The School of Business came from the business faculty of SanjiangNormal School in 1902. Prominent scholars such as Yinxing Hong , Mingkang Liu , Jiange Li , and Bei Jin were either a student or teacher at the time.began from traceable financial Sanjiang Normal School Division in 1902. It is one of China's earliest institutions of higher learning set up in business. After 1927, Business School underwent special training course in Nanjing Normal Business, Business National Southeast University, National Central University Business School, National Shanghai Business School. In 1952, adjustments were made that Nanjing Normal University located in building a normal university. Then the development was interrupted. In 1961, the Nanjing Normal College Department of Politics was established. At the same time, a Marxist-Leninist economics department was set up. The construction of Nanjing Normal University Business School disciplines moved again and Lizhen Kun became the leader of the economic disciplines academic. In 1994, Nanjing Normal University Economic Law and Politics was established with Economy and Trade and the Department of Business Administration. In 2001, Nanjing Normal University Business School was established formally.
Scientific research and personnel training in the business school covers two disciplines, economics and management. There exists class-one doctoral disciplines of applied economics with the industrial economics, international trade, finance, labor economics and human resource management. There are eight masters specialties including political economics, western economics, regional economics, industrial economics, international trade, finance, business management and others. Besides, there are two professional degree points that Business Administration (MBA) and Master of Finance (MF). Additionally, there are seven undergraduate majors that international economy and trade, economics, finance, business administration, human resource management, marketing, management science. The business school also has four faculties that economic and trade department, the department of finance, department of business administration and the department of management science. There exists three provincial scientific research institutions that the research base of innovation economy in Jiangsu province, Jiangsu private economic decision-making consultation base, the thinking tank base of science and technology of Jiangsu province.
The college has 73 teachers, including 60 full-time teachers, 17 professors and 26 associate professors, 8 doctoral tutors and 36 tutors of master. Full-time teachers in senior titles accounted for 71.19%, 69.1% hold a doctorate. 30.9% of them had access to studying abroad. The team has formed a high-quality, title-reasonable, education-reasonable, and age structure-reasonable team.And it’s also a dynamic team which is diversified in all aspects of scientific research, personnel training and social services and so on.
The college focuses on the harmonious and balanced development in disciplines based in the frontier and has formed a series of scientific research characteristics and advantages. It assumed the Ministry of National Natural Science Foundation, National Social Science Fund more than 200 projects above the provincial level,published more than 500 papers in the domestic core academic journals , published in the authoritative books more than 100 publishing houses, forming a large academic influence force.
College personnel training mode of education has formed a significant demonstration. Teaching reform achievements obtained a number of national and provincial awards. Students' innovative entrepreneurship is widely recognized by society and it has got more than 20 national and provincial awards. The college has developed complex multi-level innovation and entrepreneurship for the community to cultivate in the economic management. Apart from this college alumni have made outstanding contributionsins to Jiangsu Province and the country's economic and social development.
The college takes full advantages on expertise in economics and management and continues to explore a new model and the new path of social services, servicing fully for local economic and social development. With academic leaders as the core, the college actively carries out multi-level, multi-type, multi-mode of "research", organizes Economic Management consulting teams to provide comprehensive training in multinational corporations, domestic enterprises and government departments at all levels and consulting services, providing the advantages of intellectual support for local economic and social development.
The college adheres to international disciplinary construction and personnel training ideas. We have been focusing on high-level, international exchanges and cooperation in different forms. We have established a stable international cooperation Talent Cultivation platform with a number of institutions like George Mason University, Australia Macquarie University and so on. We also held a high-level international or domestic academic conferences. We established scientific exchanges and cooperation with Nobel laureate Professor Vernon Smith and other more than 10 foreign experts. Besides, a number of teachers had access to famous universities as visiting professors, they produced a wide range of academic influence at home and abroad.