The School of Manufacturing Science and Engineering is one of the largest and the most comprehensive schools in Sichuan University, with a history for more than 60 years. The School has four departments, twelve research institutes, a national experimental teaching demonstration center, three provincial key laboratories, and a university center.
There are about 3000 students in the School of Manufacturing Science and Engineering. The annually recruitment for undergraduate students is about 600. The annually recruitment for graduate students is about 200.
The School of Manufacturing Science and Engineering has a state key discipline and a provincial key discipline, they respectively are materials science and engineering, mechanical manufacturing and automation.