Nanjing University of Science & Technology (NUST)

Nanjing University of Science & Technology (NUST), founded in 1953, is now one of the national key universities under the Commission of Science, Technology and Industry for National Defense. Located in the Zhongshan scenic area of Nanjing, the campus covers an area of 178 hectares and has a very pleasant learning & living environment. NUST is a multi-disciplinary university which incorporates a wide range of disciplines such as science, engineering, liberal arts, economics, business, management, law and education with the special emphasis on engineering. It is also one of the key construction universities under the national "Project 211". NUST is composed of 9 main schools and 2 department: School of Mechanical Engineering, School of Chemical Engineering, School of Electronic Engineering & Optoelectronic Technology, School of Information Science & Technology, School of Automation, School of Economics & Management, School of Power Engineering, School of Science, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Department of Materials Science & Engineering, Department of Foreign Languages as well as Graduate School, Senior Vocational & Technical College, School of Adults Education, School of International Joint Education, Zijin College and Taizhou College of Technology. NUST boasts 6 national key disciplines, 20 ministerial and provincial key disciplines, 1 national key lab, 2 national engineering centers and 1 national center of quality inspection. It offers 12 postdoctoral programs, 40 doctoral programs, 110 master programs, and 55 undergraduate programs .The University can also recruit international students and authorize part-time study for Master of Engineering in addition to MBA..1|-4?H)(tV*Rn$f!l
The present faculty number is 3,064 among whom 4 are the academicians of Chinese Academy of Engineering, 8 State Outstanding Young and Middle-aged Experts, 205 doctoral supervisors, 1114 professors and associate professors. The total number of students is 27,149 including 4,246 postgraduates, 14,950 undergraduates and 202 international students. In five decades, the University has trained nearly 100,000 senior professional personnel of all kinds, who are welcomed and acclaimed by all walks of life in the society.Yp6xJl+OwmT
NUST is also a center for both personnel training and scientific research. Currently, it has more than 30 research institutes and has accomplished a large number of R & D projects. The fund for the research of science and technology is increasing year by year. Furthermore, the University is also in cooperation with Baixia District Government of Nanjing in establishing the province-level University Science Park that is now under construction towards the state-level. By far the University has established cooperative ties with over 50 universities and research institutes worldwide, and the NUST Board of Trustees was founded in the year of 1994, which comprises over 40 regional government organizations, well-known enterprises and research institutes.[a;]Sk.F/yG