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University of Science and Technology of China

The University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) is a prominent university in China and enjoys an excellent reputation worldwide

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About

History

It was established by the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) in 1958 in Beijing, as a strategic action by the Chinese government, to meet China’s science and technology needs and increases the country’s international competitiveness. CAS integrated its resources with USTC, with the aim of educating top talent in cutting-edge, interdisciplinary science and technology.  

Education

Schools

  • Chemistry and Materials Science
  • Computer Science and Technology
  • Earth and Space Sciences
  • Engineering Science
  • Gifted Young
  • Humanities and Social Science
  • Information Science and Technology
  • Life Sciences
  • Management
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Physical Sciences
  • Public Affairs
  • Software Engineering
  • NSRL
  • HFNL-Microscal
  • SKLFS
  • IMR

Research

Research Institutions

  • National Synchrotron Radiation Laboratory
  • Hefei National Laboratory for Physical Sciences at Microscale 
  • State Key Laboratory of Fire Science
  • State Key Laboratory of Particle Detection and Electronics
  • National Engineering Laboratory of Speech and Language Information Processing
  • National High Performance Computing Center (NHPCC) at Hefei
  • Mengcheng National Geophysical Observatory 
  • High Magnetic Field Laboratory, Chinese Academy of  Science
  • Synergetic Innovation Center of Quantum Information and Quantum Physics
  • Provincial and Ministerial Level Research Institutions (45) 
  • National Center for Mathematics and Interdisciplinary Sciences,CAS(Hefei)CAS Key Laboratory of Structural Analysis

University Ranking

World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2020
80 13
2019
93 39
2018
132
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2020
89 9
2019
98 -1
2018
97
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2019
101
2018
101
2017
101
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2020
128 10
2019
138 7
2018
145
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.

Services

Library services

USTC Library is rich in literary resources in many scientific fields as mathematics, mechanics, physics, chemistry, astronomy, geoscience,  mechanical engineering, nuclear science and technology, electrocommunication and automatic control, and computer science technology. The collection include 1.73 million volumes of foreign and Chinese books, together with a large variety of periodicals.

Medical services

  • Emergency Room Hotline of University Hospital available 24 hours 
  • West Campus Clinic is located on the first floor of West Campus Activity Center.
  • South Campus Clinic is located in the South Campus Hospital.

Student Life

Sports facilities

  • East Campus Gym Building -  includes Fitness Room, Aerobics Room, Artsport Room, Boardgame and Poker Room, Ping-Pong Room, and National Traditional Sports Room.
  • East Campus/South Campus Stadium
  • East Campus/West Campus Tennis Court
  • East Campus/West Campus Track Field
  • East/West Campus: Morning Time 
  • Basketball/Volleyball Court
  • East Campus/South Campus Swimming Pool

Student clubs

  • Society of Eloquence at USTC
  • Computer Society of USTC
  •  Popularization Group of USTC
  • Google Club of USTC
  • Robot Club of USTC
  • Society of Scientific Expedition at USTC
  • Society of History and Culture at USTC
  • Automobile Society of USTC

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