Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE)

中央财经大学 Zhōngyāng Cáijīng Dàxué

Central University of Finance & Economics was founded by the China Central Government in 1949 and is the first university to focus on Finance and Economics. Since then, the University has grown to include subjects such as Economics, Management, Law, Literature, Philosophy, Science, Engineering, Pedagogy, and Art. In fact, Central University of Finance & Economics is one of the top universities to study Finance and Economics within Mainland China. For individuals looking for impressive university degrees in China, the Central University of Finance & Economics is an ideal option to consider.

Notable Campuses & Programs within China

Central University of Finance & Economics has four major campuses in Beijing to include: Civil Campus, Shahe Campus, Qinghe Campus, and Xishan Campus along with having operation in 38 correspondence centers all over Mainland China. Central University of Finance & Economics has 15,117 students that is divided into 10,101 Undergraduates, 4,343 Master’s students, and 674 PhD candidates. To date, Central University of Finance & Economics has trained over 125,000 experts that have gone on to make significant developments in China’s government and global economic development.

The current list of schools and programs is as follows: School of Public Finance & Tax, School of Finance, School of Accountancy, School of Insurance, School of Statistics & Mathematics, School of International Trade & Economics, School of Economics, School of Business, School of Management Science & Engineering, School of Government, School of Sport Economics & Management, Law School, School of Sociology & Psychology, School of Marxism, School of Culture & Communication, School of Foreign Studies, School of Information, Institute for Finance & Economics Research, Institute of Defense & Economics Management, Center for China Fiscal Development, China Economics & Management Academy, Chinese Academy for Finance & Development, China Academy of Public Finance & Public Policy, and China Center for Human Capital & Labor Market Research.

The Central University of Finance & Economics has an impressive statistic that over 50% of their alumni will go on to pursue Master’s degrees in North America, Europe, Asia & Oceania, and Mainland China. In fact, many of these students have been admitted to top global Master’s programs at Yale University, University of Oxford, London School of Economics and Political Science, and Columbia University.

In terms of International Cooperations, Central University of Finance & Economics has cooperations with over 126 universities, governments, companies, and international organizations around the world. Since 2006, Central University of Finance & Economics has trained senior administration officials from 91 developing countries. Central University of Finance & Economics also has partnerships with impressive universities for cultural exchange programs such as: University of Waterloo, University of Birmingham, Tiburg University, Stevens Institute of Technology, Victoria University, Academy of Finance of the Russian Federation, St. Petersburg State Economic University, Ukraine Kiev National University of Economics, Chung-Ang University, Tunghai University, Ming Chuan University, Kyungnam University, Soochow University, and University of Pernambuco.

Final Remarks

For both Chinese and international students that are fairly certain that they would like to study and/or pursue a career in Finance and Economics, Central University of Finance & Economics is an excellent institution to pursue a degree. The prestigious reputation and network of professional connections domestically and internationally provided to students leads students to lucrative job prospects upon graduation.

On-Campus housing is guaranteed for all newly admitted students.

Dormitories are located on campus near the academic buildings, dining hall and library. All rooms are fully furnished.

Depending on room, house costs ranges from US$100 - 375 per month. You are encouraged to apply for housing as early as possible as rooms are allocated on a first-come-first-served basis.

Off-Campus housing is allowed and the student must make their own arrangements.