Huazhong Agricultural University

Huazhong Agricultural University (Chinese华中农业大学, also known as Central China Agricultural University, HZAU/HAU) is a multi-disciplinary comprehensive university in Wuhan, giving priority to agriculture, characterized by life sciences and supplemented by the combination of agriculture, basic sciences, engineeringliberal artslaw, economic trade, and management. HAU, one of the first groups of universities in China which are authorized to confer Ph.D. and M.A. degrees, has produced the new China’s first doctor majoring in agronomy. Firmly adhering to the two central tasks like teaching and scientific research, HAU maintains its management by levels and flexible forms. As far as education quality and academic level, HAU ranks first among the agricultural universities in China. In addition, it has been converted into a nationally important base for training senior special agricultural personnel and developing agricultural science and technology. It is a Chinese state Double First Class University Plan university, identified by the Ministry of Education.

University rankings
Chinese University Rankings
China alumni network 2014 Chinese University Rankings 44
Discipline rankings of Chinese Universities by MOE
Biology 5
Crop science 2
Horticulture 1
Agricultural resources and environment 4
Plant protection 5
Animal science 2
Veterinary medicine 2
Aquaculture 3
Food science and engineering 8