u In Apr. 1949, it was established as the School of Engineering of Dalian University.
u In Jul. 1950, it was separated from Dalian University as Dalian Institute of Technology.
u In Oct. 1960, it was listed as a national key university directely under the Ministry of Education.
u In Feb. 1978, it was reclassified as a national key university directely under the Ministry of Education.
u In Apr. 1986, it established its Graduate School.
u In Mar. 1988,it was renamed as Dalian University of Technology
u In Sep. 1995, it concluded its assessment of its Campus Civilization Construction
u In Jan. 1996, it passed the preparatory examination of “the Project 211”
u In Oct. 2002, the Ministry of Education assessed the feasibility “the Project 211” of its “Tenth Five-Year Plan”.
u In 2004, it implemented the second period construction of “the 985 Project”
u In 2005, it was co-sponsored by Liaoning Province and Dalian City.
u In Jan. 2006, China Business Executives Academy, Dalian was founded.
u In Mar. 2008, DUT convened the 14th Seminar of Undergraduate Education