Founded 1919 as Gansu Provincial Polytechnic School. Renamed Gansu University of Technology 1958. Placed under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Machine Building Industry and the Provincial Government 1998. Acquired present status and title 2003.
Accreditation: Ministry of Machine Building Industry
- Academic year: September to July (September-January, March-July)
- Requirements: Graduation from senior middle school and entrance examination