Milestones
 
  • 2019
  • 2018
  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2010
  • 2009
  • April 20

    Shanghai Advanced Institute of Financial Research (SAIFR) was established.

  • April 19

    The 10th anniversary of SAIF.

  • March 9

    The Advanced Finance Program in collaboration with Wharton was launched.

  • October 25

    The International Financial Center Research Professional Committee was launched by Shanghai Financial Association at SAIF.

  • June 18

    SAIF’s Master of Finance program continued to hold the No. 1 position in Asia and jumped 4 places to rank 10th globally by the Financial Times.

  • May 16

    SAIF entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, whereby the two schools formed a long-term strategic collaboration partnership.

  • November 24

    SAIF established a 10-year collaboration partnership with National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER). The two parties will co-organize a series of international conferences on economic policies.

  • June 19

    SAIF’s Master of Finance program was ranked 1st in Asia and 14th in the world by the Financial Times.

  • June 20

    SAIF made a strong debut in the Financial Times' annual ranking of the best Master in Finance (MF) programs in the world, ranking 2nd in Asia and 28th in the world.

  • March 16

    SAIF officially opened its campus in Pudong and signed the strategic cooperation agreement with the Shanghai Lujiazui Finance and Trade Zone Management Committee.

  • February 28

    SAIF received AACSB Accreditation and became one of the youngest AACSB-accredited business schools in the world.

  • September 01

    SAIF expanded its presence with the opening of a new office in Shenzhen.

  • March 28-30

    The External Review Committee, comprised of 6 prestigious international financial experts, visited SAIF and fully affirmed SAIF’s achievements over the past five years.

  • January 01

    SAIF was granted AACSB membership.

  • September 15

    DBA in Global Financial Management was launched with Arizona State University.

  • July 31

    SAIF opened its campus in Beijing

  • June 27

    The Finance EMBA program was launched.

  • September 19

    The Finance MBA and MF programs were launched.

  • August 12

    China Academy of Financial Research (CAFR), the research institute affiliated with SAIF, was officially inaugurated.

  • April 19

    SAIF was officially inaugurated.

  • February 20

    The first SAIF Board meeting took place, during which the SAIF Constitution was adopted.