Live Consultation Conference for 2021 Admissions of Master of Finance of Southern University of Scie
Date: 2020-08-05

On Monday, July 27, 2020, 16:30 PM, the Department of Finance of Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) held an online consultation meeting for the 2021 financial master program. The consultation was held online and broadcast in many platforms simultaneously, which attracted nearly 5600 students from all over the country to watch.

(Note: The replay link is at https://souky.eol.cn/share/video/193)

 Live Consultation Conference for 2021 Admissions of Master of Finance of Southern University of Scie


First of all, the host, Assistant Professor Yan Shuo introduced the meeting agenda. The head of the Department of Finance and Chair Professor Shaun Wang first gave a speech. Professor Shaun Wang introduced the academic system, characteristics, research directions and replacement channels of the master of Southern University of Science and Technology in Finance. In addition, Professor Shaun Wang shared some of his views and thoughts on finance and learning. Finally, Professor Shaun Wang shared some his research on how the government can support SMEs after the epidemic. he encouraged the students to come and study at Southern University of Science and Technology.

Live Consultation Conference for 2021 Admissions of Master of Finance of Southern University of Scie 


Associate Professor Yang Zhaojun then introduced the financial engineering direction of the SUSTech Financial Master program. He said that the core content of the Master program in Finance includes: the principles and methods of the design, pricing and risk management of financial derivatives; the pricing of emerging financial products and investment analysis; quantitative portfolio management; financial machine learning, etc. He emphasized the superior study conditions provided by SUSTech for graduate students. He finally said that SUSTech was a unique university, which is different from some old schools. You can know its today and tomorrow if you know the yesterday of those schools. However, SUSTech changes every day. It is not possible to simply speculate on SUSTech's today and tomorrow from the perspective of the past. To understand the real SUSTech, you should not to simply hear of it but to experience it really.

 Live Consultation Conference for 2021 Admissions of Master of Finance of Southern University of Scie


Assistant Professor Chen Kun introduced the development of Chinese Fintech industry from the perspective of finance and technology. She also shared some of her research on market monitoring and identification of financial fraud.

 Live Consultation Conference for 2021 Admissions of Master of Finance of Southern University of Scie


Assistant Professor Lai Shufang shared some of her research in accounting and corporate finance. In addition, She shared the necessary skills for financial practitioners that she saw during her visit to the Wharton Business School.

Live Consultation Conference for 2021 Admissions of Master of Finance of Southern University of Scie 


Assistant Professor Yan Shuo shared her research on bank credit, corporate finance, and behavioral finance. She also introduced the meeting system and academic research of her team.

 Live Consultation Conference for 2021 Admissions of Master of Finance of Southern University of Scie


Wang Li, who is in charge of graduate educational affairs in Department of Fiance, introduced to the students the master's program of the Department of Finance from the perspective of the development history, replacements, industry-university-research cooperation, school-enterprise exchanges and cooperation. She expressed welcome to everyone and hope they can study finally in the beautiful coastal city-Shenzhen at the Southern University of Science and Technology.

 Live Consultation Conference for 2021 Admissions of Master of Finance of Southern University of Scie


Wang Rong, an outstanding graduate student by 2020, shared his experience in applying for PHD. He introduced the difference between domestic and overseas Ph.D. programs. And He shared his preparation for ph.d. and the difference in the types of doctoral scholarships.

Live Consultation Conference for 2021 Admissions of Master of Finance of Southern University of Scie 


In the end, the teachers of the Department of Finance responded to the questions raised by audiences that they were concerned about for the master program in finance. Assistant Professor Yan Shuo Finally thanked all the students for their support on the webcast for the master program, and hoped to meet everyone one day on the beautiful campus.