A Brief Introduction to HUHST
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A Brief Introduction to HUHST

Established in 1978, Hunan University of Humanities,Scienceand Technology (HUHST) is approved by the Ministry of Educationof P. R. Chinaas a comprehensive public university.  In 2018, it was granted “Double First-Class” high level application-oriented university of Hunan Province.


The university consists of 14 schools, offering programs both on bachelor degree and master degree. There are 55 undergraduate programs, ranging from Arts, Humanities to Science, Engineering, Education, Economics, Management and Agriculture. Currently 17,209 full-time students study on campus, with 1366 faculty and staff members.


Five disciplines are selected as provincial “Double First-Class” applicated-orineted disciplines: Applied Economics, Maxism, Plant Protection, Computer Science and Technology, and Material Science and Engineering.  There are 31 national-level andprovincial-level practice platforms, such as college students’ dragon and lion dancingtraining base, provincial demonstration laboratory, demonstrationcenter ofteaching practice, college students’ innovation center,school-enterprisecooperation talent cultivating demonstration base, innovationandentrepreneurship education base, incubation demonstration base and crowd innovation space. Two high-level sports teams, football and orienteeringteam, are granted by the Ministry of Education of the P. R. China.


Cooperative relationship has been established witharound 50 universities from the United States, Russia, the United Kingdom,Thailand and other countries and regions.We made a plenty of achievement incollaborative programs with our partner universities. For instance, we have a “3+1”cooperative-education program with Bath Spa University, the U.K. in PreschoolEducation, which is accredited by Ministry of Education, P. R. China. Students enrolled in this program will have their fourth-year study in the U.K. and gettheir bachelor degrees of both universities. With the achievements attainedthus far, we believe the collaboration between HUHST and its partner institutions can be further extended and deepened.                        


Since 2016, students of HUHST have won 943 prizes at orabove the provincial level in variousinnovation and entrepreneurshipcompetitions such as the “Internet Plus”, Challenge Cup, Innovation Youth,national electronic design contest for collegestudents, mathematical modelingmatch, etc. HUHST has the first college entrepreneurshipfoundation in theProvince——Hunan Zhengyang College Students Entrepreneurship Foundation, Collegestudent entrepreneurship incubator base has been established. HUHST was honored Hunan demonstration university for students’ employment andentrepreneurship in2013. The self-employment rate of 2014 graduates ranks No.1 in Hunan province.It is one of the first colleges in Hunan province identified as innovativeentrepreneurship incubation demonstration base and has become acouncil member of China University Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education Alliance in 2017. Employment rate of graduates has been kept above 90% in recent years.


HUHST has been successively conferred the honors of modelinstitution of Hunan Province,excellent institution for graduate employment,national advanced institution ofsocial practice for college students, advancedinstitution of ideological andpolitical education research, national advancedinstitution for model campusconstruction, advanced institution of comprehensivemanagement in Hunanprovince, Safe Institution of Hunan Province and Top Ten Safe Colleges in Hunan Province. The achievement of constructing safe university won second prize ofthe Ministry of Education the P. R. China. It is also themodel university of Hunan Province for managingthe university by law,university students employment and entrepreneurshipmodel in Hunan, councilmember of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education Alliance of Chinese Universities. “HUHST is known as an undergraduate university which is vigorous, popular, ambitious, confident and full of love.” said by the assessment experts in 2012.


Facing the future, HUHST will spare no effort to build the university into a high-level application-oriented university with profound culture, strong scientific and technological strength.(updated in June 2021)

ADDRESS: Dixing Road, Loudi City, Hunan Province, China | ZIPCODE: 417000 | TEL: 0738-8370207 | FAX: 0738-8376006

?2012 Hunan University of Humanities, Science and Technology