Managerial Science & Engineering became a first-level disciplinequalified to grantmaster’s degree in 2003, one of the first in SYU. Supported by provincial-level key lab of equipment manufacturing comprehensive automation and cooperated by schools of information engineering, business administration, and mechanical engineering, the discipline hasopened the Lab of Managerial Science and Technology, the Lab of Virtual Logistics and Simulation, the Lab of Flexible Manufacturing System, the Lab of ERP Comprehensive Simulation, and the key Lab of Industrial System Engineering.
The discipline focuses onproduction and operation, economy and society management.It has 6 research orientations ofSystematic Engineering and Operational Research, Industrial Engineering and Management, Logistic Management and Engineering, Information Management and Commercial Intelligence, Human Resources Management and Capital Operation and Risk Management.In the recent five years, it has undertaken over 20 scientific programs of different levels, including 2 programs of National Natural Science Fund, 4 programs of provincial-level natural science fund, 10 programs of scientific schemes of provincial and municipal levels, and 7 latitudinal-study programs, with an accumulated scientific cost of over 7 million yuan.
The discipline has a team of supervisorswith professionals and amateurs,reasonable structure, rigorous attitude, and high standards of education and research,sufficient to cultivate excellent personnel and promote knowledge innovation. The team includes 16 teachers, with 8 professors,8 associate professors, and 15 PhD degree holders.