The School of Economics and Management at Nanjing University of Science and Technology has joined the iSchools organization of more than 100 leading information schools. It becomes the eighth school to join the iSchools this year, and has opted to support the organization at the prestigious iCaucus level.
Located in the Jiangsu Province of China, the School of Economics and Management at Nanjing University of Science and Technology is headed by Prof. Peng Wu. The school has 32 professors, 65 associate professors, and 28 lecturers, as well as 15 teaching staff and 6 adjuncts. The school’s undergraduate programs include: Information Management & Information Systems; Management Science & Engineering; Accounting & Information Systems; and Business Management & Organization Science. Master’s programs include: Library Science, Information Science & Archival Science; Information Resources Management; Business Administration; Management Science and Engineering; Library & Information Science; and Master of Professional Financial Engineering.
The school's Ph.D. program was established in 1998, and there are currently five specific directions under this program: Information system and knowledge management; Quality management and quality engineering; Operational strategy and supply chain management; Management evaluation and decision analysis; and Industrial development and innovative management. In the last three years, 27 students have received a Ph.D. through this program.
According to the school’s profile, the Nanjing University of Science and Technology (NJUST) was founded in 1953, and is one of the seven universities under the administration of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology in China. In 2017, NJUST was selected to be part of the construction plan of Double-Frist Class (world-class universities and first-class disciplines). The School of Economics and Management (SEM), as one of the key schools in NJUST, takes the first position in the ranking of social science disciplines of the university. It has an influential impact in both managements field and information field within and outside Jiangsu Province.
The school looks forward to engaging with the iSchools organization in innovative ways as the organization continues its mission of spreading the iSchools movement worldwide.