Bronze League
Chang Gung University

Taiwan

Chang Gung University, Taiwan

336 World
rank
8 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1997
Short name:
CGU
Type:
Private
Students:
7510
Faculty:
590
Faculty/Students Ratio:
13
:
1
Web-site:
www.cgu.edu.tw
Region:
Asia
Location:
Gueishan, Taoyuan
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 336 52.605
Teaching 356 51.052
Research 298 55.229
International Diversity 651 17.2
Financial Sustainability 183 74.146
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 692 5.9
Research Perfomance Rankings 437 42.595
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TEACHING
World Rank: 356
Country rank: 8
Score: 51.052
League: Bronze League
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40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 298
Country rank: 7
Score: 55.229
League: Silver League
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name
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40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 651
Country rank: 23
Score: 17.2
League: World League
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10 %
Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 183
Country rank: 7
Score: 74.146
League: Golden League
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10 %
Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

Our school was established in April 1987 as the Chang Gung Medical College, and at that time had a mission of training outstanding medical personnel. To meet the needs of the country`s economic development, we later added departments and graduate schools of engineering and management, and name change to Chang Gung University in July 1997. The University currently has approximately 612 full-time faculty members, and has approximately 7,100 students enrolled. The developmental goal of our university is to turn from a teaching oriented university to research oriented. We will continue to improve the quality of the teaching staff, equipments, and instruction, as well as to let students to have more opportunities of engaging in humanity studies. In taking advantage of Formosa Plastics Group`s abundant manufacturing and medical service resources, Chang Gung University aims to be a first-rate internationally renowned university that prepares high standard professional talents in the fields of medical science, high technology, and knowledge management.

Mission Statement

Diligence, Perseverance, Frugality and Trustworthiness is the motto of Chang Gung University, which reminds and encourages our students and faculty to maintain a simple and hardworking lifestyle, always in pursuit of excellence and never satisfied with the second best. To achieve this goal, Chang Gung University developed close collaborations with industry for both research and training. One of the central themes of education at CGU is to integrate theory with practice, which strengthens the readiness and competitiveness of our students when they entering the employment market. Looking ahead, Chang Gung University will continue pursue improvement and enhancement in teaching, research, industry-academic Copperation and international exchange. Chang Gung University will also persist in the philosophy of humanity concerns and serving others.