Tianjin University of Finance & Economics, founded in 1958, is one of the principal universities of the Tianjin Municipality. The university is proud of abundant professors, scholars and knowledgeable young faculty members who are well-known in the field of business and economics. At the moment, the percentage of professors and associate professors among its faculty has reached 51%. About one hundred members have already received their doctorate degrees. And now there are around 10,000 students on campus.
Forty majors are offered in the university, which can be classified into the following 7 categories: economics, management, science, law, humanities, pedagogics and engineering. A comprehensive educational system has been formed with different levels of educational needs, which entails the enrollment of all sorts of students, namely, candidates working for the doctorate, master, bachelor and associate degrees as well as adult trainees and oversea students. Now we have 12 schools and departments, such as International Economics and trade, Banking, Accounting, Statistics, Law, Languages, Art and Information.
The majors are: Certified Public Accountant, International Accounting, Financial Accounting, Auditing, Statistics, Ventures Management, International Banking, Monetary and Banking, English Language and Literature, Business Japanese, International Trade, E-commerce, Art Design, Business Law. The university is one of the 50 universities that are permitted by the Ministry of Education to enroll MBA students, and among the first batch of universities that were authorized by the Academic Degree Office of the State Council as early as 1987 to conduct educational programs with foreign universities and to confer academic degree of foreign countries.
It is also one of the universities that offer the courses of certified Public Accountants. There are test centers for both the "Chartered Association of Certified Accountants" (ACCA) of Great Britain and "Cambridge English Certificate".
The university covers 80 hectares, with a floor space of 400,000 square meters. The library boasts an extensive collection of books and reference materials. The modern multifunctional classroom buildings, library, indoor stadium, swimming pool, gymnasium, computer service rooms, laboratories and the oversea students' dormitory provide an excellent environment for studying and living.
The International Exchange Center is a multi-functional building with cafeteria, accommodation and classrooms. The elegant and comfortable interior provides a fine environment of studying and living for the oversea students. The library welcomes the students with an extensive collection of books, spacious and quiet electronic reading-rooms. Oversea students can enjoy all kinds of sports at the stadium, gymnasium and swimming pool, and participate in various activities such as parties and Chinese speech contest, named the "Summer at TUFE", to practice their Chinese language skills and demonstrate their achievements of study.
The university has always been actively engaged in international exchange, as evidenced by the fact that it has successively established liaisons with more than 50 universities and research institutes in about 20 countries and regions, such as The United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, South Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, India, Great Britain, France, Sweden, Russia, Germany, Belgium, Greece, etc. So far, more than 1000 oversea students and students from Honkong, Macao and Taiwan have come to study in the university, among whom many have been conferred doctor, master or bachelor's degrees.
More and more overseas experts are coming to teach or conducting reach in our university. At the same time, more and more teachers and students from our university are going abroad to study and receive training. The university's foreign affairs are becoming all the more active. Now, Tianjin University of Finance and Economics are looking forward to your joining us and facing the challenge of 21st century together!