College of Economics was established in May 1997, consisting of the old Department of Economics, Department of International Finance & Trade, and the Research Center for Economy of Special Economic Zone(SEZ), Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau. Department of Economics was Economic Management Department when the University was founded in 1983, then Economic Management Department divided into Department of Economics and Department of Management in 1985, and in 1987 International Trade program was separated from Department of Economics.
College of Economics is the largest school in the University. It offers 5 undergraduate programs: Economics, Finance, International Economics and Trade, Transportations Economics and Logistics, Risk Management and Insurance. It also has nine research institutes named Regional Economics Research Institute, Industrial Economics Research Center, Transportations Economics Research Institute, Risk Management Research Institute, International Economics Research Institute, International Finance Research Institute, WTO Research Center, Logistics Research Institute, Statistics Research Institute, Risk Economics Research Institute. Meanwhile, the college has administration and teaching assistance organizations, such as College Office, Educational Administration Office, Student Office, Information Office, Adult Education and Training Department, and Experiment center, etc.
College of Economics has 7419 students on campus including 240 full-time graduate students, 3398 full-time undergraduate students which account for 1/6 of the University’s full-time students, 194 students from the joint program with University of Central Lancashire (UK), adult education enrolled 3128 students in undergraduate programs and associate programs for continuous education, 450 students in Finance Management self-learning program, and 9 international students for degrees.
College of Economics has a qualified faculty team with high education qualification, academic accomplishment, rich teaching experience, and strong research capability. The college has 92 teaching staff, and 78 full-time teachers, among whom 19 are professors (4 PH. D supervisors), 31 associate professors and 28 lecturers, and 49 full-time teachers hold Ph. Ds and 8 are taking Ph. D courses in their part-time.
College of Economics has strong abilities for scientific research. With the good atmosphere of study and research, we have achieved plentiful scientific research results. Since 1997 we have been taking in charge of 86 scientific research projects in the national, provincial and city level, 16 of which are very high-level key research projects. We have more than 10 million CNY scientific research outlay. We have 115 publications of different kinds in People's Publishing House, Chinese Social Science Publishing House and San Lian Book Shop. We released about 1130 learning discourses in science publication, and Technical Economic Research in Quality Economics. We got 78 awards at national, provincial and city levels. We have a lot of specialized and open-minded talents with abundant knowledge in the fields of economic principles, special economic zone research, economic research in HK, MAC and TW, finance principles and practices, travel economics and logistics management, international trade and cooperate finance etc.
Zhang Meihong, Associate Professor , Ph. D, Department Head
Yi Longxin, Ph. D, Associate Professor, the academic head for Finance Management
Liu Muhua, Associate Professor, Ph. D, the academic head for Accounting.
Professor Luo Qinghe,Ph. D, Department Head.
Professor Lu Zhiguo, Ph. D, Deputy Department Head.
International Trade and Economics Department
Zhao Dengfeng,Associate Professor, Ph. D, Department Head.
Jiang Hong, Associate Professor,Deputy Department Head.
Department of Travel Economics and Logistics Management
Department of Risk Management and Insurance
Xie Shengyuan,Associate Professor , PH. D,Department Head.
Li Guo Hua,Associate Professor, Deputy Department Head.
Professor Sun Jing Juan, Department Head, Ph. D.