Shanghai University is a comprehensive university built by the Ministry of Education and Shanghai Municipal People’s Government, and it is a member of China Project 211 Universities and is a national first-class discipline construction university. The research capability and level of Shanghai University are among the advanced universities in China. Shanghai University is ranked 387th in the world and 16th in China in the QS2021 World Rankings. Shanghai University established the World Commercial District Institute in 2019. The World Commercial District Institute (WCDI) of Shanghai University, underpin by the academic expertise and resources of the School of Management, Shanghai University, is dedicated to the research and dissemination of theoretical knowledge of world business, to promote the innovative development of Shanghai’s business economy, and to become an influential platform for applied research and talent training in the field of business management in China.


Missions of the Institute:

  • Promoting the development and application of global business management theory through high-quality research. 
  • Promoting innovation development of enterprises with accurate consultation.
  • Cultivating international business management elites through systematic and critical education.


The following Wrexham Glyndŵr University courses can be studied at WCDI of Shanghai University:

  • MBA p/t