Business School Profile
Founded in 1985, our school is the earliest institution established in China for business administration education and research. Since its establishment, relying on the profound cultural tradition and academic background of Sun Yat-sen University, and supported by the Hong Kong Ho's Education Foundation, Fok Ying Tung Foundation, Pei Hua Education Foundation and other domestic and overseas funds, Sun Yat-sen Business School has become a top renowned business school in China and the world.
Global Top 100 by The Economist for three consecutive years,ranked the 69th worldwide in 2018, and two alumni were elected by Forbes the top 30 under 30 Asia. At the same time, the research achievements of our school have also made historic breakthrough, which quality and quantity both improved significantly. The number of projects approved by the Department of Natural Science Foundation of China and the funding amount both ranked the first place in the National University Management Department. High-level works continue to grow, and academic influence continues to increase.
Our school has two first-level disciplines: Business Administration (National Key Discipline and Provincial Key Discipline) and Management Science and Engineering (Provincial Key Discipline). Currently there are two major programs: Business Administration (which includes six directions: Marketing, Tourism Management, E-Commerce, Human Resource Management, International Business, and Strategic and Innovative Entrepreneurship) and Accounting (which includes two directions: Accounting and Financial Management. Our university has 2 mobile stations for post-doctoral research, 9 doctoral degree programs, 9 academic master's degree programs, 5 professional Master's Degree Programs, 2 undergraduate programs and 27 provincial, university-level and school-level scientific research institutions. With the outstanding scientific research achievements, our university has become one of the most active leading places in Management.