Glorious Sun School of Business and Management was stemmed from Department of Management Engineering at Donghua University established in 1953, gathering China’s first generation of experts in management including Professor Shiqiu Zhou (Doctor of Public Administration, Harvard University), Professor Qichun Zhang (Doctor of former Soviet Union) and Professor Ying Tang (Doctor of former Soviet Union)
The School spans two disciplines: economics and management, with three departments: Department of Business Administration, Department of Management Science and Engineering, and Department of Applied Economics. The School focuses on the research directions of Urban Creative Economy and Innovation Service, Internet+ Supply Chain Management, Marketing and Organizational Change, Big Data and Algorithm, Financial Innovation Management, and Fashion Management.
The School has more than 130 faculty members and staffs, including one special professor of Changjiang Scholar of the Ministry of Education, two New Century Talents of the Ministry of Education, one Shuguang Scholar of Shanghai, one Humboldt Scholar of Germany, and eight Pujiang Talents of Shanghai. There are more than 4,000 students in the School, including over 2,000 undergraduates, about 1,000 master’s and doctoral students, and about 1,000 MBA, engineering master’s and international cooperation students.