National Cheng Kung University
No.1 University Road, Tainan, Taiwan / Tel:06-2757575 / www.ncku.edu.tw




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NCKU Advancing
NCKU is a
top-choice university.



  NCKU is a First-class University
  An international top-tier university selected by ...
No. 1 in Academia-Industrial                 NCKU Alumnus as a Nobel                      The Only University with School
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Advancing NCKU, Unprecedented NCKU
     Building an innovative borderless learning environment




    NCKU offers a borde...
NCKU President:
            Dr. Michael M.C. Lai
Dr. Michael M.C. Lai earned his Bachelor of Medicine (MB) from the Nation...
Academics∣


       Research-oriented comprehensive university with
       integrated academic fields in major campuses


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Since NCKU’s establishment in 1931, it has developed into a research intensive
and comprehensive university with integrate...
M.A./
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M.A./
     College                                       Department                           B.   M.   Ph.D   M.S.
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Education∣


      Outstanding faculty, abundant educational resources
      Solid, creative, dynamic, and diverse curricu...
It is imperative for our country to cultivate professionals and improve our
people's humanistic quality with the aim to ad...
Lecture from Dr. Aaron Ciechanover, the Nobel Laureate, at College of Medicine




               Outstanding faculty, abu...
Banyan Garden
Research∣


     Excellent research environment to
     foster innovative inventions NCKU earns reputation
     as a top-t...
NCKU earns her reputation as a top-
tier university in Taiwan, parallel to
NTU, because of its great achievement
in resear...
Hydraulics Laboratory
Ranking of SCI+SSCI output in 2007 (from data of 2008/4/8)
Over the years, NCKU faculty and students have achieved great
 ...
Facilities∣


       Modern and Excellent Facilities:
       Laboratories, Library and Information Network




   Telemetr...
NCKU is a key university in Taiwan, especially in the southern part of the island.
There are many advanced national-scale ...
Library




          In addition to numerous collections, NCKU library has established agreements to
          exchange p...
School of Medicine, NCKU hospital
Environment ∣


       Located in Culture-rich City with
       Advanced Technology




0   Cheng Kung Lake
NCKU was established in Tainan, the historical and ancient cultural capital city of
Taiwan, which boasts more than 50 nati...
In addition, each department in NCKU has its own building. Moreover, the
     school is close to the train station and is ...
College of Liberal Arts(Shiou-Chi Building)
Self-study center
Student Associations Enrich
University Life
Participation in student associations
provides a vital opportunity for student...
Social Service∣


     NCKU Leads Taiwan’s Industrial Development and
     Created Taiwan’s Economic Miracle
In Taiwan, top-notch national universities have the obligation and responsibility
to contribute themselves to national mod...
Building of Science Technology




                                  Pioneering Research and Service Headquarters in NCKU
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Tzu-Chiang Campus (from left: Instrument Development Center, Dept. Bldg. of Mechanical Eng., College of Engineering
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The Most Welcomed
Employees of Enterprises
(Industry Favorites)

              The enterprises’ favorite ranking in the su...
NCKU Graduates as Elites in Industrial and Government Circles
     Graduates from NCKU are generally considered as elites ...
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  1. 1. National Cheng Kung University No.1 University Road, Tainan, Taiwan / Tel:06-2757575 / www.ncku.edu.tw ISBN: 978-986-01-5608-9
  2. 2. NCKU Advancing
  3. 3. NCKU is a top-choice university. NCKU is a First-class University An international top-tier university selected by MOE Since the inception of Taiwan’s Ministry of Education’s (MOE) project “Promoting Academic Excellence and Developing World Class Research Centers” in 2005, National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) and National Taiwan University (NTU) have been chosen as the top two main No.1 schools for “promoting top- NCKU tier universities”. In 2008, the Ministr y of Education has Industry Favorites Nobel Prize Laureate Teaching in once again recognized NCKU and NTU as one of the best According to annual surveys conducted NCKU universities in southern and by prestigious Taiwanese magazines: In 2007, NCKU invited Dr. Aaron northern Taiwan respectively. Common Wealth, Global Views, and Ciechanover – the 2004 Nobel Prize Ranking of funding from MOE's Cheers - NCKU graduates have been Laureate in Chemistry – to teach as quot;Promoting top-tier universities Projectquot; ranked as “industry favorites” each year a Visiting Distinguished Professor of 30 - 30 Units:billion since 1993. NCKU. This made NCKU the only school 25 - in Taiwan to have a Nobel Laureate as a 20 - 17 International Dual-degree Program faculty member. 15 - 10 8 In 2004, NCKU became the first 10 - 6 6 5 university in Taiwan to establish an Cradle of University Presidents 5- 4 3 3 3 3 International dual-degree program, with In addition to the reputation of industry’ 0- several renowned foreign universities. s favorites, graduates from NCKU have NTU NCKU NTHU NCTU NCU NSYSU NYMU NCHU NCCU NTUST CGU YGU NCKU agreed to a dual-degree program also performed superiorly in academia. with the Case Western Reserve University There are over 60 NCKU alumni who 2005 Ranking of funding from MOE's (CWRU) in Ohio, USA in 2004. Under currently are incumbent or retired quot;Promoting top-tier universities Projectquot; this program, NCKU has been sending presidents of universities in Taiwan. 30 - 30 Units:billion students to CWRU since 1997. Thanks NCKU, as such, seems to be a cradle for 25 - to the program, it has become easier for future university presidents. 20 - 17 qualified students in NCKU to acquire 15 - 12 dual degrees. Furthermore, NCKU has 10 - 9 7 6 established academic ties with nearly 100 5- 5 4.5 2 2 2 world-renowned universities to engage 0- in advancement and co-operation in intellectual, cultural, economic, research NTU NCKU NTHU NCTU NCU NSYSU NYMU NCHU NCCU NTUST CGU and technical capabilities. 2008 The main schools for “promoting top-tier universities”
  4. 4. No. 1 in Academia-Industrial NCKU Alumnus as a Nobel The Only University with School Cooperation Nationwide Laureate Flag In the Space With the According to the November 2007 report Dr. Samuel Chao Chung Ting, an out- Formosat-2 Satellite on the Outcomes of the Tertiary Institutes standing NCKU alumnus from the NCKU’s satellite research group is one - Industry Cooperation complied by Depart-ment of Mechanical Engineering, of the few research groups at institutes the Higher Education Evaluation & received the Nobel Prize in Physics in in Taiwan that was engaged in the Accreditation Council, NCKU topped 1976. implementation of Formosat-2 Satellite NTU and became No. 1 in academia – and is the only university whose school industrial cooperation nationwide. NCKU flag was brought with Formosat-2 into ranked best in two of three categories Scientific Research the space. evaluated: Efficiency and Budgets Competitiveness Endeav or, Extent of Coop er atio n, NCKU was ranked No.295 in world Research-oriented com-prehensive Outcomes and Realization of Intellectual universities in 2007, only one place university with integrated academic Property Rights. behind NTU, according to the report fields in major campuses from Research Center for China Science Evaluation in Wuhan University. In NCKU is a comprehensive university Students’ Top Pick with 9 colleges: Liberal Arts, Sciences, particular, NCKU was ranked 49th and The number of students who registered 89 th, respectively, globally in the field Engineering, Electrical Engineering and for the Entrance Exams for MS/ of engineering and materials science. Computer Science, Planning & Design, MA graduate programs of NCKU In addition, NCKU leads Taiwanese Management, Social Sciences, Medicine outnumbered those of NTU and other Universities in the fields of mechanical and Bioscience & Biotechnology. All the universities’ for four consecutive years engineering, chemical engineering and colleges are within a walking distance from 2005. NCKU is not only the favorite civil engineering. on the main campus, allowing students of enterprises but also the top pick among to take interdisciplinary courses easily. university graduates who wish to pursue At NCKU, students who major in further graduate studies in Taiwan. science have a literary taste and students who major in liberal arts have science knowledge.
  5. 5. Advancing NCKU, Unprecedented NCKU Building an innovative borderless learning environment NCKU offers a borderless learning environment for students in its campuses which are characterized by classical Western and modern eastern scenery. NCKU has attracted numerous distinguished visitors around the world to explore the world of knowledge in its luxuriant campuses, which symbolize grand tolerance. 2003 World University Ranking (Taiwan's Universities) 100 - In addition to two off-university campuses, An-Nan and Gueiren, the main campus of NCKU 200 - 190 th consists of 7 satellite campuses adjacent to one another. NCKU occupies a total of more than 180 hectares of land, which tops many other universities in Taiwan. NCKU started out 300 - as having only one campus, Cheng Kung, but continued to expand to its current scale. Each 365 th campus in the major part of NCKU is closely interlinked and tightly developed as a city within 400 - 434 th the university. 500 - 488 th 500 th NTU NCKU NTHU NCTU NSYSU NCKU’s school spirit of “pristine practicality” has been cultivated under the influence of (No.1) (No.2) (No.3) (No.4) (No.5) Tainan City’s classical culture and NCKU’s school motto of “intellectual development through Source: Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China, 2003/07 relentless exploration in knowledge”. While members of NCKU are well-integrated with one 2007 Science Research Competitiveness World Ranking (Taiwan's universities only) another, they also work independently. Patrons at NCKU can enjoy the boundlessly abundant 100 - 135 th learning resources. 200 - Through continuous evolution and progression, NCKU has become an active participant 300 - 295 th in global academia and has earned an excellent reputation for performance in research and 387 th 393 th teaching. For example, NCKU ranks among the first 300 out of over 10,000 universities 400 - worldwide in the survey of “2007 Science Research Competitiveness World Ranking” 470 th conducted by Wuhan University in China and “2003 World Ranking of Universities” by 500 - NTU NCKU NTHU NCTU NCU Shanghai Jiao Tong University in China. Among the universities in Taiwan listed in the (No.1) (No.2) (No.3) (No.4) (No.5) surveys, NCKU’s ranking was second only to NTU. Source: Research Center for China Science Evaluation at Wuhan University in China 2007/11/09
  6. 6. NCKU President: Dr. Michael M.C. Lai Dr. Michael M.C. Lai earned his Bachelor of Medicine (MB) from the National Taiwan University and Ph.D. degree in molecular biology at the University of California, Berkeley. He is an Academician of Academia Sinica and the former Vice President of Academia Sinica as well as a Distinguished Professor in the University of Southern California. He now also serves as a member of the Science Technology Advisory Group of the Executive Yuan. He has achieved grand academic performance with more than 300 published papers. He was honored with many awards and memberships including Researcher of Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Academician of Academia Sinica, the Academy of Sciences for the Developing World, Lifetime Achievement Award of University of Southern California, and Science and Engineering Achievement Award of Taiwan-American Foundation. Dr. Lai is a globally well-known and respected virologist. He is interested in understanding the virus-induced demyelination, coronavirus, hepatitis C virus and hepatitis delta virus (HDV). He is the one in the world to find first oncogene (src) with his advisor at UC Berkley from his research work on the relationship between tumor virus and cancer cells, which opened a new way to oncology research. Afterwards, he discovered more oncogenes, which drew global attention and earned the reputation as “the Father of Coronavirus”. During the outbreak of SARS in 2003, he voluntarily returned to Taiwan as the leader of SARS research team. He has been a leader in the research of hepatitis viruses and has served as editors of internationally well-known scientific journals. His global vision will lead NCKU into a top-notch university with the aim to emphasize teaching, research, science, humanity, as well as professional and cross-disciplinary education.
  7. 7. Academics∣ Research-oriented comprehensive university with integrated academic fields in major campuses Tzu-Chiang Campus ( from right: Dept. Bldg. of Chemical Eng., Dept. Bldg. of Electrical Eng., Chi-Mei Building)
  8. 8. Since NCKU’s establishment in 1931, it has developed into a research intensive and comprehensive university with integrated academic fields in nine colleges: Liberal Arts, Sciences, Engineering, Electrical Engineering Computer Science, Planning Design, Management, Social Sciences, Medicine, and Bioscience Biotechnology. NCKU currently offers 40 undergraduate programs (excluding Program of Bachelor’s Degree), 78 master’s degree programs, 54 doctoral programs and 20 master’s degree programs for working professionals. There are more than 1,000 faculty members and more than 20,000 students at NCKU.
  9. 9. M.A./ College Department B. M. Ph.D M.S. for working professionals College of Department of Chinese Literature ○ ○ ○ ○ Liberal Arts Department of Foreign Language Literature ○ ○ ○ ○ Department of History ○ ○ ○ ○ Department of Taiwanese Literature ○ ○ ○ ○ Institute of Art Studies ○ Institute of Modern Literature ○ College of Department of Mathematics ○ ○ ○ Sciences Department of Physics ○ ○ ○ Department of Chemistry ○ ○ ○ Department of Earth Science ○ ○ ○ ○ Institute of Electro-Optical Science Engineering ○ ○ Institute of Satellite Informatics and Earth Environment ○ Institute of Space, Astrophysical and Plasma Science ○ College of Department of Life Science ○ ○ ○ Bioscience Institute of Biotechnology ○ ○ Biotechnology Institute of Biodiversity ○ ○ Institute of Biosignal Transduction ○ Institute of Bioinfomatics ○ Institute of Tropical Plant Sciences ○ College of Department of Mechanical Engineering ○ ○ ○ Engineering Department of Chemical Engineering ○ ○ ○ Department of Resources Engineering ○ ○ ○ Department of Material Science Engineering ○ ○ ○ Department of Civil Engineering ○ ○ ○ ○ Department of Engineering Science ○ ○ ○ ○ Department of Hydraulic Ocean Engineering ○ ○ ○ ○ Department of Systems Naval Mechatronic Engineering ○ ○ ○ Department of Aeronautics Astronautics ○ ○ ○ ○ Department of Environmental Engineering ○ ○ ○ Department of Geomatics ○ ○ ○ Institute of Biomedical Engineering ○ ○ Institute of Micro-Electro-Mechanical-System Engineering ○ ○ Institute of Engineering Management ○ Institute of Ocean Technology Affairs ○ ○ Institute of Civil Aviation ○ College of Electrical Department of Electrical Engineering ○ ○ ○ ○ Engineering and Department of Computer Science Information Engineering ○ ○ ○ Computer Science Department of Electro-Optical Engineering ○ Institute of Manufacturing Engineering ○ ○ Institute of Microelectronics ○ ○ Institute of Computer Communication Engineering ○ ○ Institute of Medical Informatics ○
  10. 10. M.A./ College Department B. M. Ph.D M.S. for working professionals College of Department of Architecture ○ ○ ○ ○ Planning and Department of Urban Planning ○ ○ ○ Design Department of Industrial Design ○ ○ ○ ○ Institute of Creative Industry Design ○ ○ College of Department of Business Administration ○ ○ ○ ○ Management Department of Accountancy ○ ○ ○ Department of Industrial Information Management ○ ○ ○ ○ Department of Transportation Communication Management Science ○ ○ ○ Department of Statistics ○ ○ ○ Institute of International Business ○ ○ Institute of Information Management ○ ○ Institute of Finance Banking ○ ○ ○ Institute of Telecommunications Management ○ Executive Master Program of Business Administration (EMBA) ○ International Master Program of Business Administration (IMBA) ○ ○ Advanced Master Business Administration Program(AMBA) ○ Institute of Physical Education, Health Recreation ○ College of Department of Medicine ○ Medicine Department of Nursing ○ ○ Department of Medical Laboratory Science Biotechnology ○ ○ Department of Physical Therapy ○ ○ Department of Occupational Therapy ○ ○ Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology ○ Institute of Pharmacology ○ Institute of Physiology ○ Institute of Microbiology Immunology ○ Institute of Clinical Pharmacy ○ Department of Environmental and Occupational Health ○ ○ Institute of Basic Medical Science ○ Institute of Molecular Medicine ○ Institute of Behavioral Medicine ○ Institute of Clinical Medicine ○ ○ ○ Institute of Cell Biology Anatomy ○ Institute of Public Health ○ ○ Institute of Oral Medicine ○ Institute of Allied Medical Science ○ Institute of Biopharmaceutical Sciences ○ Institute of Gerontology ○ College of Department of Political Science ○ Social Science Department of Economics ○ ○ Department of Law ○ ○ ○ Department of Psychology ○ Institute of Political Economy ○ ○ ○ Department of Education ○ ○ Department of Law in Science Technology ○ Department of Cognitive Science ○ Elite student class Program of Bachelor’s degree ○
  11. 11. Education∣ Outstanding faculty, abundant educational resources Solid, creative, dynamic, and diverse curricula Language Center
  12. 12. It is imperative for our country to cultivate professionals and improve our people's humanistic quality with the aim to adhere to the standards prevailing in developed countries and knowledge-based economies in the upcoming e-century. Equipped with a liberal vision, NCKU is well-versed with the global trends and is making efforts to become a top-notch university.
  13. 13. Lecture from Dr. Aaron Ciechanover, the Nobel Laureate, at College of Medicine Outstanding faculty, abundant educational resource, and excellent research achievement are the foundation for NCKU to become a world-class university. Further, NCKU students’ intellectual curiosity can be satisfied by the school’s diverse, dynamic, creative, and solid curricula. With a global vision, NCKU is developing diverse programs which are characterized by creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship, such as “Thinkers Salon”, to foster students’ accomplishments in the humanities and to develop their spirit of caring for others around the world. Moreover, NCKU also offers dozens of programs as minor specialties to provide various learning opportunities for interdisciplinary curricula. NCKU has also achieved remarkable success in globalization. Not only has an English-speaking environment been built to attract hundreds of international students, but substantive academic ties have also been established with many world- class universities and institutes abroad. At NCKU, global scholarly exchange is ongoing all the time. NCKU also provides international dual-degree programs with other prestigious universities, mainly in the U.S., and had the privilege to appoint Dr. Aaron Cichanover, a Nobel Laureate of 2004, as the Distinguished Visiting Professor. Many top-notch scholars and experts devote themselves to NCKU, in which students can gain innovative knowledge from them. 0
  14. 14. Banyan Garden
  15. 15. Research∣ Excellent research environment to foster innovative inventions NCKU earns reputation as a top-tier university in Taiwan.
  16. 16. NCKU earns her reputation as a top- tier university in Taiwan, parallel to NTU, because of its great achievement in research, industry-academia cooperation, and possession of excellent researchers. In recent years, NCKU has also established a co-operative partnership with the Academia Sinica, the Industrial Technological Research Institute (ITRI), the National Applied Research Laboratories, and the Small and Medium Enterprise Incubation Center to jointly develop pioneering technology. Links among NCKU, the Southern Taiwan Science Park and the Kaohsiung Science Park is comparable to those among the Stanford University, the University of California at Berkeley, and the Silicon Valley.
  17. 17. Hydraulics Laboratory
  18. 18. Ranking of SCI+SSCI output in 2007 (from data of 2008/4/8) Over the years, NCKU faculty and students have achieved great 4500 - 4389 success in research, which is reflected in a high number of publications 4000 - in international academic journals. According to the database of Web 3500 - of Science (WOS), the research output as academic articles authored by NCKU faculty members cited by the Science Citation Index (SCI) 3000 - 2353 and the Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI) totaled 2,323 in 2008. 2500 - This figure ranked second among all universities in Taiwan in that 2000 - 1427 1391 year, second only to NTU’s 4,389. The figure also greatly outnumbered 1500 - the National Chiao Tung University’s (NCTU) 1,391 and the National 1000 - Tsing Hua University’s (NTHU) 1,427. 500 - 0- NTU NCKU NCTU NTHU Updated to July 18, 2006
  19. 19. Facilities∣ Modern and Excellent Facilities: Laboratories, Library and Information Network Telemetry Tracking Command Site at Gueiren Campus
  20. 20. NCKU is a key university in Taiwan, especially in the southern part of the island. There are many advanced national-scale research centers and laboratories to support the teaching and research environment at NCKU, including the unique Test Plants of Aviation Technology, the National Scale Building Material Experiment Groups funded by the Ministry of Interior Affairs, the Telemetry Tracking Command Site (TTC), the National Chip Implementation Center, the Instrument Center of National Science Council, the Engineering Technology Promotion Center, t h e Ye n T j i n g L i n g I n d u s t r i a l Research Center, the Nanotechnology Research Center Nanotechnology Laboratory, and the Office of National Synchrotron Radiation Research Center. In addition, NCKU has also built the biggest hydraulics laboratory in Asia, where the Fuji TV station from Japan shot the simulated tsunami that took place off Sumatra, Indonesia in December, 2005. All these facilities certainly show exceptional abundance of research resources at NCKU. NCKU library is a five-floor building with three underground levels, providing numerous collections as well as comfortable environment and facilities. The library collection presently includes more than 1,000,000 volumes, 330,000 foreign and Chinese periodicals (including e-journals), and 480,000 audiovisual collections. Students can be inspired and absorb the knowledge in the library of NCKU.
  21. 21. Library In addition to numerous collections, NCKU library has established agreements to exchange publications with more than 10 universities to share collection resources. NCKU library also digitizes the collections for readers to easily browse the latest information and news taking place globally. On the other hand, NCKU has developed advanced network technology, which serves as the network center of Taiwan Academic Network (TANet) in Tainan. NCKU also houses the Branch Office of the National Center for High Performance Computing. ADSL wide broad network has been established to provide superior-quality and high- speed network service, such as cache and wireless access. Therefore, the latest world events and information can be easily accessed by all members at NCKU via the convenient internet.
  22. 22. School of Medicine, NCKU hospital
  23. 23. Environment ∣ Located in Culture-rich City with Advanced Technology 0 Cheng Kung Lake
  24. 24. NCKU was established in Tainan, the historical and ancient cultural capital city of Taiwan, which boasts more than 50 national relics sanctioned by the government. This historical heritage is the pride of Tainan City and represents a rich cultural resource to NCKU. Further, the technological sectors in the Southern Taiwan Science Park offer students at NCKU with a stage to apply what they have learned into practice.
  25. 25. In addition, each department in NCKU has its own building. Moreover, the school is close to the train station and is only a 20-minute drive from the high- speed railway station. All kinds of delicacies can be savored on and off campus. Recreational places, such as department stores and movie theaters are all within walking distance. Life at NCKU is very convenient!
  26. 26. College of Liberal Arts(Shiou-Chi Building)
  27. 27. Self-study center
  28. 28. Student Associations Enrich University Life Participation in student associations provides a vital opportunity for students to gain confidence and to establish interpersonal relationship. There are currently more than one hundred student associations at NCKU, which can be categorized into six types: General, Academic, Recreational, Service, Sports, and Social Associations. Students can freely join any student associations according to their interests, specialties, ambitions or ideals. At NCKU, student association activities take place all the time. Living in the dormitory is a lot like living at home Dormitories at NCKU have classic exteriors as well as comfortable interiors and facilities. All dormitories are located in designated areas on campus. With a garden-like design and serene environment, living in the dormitory is a lot like living at home. Each dormitory building is equipped with modern electric appliances and network service. Thirteen dormitory buildings with a total of 6,581 bed units provide students with comfortable accommodation. In addition, a new dormitory built by a BOT project with 648 hotel-standard bed units was introduced in September 2008. NCKU aims to provide its students with high-quality accommodation.
  29. 29. Social Service∣ NCKU Leads Taiwan’s Industrial Development and Created Taiwan’s Economic Miracle
  30. 30. In Taiwan, top-notch national universities have the obligation and responsibility to contribute themselves to national modernization. As the key university in Taiwan, NCKU is not an exception. NCKU, as the oldest engineering school nationwide, has been cultivating many excellent engineers devoted to manufacturing, construction and social services. NCKU played a vital and critical role in creating Taiwan’s “economic miracle” by helping to transform Taiwan from an agriculturally- based society to an industrialized economy during the 1960’s and 1970’s.
  31. 31. Building of Science Technology Pioneering Research and Service Headquarters in NCKU as Model for Industry-Academy Cooperation Since NCKU established the Research and Service Headquarters (RSH) in 1996, the first of its kind nationwide, a total of more than fifty research centers have been founded. These include the Disaster Prevention Research Center, the Satellite Geoinformatics Research Center, the Coastal Ocean Monitoring Center, the Resource Recycling and Management Research Center, the Business Incubation Center, - all with the aim to integrate research work force and resource as well as to establish cooperative platform and liaison among industry, government, academia, and research organizations. NCKU makes great contribution to industrial development and domestic competitiveness through transferring research achievement to industries. Each year, an affiliated center of the RSH is, on average, commissioned to conduct 3 or 4 projects of Industry-Academia cooperation, which amounts to around seven or eight hundred million New Taiwan Dollars (NTD). This establishes a good model for other universities with interest in industry-academia cooperation.
  32. 32. Tzu-Chiang Campus (from left: Instrument Development Center, Dept. Bldg. of Mechanical Eng., College of Engineering (RD Headquarter, Dept. of Systems and Naval Mechatronic Engineering))
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  34. 34. The Most Welcomed Employees of Enterprises (Industry Favorites) The enterprises’ favorite ranking in the survey by Cheers magazine in 2006 600 - 534 525 500 - 400 - 378 327 300 - 200 - 100 - 0- NCKU NTU NCCU NTHU Units:minute The enterprises’ favorite ranking in the survey by Global Views magazine in 2007 800 - 719 700 - 665 600 - 500 - 463 432 400 - 300 - 200 - 100 - 0- NCKU NTU NCCU NCTU Units:minute The enterprises' favorite ranking in the survery by Global Views magazine in 2008 1400 - 1302 For NCKU graduates, “intellectual development through relentless 1200 - exploration in knowledge” is the motto, while “honesty and 910 1000 - 670 moderation” is the working principle. According to the surveys 659 800 - conducted by such magazines as Common Wealth , Cheers, and 600 - Global Views, NCKU’s graduates have earned the reputation of “the 400 - first choice among hiring managers” or the “enterprise’s (industry’s) 200 - favorites” each year since 1993. NCKU’s graduates are deemed as 0- NCKU NTU NTHU NCTU possessing professional skills, team-work spirit, and diligence. Units:minute
  35. 35. NCKU Graduates as Elites in Industrial and Government Circles Graduates from NCKU are generally considered as elites of the society. To date NCKU has more than 120,000 alumni living all over the world. In addition to numerous alumni in industrial sectors, there are also many alumni appointed as chiefs in the government agencies. In academia, there are more than 60 alumni who are incumbent or retired presidents of universities. NCKU indeed deserves the reputation of being a cradle for presidents of universities. Alumni as incumbent or retired chiefs Alumni as incumbent or retired in government agencies: presidents of universities: Hsin-Yi Lin (former Vice Premier), Chen-Hsing Yen (former Chen-Hsing Yen (NTU, NCKU), Jyong Lang Liou ( NTHU), Minister of Education), Yun-Ping Luo (former Minister of Jiun Yen Chang (NCTU), Paul Chu (Hong Kong University Education), Jin Wu (former Minister of Education), Poh- of Science and Technology), David C. Chang (Polytechnic Hsiung Wu (former Minister of Interior, former Presidential University), Rose Tseng (University of Hawaii at Hilo), Han- Secretary General) , Jaw-Yang Tsai (former Minister of Min Hsia (NCKU), Cheng-I Weng (NCKU, FGU), Lou- Transportation and Communication), Jian-Shiuan Wang Chuang Lee (NCU), Tsung Yan (NCHU), Mau-Ling Wang (President of the Control Yuan),Nan-Cheng Su (former (CCU), Ching-Tien Liou (NTUST), Wei-Chi Liu (NSYSU) National Assembly Speaker), Han-Min Hsia (former Jing-Shiung Chen (SZMC), Chi-Ming Chuang (NTUE), Minister of National Science Council), Chin-Der Ou (former Mao- Rong Yeh (NJIT), Shan Huei Ou (Tajen), etc. Chairperson of Public Construction Commission of Executive Yuan), Cheng-I Weng (former Minister of National Science Council), Yao-Chi Kuo (former Minister of Transportation and Communication), Chang-Yao Hsu (former Director General of Directorate General of Budget, Accounting and Statistics of Executive Yuan),Chi-Kuo Mao (Minister of Transportation and Communication), Lou-Chuang Lee (Minister of National Science Council)etc.
  36. 36. NCKU Advancing National Cheng Kung University Address: No.1 University Road, Tainan, Taiwan Recipients of Outstanding Alumnus Awards: Tel : (06)275-7575 Diane Ying, Poh-Hsiung Wu, Jin Wu, Jyong Lang Liou, Jian Shiuan Wang, Paul Website: http://www.ncku.edu.tw/ Chu,Ying Tai Lung, Hsin-Yi Lin, Chen-Hsing Yen, Eric G. Leana, Jennie S. Hwang, Publisher: Dr. Michael M.C. Lai F.C. Tseng, Samuel Ting, Lawrence T. Wong, Harold Szu, C.Y. Lee, Nan-Cheng Su, Advisors: Dr. Hwung-Hweng Hwung Ming Tsan Liu, Jhong-Jyun Chang etc. Dr. Da-Hsuan Feng Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Woei-Shyan Lee Honorary Doctorates: Deputy Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Bing-Hung Chen Editor: Jin-Jiun Li, Ta-You Wu, Yuan-Tseh Lee, Yun-Suan Wei-Chen Huang Sun, Kuo-Ting Lee, Hsiou-Chi Wu, Shih-Tao Yeh, Yu-Hsiu Ku, Ching-Yuan I-Ting Chu, Kao, Morris Chang, Yuan-Cheng Fung, Yuan-Tseh Lee Aaron Ciechanover Ting-Wei Chen Aaron Ciechanover, and Britton Chance. Chinese Script-writer: Jin-Jiun Li Translator: Wei-Chen Huang Photography: Jin-Jiun Li Nobel Prize Laureate: ISBN: 978-986-01-5608-9 Dr. Samuel CC Ting (1976, in Physics) Oct. 2008

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