Interdisciplinary Research Strengths
Research, renovation and creativity
HUST is a multidisciplinary technical university in which scientific research is a main focus. The community of more than 1150 scientists at the university has contributed greatly in various aspects for the socio-economic and scientific development through scientific publications, innovations as well as research and technology transfer. The successful research activities have contributed strongly to the outstanding recognition for the university by regional and global partners.
In 2012, HUST had the great honor to be in the list of over 3000 research units worldwide ranked by SCImago. The university has received the top innovation and creativity indicators nationwide in 2014 and 2016. HUST is proud to be an official member of the Asia-Oceania Top University League on Engineering – AOTULE.
Multidisciplinary research strengths
To fulfill its mission to become a qualified training and research institution, HUST has centered its investments in the development of a research-oriented university. HUST has identified 08 research strengths, with a focus on key interdisciplinary research directions and fields.
- Information and Communications Technology
- Advanced Material Technology
- Mechanics – Mechatronics
- Dynamics Engineering
- Biotechnology and Life Science
- Food Technology
- Electricity, Electronics and Automatics
- Chemistry, Energy and Environment