National Taiwan University of Arts

National Taiwan University of Arts
Motto 真善美[1]
Motto in English
Truth, Goodness, and Beauty[2]
Type Public
Established 31 October 1955 (as National School of Arts)
1 August 2001 (as NTUA)
Academic staff
Undergraduates 4,949
Location New Taipei, Taiwan
Campus Suburban
National Taiwan University of Arts
Traditional Chinese 國立臺灣藝術大學

National Taiwan University of Arts (NTUA; Chinese: 國立臺灣藝術大學) is a university in Banqiao District, New Taipei City, Taiwan. It is the oldest art university in Taiwan.


NTUA was originally established as the National School of Arts on 31 October 1955. In 1960, the name was changed to the National Academy of Arts, and then again in August 1994 to the National College of Arts. The college took on its present name as National Taiwan University of Arts on 1 August 2001.[3]


Notable alumni


The university is accessible within walking distance East from Fuzhou Station of the Taiwan Railway Administration.

See also


  1. "認識臺藝>校訓 (Chinese)". NTUA. Retrieved 2014-09-11.
  2. "About Us". NTUA College of Design. Retrieved 2014-09-11.

Coordinates: 25°00′24″N 121°26′56″E / 25.0067°N 121.4488°E / 25.0067; 121.4488

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