You are now here Home > Academics > Schools >

School of Public Affairs and Administration

Introduction to the School

1.       History and Timeline:

1956—Establishment of Marxism-Leninism Department

1984—Establishment of Social Science Department

1993—Establishment of School of Social Science and Humanities

2006—Renamed as School of Political Science and Public Administration

2017—Renamed as School of Public Affairs and Administration

2.     Research Fields:

● Theory and Methodology for Administrative Management

● Public Service and Public Policy

● E-government and Smart Governance

● Social Governance and Public Security

3.     Research Centers and Laboratories:

●  Research Centers

○   Key Research Base for Sichuan Social Science and Philosophy

— PA Information Research Center of UESTC

— Center for Digitized Culture and Media of UESTC

○   UESTC Research Centers

Center for Data and Smart Governance

Center for West African Studies

Strategic Research Center for Chinese Cultural Industry

Pan - Himalayan Communication Research Center

Higher Education Institute

○    SPAA Featured Research Centers

Smart Governance for City Development

Regional Governance Modernization

Social Security

Social Psychology and Management Decision

Social Security and Crisis Management

Educational Economics and Administration

Tibetan Communication

Government Ruled by Law and Building Clean Government

●  UESTC Base for Leadership Education and Training of Sichuan Province

Up to 10 ,000 local officials in Sichuan province have their professional training completed at Leadership Education and Training of Sichuan Province based at SPAA.

●   Laboratories

E-Governance Lab

Public Policy Lab

Data Visualization based E-Governance Lab

4.       Contact us:

Prof. Zhao Shurong  Ms. Zhang Mengmeng

Tel: 0086-28-61831681/61831756


Address: Zonghe Building 452 room, UESTC Qiangshuihe Campus

No.2006, Xiyuan Ave, West Hi-Tech Zone, Chengdu, Sichuan, P.R. China  611731

5.       School Website: