The campus occupies 200 hectares, and the total building area comprises . The libraries consist of 2,000,000 volumes.
CTGU is a comprehensive university established on June 29, 2000 after the merger of the University of Hydraulic and Electric Engineering at Yichang, Hubei Sanxia University, and a medical college founded in 1923.
Colleges and Faculties
CTGU consists of 20 teaching units.
College of Civil & Hydroelectric Engineering
College of Mechanical & Material Engineering
College of Electrical Engineering & Information Technology