2019 Q1 Chengdu University, Institution, Enterprise and Local Innovation Vitality List Unveiled
On April 23, 2019, the Chengdu Municipal Bureau of Science and Technology released its 2019 Q1 Chengdu University, Institution, Enterprise and Local Innovation Vitality List. The University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC), Nuclear Power Institute of China (NPIC), Pangang Group Research Institute Co., Ltd. and the Chengdu Hi-tech Industrial Development Zone were respectively ranked as the top Chengdu institution of higher education, scientific research institute, enterprise and district (city) or county for the number of authorized invention patents. Of the higher education institutions in the list for both authorized invention patents and output value in trade in technology, four universities are "2+6" "double top-notch" institutions of higher education from Chengdu. Between January and March 2019, Chengdu recorded trade in technology amounting to RMB21.13 billion, a surge of 126.84% compared to the same period last year.