XMU is one of China’s top comprehensive universities and is directly administered by the Ministry of Education (MOE). XMU was selected in 1993 and 2000 for the ‘211 Project’ and ‘985 Project’, two national initiatives advancing quality university education. In 2017, XMU was selected by the MOE as one of 36 A-level universities in its ‘Double First-Class’ Initiative, further boosting its reputation as the ‘Strength of the South’, with a growing reputation at home and abroad.
The School of Management, XMU (SMXMU) is today one of China’s oldest and best business schools. XMU’s business administration discipline has been top ranking during 4 rounds of the MOE national discipline assessment. MOE ranks the School’s accounting as #1 in China and finance as #3. SMXMU was also one of the first authorized to hold MBA and EMBA programs, both of which are in China’s Top 10, with the EMBA known as one of China’s ‘five golden flowers’.