Macau University of Science and Technology

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Macau University of Science and Technology
澳門科技大學
Universidade de Ciência e Tecnologia de Macau
The emblem of Macau University of Science and Technology.jpg
Motto Dedication to practical studies, enhancement of knowledge, ability and quality.
Type Private
Established 2000[1]
Academic staff
482[2]
Administrative staff
374[2]
Students 10,426[2]
Undergraduates 8,044[2]
Postgraduates 2,800[2]
Location  Macau, Macau, China
Colors         
Nickname MUST
Website http://www.must.edu.mo/
Macau University of Science and Technology

The Macau University of Science and Technology (MUST; Chinese: 澳門科技大學; Portuguese: Universidade de Ciência e Tecnologia de Macau) is a university located in Taipa, Macau, China. It is a private institution managed by the MUST Foundation and the first college established after the handover of Macau to the People’s Republic of China. The university offers full-time and part-time programs.

The General Studies programs, the School of Graduate Studies and the School of Continuing Studies offer a broad range of programs. MUST is authorized to award Ph.D. degrees, master's degrees and bachelor's degrees in their residence programs. The university enrolls 5,000 full-time students. MUST recruits students from all over the world as well as 20 provinces and cities in Mainland China for its undergraduate and graduate programs.

History[edit]

In 2000, Macau University of Science and Technology established its main campus on Taipa island.

In 2014, Macau University of Science and Technology is awared as "the youngest top-100 university in China".

In 2016, Macau University of Science and Technology ranks at the 32nd among all the universities in Greater China (including mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan), and the 1st among all the university in Macau SAR according to Ranking of Top Universities in Greater China.

Faculties[edit]

  • Faculty of Humanities and Arts
  • Faculty of Information Technology
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of Chinese Medicine — the first among Hong Kong and Macau SARs
  • School of Business
  • School of Graduate Studies General Studies Pre-University
  • School of Continuing Studies
  • Faculty of Hospitality and Tourism Management
  • Space Science Institute

Campus[edit]

Block K houses the International School of Macao.[3]

University Ranking[edit]

According to the ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities 2017, Macau university of science and technology ranks 501-600 in the world. [4]

According to the Shanghai Ranking's Ranking of Top Universities in Greater China - 2016, Macau university of science and technology ranks 32nd among all the universities in Greater China (including mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan), and the 1st among all the university in Macau SAR according to Ranking of Top Universities in Greater China.[5]


See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.must.edu.mo/en/about-must-en/must-introduction
  2. ^ a b c d e http://www.gaes.gov.mo/doc/2015/2015statistics.pdf
  3. ^ "Escola Internacional de Macau." Education and Youth Affairs Bureau (Macau). Retrieved on April 9, 2017. "AVENIDA WAI LONG, TAIPA, UNIVERSIDADE DE CIÊNCIA E TECNOLOGIA DE MACAU, BLOCO K" - Chinese profile: "學校地址: 偉龍馬路澳門科技大學K座"
  4. ^ ARWU World Top 500 Candidates 2017[1]
  5. ^ Ranking of Top Universities in Greater China - 2016[2]

Coordinates: 22°09′12″N 113°34′04″E / 22.1534°N 113.5677°E / 22.1534; 113.5677