Qilu University of Technology （Shandong Academy of Sciences）(QLUT) was founded in 1948, located in Jinan, a historical and cultural city known as the City of Springs.It is the first batch of bachelor’s degree-granting units of the Country and a master’s degree-granting unit, which is recognized by the mainstream mass media as“The Top Ten Most Reputable Universities” in Shandong Province and “The Most Competitive University In Student Employment”.
Covering an area of approximately 617 acres, QLUT has four campuses located in Jinan and Heze city. It is well equipped with basic and advanced teaching and research facilities which is worth 10.5 billion, about 5 millions books, hard copy or electric as well as modern laboratories, training bases, sports venue, dormitories, canteens and internet accesses covering all the university area.
QLUT now has more than 3,000 full-time teachers and scientific researchers, among which there are over 1,100 Professors and associate professors and 37 doctoral student supervisors and 570 master student supervisors.There are 20 schools at QLUT including School of Mechanical and Automotive Engineering, School of Electrical Engineering and Automation, School of Paper-making and Plant Resources Engineering, School of Leather Chemistry and Engineering, School of Food Science and Engineering, School of Biological Engineering, School of Environmental Science and Engineering, School of Business Administration, School of Art, etc... And there are 12 R&D institutes including Oceanographic Instrumentation Institute, Laser Research Institute, Computing Center , Analysis and Test Center, Automation Research Institute, Energy Research Institute, New Material Research Institute, Biology Research Institute, Institute for Development Strategy of Science and Technology, Information Research Institute, Sino-Japanese Friendly Bio-technology Research Institute, and New and Hi-tech Industrial Base (Mid-experimentation). The key research fields cover information technology, bio-engineering technology, new materials, new energy & energy-saving technology, automation technology, laser technology, intelligent instrument, analysis and test, fine chemicals and soft science, etc.
In recent year, our university has been responsible for carrying out 408 state-level scientific research programs, 1111 provincial-level scientific research programs. The annual scientific fees have reached 468 million and we have won 5 National Scientific Awards, 130 Provincial Scientific Awards. Our university has also been active in university-industry cooperation and been recognized as A Model Institution for National Technology Transfer and An Outstanding Institution for University-Industry Cooperation of Shandong Province.
QLUT is a comprehensive university with multi-disciplinary subject areas including Engineering, Science, Liberal Arts, Economics, Management, Law, Medicine and Art. It has 73 undergraduate majors and 14authorized first class master's degree granting centers. The total population of full time students is 30,000.
QLUT insists on the opening up policy and internationalization. Having been gradually strengthened the exchange and cooperation with high-level international universities, scientific research institutes, large and medium-sized enterprises from over 40 countries, such as the United States,South Korea, Germany, Australia, French, New Zealand, Finland, Ukraine, etc... The cooperation fields include Cooperative Education, Teacher Exchange, Student Exchange, credit transfer, dual-degree joint cooperation, overseas training and Cooperative Research.It has two Joint-run programs with Germany and New Zealand, an IELTS Test Center and holding the “International Beer and Beverage Brewing Technology Seminar”every two years. There are 33 state and provincial international cooperation or research centers with more than 30 long term foreign experts working on the campus.
The development objective of QLUT is: Building QLUT into a first-level Comprehensive Technological University with international influence. Within ten years，the disciplines like light industry, food, material, mechanics and electronics at QLUT will be ranked the first-class in China and advanced in the world.
Qilu University of Technology(Shandong Academy of Sciences), in pursuit of excellence with a pioneering spirit, is now opening her arms to welcome the equally excellent students,scholars, universities and enterprises to join us in unfolding a new and more bright future together.