The Ministry of Education Awards China Medical University with a Four-Year Teaching Excellence Project Again!

Date: February 1, 2013

Editor, Department of Health Services Administration, Professor Blossom Yen-Ju Lin

China Medical University (CMU) has been ranked among 500 top World Universities and 200top Medical Fields as well since Aug 2012. This year (2013) CMU, carrying the mission of “Becoming the One of Best Universities in the World”, is awarded again for a four-year Teaching Excellence Project (year 2013~2016) by the Ministry of Education after it was first awarded in 2006. Therefore, CMU will be funded ninety million dollars each year for the coming four-year period, totaling of three hundred and sixty million dollars as the result for this Teaching Excellence Project. This honor will be given to all the students and faculty in CMU who have been involved and working to better advanced education so hard these years.

Vice-President Professor Trong-Neng Wu, the chief of the Teaching Excellence Project, comments that CMU is awarded the Teaching Excellence Project for the past seven years (2006~2012) repeatedly by the Ministry of Education, for its effort to create a student-centered learning environment and enhance teaching quality for student learning. The supports from the Ministry of Education, and the school affairs of CMU, led by President Professor Jong-Tsun Huang, promoted CMU as one of the 500 top World Universities and 200 top Medical Fields in 2012.

For the new coming Four-Year Teaching Excellence Project – “Highlight Our Future”, CMU will continue to focus on education diversity and strengthen students’ competencies with seven major strategies: career-oriented professional learning, research-oriented scholar training, global-view education features, skilled and proficient teaching quality, course reform and performance evaluation, autonomy and ethics, and multi-university collaboration and resource integration.

This Four-Year Teaching Excellence ProjectAward is rewarded for the efforts by all the students and faculty in CMU and the recognition by the Ministry of Education. All the members in CMU should continue and devoting themselves to seeking for more excellent advanced education in the future.

(Chinese Version.)