The Teaching and Research Section of Economics was founded in the former South China Normal College.
The Institute of Philosophy and Social Sciences was founded in the former South China Normal College. As a branch of the Institute, the Research Section of Economics was authorized to take in graduate students majoring in Political Economy).
Library Science Specialty was established.
The Department of Economics was founded in 1987, but undergraduate students majoring in Economic Management began to be taken in as early as 1985.
The Institute of Economics was founded.
The Department of Information Management was founded.
Department of Economics, Institute of Economics and Department of Information Management were combined into the School ofEconomics and Management.