Prof. Isao Murafuji from the School of Economics, Kyushu University led a team of 17 students from Kyushu University Business School, QBS to NTNU for a visit on December 17th. This is the second meeting from the Business School fo Kyushu and EMBA, NTNU since the bond was made last October.
Lin Dong Yi, a music major at class 2021 at the National Taiwan Normal University, won the second place in the 29th Roma International Piano Competition. Among 108 pianists from 20 countries on four continents, Lin won the heart of the judges with his exquisite piano skills and varied timbre. Teachers and students of the music department are all happy about this great news.
Times Higher Education has announced the latest World University Rankings 2020 by subject. National Taiwan Normal University is ranked 23rd in the world and 3rd in Asia in education and 176 to 200 in psychology.
In order to elevate the overall English proficiency of Taiwanese, the government launched the Blueprint for Developing Taiwan into a Bilingual Nation by 2030 in 2018 and set 2019 as the first year of bilingual Taiwan. To accelerate the progress of teachers becoming bilingual teachers, National Taiwan Normal University has conducted a series of bilingual teacher tutoring and training workshops this year. The workshop “Bilingual Education: Workshop to Enhance Students’ Emergent Bilingual
Status” was held recently. This workshop is about Content and Language Integrated Learning.
QS University Rankings recently announced the new rankings for Asian universities for 2020. This year, NTNU moved up six places to number 61. Throughout the years, NTNU is ranked around 50~60 in Asia University rankings. The total score in 2020 is 58.4 a slight increase compared to 56.1 of 2019. Since the first year of QS Asian University Rankings, NTNU has been making some progress year by year.