In the past five years, the Institute has adhered to the "strategy of strengthening scientific research institutions", promoted scientific and technological innovation and promoted the overall strength of scientific research. With the "Jiangsu province food safety research base" and "China networking development strategy research base" 2 provincial bases the "approved food safety risk management research institute" focuses on cultivating the Jiangsu think-tank; the "human resources development research base" and the "Wuxi research and development base of Wuxi tourism and regional City School to build a research base; the" Wuxi Energy Saving And Recycling Economy Research Center "and" Wuxi Financial Research Center "City School to build the research center, formed by discipline leaders and led by young doctors as the main innovators, solidarity and cooperators of the academic team, made a large number of research results that have important influence on society and academia alike. The steady growth of total research funding, totaling more than 2900 yuan, above the level of scientific research projects approved at nearly 150, which include 24 national research projects and 43 provincial projects. Together, they have won the provincial and ministerial level awards, completed a major project offered by the National Social Science Fund Project of the Ministry of Education, as well as received humanities and Social Sciences outstanding achievements in the form of two projects such as the "zero" breakthrough. A total of more than 1,300 papers, including 59 papers collected by SSCI and SCI, 359 papers collected by CSSCI core journals which have published 53 books and textbooks; Finally, a consultation report adopted by the provincial and ministerial level government departments, including 3 articles report by the party and state leaders affirm their instructions.
The school aims to increase the standard of training for talented people and the level of scientific research. As a contribution to economic construction and social development, it has successfully achieved 46 research projects at provincial and national level between 2014 and 2016. Meanwhile, it has published 304 research papers including 64 SSCI，SCI and EI papers as well 35 academic works and textbooks. The school of business has set up the “Research Base of Food Safety, Jiangsu Province” and the “Research Base of Chinese IOT Development Strategy”, and has established four interdisciplinary research centres with local governments to build the brand of the modern university. Every year, over 20 national seminars have actively continued strong academic traditions.