In 1984, the accounting major began to recruit undergraduates and in 1999, it started to recruit postgraduates. This major has been granted as a Superior Program of the University in 2005 and Heilongjiang Provincial Key Major in 2011. This major is committed to training the professional accounting talents who are capable of the knowledge and abilities in the fields like management, economy, law and accounting, and are with the spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship which can be revealed in their future working practices in companies, public institutions or government etc.
Northeast Forestry University is among the earliest enrollers of accounting major undergraduates in Heilongjiang Province. Students have a high satisfaction of faculty, teaching level, teaching methodology and teaching effectiveness. Additionally, this major also has a wide social impact and good reputation. Students have done a great job in the in-class learning, teaching practice, academic activities and social practice. For example, they have won the Gold medal in National Undergraduate Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition and achieved good results in “Yongyou Cup” Management Information Application Skill and Entrepreneurial Competition of Heilongjiang College Students, Enterprise Resource Planning Sand Table Simulation Confrontation and IMA Campus Management Accounting Case Competition.
From a nationwide perspective, the employment prospects for the accounting graduates are good. The employment rate for accounting major graduates from Northeast Forestry University has exceeded 90%. Their career will start in enterprises, financial institutions, public institutions, and government. There are also graduates who would like to study further or study abroad. Nearly 20% of accounting major graduates will study further in the key universities of 985, or 211 through examination or recommendation.
The accounting major of Northeast Forestry University is Heilongjiang Key Program and University Key Construction Major. The major has 19 faculty members in total, including 5 professors and 12 associate professors, 2 Ph.D. advisers and 14 Master tutors. Among them, 13 have Ph.D. and 8 have the experience of studying abroad in well-known international universities. The major also has one Heilongjiang Provincial Young Teaching Expert, one University Teaching Celebrity and some Top Ten Teachers. This major has undertaken several subjects of the National Natural Science Foundation, Heilongjiang Provincial Social Science Fund, Natural Science Foundation, the Postdoctoral Fund and the State Forestry Administration, achieved a number of important results, and won a number of incentives of provincial and ministerial level.
About the Specialist
As a Professor and Ph.D. adviser, TIAN Guoshuang has been committed to the theoretical and practical research of accounting and auditing for a long time. At present, he is the member of State Council Discipline Appraisal Group and Vice President of Heilongjiang Provincial Accounting Association.
The faculty have a high theoretical level and are well experienced of practice. The University provides great conditions for professional teaching and experiments. Students are able to master a good grasp of accounting professional basic theories and methods, have the abilities of comprehensively analyzing accounting information and solving the practical problems after four years’ study. Because of the high training quality and good employment prospects, many high-level students are eager to register for the post-graduate examination. It is also a popular choice for the second degree of other major students and students who change their major.