About School



The School of Finance and Economics of Soochow University, the predecessor of Soochow Business School, was founded in June 1985, with approval by Jiangsu provincial government and a substantial financial support through its financial department. In 2002 the school was renamed Soochow Business School. In April 2010, Soochow University signed an agreement with Soochow Securities Co., Ltd to join hands to build Soochow University Business School and the school was renamed the School of Finance and Economics of Soochow University. The school is located in Suzhou, a famous cultural city, and its campus adjoins the ancient garden city proper on the west and the Sino-Singapore Industrial Park on the east. Trusted by the society and appraised by the government, the School has become the most famous Business School of higher education in South China by its rigorous teaching style, simple studying style, rich academic atmosphere and outstanding research results.

In addition to the major direction of International Accounting (CGA), the school has nine undergraduate majors, Finance, Public Finance, Accounting, Economics, Business Management, Financial Management, Electronic Business, International Economics and Trade, and Marketing; in 2011, the school set up the major of "Finance (Sino-foreign cooperation)" with the approval of the Ministry of Education. The school accepts Chinese and foreign visiting scholars, international students and learning staff.

Now the school has over 1000 doctoral and master postgraduates and about 2500 undergraduates.

The School of Finance and Economics of Soochow University, the predecessor of Soochow Business School, was founded in June 1985, with approval by Jiangsu provincial government and a substantial financial support through its financial department. In 2002 the school was renamed Soochow Business School. In April 2010, Soochow University signed an agreement with Soochow Securities Co., Ltd to join hands to build Soochow University Business School and the school was renamed the School of Finance and Economics of Soochow University. The school is located in Suzhou, a famous cultural city, and its campus adjoins the ancient garden city proper on the west and the Sino-Singapore Industrial Park on the east. Trusted by the society and appraised by the government, the School has become the most famous Business School of higher education in South China by its rigorous teaching style, simple studying style, rich academic atmosphere and outstanding research results.