Application Guide for Self-funded Undergraduates for International Students of Beijing Language and Culture University


I. Application Eligibility

1. Having high school diploma or equivalent;

2. Age: 18 to 55 years old. If under 18, the applicant must have the consent of school and provide relevant documents such as a notary certificate of guardianship;

3. Non-Chinese citizens holding foreign ordinary passports;

*If both or one parent of the applicant is a Chinese citizen and settled in a foreign country, and the applicant (without Chinese nationality) has a foreign nationality at birth, should have held a valid foreign passport or foreign nationality certificate for at least 4 years and have a record of actual residence in a foreign country for at least 2 years within the last 4 years (until April 30 of the enrollment year) (actual residence in a foreign country for 9 months in a year can be counted as one year, based on entry and exit stamps).

*Residents of China's mainland, Hong Kong region, Macau region and Taiwan region who have immigrated and acquired foreign nationality should also meet the requirements above when applying for undergraduate studies at BLCU as international students.

(For more details, please refer to http://www.moe.gov.cn/srcsite/A20/moe_850/202006/t20200609_464159.html released by the Ministry of Education of the People's Republic of China)

  

II. Application Dates

Majors with * symbol enrollment available in March and September; other majors enrollment available in September.

If enrolled in March 2024, deadline of application: Jan. 12, 2024.

If enrolled in September 2024, deadline of application: June 14, 2024.


III. Majors and Entry Requirements

1. For International Students Only

Faculty 

(Schools & Departments

Major

Entry Requirements

Tuition Fee/Year

(in RMB)

College of International Chinese Education

*Chinese Language 

Chinese Language Requirements: HSK4, overall score: 180 or above

25800

*International 

Chinese Language Education

College of Applied Chinese

International Economics and Trade(Economics)

Minor: Chinese Language (Applied Chinese, Literature)   

Chinese Language Requirements: HSK4, overall score: 180 or above

Finance (Economics)

Minor: Chinese Language (Applied Chinese, Literature)   

Health Services and Management(Management)

Minor: Chinese Language (Applied Chinese, Literature)   

*Chinese Language (Economics and Trade)
College of Sinology and Chinese Studies*Sinology

Chinese Language Requirements: HSK4, overall score: 180 or above

*Chinese Studies

*Translation

(English-Chinese/ Korean-Chinese) 

*Communication Studies
*International Organizations and Global Governance

*Chinese Language (Chinese-English Bilingual)

2. For Chinese Students and International 

Faculty (Schools & Departments)

Major

Entry Requirements

Tuition Fee/Year 

(in RMB)

School of International Relations

International Politics


1.Chinese language requirements:HSK(level-5) 200 overall and above with no less than 60 in each component of the HSK test;

2.Pass the interview (Interviewcontent: comprehensive Chinese and basic knowledge of the corresponding major)

25800

International Affairs and International

Relations

School of Journalism and Communication


Journalism (International Journalism and Communication)

Internet and New Media

Business School

Economics (Economic and Financial Statistics and Analysis)

1.Chinese language requirements:HSK(Level-5) 180 overall and above.

2.English language requirements:IELTS 6overall and above.

3.Pass the written examinations and interviews  

25800

Accounting

Human Resource Management


Financial Management


1.Chinese language requirements:HSK(Level-6) 180 overall and above.

2.English language requirements:IELTS 5.5 overall and above.

3.Pass the written examinations and interviews  

Finance 

(Taught in English)

1.English language requirements:IELTS 5.5 overall and above.

2.Pass the interview.

39000

International Economics and Trade

(Taught in English)

Faculty of Foreign Studies

English

1.Chinese language requirements: HSK(Level-5) 180 overall and above.

2.English language requirements: IELTS 6.5 /TOEFL 90 overall and above.

27600

Business English

English (bilingual English-Spanish program)

Japanese(bilingual Japanese-English program)

Translation (English)

1.Chinese language requirements: HSK(Level-5) 200 overall and above.
2.English language requirements: IELTS 6.5 /TOEFL90 overall and above.
3.Pass the written examinationsandinterviews  

25800

Translation (Localization)

Translation (English, French)

Portuguese

Chinese language requirements: HSK(Level-5) 180 overall and above.

German

Japanese

Korean

Arabic

French

Chinese language requirements: HSK(Level-5) 180 overall and above.

Pass the interview

Russian

Italian

Chinese language requirements: HSK(Level-5) 200 overall and above.
Pass the interview

Spanish

Chinese language requirements: HSK(Level-5) 255 overall and above.

Pass the interview

Department of Linguistics

Linguistics


Chinese language requirements: HSK(Level-5) 180 overall and above.
English language requirements: IELTS 5.5 overall and above.

25800

School of Psychology

Psychology

Chinese language requirements: HSK(Level-5) 180 overall and above.

25800

School of Communication Science

Special Education

(Speech and Hearing science)

Chinese language requirements: HSK(Level-5) 180 overall and above.

25800

School of Information Science

Computer Science and Technology

1.Chinese language requirements: HSK(Level-5) 180 overall and above.
2.Pass the written examinations (mathematics and logic) and interviews (mathematics, logic, and information technology).

25800

Digital Media Technology

Information Management and Information System

Artificial Intelligence

Department of Art

Painting

1.Chinese language requirements: HSK(Level-5) 180 overall and above.

2.Provide 1 or 2 pieces of work

3.Pass the interview

35000

Calligraphy

Musicology

(Music International Education and Communication)

1.Chinese language requirements: HSK(Level-5) 180 overall and above.

2.Provide 1 or 2 pieces of musical instruments performance or singing video

3.Pass the interview

30000

College of Teachers Training

International Chinese Education

1.Chinese language requirements: HSK(level-5) 200 overall and above with no less than 60 in each component of the HSK test;

2.Pass the interview (Interview content: comprehensive Chinese and basic knowledge of the corresponding major)


25800

Department of Chinese language and Literature 

Chinese Language and Literature

 

IV. Application Materials

1. Applicant's passport information page

2. Certificate of high school diploma and academic transcript of all semesters (Documents in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with notarized Chinese or English translations.)

* Prospective diploma recipients must submit original pre-graduation letter issued by their current school to prove the current student status and expected graduation date. Once admitted, applicants must resubmit the graduation certificate and degree certificate before registration. If the documents required cannot be provided on schedule, the admission qualification will be canceled.

3. HSK certificate

4. Letter of Recommendation (written in Chinese or English with no fixed formats. Please let the reference sign in person,and attach valid contact information);

5. The registration fee 800 RMB, which must be paid online by International Student Application System. This expense is non-refundable. 

6. Scan of Emergency Contacts’ valid credentials (Passport, ID card, etc.; if the guarantor is a foreigner in China, their valid visa in China will also be required).

7. Other materials required by corresponding majors.

  

V. Application Procedures

1. Log in the International Student Application System of BLCU, http://apply.blcu.edu.cn, fill out the application information online, and upload all application materials;

2. BLCU will review each applicant’s materials in the system and contact applicants by phone or email. Please make sure that the phone number on the application form works, and the email address is correct;

3. Students will receive admission results via email and the acceptance notice and other materials. Please make sure that the acceptance address on the application form is correct.

  

VI. Contacts

International Admissions Office,Beijing Language and Culture University.

Room B102, Administration Building, Beijing Language and Culture University, 15 Xueyuan Road, Haidian District, Beijing, P.R. China. 

Postal code: 100083

Tel: 86-10- 82303951/60303086/82303086

E-mail:

cn@blcu.edu.cn (Chinese)

en@blcu.edu.cn (English)

jp@blcu.edu.cn (Japanese)

kr@blcu.edu.cn (Korean)

pro-shao@blcu.edu.cn (Cooperation Consultation)