The doctoral program in finance was launched in 2010. There are 22 doctoral advisers at SAIF, all of whom are/were chaired or tenured professors from leading business schools in the world. They have extensive experiences in teaching and research and can guide the PhD candidates to carry out cutting-edge research in financial economics.

The PhD in Finance is a full-time only program that runs for 4-5 years. Some courses in the first school year will be taught in both Chinese and English. Professional Master Degree holders are not eligible to apply.

1.Holder of a valid alien passport
2.Bachelor degree or above
3.Solid quantitative background
4.Proficiency in English
5.GMAT > 600 or GRE >1200
6.In good health
7. Solid Chinese skills

1.Application form
2.Degree certificate*
3.Official academic transcript
4.Score report of GMAT or GRE*
5.Information page of passport* and one ID photo (taken within the last 6 months)
6.Three reference letters from scholars with ranks at associate professor or above
7.Application fee: RMB 800 (≈$130)
(Note: Items with* can be submitted as photocopies)

Contact Us
Email: iao@saif.sjtu.edu.cn
Tel: 86-21-62933283
Website: http://www.sie.sjtu.edu.cn/en
SAIF Address:
Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Datong Plaza, 211 West Huaihai Road, Shanghai
P.R. China, 200030