SXAU currently has 1349 full-time teachers, 1938 full-time researchers among whom there are 813 Ph.D. and postgraduate supervisors. There are over 27,000 full-time students. Among them, there are 23,948 undergraduate students and 3602 master and doctoral students. Since its establishment, SXAU cultivated more than 150,000 talents of various types among whom 7 have become academicians of Chinese Academy of Sciences and Chinese Academy of Engineering; they have made significant contributions to the economic and social development of Shanxi and the whole country.