Wuhan University of Technology [WUT], established on May 27th, 2000, is a key institution of higher education under the direct administration of China Ministry of Education. WUT is now included among the State 211 Project.
Wuhan has a long history. Situated in the center of China's hinterland, Wuhan has a good transport network composed of railways, highways and air routes linking the city to all other large and medium sized cities in the country. The city's ancient Panlong town has a history over 3500 years. Wuhan has become one of China's four economic centers only second to Shanghai