Prospective Students

Established in 1991, the School of Humanities and Social Science has over 50 professorial faculty in 12 disciplines who focus primarily on China in comparative perspective, as embodied in our new undergraduate major in Global Chinese Studies: Humanities and Social Science, launched in 2011. The Division of Humanities includes faculty in anthropology, arts, history, linguistics, literature and philosophy; and the Division of Social Science includes faculty in economics, geography, political science, psychology and sociology as well as Science, Technology & Society (STS). Recently, in 2012 QS Asian University Rankings (by faculty), our School rank #10 and #29 in Social Sciences & Management and Arts & Humanities representatively.