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Welcome to Huazhong University of Science & Technology (HUST). We are delighted that you are visiting us via this website.

With a history of over 50 years, HUST has grown into a dynamic university enjoying social support and good reputation and shouldering a historical mission. It distinguishes itself among domestic universities by virtue of its rapid growth, pragmatism and efficient use of resources.

It commits itself to the task of dissemination of existing knowledge and creation of new knowledge. It strives to cultivate capable and innovative young minds and to serve both individual and global needs.

To these ends, the University seeks to be student-centered so that they may explore their capabilities and interests and develop their full intellectual and human potential. It aims to foster academic innovation through coordinated interdisciplinary developmental efforts and draws on an unwavering drive toward excellence with a commitment to contributing to the needs of a changing society.

HUST is also a research-based university which maintains close ties with business and industry. It boasts one of China’s five national labs —Wuhan National Laboratory for Optoelectronics (WNLO), and the Pulsed High Magnetic Filed Center (PHMFC), one of the twelve national scientific facilities. It is home to more than ten state-level scientific research platforms as well.

HUST enriches its cultural climate with enlightening lectures given by well-recognized experts that may expand students’ knowledge of liberal arts and humanities, cultivate their characters and ethical behaviors and provide them with the attitudes, skills, and habits of lifelong learning.

You are welcome to explore our website where you will find a wealth of information about HUST and our aspirations to produce outstanding graduates who will make greater contributions to the well-being of the world. You are also welcome to visit our picturesque campus in Wuhan, China.

Ding Lieyun
President of HUST