School of Business
School of Business (Finance Research Institution) in Wenzhou University, rooted in the features of management practice in Wenzhou, is devoted to building a specialized “Cradle of Entrepreneur”. The School dedicates to teaching practice and disciplines construction, and is committed to high quality contributions to knowledge and practice in the field of business practice. With the strengths grounded in a long standing tradition of close integration with the active spirit of entrepreneur and close engagement with enterprise practice in Wenzhou, the School is aiming to build a high-impact, professional, and specialized Business School.
School of Business has 69 staff members, among which 12 are professors, 28 are associate professors, and 31 are doctor degree holders. With a strong faculty staff team, the school offers 6 key and specialized undergraduate programs (Economics, International Economics and Trade, Finance, Business Management, Marketing, and Financial Management) and 1 provincial key master by research program (Socialist Market Economy Theory and Practice). Currently, the School has more than 1,500 full-time undergraduate students, 39 postgraduate students, and 23 oversea students. The school’s teaching practice is equipped with a provincial experimental teaching demonstration centre. The centre contains 13 demonstration centers and laboratories where students can conduct business practice in ERP system, information management, virtual logistics, financial management, simulation experiment of import and export business, business negotiation, stocks trade, bank simulation, etc. Under the supervision of Zhejiang business practice and Entrepreneur preparation courses, the students had undertaken more than 10 national innovation and entrepreneurship projects and won up to 80 awards in national, provincial and municipal competitions. The satisfaction towards our graduates by their employers are above and beyond among their peers, according to the Max survey report in Zhejiang province.
The school has great strength in research. Applied economentries had been named as the key and first-class discipline in Zhejiang province. We had established 8 research centers focusing on Wenzhou economic research (provincial research platform), Wenzhou financial research (municipal research platform), national economy, family business and entrepreneurship, etc. In recent five years, our staff had undertaken more than a hundred of research grants in national, provincial and municipal level. The research results are adopted by the journals of “Report of Essential Achievements” and “Chinese Journal of Social Sciences” managed by the National Social Science Planning Office. Our staff has published 29 papers on top and first-rank journals such as “Xinhua Digest”, won 5 awards for Zhejiang Province Philosophy and Social Science Achievement, 12 awards for teaching and scientific research at provincial and ministerial levle. The School also actively involves in local economic and management practice by undertaking numbers of consulting projects for local governments and enterprises, the research findings of which had been highly recognized by the academic, government, and society.