October 9th, Nankai University’s first PPE (Philosophy, Politics and Economics) special program opened at Zhou Enlai’s School of Government, Jinnan campus.
Vice President Guanglei Zhu attended the opening ceremony and celebrated the opening of Nankai University’s first PPE special program. He expected the students to find their niche, work hard and be consistent with the internationalization and remain committed to becoming the talents in social science with strong humanistic concern.
Founded by Oxford University’s Balliol College dating back to over 100 years ago, PPE (Philosophy, Politics and Economics) is regarded as one of the top majors in human social science. It focuses on the leadership cultivation, the graduates of which include international politicians, industrial elites and outstanding scholars. Based on the strong disciplinary foundation of Philosophy, Politics and Economics, Nankai University debuted its PPE program this year. The program is opened for the freshman of the year 2018 and selected a total of thirty students after a second round of examination and selection. Each students of the program will take courses of Philosophy, Politics and Administration, and Economics at the same time, and obtain a double degree of either Law and Philosophy or Law and Economics.
Source: Nankai News
Written by Jici Nie
Edited by Yuchen Shi and Ruoyan Yan