Since the reform and opening up initiative was adopted, by seizing the historic opportunity brought by such strategies as “rejuvenating our country through science and education” and “strengthen the nation with trained personnel”, as well as such projects as “Project 985” and “Project 211” implemented at the national level, LZU has enhanced its standard across the board guided by the principle of liberating the minds and driven by reform and opening up.
Entered the rank of first-class university program
Became a university directly under central government
Among the first patch of university entering “Project 211”
Identified as national key university
National Lanzhou University
Sun Yat-sen University of Lanzhou
Gansu Law and Politics School