The School of Economics and Management of Zhejiang Sci-Tech University was founded as the Department of Business Management in 1985. In December 1999, the School of Economics and Management was established. After more than 30 years, the school now has two discipline groups of economics and management; three first-level disciplines of Applied Economics, Management Science and Engineering, and Business Administration; four professional degree fields of Logistics Engineering, MBA, Accounting (MPAcc) and Finance (MF). There are currently eight undergraduate majors in International Economics and Trade, Economics, Finance, Information Management and Information System, Big Data Management and Application, Business Administration, Human Resource Management, and Accounting, among which International Economics and Trade and Information Management and Information System are two majors of the national-level first-class undergraduate major disciplines; the majors of Human Resources Management and Economics are two provincial-level first-class undergraduate major disciplines. There are two English taught disciplines in International Economics and Trade and Business Administration, and one international class of Accounting (ACA).
The school currently has more than 170 faculty members. Faculties with senior professional titles account for more than 50% of full-time teachers, 10 of them were selected as "Provincial New Century 151 Talent", 8 were selected as provincial academic leaders, and 2 teams were respectively selected as Zhejiang Provincial Cultural Innovation Key Innovation Team and Zhejiang Province University Innovation Team. In addition, the school also has outstanding academics as provincial young experts, provincial-level outstanding teachers, provincial ten-thousand-person plan "Youth Top-notch", the provincial "Academician Pair Young Talents Program" and other talents. There are 5 doctoral supervisors and more than 50 master supervisors.
The school has 1 provincial key research base for humanities and social sciences, 1 provincial higher education thinktank for philosophy and social sciences, 1 provincial first-class discipline (Applied Economics) and 1 provincial key discipline (Business Administration). In the past 5 years, more than 30 national-level scientific research projects have been approved, with a total scientific research funding of more than 40 million yuan, and more than 40 academic monographs published in authoritative academic journals such as "Management World", "Economic Research", "Psychological Journal", and More than 500 academic papers have been published in international journals such as SCI/SSCI, and more than 20 provincial and ministerial teaching and scientific research achievement awards have been won.