There are currently 264 full-time faculty members in the College of Engineering which includes 185 full professors, 44 associate professors and 35 assistant professors. 99% of them have doctoral degrees. Among the faculty, the majority of highest education comes from the prestigious universities in USA, Europe and Japan. The teaching staffs in College of Engineering not only pursue excellence constantly in education but also dominate research in the national engineering fields. 156 person-times are prizewinners of Ministry of Science and Technology Outstanding awards, including the original National Science Council, and 40 of them are special contract researchers. Among the 231 distinguished professors in NTU, 53 are from College of Engineering. Other significant accomplishments include that Prof. Chun-Hway HSUEH being a Hici scholar, and Prof. Jyh-Ping HSU, Prof. Falin CHEN and Prof. Duu-Jong LEE have been awarded National Chair Professors and the Academic Award of Ministry of Education, and the latter one was also awarded to Prof. Huan-Jang KEH, Prof. Wen-Chang CHEN and Prof. Keh-Chyuan TSAI.
The College of Engineering boasts the most exceptional engineering students in Taiwan, and takes up a large proportion of the popularity of the university that 12% of the NTU undergraduate students are in the College of Engineering. Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Department of Chemical Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Engineering Science and Ocean Engineering and Department of Civil Engineering have always been the top choices in respective fields in university entrance examination within the nation.
College of Engineering takes up 18% of the master students and 21% of the Ph.D. students within the university. In terms of internationalization, there are currently 371 foreign students in the College of Engineering.