Ministry of Personnel
|Ministry of Personnel|
|Literal meaning||Officials Department|
|Manchu script||ᡥᠠᡶᠠᠨ ᡳ ᠵᡠᡵᡤᠠᠨ|
|Möllendorff||hafan i jurgan|
Under the Ming, the Ministry of Personnel was in charge of civil appointments, merit ratings, promotions, and demotions of officials, as well as granting of honorific titles. Military appointments, promotions, and demotions fell under the purview of the Ministry of War.
- Hucker (1958), p. 32.
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