Xi’an University of Science and Technology lies in Xi’an, a world-famous city with numerous ancient and historical sites and remains. Its head campus stands blocks away from the Big Wild Goose Pagoda, which is well-known both at home and abroad and its newly built Lintong campus close to another popular tourist resort Huaqing Hot Springs. And it has been regarded as the Model University and Garden Campus respectively by Shaanxi provincial CPC Committee and Shaanxi provincial government and the Xi’an municipal government.
The university has a long history as far back as to two origins: the Mining and Metallurgy division formed in 1895, of the Engineering College of Beiyang University, and the Mining and Metallurgy Department set up in 1938, of the National North-west Engineering College. Xi’an Mining institute, affiliated to Ministry of Coal Industry, was established on September 15, 1958, based on part of the faculty and the facilities of the Mining Department, the Geology Department and the Basic Course Division. In August 1998, the State Council detached the institute ..View more