China Central University of Finance and Economics

Located in downtown Beijing, the capital of China, and established in 1949, Central University of Finance and EconomicsCUFE, under the leadership of the Ministry of Education, is one of the leading comprehensive universities covering extensive disciplines in law, arts, sciences and engineering, and it is also distinguished in economics and management. It is one of the 100 universities to which the Chinese government has attached top priority for the 21st Century.
History of CUFE
In 1949, shortly after the founding of the People's Republic of China, the first university of finance and economics was created by the China central government. During more than five decades' development, it has been one of the leaders in business and financial studies. The name of the school when it was first established was the Central Institute of Taxation. It later went through several development stages. In 1996, the Institute was officially renamed the Central University of Finance and Economics in honor of the Ministry of Education.

On the occasion of the university's 50th anniversary, former President Jiang Zeming dedicated the following massage: "Strive continuously to make great progress to provide large numbers of well-qualified management personnel to aid China's modernization."
Schools and Research Institutes
CUFE consists of over 30 schools, departments and research centers. The University awards bachelor's degrees in 39 academic disciplines, master's degrees in 42 disciplines, and 17 doctoral degrees in applied economics. In addition, four special programs are offered: MBA, MPAcc, MPA, and J.M. Key majors are in Applied Economics. There are also three post-research programs including applied economics, theoretical economics, business administration.
Currently there are more than 15,000 students registered at CUFE, including 8,000 full-time students. Among these students, 5494 are undergraduates, 2275 are graduates and PhD candidates, and about 300 are international students. The others are adult students from the schools of Continuing Education and Online Education.

CUFE has trained more than 60,000 experts in economics and management who have made , and continue to make, significant contributions to the development of China' economy. Many CUFE alumni hold key positions in government, including the General Auditor, and in education, business and industry throughout the world.
The university currently is home to more than 1067 full-time faculty and staff, including 110 professors and 237 associate professors as well as 50 foreign teachers. 78% of the faculty members have pursued master and doctoral degrees.

Schools and Departments
School of Public Finance
School of Finance
School of Accountancy
School of Business
School of Economics
School of Information
School of Law
School of Culture and Communication
School of Insurance
School of Taxation
School of Statistics
School of Government Administration
School of Management Engineering
School of Social Development
School of Marxism
School of Foreign Languages
School of Applied Mathematics
School of Sports Economics and Management
MBA Education Center
School of Continuing Education
School of International Cultural Exchange
School of Training
School for Network Education
Shengrong School
Institute for Finance and Economics Research
Institute of Defence Economics and Management
China Institute for Actuarial Science
Institute for Beijing Finance and Economics Research
China Economics and Management Academy at CUFE
Chinese Academy of Finance and Development at CUFE
China Academy of Public Finance and Public Policy at CUFE
Development and Reform Academy of China at CUFE
Centre for Chinese Enterprise Research
Address: No. 39 South College Road, Haidian District, Beijing