The Department of Economic was founded in 2003. It offers courses leading to postgraduate and graduate students in Economics, and undertakes construction project in 985-2 engineering of Ministry of Education----Science, technology and industry for national defense and economic development in the west of innovation base for philosophy and social science of research center science, technology and industry for national defense in the west. It has a laboratory of international business and government affair.
The Department of Economic has 26 teachers, including 4 professors, 11 associate professors and 11 lecturers. Among them, 10 teachers have Ph. D degree. Meanwhile, it has 2 master degrees in majors such as Western Economics, Industrial Economics and 1 bachelor degree of International Economy and Trade.
From 2006 to 2009, the teachers in Department of Economic published 120 research papers, inclusive of more than 100 in CSSC periodical and CSCD periodical, and 8 books, undertaking 18 projects such as Xi’an Social Science Fund ,Shaanxi Social Science Fund, National Social Science Fund, National Natural Science Fund, Ministry of Science and Technology, important theory of Shaanxi Association of Social Sciences, and Xi’an Soft Science with the total research fund of ￥2.8 million.
The scope of employment for undergraduate and graduate focus on governmental departments, international economic departments, Customs and Administrations for Commodity Inspection, financial corporations, security and future corporations, universities, big enterprises and multinational corporations. At the same time, it provides excellent students having master degree and Ph. D degree for university such as Tsinghua University and Tongji University and so on.