Beijing Language and Culture University
Province: Beijing–Beijing University Ranking: 3419
Province: Beijing–Beijing University Ranking: 3419
Beijing Language and Culture University(北京语言大学) is located in the Zhongguancun Technology park, a forest of higher education. The campus creates a peaceful and comfortable environment of study and living that is covering 38 hectares of lush trees and gardens. It is a higher institute directly under the Ministry of Education of China. It was established under the personal care of Premier Zhou Enlai and was founded in 1962. It was named the Beijing Language Institute in June 1964. It was renamed Beijing Language and Culture University in June 1996. In 2002, the university name was simplified to Beijing Language and Culture University.
Beijing Language and Culture University(北京语言大学) is the only international university in China whose main task is to educate Chinese students in Chinese and Chinese culture. It is known as the “little United Nations”. Art and other professional education also undertake the tasks of training Chinese teachers and foreign language training before going abroad. Northern Languages has developed into a multi-disciplinary university with characteristics and advantages in language teaching and research, and the coordinated development of Chinese, foreign languages and related disciplines. Disciplines cover literature, economics, law, engineering, history, education, management, and eight categories including arts.
Beijing Language and Culture University(北京语言大学) consists of 3 academic departments, 9 directly affiliated colleges (teaching department), and 3 scientific research institutes. There are 12 research centers (or bases) above the provincial and ministerial level and 33 research institutes at the university level. There are 1,272 faculty members, more than 40,000 Chinese students of all kinds, and nearly 9,000 foreign students. The university has 1 Cheung Kong Scholars’ specially appointed professors, 4 lecture professors, 3 national-level candidates for the New Century Ten Million Talent Project, 1 selected as a leading talent in the National Ten Thousand Talents Program, and the Youth Leadership of the Central Organization Department 1 “Talent”, 29 New Century Excellent Talent Support Planners, 7 Huo Yingdong Young Teacher Award winners, 46 government special allowance recipients, 3 “four batches” talents selected in the national publicity and culture system, Beijing. There are two “four batches” of talents, and four Beijing teachers of teaching teams.
Since the 1990s, Beijing Language and Culture University(北京语言大学) has maintained its characteristics and advantages in the field of Chinese international education. Its talent training system is complete, there are 2 post-doctoral mobile stations, 2 first-level disciplines authorized by doctor degree, 17 second-level disciplines authorized by doctor degree, 6 first-level disciplines authorized by master’s degree, and there are 5 authorized sites for master degrees. Among them, there are 1 national key discipline, 10 key disciplines in Beijing, and 2 high-level and sophisticated disciplines in Beijing. There are 37 undergraduate majors, including 5 national first-class undergraduate major construction sites and 1 Beijing first-class undergraduate major construction site, 7 national-level specialty majors and 4 Beijing specialty majors, and 1 “National University Year “Teacher team”, 2 national excellent teaching teams and 3 municipal excellent teaching teams.
For living facilities, there are 10 dormitory buildings for students. Apartments are divided into single rooms/ double rooms & equipped with modern facilities like television, air-conditioner, refrigerator, Internet, wardrobe, desk, chair, bed, bedding, communal washing machine, shared kitchen, floor shared bathroom. For the catering system & to give students the freedom of choice, there are several Chinese restaurants as well as Western, Korean, Japanese, Southeast Asian, and Muslim restaurants especially created for foreign students. There is also a basketball, volleyball, and tennis courts, a football ground that completes sports facilities. There is an indoor swimming pool, badminton courts, table tennis, bowling lanes, and a gym inside Yifu stadium.
The Country rank of this University is 382 and the world rank is 3419.
YES, Chinese Universities provide programs in English. International Students can pursue their degrees in English taught in Chinese Universities.
No, Students don’t need IELTS or TOEFL certification for getting admitted to this University but for applying Chinese Government Scholarship (CSC) sometimes students are asked for the IELTS certificate.
The primary documents for applying to this University are Notary stamped scanned copies of the last Academic degree certificate and testimonial, Passport, Police Clearance Certificate and Medical Certificate.
Usually, It takes 4 to 8 weeks for an offer letter to come from any Chinese Universities after applying.
|Program||Degree||Duration||Tuition Fees(CNY)||Teaching Medium|
|Chinese Preparatory Courses||Non Degree||1 Year||39,000 RMB In Total||Chinese|
|Chinese Language Courses||Non Degree||1 Year||25,800 RMB In Total||Chinese|
|Regular Chinese Courses||Non Degree||1 Semester||13,000 RMB In Total||Chinese|
|Regular Chinese Courses||Non Degree||12 Weeks||9,500 RMB In Total||Chinese|
|Regular Chinese Courses||Non Degree||8 Weeks||7,400 RMB In Total||Chinese|
|Regular Chinese Courses||Non Degree||6 Weeks||5,600 RMB In Total||Chinese|
|Regular Chinese Courses||Non Degree||5 Weeks||4,800 RMB In Total||Chinese|
|Regular Chinese Courses||Non Degree||4 Weeks||4,000 RMB In Total||Chinese|
|Intensive Chinese Courses||Non Degree||4 Weeks||6,000 RMB In Total||Chinese|
|Intensive Chinese courses||Non Degree||1 Semester||21,000 RMB In Total||Chinese|
|Advanced Visiting Scholar PhD Program||Non Degree||1 Year||32,500 RMB In Total||Chinese|
|Teachers’ Training Program||Non Degree||4 Weeks||4,500 RMB In Total||Chinese|
|Program||Degree||Duration||Tuition Fees(CNY)||Teaching Medium|
|Musicology||Bachelor||4 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Painting||Bachelor||4 Years||35,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Calligraphy||Bachelor||4 Years||35,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Computer Science and Technology||Bachelor||4 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Information Management and Information Systems||Bachelor||4 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Digital Media Technology||Bachelor||4 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Finance||Bachelor||4 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Accounting||Bachelor||4 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|International Economics & Trade||Bachelor||4 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Human Resource Management||Bachelor||4 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|International Affairs and International Relations||Bachelor||4 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language||Bachelor||4 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Chinese Language and Literature||Bachelor||4 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Chinese Painting||Bachelor||4 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|International Politics||Bachelor||4 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Journalism||Bachelor||4 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Special education||Bachelor||4 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|English||Bachelor||4 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|French||Bachelor||4 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Japanese||Bachelor||4 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Spanish||Bachelor||4 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Arabic||Bachelor||4 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Korean||Bachelor||4 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|German||Bachelor||4 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Italian||Bachelor||4 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Russian||Bachelor||4 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Turkish||Bachelor||5 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Portuguese||Bachelor||4 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Translation Studies||Bachelor||4 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Chinese Language||Bachelor||4 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Business Chinese||Bachelor||4 Years||25,800 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Chinese/English Bilingual Studies||Bachelor||4 Years||27,600 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Program||Degree||Duration||Tuition Fees(CNY)||Teaching Medium|
|International Politics||Master||2 Years||35,000 RMB per Year||English|
|Finance||Master||2 Years||48,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Accounting||Master||2 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Fine Arts||Master||2 Years||38,400 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages||Master||2 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Software Engineering||Master||2 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|English-Chinese Translation||Master||2 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|English-Chinese Interpreting||Master||2 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Russian-Chinese Translation||Master||2 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Japanese-Chinese Translation||Master||2 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Japanese -Chinese Interpreting||Master||2 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|French-Chinese Translation||Master||2 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|French-Chinese Interpreting||Master||2 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|German-Chinese Translation||Master||2 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|German-Chinese Interpreting||Master||2 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Korean-Chinese Translation||Master||2 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Korean-Chinese Interpreting||Master||2 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Spanish-Chinese Translation||Master||2 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Spanish-Chinese Interpreting||Master||2 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Arabic-Chinese Translation||Master||2 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Arabic-Chinese Interpreting||Master||2 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Computer Science and Technology||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Computer Software and Theories||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Computer System Architecture||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Specialized History Studies||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Communication||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Journalism||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Translatology||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|National and Regional Studies||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Foreign Linguistics and Applied Linguistics||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Asian and African Languages and Literature||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|European Languages and Literature||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Arabic Language and Literature||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Spanish Language and Literature||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Japanese Language and Literature||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|German Language and Literature||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|French Language and Literature||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Russian language and Literature||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|English Language and Literature||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Language Pathology||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Language Policy and Language Planning||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Language Intelligence and Technology||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Comparative Literature and World Literature||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Languages and Literature of Chinese Minority Nationalities||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Modern and Contemporary Chinese Literature||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Chinese Classical Literature||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Chinese Classical Textual Philology||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Chinese Philology and Language Studies||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Linguistics and Applied Linguistics||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Literature and Arts Studies||Master||3 Years||38,400 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Developmental and Educational Psychology||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Basic Psychology||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Education of Politics||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Principle of Education||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Curriculum Design and Language Teaching Theories||Master||3 Years||30,000 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Program||Degree||Duration||Tuition Fees(CNY)||Teaching Medium|
|Literature and Art Studies||Doctoral||3-4 Years||32,500 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Linguistics and Applied Linguistics||Doctoral||3-4 Years||32,500 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Chinese Philology||Doctoral||3-4 Years||32,500 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Chinese Classical Textual Philology||Doctoral||3-4 Years||32,500 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Classic Chinese Literature||Doctoral||3-4 Years||32,500 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Modern and Contemporary Chinese Literature||Doctoral||3-4 Years||32,500 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Comparative Literature and World Literature||Doctoral||3-4 Years||32,500 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|English Language and Literature||Doctoral||3-4 Years||32,500 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|European Languages and Literature||Doctoral||3-4 Years||32,500 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Asian and African Languages and Literature||Doctoral||3-4 Years||32,500 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Foreign Linguistics and Applied Linguistics||Doctoral||3-4 Years||32,500 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages||Doctoral||3-4 Years||32,500 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Language Intelligence and Technology||Doctoral||3-4 Years||32,500 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Language Policy and Language Planning||Doctoral||3-4 Years||32,500 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|National and Regional Studies||Doctoral||3-4 Years||32,500 RMB per Year||Chinese|
|Translatology||Doctoral||3-4 Years||32,500 RMB per Year||Chinese|
Expenses in Beijing Language and Culture University(北京语言大学)
After you are admitted, we will inform you via email for your confirmation of acceptance. Afterward, we will issue the admission letter, JW201/202 Form for visa application. If you wish to live on campus, please complete the Housing Application form.
Prepare Your Departure:
Before your departure, be sure to take the following materials:
(1) The Admission Letter
(2) Passport (valid for at least 6 months).
(3) JW201/202 Form
(4) Official Foreigner Physical Examination Form and your blood test report.
Be aware that the orientation is mandatory for freshman students.
Applying for any course at Beijing Language and Culture University(北京语言大学) is very easy. Following some easy steps, you can easily apply for your desired course. You can complete your application online by following some simple steps.
Here is the detailed information about the required admission documents. International applicants are highly recommended to provide the following documents.
First of all, you must have a passport. As we know passport is a very essential document and without this, we can not leave our country. So if you don’t have it yet, we advise you to make it from your home country as soon as possible. Moreover, if you already have your passport, then make sure that it is not expired. If your passport already expired then you need to renew it. Please note, your passport must have to be ready before your visa processing. See a sample of passport.
The general size of the passport size photo is (50mm x 40mm). For applying in china universities, your passport size photo has to be clear and the background must be plain, white or off-white in colour. The height of the head is between 28mm – 33mm and head width 21mm–24mm. Advice to submit a colour photo which is taken 6 months before. Use a clear picture of your face. Do not use any filters and take off your eyeglasses for passport size photos, selfies or pictures with someone do not use as a passport size photo. Here is a sample of a Passport Size Photo.
Submit your immediate academic transcripts & certificate for applying. For example, if you are applying for bachelor submit your school transcripts and certificates. For Master’s Degree provide your undergraduate transcripts and certificates. When you are applying for Ph.D, you have to provide your both (undergraduate and graduate) transcripts and certificates. Transcript And Certificate are important, it help universities to decide if you have the necessary background and skills for the major. All Transcripts and Certificates must have to be notarized. You can notarize your document from an advocate who is authorized by the government.
Note: All the applicant’s transcripts and certificates must be notarized and language should be in Chinese or English version.
You must prepare a CV or resume for applying in abroad country. CV acts as your business profile, though universities are not interested in detailed descriptions of your jobs or experience, but you have to add this. You should focus on your published academic papers, describe academic group works or extracurricular activities, relevant think-thanks, etc. Add your academic qualifications with results, personal details, personal achievement these are must for a perfect CV. Here is a sample of the CV/resume.
Aspiring overseas students are required to take a medical examination to ensure that you are in a good physical condition. The medical examination must include all the items which are listed in the Foreigner Physical Examination Form. The medical examination result will be declared as invalid without the signature of the attending doctor and hospital stamp or seal. You must bring the original medical documents when you come to arrive in China. The Medical certificate will be carried out on behalf of The Ministry of Public Health and the Ministry of Public Security. Here get a sample of physical examination.
The police clearance certificate is known as “No Criminal Record Certificate” and also known as a good citizen certificate. Police clearance is very important for going to abroad because a foreign country does not allow any criminal records. Police Clearance Certificate is an official document approved by the police or government agencies to prove that you have no criminal offense like arrest, conviction. Additionally, a police clearance certificate is valid for the next 6 months, After 6 months of issue, it will be declared as invalid. See the sample of the Police Clearance Certificate.
A bank statement is mandatory when we go foreign for different purposes like a visitor, a business or immigrants. These rules are not changeable for study. So, students also have to show a bank statement. China has no strict rules that only your parents have to be your sponsor. Anyone can be your sponsor. See the sample of a bank statement.
For studying in China you must have to submit your English proficient certificate to prove your English skills. It is not mandatory that you must have IELTS, you can take English Proficiency Certificate from your school or university. Additionally, If you have done IELTS or TOFEL you can submit it. See the sample of English proficient certificate.
If you want to study in Chinese taught and want to get CSC scholarship then you must have to submit HSK certificate of proficiency in Chinese. HSK is not mandatory for English taught, but if you have it will be beneficial for you. HSK supervised by the HSK Center of Beijing Language and Culture University to judge the Chinese language skill of non-native speakers. See the sample of HSK certificate of proficiency in Chinese.
Students of masters & Ph.D. have to submit two recommendation letters. A recommendation letter is usually written by a supervisor, colleague, and teacher. Two recommendation letters have to be written by two-person. Make sure that the writer knows you very well and you have completed any course with them or work with them. In the letter mention about your academic and personal traits and emphasize the strengths that are relevant to the major or university where you are applying. Have to maintain a positive and enthusiastic tone about you and include professor’s phone numbers and email addresses. Here is the sample of the Recommendation Letter.
If you want to apply for MS/Ph.D you must need a study plan or research proposal in Chinese or English (no less than 800 words). A study plan describes in detail what you are going to do with the scholarship. Explain your main educational goal, and how you want to achieve this. And keep in mind that it is very important, that helps in an excellent organization as well as creating a sense of liability in your learning process. This document is needed only for Ms or Ph.D applicants, so please make sure that your study plan or research proposal states that information as specific as possible. See the sample of Study Plan.
Study gap certificate is an affidavit that is used to show a gap in education or further study. Gap certificate provides your statement on the non-judicial stamp paper stating the reason for taking the gap and claim that you did not take admission to any other college, university or courses during the gap year. You can get this stamp paper from any notary, sub-registry office or court and contact with an advocate they will prepare your gap certificate.
Fills this form in Chinese or English language. It is essential to fill all the information that should be very authentic. Click here to get the Application Form sample.
Please send us all these documents through our E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dear applicants, If you have more queries please don’t hesitate to knock our consultants. Here is our Consultant’s contact number : +8613632437050/ +8618852867225.
Beijing Language and Culture University(北京语言大学) is setting up a series of scholarship schemes to sponsor international students and scholars to undertake studies and research.
The final information is subject to the University If there is any inconsistency!
After more than 50 years of development, Beijing Language and Culture University(北京语言大学) has developed into a comprehensive international university with characteristics and advantages of language and cultural education and language and cultural research. It is an academic center of Chinese and foreign language and cultural studies and cultivates excellent talents in various fields. In 2019, the university clarified the goal of building a world-class language university with Chinese characteristics and the strategic deployment of “three steps” in the new era.
Beijing Language and Culture University(北京语言大学) has the longest history, largest scale, and strongest teaching staff in the international education of Chinese language and Chinese culture. So far, the university has trained nearly 200,000 foreign students who understand Chinese and are familiar with Chinese culture for 183 countries and regions in the world. Many of these alumni have become celebrities in academia, politics, and business. Current President of Kazakhstan Kasem Tokayev, former President of Ethiopia Muratu Tshomme Votu, Chairman of Kazakhstan’s National Security Council Karim Masimov, Deputy Foreign Minister of Russia Igor Morgulov, German Sinologist Gu Bin, American physicist, Nobel Prize winner Eric Cornell and other celebrities have all studied in this university. In addition, it has trained hundreds of thousands of outstanding talents for China, including a large number of publicly-studied overseas study personnel who have received specialized foreign language training in the Ministry of Overseas Students Training, and now they have become pillars in various fields of the country.
With the continuous expansion of China’s foreign exchanges and cooperation, the university has become increasingly extensive and close to the world. At present, it has established cooperative relations with 365 universities and educational institutions in 72 countries and regions in the world, forming an all-round, multi-field, in-depth, and fruitful international education pattern. The university cooperated with Harvard University to establish Harvard Beijing Academy, Bangkok College in Thailand, and Tokyo Branch in Japan. The university adopts various forms to carry out joint Chinese and foreign education and jointly develops undergraduate or postgraduate programs with more than ten foreign universities, such as Webster University in the United States, George Mason University in the United States, Konstanz University of Applied Sciences in Germany, and the University of Manchester in the United Kingdom. The university has undertaken 18 Confucius Institutes and 2 Confucius Classrooms, and was rated as “Advanced Chinese Cooperative College”. In recent years, an average of about 100 teachers teach overseas each year, more than 400 students go abroad for exchange and study, and receive more than 1,500 foreign guests every year
Beijing Language and Culture University(北京语言大学) approved more than 400 school-level projects, with a total investment of 14.7546 million yuan. After the “incubation” of the school-level project, a total of 254 topics were supported by the project of the higher-level department, and the approved funding was 37.8005 million yuan. 4,531 publicly published scientific research results. The research achievements have won 19 awards at the provincial and ministerial level and above, including 2 first prizes for outstanding achievements in scientific research in colleges and universities. Obtained 3 key research projects of the philosophy and social science research of the Ministry of Education, and 2 major projects of the National Social Science Fund.