NIU founded in 1926 as Taiwan Provincial Ilan School of Agriculture and Forestry.Following the rapid development in Taiwan, the school was promoted from a five-year junior college to a polytechnic college (National Ilan Institute of Technology).NIU is now an university which offers comprehensive degrees such as BA, BS, MA,MS and PhD.
NIU comprises College of Humanities and Management, College of Engineering, Collegeof Bioresources, and College of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. Our university is one of the most reputed Bioresources education and research institute inTaiwan. Students of the Bioresources domain have opportunity to visit Malaysia for off-site classes; to Canada for attending the joint program with University of BritishColumbia (UBC). NIU has a strong international collaboration, with over 90 Universities and ResearchInstituion world wide. Studying at NIU, students can apply for academic exchange program, they can take part in overseas volunteer activities and summer camps.
Research Pools at NIU
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NIU has 15 departments and 17 graduate institutes. Our university educates students to meet the needs of national development, social progress, industrial prosperity, and economic growth.
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International Student Affairs (OIA)
OIA is there for international students regarding their life guidance, questions of Visa,Alien Resident Certificate, and Work Permit. We offer dedicated space to get togetherwith other International Students.
About our Dormitories
NIU Library is a 7 floors building with 973 reading seats, and over 710,000 Collective Books.There are specially designed reading space of creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship.There are inspirational whiteboards at the entrance available freely for readers to write on. "The book of the themes area" provides the special collections of Ilan University.
We provide students free email services and free cloud drive. All student dorms havewired internet connections. Internet Access Fee is NT$150 per semester.
We Have Section of Health Hygiene for:
National Ilan Univesity is located at the heart of Yilan City. The traffic around NIUis very convenient, with a short 20-minute walk from the campus to both the Railway Station and the Long Distance Bus Terminal. Retail, service, and health facilities are also available, with the campus being within walking distance of the Yilan County Cultural Affairs Bureau (including the Yilan Library, the Taiwan Theater Museum, and the Yilan Performance Hall), and the Yilan Riverside Park.These are all good places for citizens and students to enjoy their leisure time.Private medical clinics and major hospitals are also within walking distance of the campus.
NIU has a 6-Floors Gym, offers various facilities including indoor run track, basketball court,table tennis, pool, golf greens, volleyball court, badminton court, and weight training equipment.
NIU has more than 90 extra curriculum clubs. International students are welcome to join. NIU also takes care of International Students in many ways: