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About Jiangxi University of Science and Technology
Jiangxi University of Science and Technology (JUST) features distinctive disciplines and a balanced curriculum of science, engineering, materials, computer, economics, management, arts and law. Being a research-intensive public university with high teaching quality, JUST is dedicated to providing its students with advanced knowledge and skills in an academic environment full of intellectual stimulation and scientific innovation. The university is currently joint-sponsored by the Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology and Jiangxi Provincial Government and it is the important personnel training and scientific research base of nonferrous metals industry and steel industry in our country. It is also one of the five top-ranking universities in Jiangxi Province.
Founded in 1958, JUST has 4 campuses in Ganzhou and Nanchang. It covers more than 2480 acres with an overall structural area of over 900,000 square meters. The library has a collection of over 2 million books. The main campus is located in national historical and cultural city—Ganzhou, which is also known as tungsten capital of the world, kingdom of rare earth, cradle of Hakka culture and former red capital.
JUST now offers a wide range of courses, including 63 undergraduate programs, 84 master programs and 1 PhD program. It has 3 national characteristic specialty and 6 national excellence initiative major. It is also the training unit of MBA, JM and MEM. JUST is entitled to enroll students outside of Chinese Mainland. Over 30,000 students are enrolled in the university’s 14 faculties and 18 scientific research institutes. The graduates of JUST have long been popular in the competitive job market for their good adaptability, team spirit and diligence. The student employment rate of JUST is listed top 50 among 2,000 higher education institutes in China.
With around 2,000 staff, JUST has a top quality teaching and R&D staff represented by nationally renowned educators as well as very competitive scientific research teams based in many state-level key laboratories and engineering and technological research centers. The highly accomplished faculty and scientific research competency create a favorable learning environment for our students. JUST has established a set of highly competitive undergraduate and graduate programs, including Mining Engineering, metallurgical engineering, Mineral Processing Engineering, Material Engineering, Technology and Economic Management. The research capability and facility in the fields of tungsten, copper, rare earth and lithium battery is currently in the leading position in China. It is responsible for over 2000 research projects and has been awarded more than 80 national, ministerial or provincial awards during these years.
Over its history, JUST has actively adapted to the trend of international education development. With the spirit of “embracing all streams in pursuit of excellence”, JUST is taking the road of open education and is actively strengthening communication and cooperation with universities across the world. Today, JUST has established long-term and wide-ranging academic exchange relationships with universities, enterprise groups and scientific research institutions from over 20 countries such as America, England etc. The university has long been committed to promote the Chinese language and culture in the international community. Approved by Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of the State Council in 2011, the Chinese Education Base (CEB) of JUST is the only one of its kind hosted by a science and technology university. Many delegations and scholars of JUST have been sent overseas for language courses and teacher training. The university also conducts cooperation with overseas universities and enterprises on international science and technology project.