President's Welcoming Remarks

I would like to extend my warmest welcome to all who visit this website and express my thankfulness for your interest in studying in our university on behalf of our teachers and students.

ZUFE is situated in Hangzhou, the capital city of Zhejiang Province. With a focus on economics and management, our university is developing harmoniously and successfully with diverse disciplines which include economics, management, literature, law, science, engineering and art. ZUFE is an outstanding university and enjoys high reputation among finance and economics universities in China. It is an uprising star in Zhejiang's higher education. It is the second most popular university in Zhejiang Province, only next to Zhejiang University.

We have three campuses with a total area of 153 hectares, all of which have excellent and modern teaching and research facilities, tree-lined roadways, gardens and parklands and provide an ideal environment for study. ZUFE has 14 schools, one physical educational department, one independent college and one continuing educational college. We are entitled to confer bachelor's degrees in 45 undergraduate programs and master's degree in 36 postgraduate programs, as well as one MBA program. We have over 1300 staff members, including 818 full-time teachers. Now there are over 26,000 full-time undergraduate and postgraduate students studying at our university.

Our university attaches great importance to international cooperation in both teaching and research. Our international outreach is broad and we have established collaborative relationships with 69 universities in 18 countries and districts. It has had a variety of student exchange, joint research and cooperative programs with over fifty universities in the USA, the UK, Germany, France, Belgium, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Korea etc.

ZUFE is a thriving university with a full vitality. I hereby warmly welcome international students to study and research here in our university. We also hope you will visit us often, on the internet or in person.

Zhejiang University of Finance & Economics (ZUFE)

Zhejiang University of Finance and Economics (ZUFE) is a dynamic and creative university. It is situated in the capital of Zhejiang Province —— Hangzhou, which is well known for its history, culture and scenery.

ZUFE has been developing harmoniously with diverse disciplines such as economics, management, literature, law, science, engineering and art. It is a key provincial university, well-known for its unique features and advantages in economics-related disciplines. It ranks as one of the most preferred universities in Zhejiang and is regarded as one of the best finance & economics universities in China. It now has over 1,300 staff members and an enrollment of over 26,000 full-time undergraduate and graduate students.

ZUFE provides international students with degree programs and long-term or short-term quality Chinese language courses. ZUFE offers 45 bachelor degree programs and 38 master degree programs which are taught in Chinese, and all these programs are open to international students. At present, it has also set up some programs taught in English. They are: Bachelor of Business Administration concentrating on Accounting or Marketing; Bachelor of Economics concentrating on International Trade or Finance. Besides, it offers non-degree programs such as Chinese language training courses to international students with duration of one semester or above. Students who have finished one-year Chinese language training program, can further their study on Chinese language degree programs, the credits of the first year language course can be covered.

There are kinds of scholarships available to outstanding international students in our university. International students studying in ZUFE can apply for the scholarships offered by the Provincial Government or by our university.

We offer accommodation service to international students who would like to stay on the campus. The bedrooms are fully furnished with bath facilities, air conditioner, refrigerator, television, telephone and internet access.

We welcome students from all over the world. No matter where you are from, you can be sure that you will receive the best support from the moment you are enrolled into our university until graduation and beyond. For more information about the programs and courses, facilities or scholarships in ZUFE, please refer to