Ranked within the top 100 of the QS World University Rankings, the University of Science and Technology in China (USTC) is a national research university located in Hefei, eastern China. USTC was established in 1958 in Beijing by the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), in a strategic act by the Chinese government to help meet the country’s science and technology needs. The university moved to its current location in 1970 and today has around 15,500 students enrolled, of which almost half (7,400) are undergraduates. USTC is a member of the C9 League, a consortium of nine elite Chinese universities.
University of Science and Technology of China