National Taiwan Ocean University

National Taiwan Ocean University (NTOU; Chinese: 國立臺灣海洋大學) is a national research-led comprehensive university in Zhongzheng District, Keelung, Taiwan. Currently, the university is among the top-tier Maritime and Aquatic specialization institutions in the world. NTOU is a member of University System of Taipei.

National Taiwan Ocean University
國立臺灣海洋大學
NTOU seal only.svg
Motto誠樸博毅[1]
Motto in English
Honesty, Simplicity, Fraternity, Perseverance
TypePublic
Established1953
President許泰文 Tai-Wen Hsu[2]
Academic staff
531
Undergraduates5,800
Postgraduates2,850
Other students
705 (international)
Location,
Websitewww.ntou.edu.tw
National Taiwan Ocean University
Traditional Chinese國立臺灣海洋大學
National Taiwan Ocean University
NTOU ocean research ship.

HistoryEdit

NTOU was originally established as the Provincial Taiwan Maritime Technology College in 1953. In 1979, it was renamed National Taiwan College of Marine Science and Technology. Ten years later, the institution underwent another name change, to National Taiwan Ocean University.[3] A satellite opened on Beigan, Lienchiang in July 2019 as the first university campus on the Matsu Islands.[4]

Colleges, Departments, and InstitutesEdit

Notable alumniEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "海大校訓、校徽、校歌 (Chinese)". NTOU. Retrieved 2014-09-02.
  2. ^ "國立臺灣海洋大學(National Taiwan Ocean University)".
  3. ^ http://english.ntou.edu.tw/about.php
  4. ^ Yu, Chao-fu; Hetherington, William (23 July 2019). "Lienchiang County gets first university campus". Taipei Times. Retrieved 31 July 2019.

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Coordinates: 25°09′00″N 121°46′40″E / 25.150107°N 121.777702°E / 25.150107; 121.777702