SUFE adheres to the goal of education internationalization, facilitating the reform and development by opening to the outside world. Through various exchange and cooperative programs at multiple levelsandin different fields, SUFE continuously strengthens the cooperation with other universities in different countries and regions all over the world, and makes great efforts to cultivate the internationalized talents who havethe international horizon, good knowledge of international rules and competence of participating international affairs and competitions. So far, SUFE has signed 121 official agreements with 75 universities in 25 countries or regions. Those cooperative programs cover a wide range of fields, and created various channels and forms ofcollaboration.The main cooperative programs are illustrated in the following diagram:
SUFE takes advantage of its own unique features to explore different ways of cultivating international talents. SUFE students could participate in various programs, like study abroad program with governmental scholarship, student exchange program, visiting study program, international competition, academic conference, study tour program, to rich their life experience, improve competence of study and research, and broaden their international visions. The number of students who participated in the international activities keeps increasing and reached more than 400 per year now. Their target countries include the U.S.A.,UK, Canada, Japan, French, Switzerland, the Netherlands, Finland, and Australiaand so on.
A large number of representatives from overseas universities, international organizations and international enterprises paid visits or delivered speeches at SUFE, such as Robert William Fogel, winner of the 1993 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics Sciences, James Alexander Mirrlees, winner of the 1996 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics Sciences and other notable academics, as well as senior executives from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, the World Bank, the Federal Reserve System, Barclays Bank and so on.
SUFE keeps good relationship with the international organizations including the World Bank, International Monetary Fund, the United Nations Development Programme, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, The United Nations Human Settlements Programme. Meanwhile, SUFE collaborates with 16 international certification organizations, such as ACCA, CGA, CPCU, CII, IOA, on international professional training.