School of Management, Zhejiang University

The School of Management at Zhejiang University is one of the leading business schools and a pioneer in business education in Mainland China. The School is located in Hangzhou, the modern hub of innovation and entrepreneurship. The city is also hailed as the Paradise on Earth and the Silicon Valley in China.

Founded in 1897, Zhejiang University is one of the most comprehensive research universities in China and a member of the C9 League, an alliance of nine top universities in Mainland China. The University spans a wide range of academic disciplines from humanity to oceanic studies and maintains a leading position in Mainland China in research output indicators such as publications, patents and technology transfer. According to the 2017 U.S. News Rankings, the University was ranked 5th as Best Global Universities for Engineering.

The comprehensive disciplinary features of the University underpin the School’s development and contribute to the realization of its mission which is to advance management theories and methods with insights from the Chinese context that contribute to social wellbeing and cultivate professionals and leaders with global perspective, innovative capability, entrepreneurial spirit and social responsibility. The School has achieved prestigious triple-crown accreditations from AACSB, EQUIS, and AMBA; it is also accredited by the Chinese Advanced Management Education Accreditation.

The School of Management is on its way to become one of the world’s preeminent business schools. Embracing a culture of integrity and excellence, the School is devoted to cultivating the healthy power leading the future of China.

The School has more than 3400 students in degree programs. Programs in accounting, finance, marketing, tourism management, human resource management, logistics management, information management and information systems, entrepreneurship management, technology and innovation management are offered on bachelor, master and PhD level. Additionally, the School offers diverse professional graduate programs including MBA, EMBA, and Master of Professional Accounting as well. Meanwhile, driven by the 4G concept – “global design, global organization, global operation and global development” highlighted in its global strategy, the School offers a range of international programs including Master Program in Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Global Leadership (PIEGL), Global Entrepreneurship Program (GEP), Master in Global Manufacturing and Supply Chain Management (GMSCM), and Master in Business Analytics (in collaboration with QTEM) .

The School’s academic reputation is determined, to a great extent, by the quality and relevance of research that has brought about remarkable changes in current and future business practices. While continuing to develop and support our differentiating areas of excellence in Innovation and Entrepreneurship, the School focuses on creation and dissemination of knowledge in major management disciplines, namely Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Strategy, Data Science and Management, Service Science and Operations Management, Leadership and Organization Management, Finance and Accounting, Tourism and Hotel Management, and Marketing.

Our close partnerships and touch points with global institutions and businesses enable us to stretch our minds and create value in a number of ways. Leveraging global resources and partnership network, the School gets competitive edge in joint researches including Innovation Management in collaboration with Cambridge University, Entrepreneurship Management and Data Analytics with Stanford University and Imperial College, and Neuro-management with UC Berkley, etc. Meanwhile, we strive to connect successful enterprises with the School’s expertise to achieve higher levels of excellence. For instance, the School sets up ZJU-Huawei Ruihua Research Institute for Innovation Management and the Institute for Intellectual Management with Philips. The launch of NexGen Executive MBA program in collaboration with FAW-Volkswagen Audi has largely enhanced the School’s executive education. The School also receives great amount of research funds and donations from industry every year.

The School of Management has always been serving people and the society by advancing management theories and conducting effective education. The School looks forward to working closely with the broader community that extends beyond the boundaries of the School.

Hangzhou, China
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