Tongji University, founded in 1907 by a German doctor, is one of the 36 leading public universities in China included in the Ministry of Education's Project 985. It is ranked among the top 50 worldwide and top 2 in China by QS in engineering and top three universities in Shanghai. According to the 2014 Eduniversal Ranking for the best business schools around the world, the School of Economic Management (SEM) ranked 7th in mainland China, and its Master in Management was globally ranked the 52nd by Financial Times in 2015. It has been triple accredited by AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA. Our mission is to create management knowledge and develop leading professionals for China and the world who are capable of solving practical problems while addressing the challenges of business and society with a global perspective, responsibility and in a sustainable way. Compatible with its commitment and efforts in sustainable development and social responsibility, SEM has focused its research areas on the three signature disciplines, i.e. Project Management, Urban Development Management and Service Management. At present, it has established collaborative partnerships with over 70 renowned business schools and universities in 26 countries in terms of faculty exchanges, scientific research, and student exchange, e.g. ESCP Europe Business School and ESSEC Business School, Manchester Business School, University of Mannheim and Case Western Reserve University. Located in Shanghai, China's economic hub with the highest concentration of global businesses, we offer you excellent opportunities to make the most of this vibrant and cosmopolitan city.