Dean's Welcome



As the first comprehensive public university established by the People’s Republic of China, RUC has a history of more than 80 years and famous for humanities and social sciences. Founded in 1952, our school provided the first and biggest higher archival education program in China and extended to information, library and knowledge management fields, cultivating in electronic records management, digital humanities, data science, health informatics, smart city and other cutting-edge fields.

We provide three undergraduate programs in records and archives management, information management and information system, and information resource management; for master and Ph.D levels, we provide programs in archival science, library and information science, information analytics, and information resource management. According to the discipline evaluation by Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China (MOE) in 2017, 2012 and 2009, we keeps on ranking on the top three in the field of library, information and archival science. We are proudly on the list of MOE world-class discipline construction in 2017,the milestone event is promoting international faculty and academic developing strategy.

We encourage partnerships and synergies with relevant disciplines, programs, departments and universities, we also actively involved in international communication and collaboration, hosted many international symposiums sponsored by ICA, UNESCO, ISO, InterPARES and SAAC. 
We are looking forward to more fruitful cooperation worldwide in future!

Welcome to the School of Information Resource Management, iSchool at Renmin University of China! Waiting for you in Beijing!