Copper League
Huazhong University of Science and Technology

China

Huazhong University of Science and Technology, 1037 Luoyu Road, Hongshan, Wuhan, Hubei, China

438 World
rank
18 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1953
Short name:
HUST
Type:
National
Students:
57240
Faculty:
3240
Faculty/Students Ratio:
18
:
1
Web-site:
www.english.hust.edu.cn
Region:
Asia
Location:
Wuhan, Hubei
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 438 44.739
Teaching 340 52.087
Research 471 38.957
International Diversity 674 13.278
Financial Sustainability 332 61.475
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 535 22.437
Research Perfomance Rankings 562 31.126
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TEACHING
World Rank: 340
Country rank: 20
Score: 52.087
League: Bronze League
Dimension
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name
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40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 471
Country rank: 16
Score: 38.957
League: Copper League
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weight
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name
Indicator
weight
40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 674
Country rank: 27
Score: 13.278
League: World League
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weight
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name
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weight
10 %
Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 332
Country rank: 21
Score: 61.475
League: Bronze League
Dimension
weight
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name
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weight
10 %
Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

Located by the East Lake of Wuhan, the 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. The University has eleven disciplines: engineering, medicine, management, science, philosophy, economics, law, education, literature, history and agriculture, and is among the first Universities joining the national 211 Project (a project to develop approximate 100 key universities and colleges in the 21st century) and 985 Project (a boosting project to develop a number of top-class universities at international level). The affiliated Union Hospital, Tongji Hospital and Liyuan Hospital enjoy a high reputation in China.

Mission Statement

Based on its motto, to commend virtue, advocate knowledge, seek truth and make innovation, HUST is committed to its core values educating students, making innovations and assuming responsibilities. Toward this end, the University is dedicated to a balanced development of teaching, research and social services. We focus attention on first-rate teaching and first-class undergraduate education, strive for the long-term goal towards a world-class university, and dedicate to a high-level comprehensive and open research university with Chinese characteristics. HUST is committed to disseminating, expanding, preserving and transferring knowledge, and seek to lead science and culture progress. The University draws on an unwavering drive towards talents cultivation, in a hope to foster high caliber professional minds with solid specialty competence, great humane attainment, strong innovation awareness, outstanding practical abilities, broad international horizon and full of social conscience and sense of responsibilities. The University is devoted to meeting the nation`s strategic demands and building the nation to a power of human resources and scientific innovation. Moreover, HUST maintains its commitment to contributing to the nation`s high caliber talents cultivation and life-long education. Globally speaking, HUST aims to reinforce its internationalization, engage in world high-level talents cultivation and groundbreaking scientific innovations, and make due contributions to the progress of human civilization.