National Taiwan Ocean University

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National Taiwan Ocean University
國立臺灣海洋大學
NTOU seal only.svg
Motto誠樸博毅 [1]
Motto in English
Honesty, Simplicity, Fraternity, Perseverance
TypePublic
Established1953
President 許泰文 Tai-Wen Hsu [2]
Academic staff
531
Undergraduates 5,800
Postgraduates 2,850
Other students
705 (international)
Location,
Website www.ntou.edu.tw
National Taiwan Ocean University
Traditional Chinese 國立臺灣海洋大學
National Taiwan Ocean University The Gate of National Taiwan Ocean University.JPG
National Taiwan Ocean University
NTOU ocean research ship. National Taiwan Ocean University Ocean Researcher 2.JPG
NTOU ocean research ship.

National Taiwan Ocean University (NTOU; Chinese :國立臺灣海洋大學) is a national university in Zhongzheng District, Keelung, Taiwan. NTOU is a member of University System of Taipei.

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History

NTOU was originally established as the Provincial Taiwan Maritime Technology College in 1953. In 1979, it was renamed National Taiwan College of Marine Science and Technology. Ten years later, the institution underwent another name change, to National Taiwan Ocean University. [3] A satellite opened on Beigan, Lienchiang in July 2019 as the first university campus on the Matsu Islands. [4]

Colleges, Departments, and Institutes

Ranking

National Taiwan Ocean University rankings
Global – Overall
QS World [5] 1001–1200 (2022)
THE World [6] 1201+ (2022)
Regional – Overall
THE Asia [7] 301–350 (2021)
THE Emerging Economies [8] 301–400 (2021)
National – Overall
THE National [9] 20–40 (2022)

Notable alumni

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References

  1. "海大校訓、校徽、校歌 (Chinese)". NTOU. Retrieved 2014-09-02.
  2. "國立臺灣海洋大學(National Taiwan Ocean University)".
  3. http://english.ntou.edu.tw/about.php
  4. Yu, Chao-fu; Hetherington, William (23 July 2019). "Lienchiang County gets first university campus". Taipei Times. Retrieved 31 July 2019.
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Coordinates: 25°09′00″N121°46′40″E / 25.150107°N 121.777702°E / 25.150107; 121.777702