China university of Petroleum

Provinces : ShandongBeijing                               University Ranking : 362

About University

China University of Petroleum

China University of Petroleum-Beijing, is a 1st-rank  national university of China . Its aim is to  organize qualified engineers and technical service,  for the worldwide oil industry through its quality education and  analysis .

Since its foundation in 1953, the university has been operating laborious to boost its program quality and broaden its disciplines and analysis areas. Over the past years, its development continues to be   that specializes in energy connected fields, with the new outreach to sustainable and renewable energy technology and clean energy technology, energy strategy ,deep-water technology, and policy study, safety engineering technology, environmental engineering, and energy management. These pursuits area unit  being approached through recruiting smart new professors and upgrading the full tutorial employees , strengthening its ancient and potential new programs and internationalizing its education, analysis ,management.

The academic structure of the university: College of Geosciences, College of Petroleum Engineering, College of Chemical Engineering, and Transportation Engineering, College of Geophysics and Information Engineering, College of Mechanical ,College of Science, School of Business, College of Humanities, Department of Physical Education,  Arts and Social Science, Department of Foreign Languages,, School of Continuing Education, Chinese Language Center, Enhanced Oil Recovery Center. It offers twenty five Bachelor’s, forty nine Master’s, thirty two PhD programs and one diploma program in Chinese Language Study. Among a worker body of 1234, 213 are full professors and 231 associate professors. The number of the registered degree students comes up to 12794, including 744 PhD students, 6894 undergraduate students, 4633 postgraduate students, and 524 international students.

One of the principles of the university has been to figure closely with trade and international community. About 80% of the analysis projects of the university are sponsored by oil companies of China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC), China Petroleum and , and China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) ,Chemical Corporation (Sinopec) .

The university has made cooperative relations with 89 overseas universities, research institutions , oil companies, and most of the relations area unit are active and productive. The university library has a collection of over 1,176,000 volumes covering the full range of the subjects studied at the university. It provides wonderful  services, as well as on-line service for literature search, to each reader. The university library has enough computer facilities and all computer rooms on the campus with internet access open to all registered students.

A complete housing service is available to all students throughout their whole stay at the university . The university is able to offer a guarantee that it will find satisfying university shelter for every student. Special and high-standard shelter is provided to international students, with very good living and safety facilities. The student and the staff health service is , based on the University Health Center. Each student and staff member can request an appointment for personal and private meeting for any health problem.

The university sports center is the main campus amusement center and one of the most popular place. Facilities,  include three athletic grounds, a multi-purpose dome , a swimming pool and a gymnasium. The university is situated in zone  of natural beauty and tourist interest in Changping District, Beijing, about five miles to the Ming Tombs and fifteen miles to the Great Wall. The campus is within walking distance to mountains, greens and a huge pond, where you will enjoy fresh air, open space and natural beauty of all seasons.

University's Program Types





Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ),

What is the world ranking of this University?

 The Country rank of this University is 33 and the world rank is 362 .

Does Chinese universities provide programs in English?

YES, Chinese Universities provide programs in English. International Students can pursue their degrees in English taught in Chinese Universities.

Do I need to take an IELTS or TOEFL exam before applying in this University?

No, Students don’t need the IELTS or TOEFL certification for getting admitted in this University but for applying Chinese Government Scholarship (CSC) sometime students are asked for the IELTS certificate.

What Documents do I need to apply for this University?

 The primary documents a student need for applying this University are Notary stamped scan copies of the last Academic degree certificate and testimonial, Passport, Police Clearance Certificate and Medical Certificate.

When my offer letter come after applying this University?

 Usually, It takes 4 to 8 weeks to come to an offer letter from any Chinese Universities after applying.

University's other Information


Admission is going on for March & September Intake. Interested students are invited to apply. Semester is open for Diploma, Bachelor, Post-Graduates and the Doctoral programme.

To get admission information or any kind of queries, please contact:

China: +8613632437050 (Whatsapp/Wechat/Viber/IMO)


Scholarships 30%
Result Status 80%
Foreign Students 45%
Positive Reviews 80%
University Ranking 85%

All Programs


Non-degree Course Duration Starting Date Tuition Fee Language
Chinese language 1 year September ¥21,000 Chinese


Bachelor-Program Course Duration Starting Date Tuition Fee / Year Language
Geological Engineering 4 years September ¥25,000 Chinese
Petroleum Engineering 4 years September ¥25,000 Chinese
Chemical Engineering and Technology 4 years September ¥25,000 Chinese
Oil and Gas Storage and Transportation Engineering 4 years September ¥25,000 Chinese
Mechanical Design, Manufacture and Automation 4 years September ¥25,000 Chinese
International Economy and Trade 4 years September ¥25,000 Chinese
Reconnaissance Technology and Engineering 4 years September ¥25,000 Chinese


Master-Program Course Duration Starting Date Tuition Fee / Year Language
Geological Engineering 3 years September ¥29,000 Chinese
Marine Geology 3 years September ¥29,000 Chinese
Geochemistry 3 years September ¥29,000 Chinese
Mineralogy, Petrology, Ore Deposit 3 years September ¥29,000 Chinese
Environmental Sciences 3 years September ¥29,000 Chinese
Oil and Gas Drilling Engineering 3 years September ¥29,000 Chinese
Structural Engineering 3 years September ¥29,000 Chinese
Chemical Engineering 3 years September ¥29,000 Chinese
Biochemical Engineering 3 years September ¥29,000 Chinese
Information and Communication Engineering 3 years September ¥29,000 Chinese
Control Science and Engineering 3 years September ¥29,000 Chinese
Computer Science and Technology 3 years September ¥29,000 Chinese
Material Science and Engineering 2 years September ¥29,000 Chinese
Management Science and Engineering 2 years September ¥29,000 Chinese
Business Administration 2 years September ¥29,000 Chinese
Finance 2 years September ¥29,000 Chinese
Accounting 2 years September ¥29,000 Chinese
Insurance 2 years September ¥29,000 Chinese
Geology 3 years September ¥31,000 English
Geological Engineering 3 years September ¥31,000 English
Geophysics 3 years September ¥31,000 English
Geological Resources and Geological Engineering 3 years September ¥31,000 English
Oil and Gas Drilling Engineering 3 years September ¥31,000 English
Oil and Gas Development Engineering 3 years September ¥31,000 English
Chemical Engineering 3 years September ¥31,000 English
Chemical Engineering and Technology 3 years September ¥31,000 English
Management Science and Engineering 3 years September ¥31,000 English
Applied Economics 3 years September ¥31,000 English


Doctor-Program Course Duration Starting Date Tuition Fee / Year Language
Geology 3 years September ¥36,000 Chinese/English
Geological Resources and Geological Engineering 3 years September ¥36,000 Chinese/English
Oil and Gas Drilling Engineering 3 years September ¥36,000 Chinese/English
Oil and Gas Development Engineering 3 years September ¥36,000 Chinese/English
Mechanics 3 years September ¥36,000 Chinese/English
Environmental Chemical Engineering 3 years September ¥36,000 Chinese/English
Mechanical Engineering 3 years September ¥36,000 Chinese/English
Chemical Engineering and Technology 3 years September ¥36,000 Chinese/English
Material Science and Engineering 3 years September ¥36,000 Chinese/English
Safety Science and Engineering 3 years September ¥36,000 Chinese/English
Management Science and Engineering 3 years September ¥36,000 Chinese/English

The final information is subject to the University If there is any discrepancy!

Fees Details

Detailed fees about China university of Petroleum-Beijing

1. Tuition Fee:

Chinese Language Program: 21000 RMB/Year

Bachelor’s Program:  25000 RMB/Year

Master’s Program:

  •  Chinese-taught programs:  29000 RMB/Year
  •  English-taught programs:  31000 RMB/Year

PHD Program : 36000 RMB/Year

2. Application Fee: RMB 400

3. Service Fee: USD 50

4. Physical Examination Fee: 360 RMB(Charged by Beijing city Medical Check up Center)

5. Accommodation Fee:

Double room: 1,500 RMB

Single room: 2,400 RMB

( For an international students)

6. Hostel Fee: 1500 CNY/ Month/person (Double room)

7.Living Cost: RMB 2,200 to RMB 2,800 Per Month

8. Food Cost: 200 USD/Month

9. Textbook Fee: About 500 RMB/YEAR

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 the 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.

Admission Procedure

Apply for a course in a Chinese University  is very easy. Students just have to follow some steps to apply for their favorite course. In order to help students complete their online application, International students are recommended to follow the simple instructions.

Foreign applicants must provide the following documents to apply:

1.  Application Form  fills in Chinese or in English.

2.  Passport & Passport Size Photo (Scan copy )

  • Passport

Dear student, the first thing you need to have a passport. This is more important documents because without a passport you can not go to study in your dream country. To have passport make you secure to live or study abroad. So if you don’t have it, we suggest you make your passport ready from the embassy office in your home country. Moreover if you have your passport already, then make sure your passport expiry date will not be expired. If it already be expired then you need to remake your passport.

  • Passport Size Photo

The passport photo size (50mm x 40mm) in general. The photo should be clear and the background must be plain, white or off-white in color. The height of the head should be between 28mm – 33mm.The head width has to be between 21mm–24mm. Submit a color photo, taken in the last 6 months. Use a clear image of your face. Passport photo should not use filters on the face or take your photo from someone else or selfies. Take off your eyeglasses for your photo. Here is the sample of Passport Size Photo.

3.  Transcripts & Certificates  (Must be Notarized Copy )

Students for Bachelor Degree need to provide their school transcripts and certificates. For Master Degree Applicants have to bring their undergraduate transcripts and certificates.  And Doctorate Degree studies must provide their both (undergraduate and graduate) transcripts and certificates.

Please take as a note that is, all the transcripts and certificates should be notarized.

Note : Transcripts in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with translations in Chinese or English.

4.  English Proficiency Certificate

In China, some universities does not asked IELTS but if you study in Chinese Taught for CSC scholarship, English Proficiency Certificate need to have ready. If you have IELTS already then you are lucky to study in China without delay.

5.  CV/Resume

Applicants must have to prepare their CV if they want to study abroad in their desired country. The Resume or CV should include their academic qualifications with results, personal details (name, date of birth, marital status, national Id or school Id, physical address, contact no, nationality, language, etc), reference from your institution’s faculty (his/her name, address and designation), personal achievement, etc. To know how to make a standard CV please click here the sample of  The Resume.

6.  Study Plan or Research Proposal (Ms/PhD)

Applicants for graduate studies need a study plan or research proposal in Chinese or in English (no less than 800 words). This document is required only for Ms or PhD applicants.

7.  Recommendation Letter (Ms/PhD)

Applicants for all graduate studies need two letters of recommendation from full professors or associate professors (in Chinese or English). Letters must be include professors’ phone number and email address. Here is the sample of  Recommendation Letter.

8.  Published Academic Papers or Other Academic Achievements (if  applicable).

9.  Foreign Physical Examination

Applicants are expected to keep the original copies filled in English. The medical examination must cover all the items listed in the Foreigner Physical Examination Form. Incomplete records or those without the signature of the attending physician, the official stamp of the hospital or a sealed photograph of the applicants are invalid. Medical examination results will be valid for 6 months. All applicants are kindly requested to take this factor into consideration as they plan to take the medical examination. Click here to collect Foreigner Physical Examination Form.

10.  Bank Statement

Bank statements must show to any foreign country for the purpose of a visitor or a business or an immigrants. For the study purpose in foreign countries also need to show bank statement. So dear applicants, you will need to have ready your all documents. Sponsorship can be your parents or anyone whom are your blood related.

11.  Police Verification (No Criminal Record)

This is also need to have ready for the study purpose. It is important because foreign country does not allow criminal record. A Police Clearance Certificate is an official document approved  by the police or government agencies in order to prove that the applicant has no criminal offense against him/her like arrest, conviction. For this you need to provide your Police Clearance Certificate. A Police Certificate is also known as good citizen certificate. See the sample of  Police clearance Certificate.


Please send us all these documents at  Dear applicants, if you have any queries then don’t hesitate to contact our consultant. Here is our  Consultant’s contact number : +8613632437050/ +8618852867225.

Scholarship Information

Beijing Municipal Government scholarship

In order to promote the advancement of higher education of International students in Beijing, and more improve the talent cultivation, scientific research, social service, and cultural exchange, Beijing Government has set up the Scholarship (BGS) for International students.

Application Requirements

  • Applicants should be non-Chinese citizens and be in good health.
  • Studies for doctoral degree programs must have a master’s degree and be under the age of 40.
  • Students for master’s degree programs should have a bachelor’s degree and be under the age of 35.
  • For undergraduate program applicants have to provide senior high school diploma with good academic performance and be under the age of 30.
  • International students should meet the language requirements of the higher education institutions.
  • Applicants should not be awardees of Chinese government scholarships at the same time.

Application Materials

  • Application Form.
  • Scan copy of notarized highest diploma and transcripts.
  • Foreigner Physical Examination Form should be provided if the duration of study is six months or above.
  • Study plan (no less than 400 words) or research plan (no less than 800 words) in Chinese or English should be submitted for degree or research students.
  • Applicants under 18 should provide legal documents of their legal guardians in China.

Why choose us?

China University of Petroleum-Beijing (CUPB) was started in 1953, nominated as one of the key national universities in 1960, and is a ‘211’ national universities under administration of the Ministry of Education. As a first class  national university of China, the mission of CUPB , is to prepare qualified engineers and offer technical service for the global oil industry through its education of the highest quality and excellent research.

With years of attempts , CUPB has been working on improving its programme quality, to  stay at the cutting edge of research and industrial advances, and broadening its disciplines and research areas. The present focus of CUPB includes its traditional energy related fields alongside with the new outreach to sustainable and renewable energy technology and clean energy technology, deep-water technology, energy strategy and policy study, safely engineering technology, environmental engineering and energy management. There are 16 colleges in  at CUPB which offers 27 Bachelor programmes, 99 Master programmes ,48 PhD programmes. It has 2 national key labs, 1 national engineering education center and 20 ministerial key labs or research institutes.

The instructors , who account for CUPB’s position as a national leader in energy related subjects, are an important  part of its rich academic environment. There are 1,369 teachers , including 229 professors and 274 associate professors. Among them, there are 2 winners of Chinese Academy of Science Awards, two winners of Chinese Academy of Engineering Awards. Currently , CUPB currently has 7,663 undergraduate students, 5,426 Master students, 1076 PhDs and 832 overseas students from 52 countries.

One of the concepts of CUPB has been to work closely with world-leading energy companies such as China National Petroleum Corporation, China Petroleum and Chemical Corporation, China National Offshore Oil Corporation, TOTA ,Petronas, Saudi Aramco, Kogas, BP,L, Shell, StatOil, etc.  Over 65% of its research projects are supported by these organizations. Internationalisation is one of the 3 key strategic priorities , of CUPB whose target is to attract scholars, around the world and engage our faculty and students to explore the world and share their ability with the world through connection with CUPB’s global partner institutions. CUPB  now has combined relationship with 120 higher education institutions and academic organizations from 36 countries.

China University of Petroleum, Beijing, is located in a scenic region of tourist interest in Changping County, Beijing, about 5 miles to the Ming Tombs and 15 miles to the Great Wall. Changping is dynamic yet unexcitable , culturally rich but down to earth. One can easily travel to Changping on foot or by bike with its perfect size. CUPB has a alluring campus and its  divided into two comparatively independent quarters, which has excellent teaching and learning facilities , well-furnished residential areas.


18 Fuxue Rd , Changping Qu, Beijing Shi, China, 102202


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