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Top 100 Chinese Colleges & Universities in Patent Strength Rankings Released: KUST Ranks No. 28

Recently, at the 2019 Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area Intellectual Property Exchange Expo, the top 100 Chinese colleges and universities with the high patent strength status were officially released, and KUST ranked the 28th.



KUST has attached great importance to intellectual property and implemented the national intellectual property strategies by improving the intellectual property management and operation system from policy-making, institutional construction, and standard management process. The quality of patents and the number of grants have been steadily improved, thus enhancing the core competitiveness of the university, supporting the innovation-driven development strategy and the innovation-oriented development of Yunnan Province, and serving the regional economy more effectively.


The rankings targeted the colleges and universities in Chinese Mainland. The statistics were obtained from the “Patent Evaluation Software” of the HIPEX Patent Evaluation Alliance and the evaluation indicators mainly include invention patents, patents for utility model and appearance design patents.



Translated by: LANG Yawen, Faculty of Foreign Languages and Cultures

Edited by: WANG Ying, School of International Education

Issued by: Division of Overseas Cooperation (English)

Source: Faculty of Life Science and Technology (Chinese) 

Edited by: KUST News Center (Chinese)