The University of Science and Technology Liaoning (USTL) was established in 1948 and was one of China’s earliest metallurgical higher institutions. The university has developed into a national comprehensive university with a main focus on technology. It offers a variety of programs and subjects covering technology, science, economics, liberal arts, and law. There are currently 22558 full time undergraduate students, more than 1000 postgraduate students, and 1041 faculty members in 18 colleges and faculties. The university offers 45 undergraduate programs, 47 of which also have master’s or doctoral degree authorization. Many majors also have the authorization to confer degrees at the equivalent educational level to master’s degrees. The university has 12 provincial level key subjects and 8 provincial level key laboratories. Its strength lies in polytechnic education, and it continues to develop its overall construction and curriculum development.