After the approval by the Ministry of Education in April 2013, Guangxi Institute of Technology merged with Guangxi Medical College and received University designation, becoming Guangxi province’s only University with an integrated teaching hospital.
In 2013, GXUST became a Doctorate awarded project construction institution, as well as offer nine professional disciplines covering engineering, management, science, medicine, economics, literature, law, arts, and education, with an emphasis on engineering. GXUST employs more than 1,400 full-time teachers, and enrolls more than 25,000 full-time undergraduates 、graduate students and overseas students.
Guangxi University of Science and Technology has been committed to offer quality education to overseas students. Authorized by the Confucius Institute Headquarters (Hanban), GXUST is an examination center for the Online Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK) and Spoken Chinese proficiency test (HSKK). Scholarships are available to international students via the Guangxi government ASEAN scholarship, or Guangxi University of Technology Scholarship.