Guangxi University of Science and Technology, under the direct jurisdiction of the government of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, is a comprehensive research university offering programs in nine areas - engineering, management, science, medicine, economics, philosophy, law, art .etc, with a major emphasis on engineering.
Guangxi University of Science and Technology is located in Liuzhou City, the cradle of Ancient Humans called Liujiang man in southern China, the pillar of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, as well as the second largest city in Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. Today, Liuzhou has been a noted city with ecological and livable civic environment, excellent tourism, and rich historical and cultural resources. It has also been a well-known industrial city in southwest China and the industrial center of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, whose share of gross industrial output value takes up almost a quarter of the total industrial output in Guangxi. The total industrial output exceeded 4000 million CNY in 2013, especially the booming automobile industry. Liuzhou is the vehicle production base of SAIC, FAW, DFAC, CNHTC, which are the premier automotive groups in China, and
Guangxi University of Science and Technology has 3 campuses, Donghuan Campus, Liushi Campus and Liudong Campus (under construction), covering almost 313 hectares of land. GXUST has current enrollment of about 27,000 full-time students, including undergraduate students, college students, graduate students and international students. It includes 20 schools, 19 research centers, 2 affiliated teaching hospitals and 79 majors in total. GXUST has 1400 full-time teachers, including the experts who enjoy the State Council Allowance, the doctoral supervisors, local experts of Guangxi, recipients of “Ba Gui” teaching award, scientific and technological talents who made prominent contributions, distinguished young and middle-aged academic leaders among the universities in Guangxi, teaching masters and excellent instructors in universities in Guangxi, experts who made significant contributions to Liuzhou and so on.
GXUST carries on the strategy of “Strengthening the university with high teaching quality and outstanding features”. Depending on the board system established by Liuzhou Municipal Government and large enterprises and institutions in Liuzhou, GXUST achieves the harmony of the school and Liuzhou City, and build close connections with production, science research and teaching, creating a distinguished schooling feature of “forming integration of school and city, and cooperation between school and enterprise”, which has stepped up to a new start of the higher education development in Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region.