Southwest University of Science and Technology(SWUST) is located in Mianyang, the only Science and Technology City in China. The city is surrounded by green mountains with the beautiful Fu River running through. Endowed with a magical land that has produced numerous talents. Mianyang is the hometown of Da Yu, a famous ancient emperor and Li Bai, an eminent poet of Tang Dynasty. Since its establishment, SWUST has undergone several relocations and witnessed an extraordinary process of startup, development and accomplishment. The university has always been committed to the educational conception of “Education, Morality, Rationality, Openness and Excellence” and the educational philosophy of "Quality as Essence, Talent as Pillar, Distinction as Foundation and Harmony as Booster". Step by step, we have formed the spirit of “Work Arduously, Strive for Innovation” and the motto of “Virtue, Erudition, Perseverance and Innovation”. Seizing the historic opportunities of the “China Western Development” and Construction of Mianyang as a Science and Technology City. SWUST embraces new dynamics. It is one of the 14 universities for priority development in West China, a pilot university for modern distance education, and an institution of higher education co-constructed by the Peoples' Government of Sichuan, Ministry of Education, and State Administration of Science and Technology and Industry for National Defense. The National University Park of Science and Technology is located within SWUST campus. The university is authorized to confer doctoral degrees and qualified to accept and educate international students. The university is awarded the National Civilized Unit.
“A pearl shining over southwestern China and a new start enlightening the path ahead”. On the road to further development, SWUST is committed to the Scientific Outlook on Development to guide its overall growth, and to deepen its reform comprehensively. We will stick to inner construction and unremitting self-improvement, seek truth and practicality, stay united, gather strength, and forge ahead in an effort to improve the governance capability and quality of education. Let’s strive to build SWUST into a teaching and research university with distinct features！