Language and Literature:
areas under this direction are: Modern Mongolian language, the Middle
Ages Mongolian language, Altaic languages (including Manchu- Tungusic
languages and Turkic languages), the northern people’s ancient writing, the
information processing of Mongolian, the Mongolian ancient literature, the
Mongolian literary criticism, the Mongolian contemporary literature, the
Mongolian and Altaic heroic epics, the cultural relationship between
Mongolian, the Han and the Tibetan. It covers almost all the fields on the
researching course, it involves not only the Mongolian language and writing
but also the ones of all the Chinese northern peoples, Central Asia and even
some countries and regions in Europe.
History and Culture:
areas under this direction are: the history of the ancient people in
Mongolian Plateau, the history of the ancient Mongolia (in Liao Dynasty,
Yuan Dynasty, Ming Dynasty and Qing Dynasty), the modern history of
Mongolia, the history of the Mongolian region (including the history of the
Chinese Communist Party and the history of the Chinese Revolution), the
history of Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, the history of Yuan Dynasty,
the documents of Mongolian history (writing in Mongolian, Han and Man), the
documents of Yuan Dynasty and Mongolian archaeology, etc..
of Mongolian culture includes Mongolian folk custom, Mongolian religion,
cultural relationship between Mongolia and the Zang, Mongolian philosophy,
the nomadic culture of the north nationalities and the Mongolian people in
Mongolia and Russia, etc.
We are highly
focused on contacting practices. From the theoretical standpoint, we should
make out the position and function of the Mongolian culture in the social
and economic development of our autonomous region; from the practical
standpoint, we should contribute to the strategy for West Development.
Society and Economy:
As a new
research direction, the centre studies both Mongolian society and its
economy, which could expand the learning fields of Mongolian Studies and
also promote to its development. Gathering various efforts from the society
and the university; by means of anthropology, sociology, ethnology, history,
linguistics and any other research method; focused closed on the needs of
the national and regional development of economy, culture and society, the
centre carries out a poly-subject study to serve the West Development.
pays more attention `to trying out the theories in practice and developing
the research for the nomadic culture. From the theoretical standpoint, we
could further make out the position and function of the Mongolian culture in
the social and economic development of our autonomous region, so we can
positively organize and advance a research for the sustainable development
in Chinese northern pastoral area through a synthesis of history, language,
culture, the economy of livestock husbandry, ecosystem and other subjects.
Thus, we could contribute to the strategy for West Development.
we would enhance to study the society and economy of our peripheral
countries and regions, especially of our neighbors Mongolia and Russia, so
that we would contribute to the economic and cultural exchanges and the
opening of our country and region.
promote the function of Mongolian Studies to serve our economy, culture and
society by a synthesis of poly-subject; it can make a good few achievements;
mostly, it can bring a number of highly trained talents. We would attempt to
set up the economic master degree of ethnology and Chinese national
minorities in order to foster plenty of qualified personnel to serve the
autonomous region and West Development.