2016-10-15 NO.41 | More News | Home | CMU
Wen-Hwa Lee,President
Chung Y. Hsu,Chief Consultant

Cultivating Talents to Reach the Top ~ China Medical University Ranks 199th in the Topnotch World University Ranking

China Medical University (CMU), devoted to cultivate talents, has reached the top in the recently announced Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) by Center for World University Rankings (CWUR) at Shanghai Jiao Tong University. Seven universities in Taiwan are ranked in the top 500. CMU has made a big leap to advance to 199th, second only to National Taiwan University, #2 in Taiwan and #1 among the private universities in Taiwan.

CMU was # 363 in ARWU in 2015 and has a huge leap to enter the top 200 in the world this year, by bypassing 164 universities. CMU is the very university in Taiwan with the greatest advance at the fastest pace in moving upward in ranking. Chairman Chang-Hai Tsai of the Board of Trustees at CMU and Healthcare System expressed his gratitude to faculty and students and praised contributions by CMU Hospital. He emphasized the plan to devote more resources for academic development to reach the goal for CMU to become a first-class university in the world.

Good News upon Good News ~ China Medical University is Ahead of National Taiwan University Again in the Discipline of Medicine in Academic Ranking of World Universities

China Medical University (CMU) has been making accelerated advances in the world ranking among topnotch universities.  In the recently announced Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) by Shanghai Jiao Tong University, in the Discipline of Medicine, CMU climbed to 133th, once again bypassing National Taiwan University (NTU), to become #1 in Taiwan.

In 2015 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU), CMU ranked #153 while NTU was #172. This was the first time that CMU overtook NTU. It is obvious that the internationally first-rate medical center at CMU has established the stature of CMU as an internationally first-class university.  Following the announcement of the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) by Shanghai Jiao Tong University with CMU climbed to #199, cultivation of talents to achieve academic excellence was again recognized by international academic institutions. This is a particularly difficult task for private universities to climb to the top under the circumstance of uneven distribution of resources among universities devoted to higher education in Taiwan.

Not the Best, It Is Even Better~China Medical University (CMU) Has Climbed into the top 50 Universities in Asia

It’s great! China Medical University (CMU) has climbed into the top 50 universities in Asia. Times Higher Education in London, United Kingdom has just announced the top 200 universities in Asia with 24 universities from Taiwan in this list. Among 10 in the Top 100, CMU ranks 46, #6 in Taiwan and #1 among private universities in Taiwan. CMU faculty and students were excited about the continual success in reaching another landmark accomplishment.

Mobilizing Innovative Productivity in Biotech Industry~China Medical University Conducted《Triple Novel Industry-Academia Day》Activities and A Symposium on Exploring Academia Achievements for Commercialization Models

China Medical University (CMU), Asia University (AU) and Research Center for Biotechnology and Medicine Policy jointly organized《Triple Novel Industry-Academia Day》activities and a Symposium on Exploring Academia Achievements for Commercialization Models, attracting more than 100 biotech companies in the central Taiwan region to participate in these events. CMU President Wen-Hwa Li attended the whole events and was concerned about how university research productivities could be linked to industrial innovations in deriving social values and business profits. HIWIN Technologies Corp Chairman Eric YT Chuo shared his experience and remarked that R&D at CMU and clinical trials at CMU Hospital could be closely coupled to exert function of the “University – Hospital Unit”. For academia-industry cooperation, collaboration with CMU is a great choice.

2016 Bio Taiwan Exhibition~China Medical University Office of Industry-Academia Cooperation Accompanied 8 Companies for Exhibitions

「2016 Bio Taiwan Exhibition」, the largest in Asia, was conducted for 4 days starting July 21 in Nankang Exhibition Hall. China Medical University (CMU) Office of Industry-Academia Cooperation accompanied by 8 CMU-based companies joined this Exhibition. Dean Chun-Hsu Yao of the CMU Office of Industry-Academia Cooperation stated that joining this Exhibition was helpful to broaden industry-academia cooperation, to enhance partnership and to open market channels by catching up with the new market trend and enlightening industrial products and technology.

To Improve Quality of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) for Joining the World Rank ~ China Medical University Held 「2016 International Symposium on Quality Control of TCM」Which Was Well Attended by D

「2016 International Symposium on Quality Control of TCM」was held for 2 days on September 24 and 25 at International Conference Hall on B1 in the Li-Fu Education Hall of China Medical University. Twenty-seven internationally renowned scholars were invited to share their expertise and experience in 16 topics on quality and specific features of TCM. The Ministry of Health and Welfare endorsed Prof. Yuan Shiun Chang to direct quality control studies of TCM products manufactured internationally, across the Taiwan Strait in Mainland China and in Taiwan with fruitful accomplishments to promote the quality of domestic TCM products to join the world rank. 

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