North China University of Science and Technology

华北理工大学

North China University of Science and Technology (NCST) is designated low risk for its low level of defence research.

NCST was founded in 2010 and focuses on metallurgy and materials science.http://www.ncst.edu.cn/col/1511411853275/index.html ; http://xkjsc.ncst.edu.cn/col/1530516851459/2014/12/01/1417396709844.html The university engages in growing levels of defence research since coming under the supervision of defence industry agency SASTIND in 2013.https://web.archive.org/web/20170719030633/http://hebei.ifeng.com/a/20170717/5826089_0.shtml

‘Military-use critical materials’ has been designated as a key defence research area at NCST.https://web.archive.org/web/20190807042306/http://www.jiaoyutimes.com/daxue/2017-03-29/4339.html ; http://yjxy.ncst.edu.cn/col/1423045722701/index.html

Designated defence research areas

Noteworthy international collaborations

In 2014, NCST set up a Confucius Institute in Hungary which was the first such institute focussed on traditional Chinese medicine in central and eastern Europe.https://web.archive.org/web/20190807040735/http://www.ncst.edu.cn/col/1511411853275/index.html ; https://web.archive.org/web/20191115223716/http://www.hanban.org/confuciousinstitutes/node_44623_6.htm NCST and Germany’s Heidelberg University of Applied Science jointly offer degree programs in electrical engineering and automation as well as machine manufacturing and automation.https://web.archive.org/web/20170822085704/http://hzbx.ncst.edu.cn/col/1492764698873/2017/05/03/1493386342199.html ; https://web.archive.org/web/20190807040735/http://www.ncst.edu.cn/col/1511411853275/index.html

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