Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications


Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications (CQUPT) is designated low risk.

CQUPT is involved in research on wireless network engineering and testing, next-generation wideband wireless communication, computer networking and information security, intelligent information processing, advanced manufacturing, micro-electronics and specialized chip design. It ranks among the top 100 universities in China for science and technology.

The university is supervised by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology and the Chongqing Municipal Government. It holds secret-level security credentials, allowing it to participate in classified defence technology projects.

Defence and security links Ministry of Public Security’s 3rd Research Institute has supported joint research projects between Zhongxing Telecommunications Corporation (ZTE) and Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications. Additionally, the university is home to the national-level scientific research base, the National 3G Civil-Military Terminal Equipment Mobilization Center/National Broadband Mobile Communication Civil-Military Terminal Mobilization Center (国家“3G军民结合终端设备动员中心”/国家宽带移动通信军民结合终端动员中心移动通信终端与网络控制国家地方联合工程研究中心).;

Noteworthy international collaborations

CQUPT has exchange, collaboration and joint-degree programs with dozens of universities in countries such as the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Germany, France and Russia. The university also collaborates with institutions in Italy, Japan, Korea and Singapore on exchange programs, short-courses, internships and other programs. An English list of CQUPT’s international partners can be found here.

Last updated 25 November 2019. Unclear about any wording? Visit the terminology page.