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Huazhong University of Science and Technology

HUST is a leading comprehensive University based in Wuhan, one of China’s largest city based in the centre of China. The University is a top 10 Chinese University, with over 50,000 students in total, and over 2000 international students studying a wide range of degree and non-degree programs. HUST offers a wide range of programs in English.

Master's Programmes

About

History

Since 1952 when Huazhong Institute of Technlology was founded, or even further back, when the German doctor Erich Paulun founded the German Medical School (later as Tongji Medical University ) in Shanghai in 1907, HUST has never stopped its journey to excellence.

Education

HUST is a comprehensive and multi-disciplinary research university, covering 12 major disciplines: philosophy, economics, law, education, literature, history, engineering, agriculture, medicine, management and arts, offering a variety of degree programs, including 94 undergraduate programs, 225 master programs, and 184 PhD programs.

Research

HUST is proud of her national laboratory-- “Wuhan National Laboratory for Optoelectronics”(one of the six national labs in China), the National Science Center-- “Wuhan National High Magnetic Field Center”, the Center for Gravitational Experiments and the biggest oxy-fuel combustion carbon capture pilot system in China—“3 MWth Carbon Capture Test Base”.In addition, various research facilities have been established, such as:

  • five state key laboratories,
  • six national engineering (technology) research centers,
  • one national engineering laboratory,
  • two national specialized laboratories,
  • eighteen provincial key laboratories,
  • five engineering research centers of the MOE,

Career

HUST has been paying sustainable attention to the research-industry transformation since its founding in 1952. The university services local economy by developing cooperative programs and setting up research institutes and industrialization bases with other neighboring province governments and industries. Now the university has developed itself into one of the seven national technology transfer centers in China.

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University Ranking

Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2019
101 50
2018
151 50
2017
201
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2020
245 15
2019
260 22
2018
282
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.
World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2020
301 50
2019
351 50
2018
401
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2020
400 15
2019
415 56
2018
471
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.

Services

Housing services

There are four main apartments for international students and the distributions are as follows:

  • East district: Bojing Pavilion
  • Middle district: Friendship Apartment (mainly for scholarship students)
  • West districts: Huahong Apartment (mainly for postgraduate students)

Library services

The university library is made up of three multi-functional libraries. With an area of 53,000 square meters, the library holds a total collection of 5.79 million books, including 4.72 million printed items, 1.02 million electronic books, over 40,000 video materials, 308 network databases, and 20,000 electronic journals.

Student Life

Campus life

On the 470 hectares forest-like campus are scattering over 100 labs focusing on many research areas. The campus is the home to more than 10 state-level research platforms including Wuhan National Laboratory for Optoelectronics (WNLO), the Center for Gravitational Experiments, and the Wuhan National High Magnetic Field Center, Medicine and Engineering are the great pillars of HUST interwoven with arts and humanities, paint a colorful picture of our academics and research efforts.

Sports facilities

HUST is a comprehensive and multi-disciplinary research university, covering 12 major disciplines: philosophy, economics, law, education, literature, history, engineering, agriculture, medicine, management and arts, offering a variety of degree programs, including 94 undergraduate programs, 225 master programs, and 184 PhD programs.

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