2023 International Training Course On CNC Technologies For Developing Countries

Background of International Training Course

Nowadays, numerical control technology is constantly developing towards the trend of digitization, networking, and intelligence. Many “Belt and Road” countries and developing countries are actively developing manufacturing to benefit the people. With the strong support of the Ministry of Science and Technology of China, HuazhongCNC undertakes an international training course on CNC technology, which aims to promote China and the developing countries to exchange advanced technologies, development trends, and directions in CNC technology. Numerical control technology training courses are of great significance for in-depth international scientific and technological cooperation and promotion. Just as before, this International Training Workshop on CNC Technologies for Developing Countries has been highly valued by the Ministry of Science and Technology of China, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, and HuazhongCNC.

2021 International Training Course

On 1st, November 2021, the opening ceremony of the “2021 International Training Course on CNC Technology for Developing Countries” which is sponsored by the Ministry of Science and Technology of China and jointly undertaken by the School of Mechanical Science and Engineering of HUST (Huazhong University of Science and Technology) and Wuhan Huazhong Numerical Control Co., Ltd. was successfully held in HUST, Wuhan, China. Since 2004, this is the 5th time that HuazhongCNC has undertaken the CNC technology training course for developing countries, sponsored by the Ministry of Science and Technology of China. This International Training Workshop on CNC Technologies for developing countries has enrolled more than 80 students from 16 countries in Southeast Asia, the Americas, Eastern Europe, and Africa. Students from many countries such as Malaysia, Pakistan, Russia, Nigeria, and South Africa simultaneously participated in this opening ceremony.

2021 International Training Course

The 2023 International Training Course will be held on 1st – 28th Nov. 2023

The objective of this training

The “International Training Workshop on CNC Technologies” is aimed at training professional and technical personnel in the CNC industries from developing countries. The trainees will learn the advanced technologies and frontiers in the field of CNC. This workshop will help developing countries to facilitate the industrialization of CNC and robotics, promote international exchange, cooperation, and talent training between China and other developing countries, and achieve the goal of mutual benefit and win-win situation.

Training methods and contents

The workshop consists of four parts: lectures, cloud visits, remote practical training, and group discussion, which pure online elaborates the principles and development trends of CNC technology, practices the operation, programming, and processing of CNC systems, acquaints trainees with the characteristics and advantages of Chinese CNC products, explains the related technologies of CNC systems, and the basic knowledge of intelligent manufacturing and industrial robots, and provides opportunities to operate simple robots. In addition, trainees will visit Wuhan Huazhong Numerical Control Co., Ltd., National Innovation Institute of Digital Design and Manufacturing, and other institutions, and learn traditional cultures such as Chinese calligraphy, martial arts, Chinese and paper cutting.

Application and admission

Application and admission of 2023 International Training Course
Application and admission of 2023 International Training Course

1. Log in on the website of the Ministry of Science and Technology of P. R. China (https://mostitp.cistc.gov.cn/student_login.aspx), enter the trainee enrollment center, input personal information as required (as shown in Figures 1 and 2), and upload a photo (less than 1M) taken recently.

2. It’s required that trainees complete the online application before Oct. 15, 2023, and email the following materials to HCNC at hcnc@huazhongcnc.com

a. Application Form;

b. Information Form;

c. Recommendation Letter, must be officially signed and sealed by the employer, any personal references are considered to be invalid;

d. Scanned copy of passport (if it is not your first visit to China, please scan your previous entry visa(s) to China and entry/exit records);

e. Scanned copy of your employer’s Business License;

f. Certificate of employment or any documents that can prove you are working for the employer.

3. Accepted applicants are required to email their reports on the CNC technology development situation in their own countries to hcnc@huazhongcnc.com before Oct. 15, 2023.

4. HCNC will review the application materials and then submit them to the Ministry of Science and Technology of P. R. China. Admission Notices will be issued to the accepted applicants.

Requirements for trainees

  1. Engineers, technicians, researchers, enterprise administrators, and government officials from developing countries.
  2. Working experience in mechanical, electrical, or automation-related industries.
  3. Have a good command of English listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills.
  4. Familiar with the CNC technology development situation of the trainee’s country and provide a report on this issue.
  5. Complying with the laws and regulations of P. R. China respects Chinese traditional customs during its stay in China and abides by the rules of network learning.
  6. Trainees who complete all the study requirements of the training program will be recommended by HUST if apply for further Master’s degree programs at HUST.


An admission Notice is required for online registration of the training system from the 23rd to the 27th of October, international student ID will be issued then.

Contact information

Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Tel: +86 15802787750

E-mail: hcnc@huazhongcnc.com

Contacts: Ms. Chen Na

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Profile of Wuhan Huazhong Numerical Control Co., Ltd

Wuhan Huazhong Numerical Control Co Ltd

Wuhan Huazhong Numerical Control Co., Ltd., established in 1994, is a research and industrialization base of Chinese medium and high-grade CNC systems. We are the first listed company in the Chinese CNC system industry and one of the first 91 “innovative enterprises”. Our company takes CNC controllers, drivers, servo motors, and other key CNC technologies as the core, which are used in three application fields CNC machine tools, industrial robots intelligent manufacturing, and new energy vehicles.

Our company has close research cooperation with Huazhong University of Science and Technology. Our company aims to equip Chinese machines with Chinese CNC controllers and improve the intelligence level of the Chinese manufacturing industry. Through the breakthrough of key technologies, we have successfully developed a series of high-performance CNC systems. We have overcome the key technologies of high-performance CNC systems, such as highly reliable and complete open platform, high-speed, high-precision, multi-axis linkage control technology, networked and intelligent technology based on the association of big data in the command domain, which is the most used high-performance CNC system made in China. Our company has the ability to produce 30,000 sets of high-performance CNC systems and 300,000 sets of servo motors annually.

As an indispensable force in China’s CNC technology and intelligent manufacturing, our company is perfecting the “CNC generation” and developing the “intelligent generation” to lead the transformation and upgrading of China’s manufacturing industry.

Profile of Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST) is a comprehensive research university located in Wuhan, China, under the direct supervision of the Ministry of Education. It is a participant university of the former “985” Project in China, and also one of the first universities approved under the national “Double First-Class” Initiative, China’s “Excellence Initiative” for institutions of higher education. HUST ranks top 10 in China and the top 200 in the world. Located in Wuhan, the campus, also known as “University in the Forest”, covers an area of over 460 hectares. HUST is devoted to the fusion of humanistic and scientific education and is dedicated to nurturing well-rounded individuals

HUST has 51 schools and departments, covering 11 subject areas: philosophy, economics, law, education, literature, science, engineering, medicine, management arts, and interdisciplinary, offering a variety of degree programs, including 112 undergraduate programs, 48 first-level disciplines authorized for master’s degrees, 46 first-level disciplines authorized for doctor’s degrees, and 39 post-doctoral research stations.

In the fourth round of the Discipline Assessment of the Ministry of Education, four disciplines namely, Mechanical Engineering, Optical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Public Health, and Preventive Medicine, ranked in the top 1 (A+) among their counterparts in China.

Profile of Mechanical Science and Engineering Academy(MSE)

Mechanical Science and Engineering Academy(MSE)

Mechanical Science and Engineering Academy (MSE) of HUST ranks among the best mechanical schools in China and is among 1st class mechanical engineering disciplines of the world. In the fourth round and the latest round of discipline evaluation of MOE, MSE mechanical engineering has both achieved leading results. In 2020, the ESI of engineering discipline ranks top 1‱ of the world.

For seventy years, the School has been keeping in line with national strategies, and growing along with the dream of thriving China. The School developed the first vertical horizontal machining centers in China, the first whole-body gamma knife of the world, and has received a number of honors including the University Leading Prize from the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) and 1st class State Science and Technology Progress Award, etc. Here, there are a large number of academic giants in mechanical engineering, including 2 Academicians of the Chinese Academy of Sciences 4 Academicians of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, and 29 well-known experts. We’ve established 8 national best research platforms and 6 national best teaching platforms.

In our teaching process, we will not only teach students related knowledge but let them master the latest science and technology and get familiar with the forefront information of each subject, fully stimulating their enthusiasm and creativity. We emphasize improving students’ ability in both theory and practice and encourage students to solve challenging engineering problems. The teachers and students establish a social reputation of “HUST is your first choice of studying”. For years, the School has cultivated a large number of elites. We warmly welcome you to join us.