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Shanghai University of Finance and Economics

  • Category Public University
  • Attribute 211, 985, World-class discipline universities
  • City Shanghai
  • Preponderant Discipline

    Economics, Management Science, etc…

  • Key Majors

    Finance, Business Management, Finance

  • Total Students 15,159
  • International Students /
  • Program Taught in English

    Business Management, Economic Law, Finance

  • Monthly Living Cost(RMB) 1650
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Shanghai University of Finance and Economics general information

Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, located in Shanghai, is a key research-oriented university directly under the Ministry of Education of the People's Republic of China, focusing on economics and management disciplines, with coordinated development of economics, management, law, literature, science, philosophy and other disciplines. "Double First-Class", "211 Project", "985 Project Advantage Discipline Innovation Platform". Shanghai University of Finance and Economics originated from the business department founded by Nanjing Higher Normal School in 1917. In 1921, the school moved to Shanghai to create Shanghai University of Commerce. In 1932, the school was established independently and named as National Shanghai Business School. In 1950, the school changed its name to Shanghai Institute of Finance and Economics. In 1985, the school changed its name to Shanghai University of Finance and Economics. The school has three campuses, covering an area of 826 acres; 1,043 full-time teachers; 20,419 students of various types, including 15,159 full-time students; 8,041 undergraduates, 6,053 master students, 1,166 doctoral students, and 826 international students with academic degrees.

Shanghai University of Finance and Economics education

Shanghai University of Finance and Economics has graduate schools, business schools, accounting schools, finance schools, economics schools, law schools, public economics and management schools, humanities schools, information management and engineering schools, foreign language schools, statistics and management schools, mathematics schools, etc. 11 a professional college. The school has a total of 17 first-level disciplines, involving philosophy, economics, law, literature, history, science, engineering, and management 8 disciplines; it has 4 national key disciplines (second-level disciplines, including cultivating 1), finance There are 4 key disciplines (second-level disciplines) of the Ministry of Education, 6 Shanghai key disciplines (second-level disciplines), 2 Shanghai first-class disciplines (category A), 4 Shanghai first-class disciplines (category B), and 2 Shanghai university peak disciplines There are 7 post-doctoral research stations, 9 first-level discipline doctoral degree authorization points, 16 first-level discipline master's degree authorization points, and 13 professional master's degree points. It has the national "predominant discipline innovation platform"-economics innovation platform and 2 discipline innovation and intelligence introduction bases in colleges and universities.

Shanghai University of Finance and Economics International Exchange and Cooperation

Shanghai University of Finance and Economics’ education for international students in China can be traced back to 1964. The school welcomed two foreign students from Vietnam for the first time. After the school was re-opened, the Department of Economics and Foreign Languages accepted foreign students to learn Chinese in 1993. In April 1999, the International Students Office was established as the school's department specializing in the education and management of international students, and later changed to the "International Students Department". In October 2001, the School of International Cultural Exchange was established, which is mainly responsible for recruiting foreign students with various government scholarships and self-funded students overseas. The purpose of the school is to be in line with international standards and keep pace with the times. It has a complete teaching system for international students at different levels, including doctoral students, master students, undergraduate students, advanced students, language students, etc., and establishes different levels according to the needs of international students at different levels. International student programs, including business Chinese programs, undergraduate programs, master and doctoral programs, preparatory programs, all-English programs, short-term programs, etc.

Our school attaches great importance to the education of international students in China, actively serves the national strategy, is people-oriented, takes advantage of the situation, and integrates innovation. Since 2008, the two-level management system for international students in China has been comprehensively promoted to promote the exchange and integration of international students in China and local Chinese students. Actively improve the quality of education and training for international students in China, and set up academic scholarships to encourage international students who study hard and have excellent grades. In addition to schoolwork, international students in China are actively encouraged to leave the classroom and integrate into the campus and society. International students in our school actively participate in various cultural and sports activities and competitions at all levels, and actively participate in social welfare undertakings, which not only shows the style of international students in our school, but also expands The influence of the education of international students in our school.

By the end of 2015, the total number of international students in our school was 2892, including 693 undergraduates, 248 master students, 33 doctoral students, and 1918 non-degree students. Management, law, literature, science and other fields. In the whole year of 2015, the total number of short-term students in our school reached 1,029, which continued to maintain a growth trend.