USTB boasts a faculty that adheres to a strict code of academic conduct and ethics, insists on educating students with high ideals, good morality, and acting as a role model for students to inspire innovation, develop good character, dedicate themselves to knowledge, and support the nation. In recent years, USTB has vigorously implemented the strategy of strengthening its academic competence with talented experts specializing in a variety of fields from both home and abroad. Meantime, it has been constantly strengthening the ideological and political work of the teachers and of their ethics. We strive to build a high-level faculty based upon academic excellence and innovative professional work, with a solid structure and high vitality.
USTB has often been referred to as the “cradle of iron and steel engineers”, due to the number of of graduates in those fields that have gone on to see great success in their careers. The university is most pleased by the number of number of distinguished alumni that have joined the illustrious Chinese Academy of Engineering and Chinese Academy of Sciences as honored Academicians.