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Encyclopedia > NTHU
國立清華大學
National Tsing Hua University

 

Motto 厚德载物 自强不息
Established 1955
School type Public
President Chen Wen-Tsuen (陳文村)
Location Hsinchu City, Taiwan, Republic of China
Enrollment 5071 undergraduate, 5194 graduate
Faculty -
Campus Urban
Campus size 1.06 km²
Homepage (中文) (en)

National Tsing Hua University (Traditional Chinese: 國立清華大學; Simplified Chinese: 国立清华大学; Hanyu Pinyin: Guólì Qīnghuá Dàxué; Wade-Giles: Kuo-li Ch'ing-hua Ta-hsuëh) is a university in Hsinchu City, Taiwan Province, Republic of China. It is one of the most prestigious universities in Taiwan, with strong reputations in science and engineering. Image File history File links Tsinghua School Emblum File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... 1955 (MCMLV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Hsinchu (新竹 pinyin Xīnzhú) is a large city in northern Taiwan. ... Motto: None Anthem: National Anthem of the ROC Capital Taipei (de facto)1 Largest city Taipei City Official language(s) Mandarin (Guoyü) Government President Vice President Premier Multiparty democracy Chen Shui-bian Annette Lu Su Tseng-chang Establishment Xinhai Revolution Declared  October 10, 1911 Established  January 1, 1912 Relocation to... An urban area is a term used to define an area where there is an increased density of human-created structures in comparison to the areas surrounding it. ... Traditional Chinese characters are one of two standard character sets of printed contemporary Chinese written language. ... Simplified Chinese characters (Simplified Chinese: 简体字; Traditional Chinese: 簡體字; pinyin: jiÇŽntǐzì; also called 简化字/簡化字, jiÇŽnhuàzì) are one of two standard character sets of printed contemporary Chinese written language. ... Pinyin (拼音, Pīnyīn) literally means join (together) sounds (a less literal translation being phoneticize, spell or transcription) in Chinese and usually refers to Hànyǔ Pīnyīn (汉语拼音, literal meaning: Han language pinyin), which is a system of romanization (phonetic notation and transliteration to roman script) for Standard Mandarin used in the... Wade-Giles, sometimes abbreviated Wade, is a Romanization (phonetic notation and transliteration) system for the Chinese language based on Mandarin. ... Hsinchu (新竹 pinyin Xīnzhú) is a large city in northern Taiwan. ... Taiwan Province can refer to an existing administrative division under the government of the Republic of China or the claimed 23rd province of the Peoples Republic of China. ... Motto: None Anthem: National Anthem of the ROC Capital Taipei (de facto)1 Largest city Taipei City Official language(s) Mandarin (Guoyü) Government President Vice President Premier Multiparty democracy Chen Shui-bian Annette Lu Su Tseng-chang Establishment Xinhai Revolution Declared  October 10, 1911 Established  January 1, 1912 Relocation to...


After the Chinese Civil War, Tsinghua University was divided into Tsinghua University in Beijing and National Tsing Hua Institute of Nuclear Technology recreated in 1955 in Hsinchu, Taiwan, which later became National Tsing Hua University. The newly established People's Republic of China removed all "National" appellations for all universities in mainland China to reflect the fact that all institutions under its jurisdiction would be public, while the university re-established in Taiwan kept its old name. Combatants Chinese Nationalist Party Chinese Communist Party Commanders Chiang Kai-shek Mao Zedong Strength 3,600,000 circa June 1948 2,800,000 circa June 1948 The Chinese Civil War (Traditional Chinese: 國共内戰; Simplified Chinese: 国共内战; Pinyin: guógòng neìzhàn; literally Nationalist-Communist Civil War) was a conflict in... Tsinghua University Tsinghua University (Simplified Chinese: 清华大学; Traditional Chinese: 清華大學; Pinyin: ; Wade-Giles: Ching-hua Ta-hsüeh) is one of the most prestigious and selective universities in China. ... Hsinchu (Chinese: 新竹; Hanyu Pinyin: ; POJ: Sin-tek) is a city in northern Taiwan. ...


The two Tsinghua Universities are not affiliated with each other, but both claim to be successors of the original Tsinghua University. Because of these dispute, both universities claimed to be the rightful recipient of the funds from the Boxer Rebellion indemnity that was used to start Tsinghua University. This indemnity was awarded to the university in Taiwan. Boxer forces, 1900 photograph The Boxer Uprising (Traditional Chinese: 義和團起義; Simplified Chinese: 义和团起义; Pinyin: Yìhétuán Qǐyì; The Righteous and Harmonious Fists) or Boxer Rebellion (義和團之亂 or 義和團匪亂) was a Chinese rebellion against foreign influence in areas such as trade, politics, religion and technology that occurred in China during the final...

The main entrance to National Tsing Hua University is located along Guangfu Road in Hsinchu.
The main entrance to National Tsing Hua University is located along Guangfu Road in Hsinchu.
Cheng Kung Lake is located on National Tsing Hua University's campus.
Cheng Kung Lake is located on National Tsing Hua University's campus.


ImageMetadata File history File links Download high resolution version (2272x1704, 1002 KB) Summary Photo taken on 2005. ... ImageMetadata File history File links Download high resolution version (2272x1704, 1002 KB) Summary Photo taken on 2005. ... ImageMetadata File history File links Download high resolution version (2272x1704, 621 KB) Summary Cheng Kung Lake, National Tsing Hua University. ... ImageMetadata File history File links Download high resolution version (2272x1704, 621 KB) Summary Cheng Kung Lake, National Tsing Hua University. ...


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External link

  • National Tsing Hua University official website

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Energy Citations Database (ECD) - Energy and Energy-Related Bibliographic Citations (326 words)
In 1973 the College of Nuclear Science, NTHU was also established which later on administered the Graduate Institute of Radiation Biology, Institute/Department of Nuclear Engineering, and Institute/Department of Nuclear Science.
Today, The College of Nuclear Science in the NTHU remains as the only educational institute among 123 universities and colleges in Taiwan where nuclear related education and training are offered.
By the end of 1993, the total number of alumnae graduated from the college, since the first postgraduate degree was granted in 1958, are 2400, including about 1500 BSc graduates, 800 MSc graduates, and 50 PhD graduates.
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