Brief Introduction of TUT


Taiyuan University of Technology (henceforth, TUT) is one of the three earliest state-run universities in China with a history of 110 years. It is the only one in Shanxi Province that has been nominated as one of the top 100 universities by a national higher education program—“Project 211”.

At present, more than 20,000 undergraduates, over 6,000 postgraduates and PhD candidates are working on social sciences, sciences, business and management, arts and sports at TUT. It has 70 bachelor’s degree programs, 120 master’s degree programs, 43 doctorate programs, 6 post-doctor research centers, 4 Professional Master's Degree Authorization Centers. Presently, there are 2,007 full-time teachers including over 1,354 professors and associate professors, 121 doctoral tutors and 4 academicians from the Chinese Academy of Engineering.

TUT started to recruit international students from the early 1990s. International students have studied here from 21 countries covering the U.S.A., Canada, Chile, Peru, Venezuela, Australia, France, Italy, UK, Spain, Belgium, Germany, Romania, Cameroon, Zambia, South Africa, Japan, South Korea, Thailand, Mongolia, Afghanistan. Apart from Chinese culture and language, international students can also study for bachelor’s degree, master’s degree and doctorate degree.