National Sun Yat-sen University, Institute of Human Resource Management, College of Management,

70 Lienhai Rd., Kaohsiung 80424, Taiwan, R.O.C. +886-7-5252000

Designed, created, maintained and managed by D. McConville (Assistant Professor, Institute of Human Resource Management).

©2019 by Institute of Human Resource Management Ph.D. Program., National Sun Yat-sen University.

Established in 1998, we have over 20 years experience of advising and supporting doctoral level students. 


What Our Students Say...

"Since the very beginning I've been impressed with the teaching style at the University"


Maya Achyldurdyyeva. 



Access to books, journals, computers and more

Computer workstations are provided for students to use on campus. On-campus wi-fi, downloadable software for registered students, print facilities...everything you need! 

Strong Foundations

2019 eduniversal Rankings

In addition to having a strong Ph.D. program, our Human Resource Management MBA Program was recently ranked Number 1 in Taiwan and Number 6 in Far East Asia. Click Here


To learn more about the application process click the box below!

Meet our Faculty Team

All our Professors are Ph.D. qualified and have published internationally in SSCI listed Journals.

Tuition and Scholarships

Our Ph.D. students can apply for scholarships and/or tuition fee waivers. Click below to read more about what we currently offer...


Since the program established in 1998, over 70 students have graduated successfully from our doctoral program. View our list of alumni here and their areas of research.

 All of our Ph.D. students are encouraged to develop their skills and experience during their time at our Institute. Our students attend overseas conferences to present research, publish in SSCI journals, participate in teaching, and collaborate with experienced Professors on research projects. Click below to read updates about some of our students' achievements and recent news from the Institute! 



National Sun Yat-Sen University (NSYSU) is located in Kaohsiung, in the south of Taiwan. Positioned between mountains and beaches, our campus is an ideal place to enjoy Taiwan, make new friends, and study in a relaxing environment! 

In 2019 National Sun Yat-sen University (NSYSU) was ranked #= 402 in the QS World University Rankings; # 201-250 in the general area of Business and Management; and # 68 in Asia.

In the QS 2019 World University Rankings ‘Top 50 Universities in the World Under 50 Years Old’ NSYSU was ranked # 48 in the world. Click below to learn more about NSYSU.