61 ECNU projects approved for national sciences fund


The National Office for Philosophy and Social Sciences, National Office for Education Sciences Planning and National Office for Art Sciences Planning recently announced the 2020 lists of annual projects approved for the National Social Science Fund. 61 ECNU projects found their names on the lists, a record high in the university’s history and  No. 1 among Chinese universities . 

Among the projects approved, , 44 are funded the National Office for Philosophy and Social Sciences, including four key projects, 28 general projects and 12 youth projects, a new record for the university, placing ECNU  at the sixth place among all Chinese universities and the first place among the universities in Shanghai. The average approval rate is 22.4 percent, higher than the national average of 14.4 percent. 

Source: ECNU Publicity Office

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East China Normal University