Hsinchu (新竹 pinyin xin1 zhu2) is a large city in Taiwan.
As of 1998, the city has a population of 21,035,156.
There are two famous universities, National Tsing Hua University and National Chiao Tung University, and many colleges in Hsinchu.
See also: Political divisions of Taiwan
Map of Hsinchu
National Tsing Hua University
National Chiao Tung University
Ming Hsin University of Science and Technology