About Shandong University of Science and Technology
Shandong University of Science and Technology offers multidisciplinary education in engineering, sciences, management, literature, law, economics and education with unique engineering characteristics. It is one of the five featured key construction universities of Shandong Province for cultivating personnel with practical abilities.
The university is noted for its strengths in basic and applied research and scientific development owing to its multidisciplinary features. It boasts solid academic foundation and advantages in Mining Engineering, Surveying and Mapping Science and Technology, Geological Resources and Engineering, Control Theory and Control Engineering, Computer Software and Theory, Geotechnical Engineering, Mechatronic Engineering, and Mechanical Design and Theory.
The University now houses over 90 research institutes in such domains as engineering, technology, humanities and social sciences. During the 11th Five-Year-Plan period, the University undertook 3842 research projects with its fund totaling to 0.88 billion yuan RMB. 418 monographs and 8503 theses were published, among the latter 1632 were collected by SCI, EI and ISTP. 323 research projects were authenticated and 249 patents obtained; 713 projects were awarded, including five national awards and 218 provincial ones.
The University actively participates in international exchange and cooperation with a view to internationalize its education. It has established cooperative relationship with 101 higher learning institutions and research institutes in 19 countries and regions including the US, Japan, Germany, Russia, France, Australia, etc. Six Sino-foreign joint laboratories have been set up and over 50 cooperative projects initiated. Joint-education and student exchange programs are set up with countries like the US, France, Germany, Australia, and others. International students from more than 20 countries come to SDUST for degree or short term studies.