National Sun Yat-sen University (NSYSU), established in 1980, is one of the top teaching and research universities in Taiwan with nearly 9,500 students and more than 500 faculty members. With its unique location by the ocean, NSYSU is a leader in the field of Marine Science. In addition, the research in the fields of Materials Science, Environmental Science, Electrical Engineering, Applied Chemistry, Management, English Literature and Social Sciences is also exceptional.
President Ying-Yao Cheng holds a doctorate degree in Education. He believes that encouraging students to dream big and providing them with support from the university allows students to make their dreams come true for a better future. He inspires all members of NSYSU to move toward excellence with the encouragement of “Imagining the Future and Making it Possible”.
Through the years of inspired leadership by all the Presidents of NSYSU, the university has achieved a great level of success, not only in its role as the academic hub of southern Taiwan, but also as one of the most highly-ranked universities in the world.