Tamkang University Rankings

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In the World#931 of 14178
In Asia#181 of 5833
In Taiwan#11 of 144
In New Taipei City#1 of 13

Quick Review

Enrollment
26,619
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
Chinese;English

Publications & Citations

Publications
10,825
Citations
180,245

Tamkang University majors

by publication count

Computer science
2,731
Materials science
1,582
Chemistry
1,382
Mathematics
1,170
Engineering
904
Economics
715
Physics
470
Business
448
Psychology
304
Medicine
193
Biology
153
Environmental science
81
Sociology
69
Geology
65
Political science
64
Geography
40
Philosophy
22
History
20
Art
13

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Economics45416,197
Business57310,237
Engineering59114,071
Mathematics61021,826
Computer science64830,660
Materials science89122,392
Philosophy108590
Chemistry111523,910
Psychology11558,837
Physics11995,280
Sociology1399907
Geology1494836
Environmental science15161,777
Biology154711,574
Geography1632675
History168625
Art179915
Political science1847212
Medicine21902,764

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19902734
19914353
19924281
19934175
199473123
199567132
199697173
1997143269
1998146348
1999216499
2000233669
2001259929
20022351076
20032691464
20043472020
20054072556
20064163273
20074404139
20085465148
20095586685
20105587712
20116259359
201267310759
201361912654
201460213827
201552413674
201645113768
201748414148
201838413480
201944815600
202039917131

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school and entrance examination
Academic CalendarAugust to July (August - January; February-July)
Enrollment26,619
Full time employee750
Student:staff ratio35:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$1,750$1,750
International students$1,750$1,750

Tamkang University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

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 DegreeEconomics, Educational Technology, English, Finance, Information Management, International Business, International Relations, Political Sciences, Tourism
Master's DegreeAsian Studies, Business Administration, Computer Science, Information Technology, Pacific Area Studies

General info

Alternative namesTKU
淡江大學
Founded1950
WikipediaTamkang University
AccreditationMinistry of Education
MottoSimplicity, Truthfulness, Firmness and Perseverance
Academic structureCollege of Liberal Arts
College of Science
College of Engineering
College of Business
College of Management
College of Foreign Languages and Literatures
College of Education
College of Entrepreneurial Development
College of Global Research and Development
College of Community Development
Affiliations and membershipsFoundation for Cooperation in Higher Education of Taiwan (FICHET)
Association of Private Universities and Colleges (APUC)
Asia-Pacific Association for International Education (APAIE)
Association of International Educators (NAFSA)
Open Education Consortium (OEC)
European Union Centre in Taiwan (EUTW)
International Association of Universities (IAU)
Excellent Long-Established University Consortium of Taiwan (ELECT)

Location and Contacts

AddressNo. 151, Yingzhuan Road, Tamsui District
New Taipei City, New Taipei, 25137
Taiwan
City population3,971,000
Phone+886 (2) 2621 5656
Fax+886 (2) 2623 7384

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