Chang Gung University of Science and Technology

Chang Gung University of Science and Technology
Motto 勤勞樸實[1]
Motto in English
Diligence, Perseverance, Frugality and Trustworthiness[2]
Type Private
Established 1983 (as Ming Chi College of Technology)
August 2011 (as CGUST)
Location Guishan District, Taoyuan City and Puzi City, Chiayi County, Taiwan
Chang Gung University of Science and Technology
Traditional Chinese 長庚科技大學

Chang Gung University of Science and Technology (CGUST; Chinese: 長庚科技大學) is a private university located in Guishan District, Taoyuan City, and Puzi City, Chiayi County of Taiwan.


CGUST was originally established as Ming Chi College of Technology in 1983. In 1988, the Chang Gung Institute of Nursing was established as a 2-year junior college program for nursing. A 5-year program was later established in 1991 and the institute was promoted to Chang Gung Institute of Technology. The institute also offered a 2-year college program. In 2004, the institute offered a 4-year college program. Finally, in August 2011 the institute was changed to CGUST.



The Chiayi Campus of CGUST is accessible within walking distance West from Chiayi Station of the Taiwan High Speed Rail.

See also


  1. "School History and Educational Philosophy (in Chinese)". CGUST. Retrieved 2014-11-17.
  2. "President". CGUST. Retrieved 2014-11-17.

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