Kaohsiung Medical University Rankings

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In the World#1463 of 14178
In Asia#336 of 5833
In Taiwan#24 of 144
In Kaohsiung City#2 of 16

Quick Review

Enrollment
7,001
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
Chinese;English

Publications & Citations

Publications
18,897
Citations
388,977

Kaohsiung Medical University majors

by publication count

Medicine
9,471
Chemistry
3,648
Biology
3,066
Psychology
776
Materials science
672
Mathematics
296
Computer science
195
Environmental science
60
Engineering
50
Geography
36
Sociology
28
Business
24
Physics
14
Geology
9
Political science
8
History
3
Economics
3
Art
2

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Medicine416158,646
Biology600106,691
Chemistry66264,342
Psychology75123,235
Geography12011,336
Materials science13759,174
Mathematics16652,801
Economics1771826
Computer science18023,272
Environmental science18741,056
Sociology1998334
History27484
Engineering2858355
Geology324740
Physics362290
Political science394712
Business409441

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990610
199179
1992829
19931225
1994857
1995954
199616100
199718120
199822201
199963239
2000241354
2001278697
20023501141
20033921925
20044552864
20055034243
20066015965
20076607810
20087529833
200978912372
201087215169
201196719319
2012101923709
2013115827118
2014123431131
2015129232730
2016123332667
2017133235009
2018115630181
2019136935676
2020151741179

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school or equivalent, and entrance examination
Academic CalendarSeptember to June (September - January; February-June)
Enrollment7,001
Full time employee537
Student:staff ratio13:1

Tuition

Local studetns50,000-70,000 per semester (TWD)

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+
Business | Politics | Social Sciences++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+++
Engineering | IT
Maths | Natural Sciences+++
Bachelor's DegreeBiotechnology, Computer Science, Dentistry, Health Administration, Laboratory Techniques, Medicine, Respiratory Therapy
Master's DegreeApplied Chemistry, Cosmetology, Dentistry, Genetics, Health Sciences, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Sports Medicine, Tropical Medicine
DoctorateApplied Chemistry, Dentistry, Health Sciences, Medicine, Pharmacology, Tropical Medicine

General info

Alternative namesKMU
高雄醫學大學
Founded1953
WikipediaKaohsiung Medical University
AccreditationHigher Education and Accreditation Council, Ministry of Education
Academic structureCollege of Medicine
College of Dentistry
College of Pharmacy
College of Nursing
College of Health Science
College of Life Sciences
Affiliations and membershipsJoint Private Medical Universities Admissions System (JPMAS)

Location and Contacts

AddressNo. 100, Shih-Chuan 1st Road
Kaohsiung City, Kaohsiung, 80780
Taiwan
City population2,774,000
Phone+886 (7) 312 1101
Fax+886 (7) 321 2062

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