HUST is a comprehensive and multi-disciplinary research university, covering 12 major disciplines: philosophy, economics, law, education, literature, history, engineering, agriculture, medicine, management and arts, offering a variety of degree programs, including 94 undergraduate programs, 225 master programs, and 184 PhD programs. There are 39 post-doctoral research centers, 7 national key first-level disciplines and 15 national key sub-disciplines.
Science & Engineering
Two disciplines of science and engineering, namely, Mechanical Engineering and Optical Engineering, rank top 1 among its peers in China, while Electrical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering ranks 2nd and 3rd respectively.HUST also hosts various national advanced talent training bases for undergraduate education, including the “National Exemplary Software Faculty”, the “National Base of Life Science and Technological Talents”, the “National Base of IC Talents”, the “National Education Base of Basic Science Courses”, and the “School of Engineering Sciences”.
Art & Humanities
As the first technological university where the discipline of liberal arts was established,HUST offers a bathch of liberal arts and social sciences to students.Management,economics, public administration, higher education and journalism ranks top 10 in China.
Public Health and Preventive Medicine ranks top 1 among its peers in China, while the two affiliated hospitals, Union Hospital and Tongji Hospital are nationally-recognized innovative modern hospital integrating medical care, teaching and research.