About National Taiwan University:

National Taiwan University (NTU) is a national university in Taipei City, Taiwan. National Taiwan University consists of 11 colleges, 54 departments, 107 graduate institutes and four research centers. The University was founded in 1928 during Japanese rule as one of the Imperial Universities, the Taihoku Imperial University. It is older than Imperial Osaka University and Nagoya University. After World War II, Taiwan's government assumed the administration of the university, reorganizing and renaming it National Taiwan University on November 15, 1945. NTU has a main campus in Da'an District, Taipei City and has additional campuses in Taipei, New Taipei City, Hsinchu County, Yunlin County, and Nantou County. The main campus is home to most college department buildings and administrative buildings. The University governs farms, forests, and hospitals for education and research purposes.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
World University Rankings 185 141 101 114 119 101 98 98 102 112 114 122 126 139 132

By Fields

Field 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Agriculture 122 112 89 87 34 75 77 80 107 114 135 142 125 137
Engineering 28 32 23 22 23 25 24 28 39 47 66 78 96 107
Life Sciences 260 229 200 197 175 173 189 181 186 188 203 210 204 156
Medicine 182 157 166 173 161 148 154 146 157 154 148 151 135 154
Natural Sciences 77 66 66 67 57 66 62 63 70 76 93 97 105 120
Social Sciences - 217 217 218 189 194 177 197 239 243 259 258 275 301-350

By Subjects

Subject 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Agricultural Sciences 34 34 43 51 39 57 77 82 85 94 94
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - 227 273 213
Chemistry 47 36 35 38 47 53 60 68 75 81 88
Chemical Engineering 23 17 21 24 27 37 51 76 78 101 131
Civil Engineering 12 15 16 19 24 43 51 73 90 120 106
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - 144 114 135
Computer Science 43 50 49 59 81 89 106 97 108 128 141
Economics & Business - - - - - - - - 218 239 284
Electrical Engineering 12 14 17 17 27 35 43 58 76 94 135
Environment / Ecology 91 90 100 112 115 143 131 176 192 142 148
Geosciences 94 76 62 67 71 90 106 110 120 128 139
Immunology - - - - - - - - 161 166 123
Materials Science 25 28 31 28 33 44 48 64 74 82 90
Mathematics 81 103 148 139 150 207 193 287 301-350 301-350 351-400
Mechanical Engineering 104 67 94 104 115 144 185 223 250 271 270
Microbiology - - - - - - - - 125 107 74
Molecular Biology & Genetics - - - - - - - - 216 202 186
Neuroscience & Behavior - - - - - - - - - - -
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - 72 90 110 120 107 106 131 151 124 81
Physics 80 90 100 84 82 71 86 102 81 83 102
Plant & Animal Science 199 110 121 113 118 131 157 145 131 140 147
Psychiatry / Psychology - - - - - - - - 282 - -
Social Sciences, General - - - - - - - - 258 279 301-350
Space Science - - - - - - - - 168 155 188
Energy Science & Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 104
Environmental Science & Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 145
Biomedical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - -