taiwan’s well-known leading career magazine Cheers.

8. Both our Master’s Program and Doctoral Program in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering as well as Global MBA Program are taught in English, and have been highly recommended by the Ministry of Education.

9. STUST’s undergraduate programs in the College of Engineering are all IEET accredited, the Taiwanese counterpart of ABET, which is also a Provisional Signatory of the Washington Accord.

Features 1. Professionalism and Features STUST features such professional colleges as College of Engineering, Business, and Digital Design and Humanities for visual communication and multi-media development, interactive comics and animation creation, health care products, green-energy technology, micro/nano processing technology, and seamless human intelligence living technology.

2. Teaching Features STUST emphasizes industry and academia cooperation and a four-year real world curriculum. Teaching features include: curriculum planning meets the demand of future careers, R&D achievements integrated into teaching, inviting experts from industries to co-teach, students participating in industry-academia research projects, encouraging students to make the most of internship opportunities, pushing CIE (Creativity, Innovation and Entrepreneurship) teaching.

3. Industry-Academia Collaboration Industry-academia collaboration is one of the crucial indicators and distinctive features in technical and vocational education. By means of improving R&D quality and quantity, promoting patented products, inviting experts from industries to co-teach, and strengthening students’ practical ability in their specialized fields, STUST not only increases the quantity but also enhance the quality of our collaborations thus enabling our university to become a valuable partner for a variety of industries.

4. International Cooperation STUST has established formal academic relationships with 234 universities in 33 countries, including renowned universities in USA, Canada, UK, France, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Netherlands, Romania, Estonia, Spain, Croatia, Japan, Korea, China, Russia, Philippines, Indonesia, Thailand, and Vietnam. The four colleges at STUST collaborate to invite distinguished scholars from our partner universities to participate in our annual international conferences.

In addition, we regularly host scholars from abroad for academic lectures and classroom presentations on our campus. We eagerly recruit international students to study at STUST, and we provide them with Chinese lessons, scholarships and other comprehensive services. Currently, we have around 800 international students coming from 38 countries


No. 1, Nan-Tai Street, Yungkang Dist., Tainan City 710, Taiwan R.O.C




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