Introduction of Hebei University of Science and Technology
Hebei University of Science and Technology (HEBUST) was founded in 1996 by incorporating former Hebei Institute of Chemical Technology and Light Industry, Hebei Institute of Mechano-Electric Engineering and Hebei Textile Staff & Workers University. It is one of the key multidiscipline universities of Hebei and the demonstration school of College English Teaching Reform of the Ministry of Education. Hebei University of Science and Technology covers an area of 1,653,000 square meters, of which 853,000 sq.ms. is the building section with graceful and comfortable campus surroundings, advanced teaching equipment and perfect teaching effect.
Hebei University of Science and Technology takes on the Chinese Training Course for foreign officers and students. It has accepted students who come from South Korea, Japan, Canada, Britain, the US, France, Germany, Greece, Cameroon, Ghana, and some other countries to study Chinese and relevant majors. The teaching of Chinese as a foreign language in the university is very normative: reasonable curriculum, flexible teaching methods, and the Colorful extracurricular activities, which is very popular with foreign students. In The Third Chinese Skills Contest for Foreign Teachers and Students in Hebei province, the student Patrick from Cameroon achieved first prize in speech and second prize in performance.
The university is located in Shijiazhuang, capital of Hebei province, which is the center of politics, economy, technology, finance, culture and information in Hebei province. Shijiazhuang is the transportation hub of Chinese rail-way and superhighway only 280KM south to Beijing, the capital city of P.R.C., so the transportation is very convenient. There are many humanity landscapes and natural sceneries around the city, and Chinese mandarin is the normal communication language in the city. With the excellent language learning environment of normal Chinese mandarin, the comfortable study environment, the outstanding staffs and the normative management system, the Chinese and relevant majors’ study can be guaranteed.