Chinese Name: 华中科技大学
English Name: Huazhong University of Science and Technology
Brief introduction of Huazhong University of Science and Technology
Huazhong University of Science and Technology华中科技大学 is a key comprehensive university directly under the Ministry of Education教育部 of the People’s Republic of China, one of the key construction universities of the national ” Project 211″ 211工程and the “Project 985“985工程, and one of the first batch of “double first-class” 双一流construction universities.
Hust grew out of The Shanghai German Medical School上海德文医学堂 established in 1907 by the Huazhong University of Technology华中工学院 in 1952 and the Hubei Technology School 湖北工艺学堂established in 1898.
HUST was founded in 2000 by merging the former HUST前华中理工大学, Tongji Medical University同济医科大学 and Wuhan Institute of Urban Construction武汉城市建设学院.
The school implements the educational ideology of building a “university of students, scholars and academics”, adheres to the educational concept of “educating people,” innovation is the soul, and responsibility is the line of action,” adheres to the construction goal of “first-class teaching and first-class undergraduates,” takes a variety of measures to deepen the reform of education and teaching, comprehensively promotes quality education, and builds and improves a vibrant and innovative talent training system. Over the decades, more than 700,000 graduates have gone into society, all over the world and all walks of life.
Education Achivements and Rankings
As of May 2018, Huazhong University of Science and Technology University has 10 disciplines, including philosophy, Economics, Law, Education, Literature, Science, Engineering, Medical Management, Art, 44 schools and departments, including School of Mechanical Science and Engineering, School of Computer Science and Technology, School of Life Science and Technology, School of Electrical and Electrical Engineering, with a total of 98 undergraduate programs.
It has built major national scientific research bases such as Wuhan National Research Center for Optoelectronics武汉光电国家研究中心, National Science Center for Pulsed Strong Magnetic Field国家脉冲强磁场科学中心, Precision Gravity Measurement Research Facilities and National Digital Design and Manufacturing Innovation Center精密重力测量研究设施和国家数字化设计与制造创新中心.
The school adheres to the concept of open schooling, actively carries out all-around and multi-level international exchanges and cooperation, and has carried out friendly cooperation with more than 300 universities and institutions in 41 countries and regions in the world. The School of Engineering Sciences is one of the first four international demonstration colleges in China, and the China-EU Institute of Clean and Renewable Energy was listed as one of the 40 typical cases for the 40th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between China and Europe.
Tongji Hospital of Affiliated Union Hospital is a large modern general hospital integrating medical teaching, scientific research and training. It is a medical diagnosis and treatment center in Hubei province and even in central and southern China.
As of 2021, the Times Higher Education World University Rankings ranked Huazhong University of Science and Technology 34th in Asia and 8th in China.
According to the Academic Ranking of World Universities, Huazhong university of science and technology of nine disciplines into the top 1%, ESI international academic influence is growing Latest evaluation at the same time, in the disciplines, mechanical engineering, optical engineering and public health and preventive medicine ranked first, ranked second in electrical engineering, biomedical engineering is ranked third, journalism power engineering and thermal physics and ranks third in public management Nine other disciplines are in China’s top 10.
Journalism: The School of Journalism of Huazhong University of Science and Technology ranks high among the national journalism departments, and the teaching level of the School of Journalism enjoys high reputation.
Electronic Science and Technology: The discipline has a long history, strong teaching strength, high employment rate, and broad employment prospects for students.
Information Security: The information security major of Huazhong University of Science and Technology ranks high in the country, with a strong academic style and a high academic level.
Computer Science and Technology: It ranked third in the country at its best, second only to Tsinghua and the National Defense University of Science and Technology, graduation can continue to study, you can also choose employment, many people have gone to Tencent腾讯, Baidu百度, Huawei华为, ZTE中兴, NASDAQ网易… and other companies in the Internet communications industry.
In the past century, Huazhong University of Science and Technology has a large number of outstanding alumni, including academic predecessors and engineers who have made great contributions to China’s modern science, technology and invention, and winners of the “National Technological Invention Award国家技术发明奖”, “National Science and Technology Progress Award国家科技进步奖” and the “National Natural Science Award国家自然科学奖”.
Huazhong University of Science and Technology has produced the most notable people among all universities in China. Such as Hexi贺熹, the Tenured professor at Harvard Medical School and Boston Children’s Hospital； Zhouji周济, the former Minister of Education of the People’s Republic of China and Zhang Daochi张道炽, the Chinese microwave expert.