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Majors (Look down to know more)

1) Civil Engineering

2) Chemical Engineering and Technique

3) Intelligent Manufacturing and Control Engineering

4) Advanced Manafacturing and Informationation

5) Engineering Simulation Calculation and Statistic

6) Mechanical Engineering


Master Tutor:

Civil Engineering: Zhang Yunlian; Cao Yuchun; Huang Zhuye; Qu Chen; Tong Yunyun; Xiao Zhirong; Xue Wen; Zhang Jingli;

Chemical Engineering and Technique: Cai Chenggang; Chen Jie; Huang Jun; Li Yin; Lv Peng; Sha Ruyi; Wang   Hongpeng; Wang Lijun; Wei Peilian; Xing Chuang; Ye Chunlin; Zhang Yan; Zhu Ruiyu;

Intelligent Manufacturing and Control Engineering:

Advanced Manafacturing and Informatization: Wu Mingwei; Yamg Chunting; Ye Lv; Wang Zhongpeng; Chen Fangni;

Engineering Simulation Calculation and Statistic: Luo Junyan ;Pan Weiqing; Tao Xiangxing; Ye Yaojun; Zhang Diping;

Mechanical Engineering: Jie Jing; Kang Min; Li Jinrong; Li Shuguang; Tan Ping; Wu Yong; Yu Wenguang; Zhang Jinjiang; Zhang Zhenyu

1) Civil Engineering

The academic master's program of Civil Engineering taught in English is to train globalization-oriented and international professionals, committed to exploring the innovative training mode for the international graduate students, attract the outstanding students from the world, and develop high-quality and professionally comprehensive talents in civil engineering.

Enrollment Advantage
Civil Engineering is one of the first majors established in ZUST more than 30 years ago. After years of construction, the profession platform is steadily improving, and the strength of scientific research is increasingly growing. In 2008, Civil Engineering was recommended by Zhejiang Provincial Education Department and approved as one of the third batch of national characteristic specialty construction points. In 2010, Civil Engineering Lab Center was classified as experimental teaching demonstration center in Zhejiang Province. In May 2012, Civil Engineering passed the National Civil Engineering undergraduate education assessment held by Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development of the People’s Republic of China (MOHURD), and became the first major that has passed the professional assessment in Zhejiang University of Science and Technology, ZUST. In June 2012, Civil Engineering was funded as the key discipline by the Zhejiang Provincial Twelfth Five-Year Plan. In January 2013, the construction of academic master’s program of Civil Engineering passed the qualification check.

Civil Engineering discipline carries out international exchange and cooperation positively, broadens the international educational channels to enhance cooperation with oversea universities. So far,the partner universities are German Jade University of Applied Sciences, Georg Simon Ohm University of Applied Sciences Nuernberg, Coburg University of Applied Sciences, San Francisco State University, and France Cergy-Pontoise University and so on. The main programs include Civil Engineering International Program (San Francisco State University),Double Degree Program (Luebeck University of Applied Science), Sino-France Joint Program (Cergy-Pontoise University).

Main courses

Numerical computation technique; Elastic-plastic mechanics; Experimental technology in civil engineering; Advanced concrete structure; Tunnel Engineering; Advanced soil mechanics; Performance and test methods of cementitious materials; Advanced foundation engineering; Special soil and foundation treatment technology; Health monitoring technique in civil engineering structures; Computational structural mechanics; Theory of underground structural design; Theory and application of fiber composite materials; New technology of engineering composites; Soil dynamics and engineering application. /uploads/file/张云莲简历.doc

Major Specialties
Structural Engineering;
Geotechnical Engineering;
Bridge and Tunnel Engineering;

What are our alumni/graduates saying?

Saleh Naim Bajriy (Tanzanian)
Civil Engineering, Grade 2010
China, Hangzhou, ZUST are a perfect combination of beauty and like that.


2) Chemical Engineering and Technique

The major aims to cultivate cross-cultural application-oriented engineering technicians equipped with basic theoretical knowledge as well as practical skills in the field of chemical engineering and technology, techniques, design and discipline-crossing. These technicians are also equipped with entrepreneur spirit, marketing savvy, innovative capability and international outlook, who can well engage in production, technical design, new-product development and research, quality inspection, production techniques and operation management and so on.

Enrollment Advantage
Chemical Engineering and Technology is the provincial key subject.
Chemical Engineering and Technology has the authority to launch graduate program of first-level discipline.
Chemical Engineering and Technology is the provincial key constructive specialty and the national extraordinary constructive specialty.

Main courses
Advanced Chemical Separation Technology
Advanced Organic Synthesis Chemistry
Advanced Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics
Advanced Reaction Engineering
Advances in Chemical Science and Technology
Natural product chemistry
Biomass Resources Utilization
Process Design and Optimization
Advanced Biochemistry
Green Chemistry and Chemical Technology
Catalysis and Catalyst
Enzyme Engineering, ect.

Major Specialties
Chemical Engineering
Chemical Technique
Biological Chemical Engineering
Applied Chemistry
Industrial Catalysis

Graduation Orientation
The master graduate of this major has independently creative scientific research ability in Chemical Engineering discipline or related field ,mainly work on the field of Chemical Engineering and Technology design, research, education, management, investment and so on.
The master graduates can engage in teaching, scientific research design and technology management work in the institutions of Colleges and universities, scientific research and design institutes, enterprises units

What are our alumni/graduates saying?

Svenja Steinbach (Germany)
Motto: A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step. It was a wonderful experience to stay in ZUST. Nice teachers, kind classmates will be in my heart forever.


3) Intelligent Manufacturing and Control Engineering

The master's program of Intelligent Manufacturing and Control Engineering focuses on the area of intelligent equipment technology, manufacturing system informatization, intelligent sensing and control technology, aims to train high-quality and professionally international talents in control engineering and mechanical engineering for the international students.

Enrollment Advantage

Intelligent manufacturing and control engineering is set up based on the department of Automation and Electrical Engineering (AEE), which is one of the first specialties established in ZUST and now has four specialties: Electrical engineering and automation, Automation, Measurement & Control Technology and Instruments, Building electrical and Intelligent.
AEE is the key department of Sino German government level cooperation project. Electrical engineering and automation is the experimental majors of the “Excellent Engineers Education Training Plan” of China Ministry of Education.Automation is the provincial key constructive specialty of Zhejiang Province.Control theory and control engineering (Automation) is the provincial key constructive discipline of Zhejiang Province.Building electrical and intelligent is Featured Specialty of Zhejiang Province.

Main courses

Linear System Theory

Pattern Recognition

Signals and Systems

System Identification

Intelligent Control Technology

Modern Electric Drive and Control

Embedded System

Fundamentals of Mechanical Manufacturing Technology

Industrial Robot Technology

Photoelectric Detection Technology

Numerical Control Technology

The Principle and Application of Modern Sensor

Mechatronics Technology

Major Specialties

Mechanical Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Control Engineering

Robot Technology

Sensor Technology

Graduation Orientation

The master graduate of this major has independently creative scientific research ability in Intelligent Manufacturing and Control discipline or related field, mainly works on the field of Mechanical Engineering, Automation and Control Engineering, Robot design, research, development and so on.
The master graduate can engage in teaching, scientific research and technology management works in the institutions of university or enterprise.


4) Advanced Manufacturing and Informationation

The major is interdisciplinary discipline with mechanical engineering, computer science and technology, software engineering, and information and communication engineering. The discipline to cultivate highly sophisticated talents of advanced manufacturing and information technology aiming for scientific research and technical services, focus on the theory and applied technology research in digital design and manufacturing, computer intelligent detection technology and intellisense processing and computing based on information technology.

Enrollment Advantage

Main courses

Database Design and Realization

Transaction processing and DBS performance tuning

Advanced database technologies

Advanced Computer Architecture

Modern Computer Network

Parallel Processing

Theory and Technology of Information Storage

Computer System Design

Operating System Analysis and Designs

Mobile Network and Ubiquitous Computing

Computer System Performance Evaluation

Computability and Computational Complexity

Software Design and Development

Modern Information Retrieval

Major Specialties

Digital Design and Manufacturing

Computer intelligent detection technology

IntelliSense and Computing

Graduation Orientation

The master graduate of this major has independently creative scientific research ability in Computer Engineering discipline or related field, mainly work on the field of Computer Engineering and Technology design, research, education, management, investment and so on. The master graduates can engage in teaching, scientific research design and technology management work in the institutions of Colleges and universities, scientific research and design institutes, enterprises units.


5) Engineering Simulation calculation and statistic

This project is an academic degree master of the second disciplines approved by the state's independent setting, which is the cross discipline consisting of applied mathematics, computational science, financial and statistics, simulation technology, management decision-making, engineering economy, civil engineering and other fields.

The discipline is studying the applied mathematics problems with engineering background, studying of generic technology in the engineering technology or key technology. The theories and methods of these studies will be directly applied to the practical problems in the field of engineering.

This project adopts the English teaching and guidance. The training objective includes: students mastering firm basic theories and systems expertise, engaging in scientific research, teaching work or expertise work independently, using the model to solve practical problems of engineering and financial engineering, application of computer simulation and big data processing, applying project management statistical methods for engineering project risk forecast and control, and so on.

Enrollment Advantage

The rapid development of Chinese economic construction and the "the Belt and Road"strategy have led to the great demand of high-level engineering talents.Along with the modern engineering trending to ultra-large type development and the structure becoming complex, the research methods based on the classical through a large number of physical model test  to seek laws are no longer applicable today.The engineering construction and management have shown a trend of  internationalization,informationization and integration development. The increasing complexification and large scale of engineering construction put forward higher requirements for talents.

Modeling study, simulation test, data management, visual computing, risk control and management decisions have become its innovation means. Engineering theory study has towards to quantification, systematic and accurate direction. Because "Engineering simulation and statistics" discipline advantage just reflects the change and development trend,  the social demand of this discipline will present growth trend. Crossover high-level professional talents cultivation of engineering and mathematical has become the urgent needs of the sustainable development of each country.

The project is based on key construction disciplines of Zhejiang province and Zhejiang province first-class discipline with research institute and laboratory facilities. Scientific research ability and scientific research of the teachers team are on high level. Now we have an over 20-member team, including seven professors, and more than 10 Ph.D. with overseas study experience.

Main courses

Engineering Modeling and Simulation

Computer Simulation Technology

Numerical Calculation Method

Engineering Database

Advanced Statistical

Complex System Analysis and Application

Mathematical Finance

Project Investment

Engineering Economy

Risk Management and Control

Major Specialties

(1)The theory and application of Engineering mathematics. To study the mathematical model of engineering problems in Applied Mathematics, engineering mechanics, building physics and mathematical statistics with the direction. For example, engineering transportation and transportation allocation model, security network model, input output and decision model, risk control and countermeasure model, etc..

(2) The numerical calculation and Simulation of engineering. The direction including engineering calculation, numerical analysis, structural analysis and numerical simulation, numerical simulation, structure CAD and engineering design and construction process of data processing, visualization, engineering structure simulation experiment. The numerical simulation is realized on the computer, and has the advantage of repeatability. The application platform through numerical calculation and simulation technology for engineering design and theoretical analysis to provide visualization.

(3) Statistics and its application in engineering. The study of engineering economics, financial engineering, management statistics, etc., study the statistical model, statistical forecast, risk assessment and control of engineering management.

(4) Quantum information and quantum computing, which focuses research orientations on the following topics: efficient quantum algorithms, construction of quantum hardware and devices, quantum measurement and control, quantum communication and error correction, as well as quantum metrology.

(5) The study of micro- and nano- optics with research topics of design and fabrication of micro/nano optical devices, development and application of micro/nano systems, micro/nano optical printing and application.

Graduation Orientation

The working area of the talents is very wide, including civil engineering, traffic engineering, environmental engineering, hydraulic engineering, construction engineering, urban construction, project management, construction economy, the financial industry, securities investment and industry work. And also can be engaged in financial engineering, computer science, data analysis, computer simulation, project management, engineering economy, risk management, system engineering, economics, statistics, mathematical statistics, graphics, operational research in the fields of research and related work.


6) Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering", in Zhejiang University of Science and Technology is a key discipline listed in "Zhejiang Twelfth- five" program, founded at the establishment of the university. In 1990, it is classified as one of the first government-level Sino-German cooperation project.

Enrollment Advantage

The subject carries out research relying on  Province Key Laboratory of Food logistics, Hangzhou department of National Engineering Research Center for High Efficiency Grinding, two national engineering training center (National Construction Machinery Engineering Training Center and ZUST-APG Mechanism design, manufacturing and automatization  training center), the first Zhejiang Key Scientific and Technological Innovation Team of Modern Logistics and Safety Control of Agricultural Products (as one of the lead units) , member of Industry-Academy-Research Alliances in Haining (established with t Haining provincial High-tech Zone as a lead unit) and other disciplinary platforms.  We have formed distinct characteristics in the areas: modern logistics equipment manufacturing technology and systems integration, manufacturing technology of key parts in special vehicle, electromechanical numerical simulation and basic research system, reverse design and rapid manufacturing.

There are currently 4 secondary subjects and 2 independent secondary subjects: "Mechanical Manufacturing and Automation", "Mechanical and Electrical engineering", "Mechanical design and theory", "Vehicle Engineering", "Energy Equipment and Energy Saving Technology" and "Creative Design and Manufacture".

The main research directions: modern logistics equipment, ultra-precision processing and testing, mold design and manufacturing, intelligent transportation equipment and systems, electro-hydraulic control, automation equipment and systems, institutional innovation design theory and methods, mechanical and electrical equipment design technology, micro-nano systems design theory and methods, vehicle detection and vibration, modern design theory and methods of vehicles, new energy vehicle technology, automotive parts manufacturing automation technology, enhanced heat transfer equipment and low-pollution combustion technology, new energy equipment and technology, non-conventional energy equipment and basic theories research.

Main courses

Modern Testing Technology

Modern Control Engineering

Advanced Manufacturing Technology

Logistics Equipment

Mechatronics Control System Design

Vehicle Dynamics

Advanced Combustion