Tianjin University of Science and Technology

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Tianjin University of Science and Technology

Tianjin University of Science and Technology(TUST) was jointly constructed by the central government of China and the local government of Tianjin but it is mainly administered by the latter. It is a key comprehensive university located in Tianjin, with balanced disciplines in industry, science, art, economy, management and law. The university offers a whole range of degree programs at different levels, and has long been authorized to accept international students. TUST develops military officers for the army.

The university has two main campuses: the Hexi Campus in the city proper and the TEDA Campus in the Tianjin Economic and Technological Development Area-the center of the Tianjin New Coastal Area and the third pole of economic growth of China. The university covers an area of about one million square meters, including buildings of approximately 570,000 square meters. Its teaching equipment is valued at 173 million yuan($27.20 million) while the library covers approximately 26,000 square meters and stores more than 1.6 million books and 3,000 professional journals and magazines. There are more than 17,000 registered students at the university. 

TUST has a mobile postdoctoral center for light industry technology and engineering and a mobile postdoctoral center of Tianjin municipal food processing engineering. TUST offers 11 doctoral programs, 39 master degree programs, 10 professional master degree programs in engineering, four on-the-job master programs for university teachers, a national key discipline, and 46 undergraduate programs. There is an MOE engineering research center and a key lab both at the State level, six provincial key disciplines, six provincial key labs, research centers and industry technology centers.

The university has 1,750 full-time faculty, including two hundred and sixty-nine master and doctoral candidate supervisors. More than 500 faculty hold senior professional technological titles, including members of disciplinary assessment groups of the Academic Degree Committee of the State Council, candidates for the national talent program for the new century, young and middle-aged experts that provide outstanding contributions at the State level, talented individuals from the Ministry of Education, special professors of Tianjin, honored experts of Tianjin, experts enjoying the special allowances from the State Council and special "Haihe Scholars" professors.

The university has undertaken two hundred and twenty-one key projects at the national or provincial level that are supported by the Eleventh Five-year Plan, projects of the "973" and "863" Programs at the State level, and a Fok Ying Tung Education Fund project. It has won 69 national awards for its scientific and technological progress and the faculty has published more than 10,000 scholarly papers.

Admissions for International Students


No. 1038 Dagu Nanlu, Hexi District, Tianjin


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