Fulfilling Excellence: Prominent Asian Universities Shaping Global Education

Source: Office of Global Engagement

Published on 2023-08-17

Taipei Medical University (TMU) stands out among exceptional institutions in research, teaching, and career prospects, alongside universities like Hokkaido, Universiti Putra Malaysia, and Chungnam National University.

These Asian universities are expected to drive 80% of international student growth by 2025. Their rigorous standards and prestigious rankings enhance students’ employability through partnerships with respected companies, offering valuable internship experiences.

Established in 1960, TMU houses 11 colleges and a general education center. TMU is committed to blending teaching, research, industry collaboration, and medical care to build an innovative, socially impactful university rooted in medical education and biomedicine research for clinical use. The TMU community includes diverse educators, researchers, clinicians, and business professionals, offering programs like Cancer Biology, Drug Discovery, Neuroscience, and Translation Science, backed by a global collaboration network.

TMU aspires to nurture comprehensive biomedical talents by exploring focused research domains as potential business ventures. The “Shuangho Campus” integrates the nation’s inaugural university biomedical acceleration program, creating a trinity biomedical park with a university, hospital, and biomedical industry.

Notably, TMU’s endeavors are recognized; it ranked #231 in THE World University Rankings, securing the second spot in Taiwan. In Asia, TMU ranks in the top 30 of THE Asia University rankings and attained the third global ranking in the “SDG3-Good Health and Wellbeing” category in the 2022 THE Impact Rankings.

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