Providence University


Providence University

Providence University in Taiwan is a Catholic institution. Under the guidance of the gospel message of love, mercy, and justice, Providence University is committed to the education of each student as a whole person. It strives to assist them in the development of lifelong values, research, and critical thinking skills so that they may effect positive changes in society.

As prescribed by the school motto, Virtus cum Scientia and Virtue with Knowledge, Providence University values general education as well as professional training since established in 1956.

In accordance with the university objectives of "Holistic Formation and Professional Guidance", we aim to educate our students to realize the value of life with Truth, Goodness, Beauty, and Ethics; to expand global vision and communication ability; to foster the desire of knowledge seeking and problem solving; and to possess specialized knowledge with proper use of technology. These core competencies illustrated above define student employability before graduation and are integrated into all courses offered.

Providence University consistently strives to foster students' abilities with a focus on long-term career development in specialized fields, which can also be transferred into different professional areas. In the recent years, the practice of service-learning has become the core value of the university to promote campus culture, emphasizing on teaching, research, humanity, morality, and services.

Mission Statement

Providence University as a Catholic University has Christian inspiration and it pursues the following goals:

1. Reflection of Knowledge in the light of Faith

2. Fidelity to Christian Message as expressed in the Catholic Tradition

3. Institutional commitment to the service of the people 

For more information about the university, please click the following address for the Introduction video. 

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This school also offers:


Master of Science (Computing and Informatics)

Campus Full time 2 - 4 years September 2017 Taiwan Shalu, Taichung

This MS program is completely taught in English. International students who are accepted will receive a full tuition-waiver scholarship. Combining professionalism, foresight (vision), excellence and internationalization in one is our goal. [+]

Master of Science


Combining professionalism, foresight (vision), excellence and internationalization in one is our goal. A holistic approach is our focus in response to a rapidly changing society, enhancing competency in computer science and technology, and global industry. Students are trained to develop professional skills for integration, innovation, management, as well as in the design and the revision of system information.


Full time international graduate students who have been accepted may also receive a tuition scholarship during their first year and again during their second year, on a semester basis, if they consistently earn an average of 80 or higher. The maximum years for international graduate students are two years.... [-]