University of Electronic Science and Technology of China
- Founded in 1956
- 38,600 students
- 3879 faculty
- More than 200 international students entering each year
- Real Estate Holdings: 635 acres of 3 campuses
- Dining hall: 30800 m2
Renowned as China's cradle for the national electronic industry, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (formerly Chengdu Institute of Radio Engineering) is situated at Chengdu, the city of over a thousand-year-old cultural history in "the land of abundance".
Over fifty years' the University has gone from from asole dependence on electronic information engineering to all-around programs in electronic disciplines, and the University now turns out to be a key multidisciplinary university with electronic science and technology as its nucleus, engineering as its major field and featured the harmonious integration of science, engineering, management and liberal arts, well prepared at the call of the history to come up as a high-level research-oriented university.
In the new century, electronic information science and technology as the lead for modern high-tech development demonstrates a more swift and violent stance. In face of the new chances and challenges, the staff of the University will hold on its notion of "great buildings and master scholars, ambition and accomplishments" in the pursuit of excellence and embark on the journey to a more glorious future.
Latest Discipline Ranking from U.S. News
No. 91 best global universities for engineering (2014)
No. 81 best global universities for engineering (2015)
No. 67 best global universities for computer science (2015)
Latest Discipline Ranking In China(2012)
Latest Discipline Ranking In China(2012)
Electronic Science and Technology: No.1
Information and Communication Engineering: No. 2
Optical Engineering: No.7
Biomedical Engineering: No.7
Computer Science and Technology: No.12
Business and Management: No.17
The univeristy has rich facilities, wonderful logistic service and a wide range of extracurricular activities ensure an exciting and vigorous life on campus.
Message from the President
UESTC is committed to developing itself into a first-class university leading in electronic and information fields in the world: a cradle for innovative talents, a forefront of high-technology and a base for technology transfer. With major national demands and technological progress as its driving force, it will strive for academic excellence and brave into new frontiers.Words from current student
UESTC has an overall good learning environment complemented with fine academic faculty and equipped with rich resources for advanced research. I would say that studying at UESTC is well balanced in terms of learning and research, friendly life and rich cultural elegance, and not the least, a well entertaining and joyful life. Student Life
UESTC has more than 100 student associations and clubs including:
- Networks Club Telecommunication Club
- Animation Club Computer - fan Association
- Football Association
- Basketball Association
- Volunteer Association
- Painting Association
- Chorus Dancing Association
- Calligraphy Association
- Magic Club
- Billiard Association
Chengdu, a city where once you come, you would be reluctant to leave..... Chengdu, the capital city of Sichuan province is the home of the Giant Panda, the center of science and technology, culture, trade, tourism and transportation in the southwest area of China. Situated in the southwest of China, the Sichuan province has a large population with coverage of 485 thousand square kilometers. It boasts a long history, splendid culture and over 4500 years' civilization. Having ancient temples, ancient towns and scenic spots, Sichuan also houses the world cultural heritages including Jiuzhai Valley, Mt. Qingcheng, Dujiangyan Irrigation Project, Mt.Emei, the Leshan Giant Buddha and Sanxingdui Ruins with its thousand-year long mystery. The national minority ethnic community is known for its abundant wealth, honest people, mild climate, and the wealth of cultural tourism resources. If you want to learn the rich culture of China, taste the unique ethnic customs in the country, Sichuan would be the first choice.
Chengdu, the center of science and technology and culture..... many world top 500 enterprises such as Motorola, Siemens, Intel, and Microsoft take root here，establishing their factories and research bases.Chengdu is also a city of harmony and tolerance.Walking along the street in Chengdu, you can feel the intoxicating sense of time.
Chengdu, home of the giant panda..... Among more than 200 countries and regions in the whole world, pandas can be found only in some remote mountains and thickly forested district of Sichuan, Shanxi, Gansu provinces in China now. The panda is also known as a "living fossil".
Chengdu, the unique Food Culture.... The Sichuan dishes, hot pot and boiled hot kebabs and lengdanbei.
Chengdu, the birthplace of tea culture.... When you come to Chengdu, you must have a rest in one of the teahouses, because it is the place that manifests the leisure lifestyle of Chengdu residents. The number of teahouses in Chengdu is the greatest in China; and most are the open air type for general civilians to rest and chat away.Mahjong and Sichuan cards game are indispensable element in Chengdu's tea culture.