School of International Studies is devoted to creating opportunities for SUIBE students to study abroad in the areas of exchange program, study tour program and further study. Its mission is to make SUIBE as one of the first-choice destination universities for incoming foreign students and to provide the common platform for Chinese students and foreign students in the areas of cultural exchanging and fermenting thereby enriching both individuals and society.Shanghai U niversity of International Business and Economics (SUIBE), founded in 1960, is the sole business-oriented university in East China and boasts a strong tradition of business education, aiming at creating business talents with global vision. SUIBE is the base of creating the professionals for Shanghai international trading center and for many years SUIBE has enjoyed a good reputation of super high employment rate both in China and abroad. SUIBE has two campuses, with Gubei campus located in the downtown CBD, only 10 minutes’ drive from Hongqiao International Airport and Songjiang Campus located in the Songjiang university town of Shanghai’s suburb, about 35 minutes’ drive from downtown campus. SUIBE now has a staff of over 800, and a total number of some 12,000 students, including nearly 600 international students coming from over 50 countries and regions.
The leading majors of SUIBE are international trade, international finance, international accounting, business administration, international law and business English. Today SUIBE offers 28 undergraduate programs and 20 postgraduate programs, of which 2 undergraduate programs and 4 postgraduate programs are offered in English; furthermore, a multitude of certificates programs are offered. SUIBE has 11 schools: School of International Studies, Business School, Foreign Language School, Finance School, Law School, Management School, Accounting School, School of Tourism and Event Management, School of Business Information Management, School of Continuing Education and Graduate School.
SUIBE is the China Scholarship listed university, Confucius Institute Scholarship listed university and Shanghai Municipal Government Scholarship listed university. School of International Studies, located in Gubei Campus of the downtown CBD with 2 subway lines nearby, is in charge of the enrollment and education of the international students. SUIBE has over 40 global partnership institutions covering 20 countries and regions.
According to the survey data conducted by Phoenix Network, SUIBE ranked No.2 of all the universities in China in the area of employment rate in 2010.