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■ Chairman's Message
   Welcome to the Department of Food Nutrition and Health Biotechnology at Asia University! The Department of Food Nutrition and Health Biotechnology strives to achieve excellence in its mission of teaching and cultivating excellent food nutrition and cosmetics technology professionals. We are committed to providing outstanding teaching skills and complete resources to our students. Our curricula offer unique opportunities for broadening the practical experience of our students through the excellent facilities of the department and professors. Our primary mission is to provide an educational environment conducive to the preparation for a lifetime of study, problem solving, and use health life skills training to promote the health of citizens of the great amount of research talent.



 About the department

The department was established 2001 and started to admit a class of undergraduate students, a class of junior college graduates, and a night class of junior college graduates.  In 2003, the department admitted 2 classes of undergraduate students, increased night class admission by 10 but canceled the regular class for junior college graduates.  In 2004, the program for Master’s degree was established and the department admitted three day classes and one night class of undergraduates.



Hot News
  • Asia University's Food Safety Center has been certified for operation. The Food Safety Center has been certified for checking gene-modified soybean and corn products, which is a first nationwide. 
  • Students and faculty members from Dept of Health and Nutrition Biotechnology Asia University have entered Nantou County to provide "the little sun rise" service for the community elderly with aromatic massages.
  • Students from Dept of Health and Nutrition Biotechnology and Dept of Fashion Design of Asia University have won a silver (2nd place) award among the college group in an international cosmetic competition.
  • Students and faculty members from Dept of Health and Nutrition Biotechnology Asia University have arrived in Lugu District in Nantou County to provide a health check up service with blood pressure and body fat measurements.
  • The innovative team of Asia Univeristy has won a gold, a silver, and 2 bronze medals in Taipei International Invention Show & Technomart 2015.enlightened
AU President Tsai encouraged the faculty and staff members to keep fostering the school’s excellence. China Medical University Director C. Y. Hsu praised AU as a model university of higher education
Asia University is ranked No. 4 in Top-20 Best Universities in Taiwan evaluated by Cheers Magazine. This is the 3rd year in a row that Asia University is ranked among the top five universities.
Dr. Kuo-Chiang Hsu made an oral presentation at the annual conference of International Society for Nutraceuticals and Functional Food (ISNFF) held in Orlando FL, USA October 9-12, 2016.
Famous TV commentator, Prof. Sisy Chen, with a founder of the Lavender Cottage Group and its CEO holds a successful talk with the topic of “Our Secret Garden” at AU.