The city of Xi'an , the oldest of the Four Great Ancient Capticals, has been the capital of ancient China for 13 dynasties and is home to several world-famous historical resorts such as the Terrecotta Army and the Wild Goose Pagoda.
XJTU is a key university which is directly administered by the Chinese Education Ministry and is one of the oldest current institutions of higher education in China. Xi'an Jiaotong University, as one of the first universities entering the seventh and eighth five-plan, as well as China's "211 Project" and “985 Project”, is selected to be developed into a global first-class university.
Originally founded in 1928, and restored in 1984, the School of Management, Xi’an Jiaotong University is one of the earliest management schools in China. It now has two state first-level key disciplines---Management Science and Engineering and Business Administration, and owns the doctoral program and the postdoctoral programwithin the two disciplines. The school is also one of the first experimental schools offering the MBA and the EMBA programs in China. The Information Management and E-Business Department now has 17 full time faculty members.
The Master of Science program in Information Systems in Xi'an Jiaotong University provides great opportunities for both domestic and international students, with a focus on Business Analytics, Economics of IS, Decision Sciences and Electronic Commerce. The Information Systems and E-Business Department now has 18 faculty members. The program provides scholarships to international students.
The PhD program in Information Systems in Xi'an Jiaotong University focuses on academic excellence and innovation. The Information Systems and E-Business Department now has 18 faculty members with a variety of research interests inlcuding Business Analytics, Economics of IS, Decision Sciences and Electronic Commerce. The PhD program is highly deversified with students from all over the world.