Harbin Institute of Technology (hereinafter referred to as HIT) , as one of the key universities of the national project "211" and "985", is administered by Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the People's Republic of China. Founded in 1920, HIT, with science, engineering and research as its core, encompassing management and liberal arts, has developed into an open, scientific research and multi-disciplinary nationally famous university.
Today, HIT is one of the top nine key universities in China. The HIT faculty has enormous potential numbering over 3,000, including 22 academicians of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and/or the Chinese Academy of Engineering and more than 500 doctoral supervisors. The full-time registered students at HIT numbers over 55,500 and each year we welcome more than 1400 international students to study at HIT.
Now it has Shenzhen Graduate School and Weihai Branch, totally 78 undergraduate programs, 147 master's programs, 81 doctoral programs,18 post-doctoral mobile stations,1 post-doctoral working station, 18 national key disciplines, 40 national and provincial(ministerial) key laboratories. HIT boasts of a group of well-experienced faculty and strong scientific research strength. As one of the key universities in China, it enjoys the Chinese Government Scholarship for the International students.