Founded in 1984, Shanghai University of Political Science and Law (SHUPL) is situated in the well-known Sheshan Mountain scenic area. SHUPL features practicality and application. It educates personnel of various disciplines at multiple levels. Guided by a scientific development outlook, SHUPL is becoming a high-level liberal arts university with distinctive features and producing intellectuals with practical skills. The university now has 12 academic schools and other teaching departments include the Graduate School, Department of Physical Education, Network and Modern Education Technology Center, and Vocational Training Center. SHUPL now offers 3 master’s degree programs, 25 undergraduate programs and 7 higher vocational degree programs. There are more than 10,600 full-time students in the university. SHUPL has an outstanding faculty. 40% of its faculty members are above associate professor level and over 84% of its faculty members are masters or even doctors. The university attaches great importance to international exchanges and has established exchange relations with many institutions and universities from countries and regions like the United States, France, Japan and Hong Kong.