National Kaohsiung University of Hospitality and Tourism

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National Kaohsiung University of Hospitality and Tourism
國立高雄餐旅大學
Motto精、誠、勤、樸[1]
Motto in English
Perfect, Honest, Diligent, Modest[1]
TypePublic
Established1 July 1995 (as National Kaohsiung Hospitality Management Academy)
1 August 2000 (as NKHC)
1 August 2010 (as NKUHT)
LocationSiaogang, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Websitewww.nkuht.edu.tw
National Kaohsiung University of Hospitality and Tourism
Traditional Chinese=國立高雄餐旅大學

The National Kaohsiung University of Hospitality and Tourism (NKUHT; Chinese: 國立高雄餐旅大學) is a public university located in Siaogang District, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. It is the only public university specializing in hospitality and tourism in Taiwan.[2]

The total amount of Bachelor, Master and Doctoral enrollments were 5,331 in 2016.

Rankings[edit]

According to the Hospitality and Tourism Research Rankings, the NKUHT ranked 46th in the world, ranked No.6 in Asia University and ranked No.1 in Taiwan University.

History[edit]

The university was originally established as National Kaohsiung Hospitality Management Academy on 1 July 1995.

On 1 August 2000, it was upgraded to National Kaohsiung Hospitality College(NKHC).

On 1 August 2010, it was upgraded to National Kaohsiung University of Hospitality and Tourism.

Faculties[edit]

  • School of Culinary Arts
    • Graduate Institute of Food Culture and Innovation
    • Department of Chinese Culinary Arts
    • Department of Western Culinary Arts
    • Department of Baking Technology and Management
    • Department of Culinary Arts
  • School of Hospitality Management
    • Graduate Institute of Hospitality
    • Department of Hotel Management
    • Department of Food and Beverage Management
    • Department of Hospitality and M.I.C.E. Marketing Management
  • School of Tourism
    • Graduate Institute of Tourism Management
    • Department of Travel Management
    • Department of Airline and Transport Service Management
    • Department of Leisure, Recreation and Tourism Management
  • International School
    • Department of Applied English
    • Department of Applied Japanese
    • International Bachelor Program in Tourism Management
    • International Bachelor Program in Chinese Culinary Arts

University Founding Principles[edit]

  • Promote holistic education to cultivate outstanding talents for the hospitality and tourism industries.
  • Integrate theory with practice to increase students’ competitiveness.
  • Strengthen the cooperation between industry and academy to create a platform for hospitality research and development.
  • Implement lifelong learning to improve the quality of hospitality and tourism employees.
  • Develop international communication to promote a global outlook.

Institutional Positioning[edit]

  • Cultivate talented leaders for the hospitality industry
  • Act as a key partner for business and industry
  • Promote a new paradigm of hospitality education

Transportation[edit]

NKUHT is within 3 kilometers of Siaogang Station of the Kaohsiung MRT.

University structure[edit]

The university also runs the Affiliated Hospitality Senior High School of National Kaohsiung University of Hospitality and Tourism,NKHHS, a daughter institution for secondary-school students in Taiwan.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "設校理念 / Founding Principles". NKUHT. Retrieved 2014-10-01.
  2. ^ "國立高雄餐旅大學". www.nkuht.edu.tw (in Chinese). Retrieved 2018-01-21.

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Coordinates: 22°33′56″N 120°22′17″E / 22.56556°N 120.37139°E / 22.56556; 120.37139