Founded in 1958, 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. It is also one of the five top-ranking universities in Jiangxi Province.
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.
JUST has 3 campuses in Ganzhou and a campus in Nanchang. It covers more than 200 acres with an overall structural area of over 800,000 square meters. The four beautiful campuses are like tranquil and elegant parks allowing our students to study free of worry and earthly affairs. With the school motto of “diligence, factuality, aspiration and virtue”, JUST has always been making every endeavor to develop its united and pioneering spirit since its establishment. JUST now offers a wide range of courses, including 63 undergraduate programs, 84 master programs and 1 PhD program. JUST is entitled to enroll students outside of Chinese Mainland. About 13,000 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.
The school was founded in 1958, formerly known as Jiangxi Institute of Metallurgy, Jiangxi Province is a leader. 1962 by the National Metallurgical Industry Ministry of leadership. Since 1983 by the Ministry of Metallurgical Industry was assigned to China Nonferrous Metals Industry Corporation leadership. In 1988 changed its name to the South Metallurgical Institute. September 1998 since the implementation of the central and local to build, to Jiangxi Province management-based management system, the same year, Nanchang Nonferrous Metals Industrial School under the management of the South Metallurgical Institute. In January 2000, the former Jiangxi Provincial Commercial Technician School was incorporated into the Southern Metallurgical Institute and became the western campus of the Southern Metallurgical Institute. 2002 Nanchang Nonferrous Metals School revoked, officially became the Southern Metallurgical Institute Nanchang campus. 2004 changed its name to Jiangxi University of Science and Technology. 2013 to become the Jiangxi Provincial People's Government, Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, Ministry of Education to build colleges and universities.
Jiangxi Metallurgical Institute to create that year began to recruit undergraduates. 1980 was approved by the national education administrative departments can start postgraduate education, in 1984 began to recruit and train graduate students, in 1986 the State Council Academic Degrees Committee granted master's degree grant. In 1986, adult higher education was held, and higher vocational and technical education was held in 1996. Beginning in 2013 doctoral education. At present, it has formed a multi-level and multi-type educational pattern of taking higher education and higher vocational and technical education, taking the general higher education as the main body and developing the postgraduate education.
Our mission is to become one of the top universities in China by 2020 and the preferred destination for the best teachers, researchers and students. It’s a goal that we’re well on the way to achieving, backed by a multimillion-pound investment program in facilities, staff and buildings.
A proud history, founded in 1958 as the Metallurgical Institution.
More than 40,000 students of whom 75% are undergraduates.
More than 2,000 staffs supported by up to 100 visiting lecturers.
With a total area of 330 acres.
Leading the way in developing new technologies in the fields of material chemistry, metallurgy, electric machine and environmental protection.
A Careers and Students Employment Service to help you find work while you study and develop your employability.
Large number and diverse range of student societies for all interests.
Comprehensive student support network of tutors, administrators, technicians, counselors, health service, financial advice and multi-faith guidance.
Libraries holding 420,000 volumes, 2500 subscriptions and numerous electronic resources(databases, e-journals, the University’s website, exam papers, CD-ROMs and internet links).
Quality learning and research designed in partnership with businesses to meet the needs of Jiangxi international economy.
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