Huazhong University of Science and Technonlogy (HUST) As a national key university directly affiliated to the Ministry of Education of China, HUST is a Project 985 and Class A Double First Class University. HUST manages Wuhan National Laboratories for Opto-electronics (WNLO), which is one of the five national laboratories in China. HUST is also one of four Chinese universities eligible to run the national laboratory and the national major science and technology infrastructure.
HUST was one of two Chinese universities awarded with the University Leadership Award by the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME), and elected as "China's Top Ten Research Institutions" by the academic journal Nature.
In ESI ranking in March 2019, HUST is ranked in 266th in the world, and 9th among all the Double First Class Universities in China. The numbers of top 1‰ and 1% disciplines of HUST in the world are 3 and 15 respectively. Top 1‰ disciplines include Engineering, Computer Science, Materials Science. Top 1% disciplines include Engineering, Computer Science, Materials Science, Clinic Medicine, Chemistry, Pharmacology & Toxicology, Biology & Biochemistry, Physics, Neuroscience & Behavior, Social Sciences, Molecular Biology & Genetics, Mathematics, Environment/Ecology, Agricultural Sciences.
Ranking: 260th in the world, and 9th in China (2019 U.S. News)
151–200th in the world, and the 8th–12th in China (2018 ARWU)
351–400th in the world, and the 10th in China (2019 THE)