According to the latest data published by the Essential Science Indicators (ESI) on January 9th, 2020, the Computer Science Discipline of CQUPT has entered the top 1% of the world’s ESI International disciplines for the first time, which marks that the Computer Science Discipline of our university has entered the rank of high-level disciplines in the world. Up to now, Engineering and Computer Science Disciplines of our university have entered the top 1% of ESI international rankings.
There are 481 global institutions in the top 1% of ESI this time, of which there are 73 institutions in Mainland China and 3 universities in Chongqing. CQUPT is one of them, ranking the 465th. In this statistical year of ESI data, there are 624 SCI papers published by CQUPT, with a total citation of 3,949 and an average citation of 6.33. Of them, 18 papers are selected into high cited papers, 14 of which are at the forefront of research and 1 is a hot topic.
CQUPT adheres to independent innovation and open education, constantly deepening industry-university-research cooperation, and upgrading the level of international education. Based on the information industry, CQUPT actively serves the local economic and social development, constantly explores a new mode of combination of production, learning and research, and strives to build an open platform for running schools. CQUPT will adhere to scientific development, highlight school running characteristics, promote reform and innovation, expand open cooperation, enhance connotation promotion, strive to build an important base for information technology innovation and high-level talent training in Western China, and build Chongqing into an “experimental site, talent highland and technology highland for big data intelligence”. We will strive to achieve the goal of building a distinctive, open and high-level teaching and research university, and make new and greater contributions to the development of China's information industry and local economic and social development.