Nanjing University of
Information Science & Technology

School of Public Administration


Undergraduate Specialities

●   Law

Objectives: Forstering Law talents with basic law theory, knowledge and skills, who are competent to theorical and practical work in legislature organs, jurdicial organization, public administration organizations, law offices, enterprise and public institutions, social organizations and other organizations.

Requirements: Master theoretical knowledge and practical skills, ability of legal analysis, logical thinking, expression and communication. Have firm legal knowledge and skills of manage legal affairs.

Major disciplines: Jurisprudence, Constitution, Science of Civil Law, Science of Criminal Law

Main courses: Jurisprudence, Constitution, Science of Civil Law, Commercial Law, Law of Intelligence Property, Law of Economy, Science of Crimina Law, Environment and Resources Protection Law, Civil Procedural Law, Criminal Procedural Law, Science of Administrative Law and Administrative Litigation Law, Public International Law, Private International Law, Internatioanl Economic Law, Contract Law, Cyber Law and Judicial Documents.

Professional practice: There are several practical programs available for students, including Legal clinic, doubtful case contention, mock trial and legal consulting. Students can study in pratice education bases which were set up in Pukou District People’s Court of Nanjing, Pukou District People’s Porcuratorate of Nanjing. Pukou District People’s Court set up the 17th court in the School. There is also the Wisdom Law Research Centre in the School, which was established by Wisdome Law Office.

Further education opportunities: Law, Politics, Management Science, Economics, etc.

Employment orientation: Since 2001, more than 1,000 students have graduated from the Department of Law, 60% of them passed National Judicial Examination, among the best universities in Jiangsu province. About 20% of graduates continue their education in postgraduate study. Some of them entered into top universities of China, such as Peking University, China University of Political Science and Law, East China University of Political Science and Law, Wuhan Univeristy and Nanjing University. Many graduates became business backones in public security organs and administration organizations. Still some graduates set up law firms by their own or in cooperation with others.

●   Public Administration

Objectives: Educating students to meet the needs of modern society, master systemetically theories, methods and skills of public administration and general administration. The graduates should have public spirit and a sense of social responsibility. They also have administrative ability and practical skills.

Requirements: Master basic knowledge, theory and skills of public administration. Be familiar with relative laws and regulations and policies of the state and the Party. Have good skills in writing and oral expression. Have abilities to organize, coordinate, make decisions, excute decisions in governmental departments, Non-profit organizations and enterprises.

Major disciplines: Management, Public Administration, Politics, Constitution, Economics

Main Courses: Contemporary Chinese Political System, Public Policy Studies, Public Economics, Conparative Political System, History of Western Political Thoughts, Administrative Ethics, General Logic, Administrative Organization, System of Public Service, Electronic Government, Theory and Methods of Social Survey, Community Administration, Management Psychology.

Professional Practice: The Comprehensive Center for Public Administration Practive and Education is facilited with equipement of crisis mangement case study, civil servant quality assesment and practice test, weather simulation and law clinic. The School also set up more than 20 practice bases for students in cooperation with Office of Emergency Management, Meteorological department of Jiangsu Province, and government of Pukou District.

Further education opportunities: Public Administration, Law, Politics, Management, Economics.

Employment Orientation: A majority of graduates get job governmental departments, grassroots self-governing organizations, enterprises and public institutions, soical organizations to work on public administration, personnel management, policy analysis and consultation. Some of graduates carry on academic research in postgraduate study. Many of them enter famous domestic and abroad universities such as Wuhan University, Nanjing University, Chinese University of Hong Kong, University of Detroit Mercy, University of Manchester.

●   Public Affaris Administration

Objectives: Cultivating students to master basic theories and knowledge of management, sociology and law. Students should have the abilities to plan, organize and make decision. They also have quatitative analysis skill and other computer skills to use office automation system and management information system.

Requirements: Familiar with policies and laws of state political system, administrative system, social management system. Have the abilities of social survey, data induction, data compilation and data analysis. Have the ability to write academic articles and conduct academic communication. Have good academic background and practice experiences in public sector management and social security.

Major disciplines: Politics, Management, Sociology.

Main Courses: Principles of Management, Principles of Politial Science, Sociology, Public Economics, Constitution and Administration Law, General Logic, Public Policy, Administration Organization, Administration Ethics, Urban Management, NGO Management, Project Management of Public Sector, Statistics, Public Relations, Financial Management of Public Sector, Public Crisis Management, Human Resource Management of Public Sector, Performance Management in Public Sector.

Professional Practice: The School carries on practice education in public relations, social survey and community work practice in cooperation with grassroots communities and local governmental departments such as Civil Administration Department. Students are encouraged to apply innovation prjects and discipline competition such as Challenge Cup Competition of the Uni, Jiangsu Province, or the State. They also have opportunities to take part in teachers’academic research to practice their academic skills.

Further education opportunieis: Politics, Public Administration, Social Security.

Employment orientation: Graduates are qualified for posts of management, teaching and secretary in Party and government offices, enterprises and public Institutions and social organizations. They can also continue their education in postgraduate study.



BA Administrative Management [1311]
BA Public Sector Management [1329]
BA Jurisprudence [1328]