XTU Approved to Offer Doctorate Degree for Seven First-Level Disciplines
In recent days, the Academic Degrees Committee of the State Council printed and distributed Notice on Releasing the List of Newly-added Doctorate Degrees and Masters Degrees for First-Level Disciplines Approved in 2010 to make public the newly listed disciplines approved at the 28th Conference of the Academic Degrees Committee. Xiangtan University is authorized to grant doctorate degree for seven first-level disciplines and master’s degree for eleven first-level disciplines.
The seven new doctorate programs include philosophy, theoretical economics, the science of law, mathematics, materials science and engineering, chemical engineering and technology, public administration. The eleven new master programs include political science, foreign language and literature, journalism and communication, history, power engineering and engineering thermophysics, electrical engineering, electronic science and technology, information and communication engineering, control science and engineering, environmental science and engineering, library, information and archives management. Up to now, our university has been entitled to offer doctorate degree for seven first-level disciplines and master’s degree for twenty-seven disciplines.
(Graduate Department of Xiangtan University)