Established in May 2013, the Economics and Management School currently has four undergraduate majors, i.e. Tourism Management, Economics, MICE Economics and Management, and Financial Engineering. The major of Economics was established in 1992 and is a key major of the university; The Tourism Management was established in 1993 and is an emerging characteristic major of Zhejiang Province; the Financial Engineering was set up in 2013 and is a characteristic major of Hangzhou city. The School has the master degree program in first-level discipline of Applied Economics, the master degree program in financial engineering, and master degree programs in two second-level disciplines of Public Management, i.e. Urban Science (in cooperation with Hangzhou International Urbanology Research Secondary School) and Land Resource Management. Based on local economic and social development, it is committed to creating an “international, service-oriented, think-tank” college.
II. Talent Training
学院现有在校生1300余人，其中本科生1100余人、研究生80人、留学生73人。学院坚持“诚实守信、管理规范、青春活力、大气开放”的培养理念，致力于培养“应用型、复合型、创新型”经济管理类人才，并与东方文化园旅业集团公司联合成功申报浙江省大学生校外实践教育基地。本科毕业生初次就业率始终保持在97%左右、研究生就业率100%；学生创新创业参与率近20%。 青年学生志愿服务品牌逐渐凸显，涌现出了2017“浙江省十佳杰出青年”张钞（历届获奖者中第二位在校生）、 2017年全国互联网安全志愿者大会暨互联网安全志愿者联盟“功勋志愿者”等优秀志愿者。
At present, the school has more than 1,300 current students, including more than 1,100 undergraduates, 80 graduate students, and 73 international students. The School adheres to the training concept of being “honesty, standard management, youthful vitality, openness and inclusiveness”and is committed to cultivating “applied, compound, and innovative” talents in economic management. The School has been successfully approved to build Zhejiang Province College Students Off-campus Practical Education Base in collaboration with Oriental Culture Park Tourism Group Corporation. The initial employment rate of undergraduate graduates has remained at around 97%, and the employment rate of postgraduates is 100%. The rate of students’ participation in innovation and entrepreneurship is nearly 20%. The youth volunteer service brand has gradually been highlighted and many excellent volunteers have emerged, including “2017 Zhejiang Province Top Ten Outstanding Youth” winner Zhang Chao (the second undergraduate winner of the title), and the “Meritorious Volunteers” of 2017 National Internet Security Volunteer Conference and the Internet Security Volunteer Alliance.
At present, the college has 63 faculty members, including 50 full-time teachers, 9 professors and 13 associate professors; 30 doctoral degree holders and 29 teachers with experience of more than three months’ visiting study abroad. There are 1 national outstanding teacher, 1 national-level candidate for the New Century Talents Project, 1 Zhejiang provincial excellent teacher, and 1 second-level and 1 third-level “New Century 151 Talents” of Zhejiang Province.
IV. Scientific Research
In the past five years, the teachers of the School have achieved fruitful scientific research results, and have successively undertaken nearly 60 projects of provincial-level and ministry-level and above, including the National Natural Science Foundation Project and the National Social Science Fund Project. The have published nearly 150 papers in the international SSCI journals, “Economic Research” (top domestic periodical for economics), “Management World” (the top periodical for management) and other periods, published more than 20 monographs, won more than 20 awards, including Humanities and Social Sciences Award of Ministry of Education. Professor Ding Jun’s achievements were selected by the National Philosophy and Social Science Achievements Library and Prof. Ding was the first in the university to win this honor. In the past three years, more than research reports of the faculty have been approvingly commented by the secretary of Zhejiang Provincial Party Committee Secretary, the Governor, the secretary of Hangzhou Municipal Party Committee Secretary, the Mayor and other leaders.
V. International Exchange
The School insists on open education and actively carries out international exchanges and cooperation. At present, it has launched international student programs and two full-English majors, i.e. Economics (international trade direction) and Financial Engineering and has enrolled 73 international students;. In 2017, the School cooperated with Pembroke Pilot University of North Carolina to launch “121” dual degree program in Economics and established good cooperation with University of VIVES in Belgium, Coventry University in UK, INSEEC Higher Business College in France, Kean University in USA, and other foreign colleges and universities.
VI. Social Service
The School is committed to serving local economic and social development. In recent years, it has hosted 8 knowledge update engineering high research projects of the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security, Department of Human Resources and Social Security of Zhejiang Province, Hangzhou Bureau of Human Resources and Social Security and was approved as Provincial Level Professionals Further Educational Base by Department of Human Resources and Social Security of Zhejiang Province. The School has actively cooperated with Hangzhou International Urbanology Research Center in project research and studies, co-hosted Nanjin Lishui District Planning Bureau Leading Cadres Training Class in Jiangsu Province and Kaifeng “Culture +” Leading Cadres Workshop in Henan Province. The School actively promoted the construction of Hangzhou Industrial Development Research Institute (West Hangzhou Scientific Innovation Corridor Industrial Development Research Institute), think tanks for “Emerging Industries and Urban Governance” and other new type of think tanks.