Taiyuan University of Technology [Photo/tyut.edu.cn]
Taiyuan University of Technology has developed into a higher education institute focusing on engineering-oriented multi-disciplinary coordinated development after 116 years of development.
The university now occupies more than 213 hectares. On campus, there are currently 31,154 full-time undergraduates, 5,692 postgraduates, 736 doctoral students and 426 foreign students.
Among the esteemed staff are 3,531 faculty members, including 2,068 full-time teachers and two academics of the Chinese Academy of Engineering.
The university has 81 majors for undergraduates, 31 disciplines for postgraduates, 10 disciplines for applicants for doctor's degrees with engineering, material science and chemistry entering the top 1 percent of Essential Science Indicators' global rankings.
The innovative university has been committed to technological innovation for years, having won 483 national and provincial awards for scientific and technological achievements. The application of the technological achievements has brought companies economic benefits worth more than 10 billion yuan ($1.47 billion).
Also, Taiyuan University of Technology has also been executing foreign exchange programs in recent years. It has established partnerships with some 100 universities in countries such as the United States, Japan, Australia and Germany in technology and professional training. Alongside these developments the university has also established Confucius Institutes in Afghanistan and Jamaica.
Address: No 79 Yingzexi Street, Taiyuan, Shanxi province
Tel: 0351-6018632; 0351-6018848