From the founding of MCU, education here has concentrated on both humanities and technology. The University puts equal emphasis on developing the various aspects of education: morals, knowledge, physical well-being, civics, and aesthetics. Ming Chuan not only strictly carries out the directives issued from the Ministry of Education, but also makes great efforts in developing students’ physical well-being. Over the past fifty years,MCU Office of Physical Education has worked very hard and successfully established a comprehensive organization and mechanism. In this regard, the Office of Physical Education strives to fulfill the following education objectives for MCU students:
1.Expand basic capabilities, teach sporting skills, and develop the essential physicalskills needed to join athletic activities.
2.Improve the knowledge of physical education, build up a positive concept ofphysical education, and develop positive attitudes toward sporting activities.
3.Inspire, instill joy and benefit from doing exercise, and develop the habit of doingexercise regularly.
4.Heighten physical development, promote a lifestyle of sustained exercise, andadvance balanced development between mental and physical capacities.
5.Develop spiritual ethics, social skills and civility.
MCU school teams have always been supported and cheered on by MCU Founder Pao, Teh-Ming and President Lee, Chuan. Student athletes and coaches work together flawlessly; thus the teams have participated in many national contests and have been honored with numerous awards. Since 2000-2001AY, MCU has independently recruited students who have outstanding performances in physical education programs. Each year, around 1 million NTD is budgeted to cultivate more student athletes who can represent our institution and our nation to compete in various national contests and compete for sporting glory.