Organization profile

Organisation profile

In 1982, National Cheng Kung University etablished the Chinese Language Center offering a complete Chinese language training program to promote international cultural exchange. Each year, more than 1,000 foreign students from over 50 different countries study Mandarin Chinese at the language Center. The students are of all ages ranging from early teens to retired seniors. Additionally, in response to popular demand, summer classes are now available for younger children. The CLC is the second largest among all national universities in Taiwan. With 30% growth in student numbers since 2012 and number of students over 1,000, the CLC received additional funding by the Taiwanese Ministry of Education in 2013. In 2015, the CLC passed the 2015 nationwide Chinese language centers evaluation conducted by the Ministry of Education and was awarded the A level recognition. In 2016, the Uinited States Department of State selected NCKU to be its only partner in Taiwan to host the Chinese Critical Language Scholarship Program (CLS).

Research Output 1998 2018

  • 18 Conference contribution
  • 4 Chapter (peer-reviewed)
  • 3 Article
  • 1 Book


Huang, S-S., 2018 Jul, 高雄師大國文學報. 國立高雄師範大學國文系 (ed.). 高雄市: 國立高雄師範大學國文學系, p. 41-75

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)


Huang, S-S., 2018 Mar, 第七屆中華傳統術數文化學術研討會. 中華傳統術數文化編輯委員會 (ed.). 輔仁大學宗教學系

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution