Changsha University of Science and Technology is an engineering-oriented, coordinated development of engineering, science, management, economics, literature, law, philosophy, art and other disciplines. It focuses on undergraduate and graduate education. It has a post-doctoral research station and the right to grant doctoral degrees. A multidisciplinary university with the right to exempt graduate students. The school is a national advanced grassroots party organization, a national "Middle and Western University Basic Capacity Building Project" university, the first batch of the top 50 national "innovative and entrepreneurial typical experience universities", Hunan Province "domestic first-class university construction university" (A category), Hunan Province Civilization Model school of the model unit and Hunan province governing the school according to law.
The school has two campuses, Jinpenling and Yuntang, with 21 teaching colleges and more than 40,000 full-time students, including more than 6,500 doctoral and master students. Since the establishment of the school, more than 400,000 senior professionals have been trained for transportation, electric power, water conservancy, light industry and other industries and regional economic and social development. The employment quality and employment rate of graduates have maintained the forefront of universities in the province for many years. After more than 60 years of construction and development, the school has accumulated the spirit of the school motto and university culture of "learned, practiced, upright, and innovative".
The school adheres to the development strategy of “strengthening the school with talents” and has 1,959 full-time teachers, including 327 with senior professional titles and 659 with deputy senior titles. There are more than 20 national-level talents including academicians of the Chinese Academy of Engineering and "Changjiang Scholars Award Program" distinguished professors; more than 40 experts enjoying special government allowances from the State Council, young and middle-aged experts with outstanding national contributions, and national-level teaching teachers; "National University Huang Danian Teacher Team "1; the Central Propaganda Department propagates ideological and cultural young talents, the Ministry of Education" new century. There are more than 360 provincial and ministerial-level talents including the "Century Excellent Talents Support Program", the Ministry of Communications "Transport Young Science and Technology Talents", the Hunan Provincial Science and Technology Leading Talents, and the "Furong Scholars".
The school currently has 83 undergraduate majors, including 32 national-level first-class undergraduate majors, 9 national-level characteristic majors, 13 majors certified by the national engineering education major, and 3 Chinese-foreign cooperatively-run undergraduate education projects approved by the Ministry of Education. It has 3 national and provincial teaching teams, 10 national-level first-class undergraduate courses, bilingual teaching demonstration courses, 61 provincial-level first-class undergraduate courses (including quality online open courses), 11 national-level practical teaching platforms, and provincial-level first-class undergraduate courses 21 practical teaching platforms. In the past five years, the school has won more than 30 provincial teaching achievement awards.
The school is a pilot school for the "Outstanding Engineer Education and Training Program", the Ministry of Education’s "College Student Innovative Experimental Program" project implementation school, and there are currently 38 provincial and ministerial-level college student innovation and entrepreneurship bases (centers). In the past five years, students have won more than 600 national-level discipline competitions and scientific and technological achievement awards, and more than 1,800 provincial-level discipline competitions and scientific and technological achievement awards.
The school has 6 domestic first-class construction (training) disciplines in Hunan Province, and 5 disciplines including engineering, materials science, chemistry, computer science, and mathematics have entered the top 1% of ESI global rankings; there are 5 post-doctoral research mobile stations, first-level disciplines There are 6 doctoral degree authorization points, 27 first-level discipline master degree authorization points, and 17 master degree authorization points, which are qualified to grant a master's degree with the same academic ability. It has 4 national scientific research platforms, 11 provincial and ministerial innovation teams, 46 natural science innovation platforms, and 21 philosophy and social science research bases.
The school has iconic scientific research achievements such as the First Prize of National Science and Technology Progress Award. In the past five years, the school has presided over 383 national-level projects such as the National Key Basic Research and Development Plan ("973 Plan") project and the works of the National Philosophy and Social Science Library; won 3 national science and technology awards, 86 provincial and ministerial science and technology awards, positions 994 invention patents.
The school adheres to open education and has established exchanges and cooperation with more than 90 colleges and universities and scientific research institutions in more than 20 countries and regions. In recent years, more than 1,000 current students have been sent abroad for exchange and study. The school cooperated with the University of Montenegro, the University of Liberia, and the University of Sabah to jointly establish Confucius Institutes. More than 400 international students from 62 countries are currently studying in the school.
Based on the new era, the school will inherit and carry forward the excellent school-running tradition, implement the strategy of “establishing the school by quality, rejuvenating the school with disciplines, strengthening the school with talents, and governing the school by law”, and adhere to the principle of educating people, gathering talents, cross-innovation, service integration, and cultural leadership. , Strive to build an important base for the cultivation of characteristic talents, an important source of scientific and technological innovation in Hunan, and a frontier for the international communication of cultural and creative and Hunan culture, actively promote the construction of "double first-class", comprehensively improve the quality of running schools and the level of education, and cultivate "bright background and practice" Strong, sentimental, and daring to take responsibility." All-round development of applied senior professionals and industry elites in morality, intelligence, physical education, art, and labor. Realize characteristic development, innovative development, coordinated development, and common development. Towards a high-level university.