Nanjing Audit University

Name Nanjing Audit University City NanJing
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340 Total Student
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NAU’s current student population totals around 16,000, including undergraduates, postgraduates and international students. It has an outstanding teaching faculty of 975 teachers, among which there are 152 professors and 480 with doctoral degrees. Today’s NAU consists of two beautiful campuses, Mochou campus and Pukou campus, covering a total area of over 145 hectares. 

NAU provides 33 undergraduate programs. Auditing, finance, and cameralistics are three featured disciplines granted by China Ministry of Education; auditing, finance, cameralistics, management science and engineering, business management are provincial key disciplines; auditing, finance and cameralistics are provincial brand disciplines; cameralistics, accounting, business management, international economy and trade, information management and information systems are provincial featured majors. In the year 2012, NAU was ranked as “Jiangsu Provincial Outstanding College in Teaching Affairs”.

Auditing science and technology has established itself as a provincial preponderant discipline. Applied economics is the provincial first-level key cultivation discipline. Law and public management is the provincial first-level key construction discipline. In the past five years, NAU has undertaken 42 natural science fund and national social science fund projects, as well as 115 provincial scientific research projects. 

NAU actively promotes internationalization of education. The university has established a close relationship with a number of well-known universities, including the London School of Economics and Political Science in Unite Kingdom, the Lomonosov State University of Moscow in Russia, the University of California, Santa Cruz in the United States. NAU has been recognized as the only Partner University of IAEP (the Internal Auditing Education Partnership) program in China, and had student exchange, faculty exchange, credit recognition and research cooperation with global universities partners. NAU cooperates with the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) to foster international CPAs and has been granted “the university cultivating the most ACCA talents in the world” and “Platinum Status as training provider” by the ACCA Headquarters. The university has established extensive cooperation and exchange contacts with some international organizations, such as the International Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions (INTOSAI), Asian Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions (ASOSAI), International Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) as well as the supreme audit institutions of the United States, France and other dozens of countries and regions. In the past five years, over 800 teachers went abroad visiting first-class universities and SAIs for academic exchange, or taking part in training programs. 62 person-time university teachers were engaged in UN audit programs. Over 2000 students have visited foreign universities or institutes on exchange programs, or attended international conferences, academic competitions and overseas voluntary activities, etc. A total of more than 1000 foreign experts and scholars such as Myron Scholes, Nobel Prize Laureates for Economics, Dr. Josef Moser, Secretary General of INTOSAI and President of the Austrian Court of Audit, Mr. Gene L. Dodaro, Auditor General of the Government Accountability Office of US, Mr. Didier Migaud, Auditor General of the French Court of Audit; Mr. Aroldo Oliveira,President of Brazil’s Court of Accounts (TCU);Mr. Shri Shashi Kant Sharma, Comptroller and Auditor General of India, Mr. Thembekile Kimi Makwetu, Auditor-General of South Africa;Dr. Sheriffi Sharifi Mohammed, Auditor General of Afghanistan, Prof. Mussa J. Assad, Auditor General of Tanzanian and Mr. Richard Chambers, President of IIA were conferred honorary professors of NAU.

NAU adheres to the teaching philosophy of “distinguishing features, high quality and internationalization” and cherishes “honesty, truth pursuing, diligence and devotion to public duty” as its school motto. For the last 30 years, NAU has developed a school culture where students are put in the first place, featured by the combination of science and humanity, learning and application. 

NAU campuses, especially the Pukou campus, with its picturesque landscape and surrounded by hills and lakes, is a perfect place for students from both home and abroad to enjoy an unforgettable university experience. The university offers not only study support and career planning, but also psychological consultation and financial support for students from poverty-stricken areas. Annually the university offers all kinds of oversea exchange programs for qualified candidates and encourages the students to take part in various forms of community activities, voluntary work and social practice.