The Wuhan University of Technology is a national key university directly under the Ministry of Education. It is one of the first universities to be listed in the national " 211 Project" and "Double First-Class" construction. It is a university jointly established by the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Transport. School history origins school established in 1898 in Hubei craft school, school 122 years especially in the past 70 years, the school has trained more than 600 000 highly qualified specialists, colleges and universities directly under the Ministry of Education for the construction workers building materials, transportation, automotive three The school with the largest scale of talent training in the industry has become an important base for high-level talent training and technological innovation in China's "three major industries". At present, the school has more than 36,000 general undergraduates, more than 18,000 doctoral and master students, and more than 1,700 international students.
After long-term education and practice, the school has formed a distinctive school-running ideological system: it has built the university ideal of "building an excellent university that satisfies the people and is admired by the world", and has created the university spirit of "being virtuous, knowledgeable and pursuing excellence". Established the school-running philosophy of "education-oriented, academic supremacy", and established an excellent education concept of "implementing excellent education, cultivating excellent talents, and creating an excellent life". The school is committed to fostering generations of outstanding talents who lead their lives with wisdom, have outstanding pursuits, and outstanding abilities for society.
The school currently has Mafangshan campus, Yujiatou campus, and Nanhu campus, covering an area of more than 4,000 acres, with a total building area of 1,788,800 square meters, and 4 modern libraries with a collection of 3,187,500 books. There are 25 colleges (departments) and 4 national scientific and technological innovation bases. The existing staff of 5381 people, including Chinese Academy of Sciences academician, Chinese Academy of Engineering, four people, the Belgian Royal Academy of Sciences academician, the Australian Academy of Engineering academician, the European Academy of Sciences 2, Russian Academy of Engineering foreign academician, World Ceramic Academy of Sciences 1 person; 107 high-end talents supported by the Central Organization Department, the Ministry of Science and Technology, the National Natural Science Foundation of China, the Ministry of Education and the Hubei Provincial Government Talent Program.
The school has formed a discipline and professional system that is based on engineering, with science, engineering, economics, management, art, literature, law, and other disciplines interpenetrating and developing in a coordinated manner. At present, there are 19 first-level discipline doctoral degree authorization points, 45 first-level discipline master degree authorization points, and 17 post-doctoral research mobile stations; there are 22 master professional degree authorization categories and 39 master professional degree authorization fields. In the fourth round of national discipline evaluation, materials science and engineering won A+, and mechanical engineering, transportation engineering, design, Marxist theory, and other disciplines won B+. There are 92 undergraduate majors, including 18 national first-class undergraduate majors, 15 national characteristic majors, 28 outstanding engineer education and training program pilot majors, 4 national comprehensive reform pilot majors, and 2 national strategic emerging industry majors. There are 15 national quality online open courses, 17 national quality resource sharing courses, and 8 national quality video open courses. It has 5 national-level teaching teams, 4 experimental areas for talent training model of the Ministry of Education, 5 national-level experimental teaching demonstration centers, 13 national-level engineering practice education centers, 1 international demonstration college, and national colleges and universities to practice education, innovation, and entrepreneurship base business incubator with the national demonstration bases for each one.
In the past 10 years, the school has cultivated a group of national outstanding college student representatives. One person won the “ Most Beautiful College Student in the Country ”, two won the “Chinese Youth May Fourth Medal”, three won the title of “Chinese College Student of the Year”, and four won the title of “Chinese University Student of the Year”. The title of "Chinese University Student Self-reliance Star Model", 12 people were awarded the title of "Chinese University Student Self-reliance Star", 5 people received the "Chinese Youth Volunteer Outstanding Individual Award", and 5 people received the "China Youth Science and Technology Innovation Award". According to the ranking results of subject competitions released by the China Higher Education Association, the school ranked 15th in the 2015-2019 National General University Subject Competition Rankings (Undergraduate) and ranked No. 1 in the national " Double First-Class " Construction University Subject Competition Rankings 14. The one-time employment rate of school graduates has remained above 95% in the past ten years, and the number of employees in the world's top 500 companies and strategic emerging industries accounted for about 55% of the total employment.
The school has established 40 national, provincial, and ministerial scientific research bases, including the State Key Laboratory of New Material Composite Technology, the State Key Laboratory of Silicate Building Materials, the National Engineering Laboratory of Optical Fiber Sensing Technology, and the National Engineering Research Center for Water Transport Safety has three provincial collaborative innovation Center intelligent collaborative inland shipping the Ministry of transport, innovation collaborative Center for automotive components technology in Hubei Province, security early warning and emergency response technology in Hubei collaborative innovation centers, and local governments and enterprises with industry Established more than 230 scientific and technological cooperation and achievement transformation institutions. Since 2010, the school has won 2 national natural science awards, 15 technological invention awards, and scientific and technological progress awards, and 61 provincial and ministerial first prizes and above awards as the first completed unit; as a participating unit, it has won the national scientific and technological progress special prize 1 2 first prizes; 4780 authorized invention patents; 4 papers published in the world's top academic journal Nature.
The school has established talent training and scientific and technological cooperation relationships with more than 190 universities and scientific research institutions in the United States, Britain, Japan, France, Italy, Australia, Russia, the Netherlands, and other countries, and has hired more than 200 well-known domestic and foreign scholars as strategic scientists, Chair professor, visiting professor, and honorary professor. In addition, 11 high-level international research platforms have been established with 10 famous foreign universities. Relying on the school, the Ministry of Science and Technology has successively established 7 national, provincial, and ministerial international scientific and technological cooperation bases, including the international joint laboratory for new materials composite technologies and new materials, the environmentally friendly building materials international scientific and technological cooperation base, and the intelligent shipping and maritime safety international scientific and technological cooperation base. . In 2016, the first overseas campus established by the school in cooperation with Trinity St. David's University in Wales, UK, was officially put into operation. In 2018, the school cooperated with the University of Aix- Marseille in France to establish the Aix-Marseille College of Wuhan University of Technology.