HUAZHONG UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY(HUST)

 Founded: 1907
 Location: 1037 Luoyu Road, Hongshan District, Wuhan, 430074, Hubei Province, China

UNIVERSITY OVERVIEW

Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST), is a national key university directly under the administration of the Ministry of Education of P. R. China, and is among the first Universities joining the national “211 Project” and “985 Project”

HUST covers an area of over 1,153 acres with picturesque environment, elegant surroundings and has 72% greenery coverage, which has been honoured as the “University in the Forest”. It offers its students and staff first-class logistic service, efficient network service and abundant library resources. HUST has also entered into partnerships with more than 100 renowned universities and research institutions. Annually over 100 famous scholars and experts come to visit HUST and give lectures

As a university taking the lead in promoting quality education, HUST established the national base of quality education and the system of quality education with a distinctive character, and has been sponsored over 1,200 lectures to expand students’ knowledge of liberal arts and humanities, which is renowned both home and abroad. HUST also holds science festivals, cultural festivals and various campus culture activities in order to build up a distinctive atmosphere of humanity, culture and education.

At present, the University has eleven disciplines: engineering, medicine, management, science, philosophy, economics, law, education, literature, history and agriculture, offering a variety of degree programs, including 86 undergraduate programs, 256 graduate programs, 181 PhD programs. There are 31 post-doctoral research centres, 7 national key disciplines, 15 national key sub disciplines

In recent years, with growing social impact, HUST has enrolled more high quality students. HUST graduates have been enjoying popularity among employers in the job market, and the employment rate has reached above 95%.

The Affiliated Union Hospital and Tongji Hospital are large modern comprehensive hospitals integrating the function of medical service, education, scientific research and training. As the medical centres of Hubei Province and even South Central China, the hospitals boast a large number of sophisticated medical equipment’s, like advanced level superconductive magnetic resonance devices, X knife device. They also maintain leading positions in organ transplantation, cardiovascular surgery, haematologists, ENT, orthopaedics, urology and other fields within the country. The affiliated Li-yuan Hospital specialises in presbyteries and is the research centre of Geriatric Conditions of Hubei Province.