University Introduction

Over thirty years ago, HIT started a new chapter in Weihai, a beautiful and best livable coastal city by the Yellow Sea. With three decades’ development, HIT, Weihai has now grown into a well-known campus and keeps step with HIT as it develops into a world-famous university.

As a world-renowned technical university, Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT) is one of the first batch top 9 key universities involved in Project 985 of Ministry of Education in China, known as the C9 League, which means Chinese top nine universities. HIT owns three thousand high quality faculty members, among them there are 35 academicians of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and of the Chinese Academy of Engineering. In HIT, 9 first-class disciplines belong to national key disciplines, and 10 disciplines are ranked in top five in China. The number of national key disciplines related to engineering in HIT ranks No. 2 in all of China. In recent years, HIT has become the 6th best global university for engineering in the world.

HIT, Weihai attaches great importance to encouraging innovation spirit and ability, strengthen solid study foundation, strong hand-on practice, powerful personal competence and strict processes in its educational approach, and has cultivated many talented graduates. Our qualified students receive the same degree certificates issued by HIT. They have gone on to be successfully employed by large state-owned enterprises, emerging high-tech enterprises and international companies. 90% of these graduates are satisfied in their new jobs, and most employers unanimously give them favorable evaluations. Additionally, a lot of students go abroad for international exchange and further study, with their steps in USA, UK, France, Germany, Italy, Ireland, Netherland, Australia, Singapore, Korea, Japan as well as other countries and regions.

HIT, Weihai now has more than 11,000full-time students, and 535 academic faculty members. There are eleven schools and department in HIT, Weihai, including the School of Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering, the School of Marine Science and Technology, the School of Automotive Engineering, the School of Information and Electrical Engineering, the School of Computer Science and Technology, the School of Material Science and Engineering, the School of New Energy, the School of Science, the School of Economics and Management, the School of Languages and Literature, and the Department of Civil Engineering. HIT, Weihai offers 37 undergraduate programs, and accord with HIT, Harbin in offering 39 Masters and 27 Doctoral programs. Besides, it offers two first-class discipline Masters Programs. In 2016, HIT Weihai founded the International School of Ocean Science and Engineering, led by a world-class international expert as its dean.

Following in the HIT, Harbin campus’s footsteps toward developing into a world-class university, HIT, Weihai has set its sights on developing into a high-level and special featured HIT campus to adapt to the world class university through constructing an internationalized campus, building leading disciplines, cultivating high-quality talents and producing advanced achievements.

HIT, Weihai, a beautiful campus of HIT, as one of the top 9 universities in China, is opening its arms to welcome all of you.