National Kaohsiung Univesity of Applied Science

Technical and Vocational Public

School introduction

Site http://eng.kuas.edu.tw/bin/home.php
School Profile

        Founded in 1963,National Kaohsiung University of Applied Sciences (KUAS) was originally known as the Provincial Kaohsiung Institute of Technology with the aim to educate technical professionals to meet the demands of national economic development. In 2000, the beginning of the new millennium, the Institute evolved to be a four-year technical university and the present name was adopted. This transformation from a junior college to a technological university has opened up a new page for KUAS. After more than a decade of development and expansion, now KUAS has reinvented itself as the leading technological university in southern Taiwan.

School introduction

       KUAS has four colleges offering top-quality undergraduate and graduate programs, serving more than 12,000 students and 100,000 alumni. The achievements of KUAS in teaching, research, and industry-academia collaboration have been highly recognized by the government. In 2012, KUAS received the grant for the ”Plan for Developing Technological University Paradigms” awarded by the Ministry of Education (MOE). In addition, more than 10 research centers have been established on KUAS campus by the MOE and the Ministry of Economic Affairs, engaging in state-of-the-art research in a variety of fields. In recent years, over 500 industry-academia collaboration contracts worth more than NT$300 million have been signed between KUAS and the leading businesses and companies in Taiwan.

     Key Areas of Research and Development

  • Smart electricity and electric vehicles
  • Green architecture and smart healthcare
  • Green energy and materials
  • High speed communication networks and smart commerce and services
  • Smart manufacturing and precision molding
  • Cultural and creative cities and urban disasters prevention
Characteristic
  • The first university in Southeast Asia to receive the IS09002 certification (1998)
  • The first university in Taiwan to be awarded the TIPS certification (2008)
  • KUAS was ranked No.1 in the 2010 Technological University Evaluation conducted by the Ministry of Education (2010)
  • The Incubation Center of KUAS was ranked No.1 in the performance evaluation conducted by the Ministry of Economic Affairs for three consecutive years (2011-2013)
  • The first university in Taiwan to offer MBA program for Vietnamese students (2003-2015)
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Learning Production Process

English name Degree difference Area college UK teaching Spring start Spring end Fall start Fall end
Department of Civil Engineering Master, Doctor Engineering and Construction Department of Civil Engineering Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-01 2017-10-30 2017-03-24 2017-04-15
Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering Master, Doctor Engineering and Construction Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-01 2017-10-30 2017-03-24 2017-04-15
Department of Mold and Die Engineering Master, Doctor Engineering and Construction Department of Mold and Die Engineering Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-01 2017-10-30 2017-03-24 2017-04-15
Department of Industrial Engineering and Management Master, Doctor Engineering and Construction Department of Industrial Engineering and Management Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-01 2017-10-30 2017-03-24 2017-04-15
Department of Mechanical Engineering Master, Doctor Engineering and Construction Department of Mechanical Engineering Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2016-09-01 2016-10-15 2016-03-24 2016-04-15
Department of Electronic Engineering Master, Doctor Science Department of Electronic Engineering Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-01 2017-10-30 2017-03-24 2017-04-15
Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering Master Science Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-01 2017-10-30 2017-03-24 2017-04-15
Department of Electrical Engineering Master, Doctor Science Department of Electrical Engineering Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-01 2017-10-30 2017-03-24 2017-04-15
Institute of Photonics and Communications Master Social Science, Business and Law Institute of Photonics and Communications Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-01 2017-10-30 2017-03-24 2017-04-15
Department of Finance and Institute of Finance and Information Master Social Science, Business and Law Department of Finance and Institute of Finance and Information Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-01 2017-10-30 2017-03-24 2017-04-15
Department of International Business Master, Doctor Social Science, Business and Law Department of International Business Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2016-09-01 2016-10-15 2016-03-24 2016-04-15
Department of Tourism Management Master Social Science, Business and Law Department of Tourism Management Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-01 2017-10-30 2017-03-24 2017-04-15
Department of Business Administration Master Social Science, Business and Law Department of Business Administration Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2016-09-01 2016-10-15 2016-03-24 2016-04-15
Department of Wealth and Taxation Management Master Social Science, Business and Law Department of Wealth and Taxation Management Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-01 2017-10-30 2017-03-24 2017-04-15
Department of Accounting Master Social Science, Business and Law Department of Accounting Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-01 2017-10-30 2017-03-24 2017-04-15
Department of Information Management Master Social Science, Business and Law Department of Information Management Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-01 2017-10-30 2017-03-24 2017-04-15
Department of Cultural and Creative Industries Master Humanity and Art Department of Cultural and Creative Industries Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-01 2017-10-30 2017-03-24 2017-04-15
Department of Applied Foreign Languages Master Humanity and Art Department of Applied Foreign Languages Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-01 2017-10-30 2017-03-24 2017-04-15
Department of Human Resource Development Master Humanity and Art Department of Human Resource Development Program with enough English courses to satisfy graduation requirements 2017-09-01 2017-10-30 2017-03-24 2017-04-15

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