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 2017 Master Program in Professional Accounting of Shanghai National Accounting Institute 

Introduction of the Program

Academic Education Programs sponsored by the Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China is designed to foster high-end business officials and managerial personnel for the recipient countries, offering one-year and two-year master programs as well as three-year doctoral programs for the urpose of educating high-end and interdisciplinary talent working in the applied fields of government, trade, foreign affairs, agriculture, technology, education, culture and health, building intellectual capacity and facilitating the economic and social development of the recipient countries. These programs provide assistance to governmental officials, research fellows, and senior managerial personnel on their master and doctor education in China, which are fully conducted in English. Admission requirements include a bachelor’s degree, relevant working experiences, and decent physical conditions, essential for the high-compact curriculum needed for the degrees.


Starting from 2008, a number of 2,678 students from developing countries have attended these programs, until now, except for those who are in the middle of their studies, 1,088 of them have graduated and obtained master degrees. These graduates are now working in their specialties back in home and undertaking an increasingly significant role in the economic development cooperation between China and their home countries. The Shanghai National Accounting Institute launched the two-year “Master of Professional Accounting Program” in 2015. Now the 45 government officials from developing countries are pursuing their master’s degree studies in SNAI. As for the positive effects and good results brought by these programs in strengthening economic ties and friendship between China and the recipient countries, the Ministry of Commerce of People’s Republic of China will continuously intensify its efforts in enlarging the enrollment scale and improving the quality of education. We believe that by attending the programs and achieving the degrees, you will embrace a successful career and brighter future.

Prospective Students

Our prospective students are mid-to-senior level officials, business executives or researchers from the government, businesses, universities and other public sectors, who have demonstrated superior performance, both academically and in their work.

Program Objective

The Program is designed to train experienced professionals and mid-to-senior level government officials in the field of accounting, finance and management in developing countries.

Enrollment Plan

In 2017 we plan to enroll a maximum of 25 students in our two-year full-time Master of Professional Accounting Program.

Financial Aid

The Chinese Ministry of Commerce will provide "Chinese Government Scholarships" to admitted students from developing countries. These scholarships cover both tuition and living expenses. They also include a round-trip international airfare for all the students, and a maximum of a round-trip international airfares for home visits. In terms of living expenses, it is RMB36,000 per year per student of the master program. There is also a settlement allowance of RMB3,000 per person.


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