National Yang-Ming University (NYMU) was founded in 1975 and located in Beitou area, Taipei. It is one of the top 11 universities in Taiwan. According to THE-QS World University Rankings of the Times Higher Education Supplement 2008, Yang-Ming University takes its place in the fourth position of Taiwan Universities and ranks 306 of the world Universities.
Current Total student number for academic year 2009 is 4,448 including 1,983 bachelor's, 1,426 master and 1039 Ph.D. students. NYMU has 6 schools of which 5 schools are related to medical and life sciences: School of Medicine, School of Nursing, School of Life Sciences, School of Dentistry, School of Biomedical Science& Engineering, School of Humanities & Social Science. The School of Humanity and Social Science is established in 2008.
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