Building a modern university system: A case study account of Higher Education reform in China

Year: 2005

Author: Liu, Shufan, Shen, Yunhua

Type of paper: Abstract refereed

This paper reports a case study of reform and readjustment of the administration of China's higher education system. This paper reports key findings from this case study that is based on an analysis of the formation, contents and characteristics of the policy, "Outline of Jilin University Reform of Administration Structure and Management System." It concludes by identifying a range of implications arising from these research findings for the development of modern universities in a changing world.