The Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE) is among China’s 100 Key Universities in the 21st Century and belongs to the first batch of pilot universities participating in the Innovation Platform for Superior Disciplines project.
In recent years, the University adapted to the substantive demands of socioeconomic development and oriented its efforts toward global frontier studies. It is strengthening its interdisciplinary, crosscutting and basic research capabilities. CUFE boasts academic achievements with domestic and international influence, and its active contributions to society.
The University, as an important innovative research base in the fields of economics and management, received 1,052 research projects during the decade Jan. 1, 2006 to Dec. 31, 2016, from the National Social Science Foundation of China, the National Natural Science Foundation of China, and the Ministry of Education’s Plan for Philosophy and Social Science Studies in Higher Education. In this way, the University provides strong intellectual support to China’s economic and social development. In addition, CUFE holds a variety of forums and high-level international conferences that have wide-ranging positive effects for stakeholders inside China and throughout the world.