East China University of Science and Technology

Located in the southwest of Shanghai, a center of commerce, finance, culture and industrial production of China, East China University of Science and Technology is a dynamic and prominent research-intensive university with high teaching quality.

Bachelor's programmes

Natural Sciences & Mathematics (2)
Computer Science & IT (1)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (1)



10/1952  East China Institute of Chemical Technology was founded with the approval of the central government. It was the first single-subject chemical institute in China and was formed through the consolidation of the chemical departments of Jiaotong University, Aurora University, Utopia University, Soochou University and Jiangnan University.


The university has 16 academic schools, namely School of Chemical Engineering, School of Chemistry and Molecular Engineering ,School of Biotechnology, School of Pharmacy ,School of Materials Science and Engineering, School of Information Science and Engineering, School of Mechanical and Power Engineering, School of Resources and Environment Engineering,  School of Business, School of Social and Public Administration, School of Science,  School of Art Design and Media, School of Foreign Languages, School of Law, School of Sports Science and Engineering, School of Marxism.

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University Ranking

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Library services

address: opposite of Chenyuan

opening time: 8:00-22:00

library services:

  • Borrowing time: 8:00-21:00
  • Books borrowing & Returning: borrowing or returning books by the machine at the gate of Books Reserve

ICT services

  • Students are allowed to apply for the installation of the network in dormitory.
  • Campus Network (merely for degree students to apply)

Medical services

  • Hospital on Xuhui campus: the west side inside the school gate
  • Hospital on Fengxian Campus: the west side inside the school north gate
  • Zhongshan Hospital
  • Shanghai International Travel Health Care Center
According to the relevant regulations issued by the Ministry of Education of People’s Republic of China, international students shall purchase the Comprehensive Insurance for International Students. 

Student Life

Campus life

ECUST is comprised of more than 1.7 million square meters on 3 campuses. The main campus, being 17 kilometers from Hongqiao Airport and 45 kilometers from Pudong International Airport, is situated in the prosperous and energetic Xuhui District. In addition to its downtown location, the university also features two other campuses in Fengxian and Jinshan District.

Sports facilities

  • Gym: the first floor of the stadium (next to major playground)
  • Badminton hall: the second floor of the stadium
  • Table tennis hall: the first hall of stadium / the first floor of International Students Building II
  • Outdoor basketball courts: next to No. 1 canteen and No. 4 canteen
  • Indoor tennis court: next to the stadium
  • Outdoor tennis courts: next to the stadium / Qinfen Road
  • Outdoor soccer field: one side of Qinfen Road
  • Outdoor volleyball court: one side of Qinfen Road
  • Swimming pool: next to the stadium (only open in summer)

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Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

I am studding in Government College University Faisalabad, Pakistan. 7 ranked university of Pakistan. I have good study experience in this university especially in Department of Bioinformatics and Biotechnology the reason is that at least 3 to 4 papers are published in every year on Energy production from waste and remediation of environmental pollution from microorganism.

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Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

I learned something basic knowledge of fish.and I aslo about breeding, feeding and fish disease l did two months Practical Course Advance aquaculture and management. I am in University BS-Part-2 Second year

Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

Its very nice experience and i enjoy and love my study time its very unique experience iam glad that i got admission

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