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Harbin Engineering University

  Harbin Engineering University (HEU) sits at the scenic Songhua River in the ice city of Harbin in Northeast China. Subordinate to the Commission of Science, Technology and Industry for National Defense, HEU is a national key university of glorious history and fine traditions.

About

History

1953: The predecessor of HEU, the PLA Military Engineering Institute was established, and Senior General Chen Geng acted as the first president. Chairman Mao gave the instructions for the establishment. According to the types of the services, the Institute was subdivided into five parts: Department of Air Force Engineering, Department of Artillery Engineering, Department of Naval Force Engineering

Education

HEU has formed a well-structured curriculum that is characterized by the main subjects as well as distinctive, related disciplines with matching support and reasonable structural layout:

  • 12 first-degree doctoral stations,
  • 27 first-degree master stations,
  • 56 under graduate majors,
  • 13 post-doctoral mobile stations (research station)

Research

 The university maintains strong technical knowledge in the shipping, ocean and nuclear fields. Its underwater robots, shipping anti-rolling technology, integrated navigation, acoustic positioning and nuclear power simulation have occupied advanced domestic and international positions, leading HEU to become one of the main forces in the basic and applied research of China's ship science and technology. It is renowned for providing key units of the navy's advanced technical equipment and being a reliable resource for developers of high-techmarine equipment in China.

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University Ranking

Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2020
401
2019
401
2018
401
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Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2021
763 84
2020
847 -45
2019
802
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QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2021
801
2020
-
2019
-
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World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2021
-
2020
-
2019
1001
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Services

Library services

The Harbin Engineering  University Library was founded in 1953. The present building was built in 1990.  It has 11174 square meters and holds 1200 reading seats.

Harbin Engineering  University Library's collection emphasizes Science and Engineering, especially  in the shipping industry, ocean exploration and nuclear application, and also  covers broad subjects of humanities, social science.

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