Dr. Yang Zhijian is president of the Open University of China (OUC) and presides over the overall work of the university. Dr. Yang is also chairman of the OUC Academic Degree Evaluation Committee and executive member of the OUC Quality Assurance Committee.
Li Ling is OUC vice president and Party secretary in charge of Party affairs. He presides over the Party Committee Office, Human Resources Department, and the Department of News and Public Information.
Li Linshu is OUC vice president and a professor. He is in charge of the educational informatisation work and assists the president in taking care of the Information Technology Department (Engineering Centre). He presides over the Learning Resources Department (Library), Student Affairs and Teacher Development Centre, Quality Supervision and Evaluation Centre, the Credit Bank Management Office (Learning Outcomes Accreditation Centre) and the secondary technical school. He also acts as the director of Information Technology Department, director of the Credit Bank Management Office and principal of the CCRTVU Secondary Technical School.
Liu Chen is OUC vice president and a professor. He is in charge of the university teaching work and presides over the Academic Affairs Department (Admissions Office and Examination Centre), Department of External Education and Professional Training, the Experimental School, the Open University for Older Adults. He also acts as the director of MOE Vocational Education Steering Committee Office and MOE Research &Training Centre for Community Education.
Yang Xiaotang, deputy secretary of Party Committee, professor. He is in charge of the university scientific research work and presides over the Education Research Institute (Scientific Research Department), International Cooperation and Exchange Department, Retirement Office, School of Vocational Education and Training, Chinese Language Centre, Assessment Management Corporation and school-owned enterprises. He also acts as executive member of the OUC Academic Committee and director of the Chinese Language Centre.
Liu Xianghong, deputy secretary of the Party Committee and secretary of Discipline Committee. She presides over the Discipline Inspection and Audit Department.
Yanwei, OUC vice president. He is in charge of the university career development, work of aiding Xinjiang and Tibet Autonomous Regions and educational targeted poverty alleviation. He presides over the President’s Office, Business Development Department, Finance Department, Labour Union, Asset Management Department and Logistics & Security Department.