Nanjing Audit University (NAU), established in 1983, is the only full-time undergraduate institute at home and abroad that carries “Audit” in its name, and is one of the birthplaces of audit higher education in China. NAU has always adhered to the initial intention of serving the audit career, and has pioneered a characteristic path of serving national strategic needs as the orientation, serving national economic supervision and national governance as the mandate, and meeting the needs of the audit industry and regional economic and social development as the focus. In 2021, NAU is permitted to confer doctoral degree，In 2022, it was selected into the Jiangsu High-level University Construction Plan.
NAU has built a system of disciplines and specialties with audit as the brand and the disciplines of Economics, Administration, Law, Engineering, Liberal Art and Science supporting each other and developing synergistically. For now, there is 1 doctoral degree discipline (Statistics), 8 authorized academic master degree disciplines (Business Administration, Theoretical Economics, Applied Economics, Law, Statistics, Computer Science and Technology, Public Administration，Administration Science and Engineering), 13 authorized professional master degree disciplines (Auditing, Accounting, Finance, MBA, International Business, Law, Applied Statistics, Electronic Information, Insurance, Tax, Engineering Management, MPA, Chinese as a Foreign Language), and 37 bachelor degree disciplines (Among them, there are 18 national-level first-class majors and 11 provincial-level first-class majors).