The School of Economics and Management(SEM) history can be traced back to the establishment of Nanyang Institute of Technology. It has become one of the top business education academies and information resource centres in Southwest Henan. The SEM includes Nanyang Economic Development and Research Centre, Practical Training Centre, and Students Innovation Training Centre. There are two undergraduate majors, Business Management and Financial Management, and one vocational major, Accounting.
Among the 45,000 students who have graduated with a degree in SEM, many have established themselves in senior or middle management positions in national and international companies.
As of January 2016, amongst the 53 faculty members, including 45 who have doctor or master degrees, are 4 professors and 23 assistant professors. Moreover, seven teachers have won prizes in provincial and municipal competitions, two have the titles of Academic Leader, and one has the title of Henan Accounting Talent. At present, SEM has over 2,500 students completing their degree.
SEM’s Practical Training Centre consists of an ERP Lab, a Financial Staff Training Centre, a Financial Service Training Centre, an Accounting Simulation Lab, a Personnel Evaluation Training Centre, and two Seminar Rooms. It provides services, like decision-making simulation, ERP training, selection tests, and computer testing to companies.
In the past three years, faculty members completed 25 projects, won 10 provincial prizes, and published 110 theses in core journals and 8 academic volumes. Teams of teachers and students have also won 16 national and provincial prizes in a variety of contests.
To improve local economy and enterprise development, SEM strongly promotes the cooperation between our school and enterprises. SEM has provided training and services on performance appraisal, numeration management, and financial management to numerous local enterprises, such as Nanyang Enterprises Association, Nanyang TV, Nanyang Daily, Zhongyuan Chemical Co.Ltd., Henan Xinsheng Real Estate Co. Ltd., Henan Costar Group Co. Ltd., Henan Mobile Nanyang Branch, Tianguan Group, Shedian Winery, Xixia Exhaust Company, Nanyang Rural Credit Union, China Unicom Nanyang Branch, and Nanyang Transistor Company.
In the next decade, based on the ‘Economic Management plus’ project, SEM will build three platforms, comprising of a school and enterprise cooperation, entrepreneurship and innovation, and an academic group. The purpose is to promote teachers and teaching transformation, and to upgrade the level of our skills, scientific research, and social services. Based on our abilities and strengths, we continue to focus on teaching improvement, to promote our academic level and local service level through the corporation between school and enterprises. With our persistent efforts, SEM could be the core research centre for enterprise management, finance and accounting, human resources management, and financial services in Southwest Henan, as well as an innovative source for local government and companies!
Welcome to SEM.