Beijing Foreign Studies University, or BFSU, is located at No.2 and No.19 Xisanhuan Beilu, Haidian District, Beijing. The total area is 492,000 square meters, the geographical position is superior, and the transportation is extremely convenient. BFSU enrolls international students into full-time degree programs and non-degree programs. Degree programs include bachelor's programs, master's programs and PhD programs, while non-degree programs include preparatory programs and visiting student programs. BFSUgrants BFSU diplomas to the students who meet the requirements for graduation by the designated deadline, and degree certificates to those who meet the requirements of the degree programs. It also issues certificates for non-degree program students who complete their programs by the designated deadline. BFSU enrolls both liberal arts students and science students from all over the world.
BFSU currently offers 121 undergraduate majors and teaches 101 foreign languages. At present, 176 official languages of countries that have diplomatic relations with China have basically been opened. Beijing Foreign Studies University's superb scientific research level and high-quality scientific research achievements in language teaching, language and literature have won wide acclaim at home and abroad. In the 79 years of running a university, Beijing Foreign Studies University has formed the school philosophy of foreign, special, proficient, and the school motto of "inclusive and knowledgeable". The university has become an important base of foreign-related high-quality talents in diplomacy, translation, economics and trade, journalism, law, finance, etc. According to incomplete statistics, among the alumni who graduated from Beijing Foreign Studies University, more than 400 have successively served as ambassadors abroad and more than 1,000 have served as counsellor. As a result, Beijing Foreign Studies University has won the reputation of "the cradle of diplomats of the Republic".
Actively developing international exchanges and cooperation is one of the characteristics of Beijing Foreign Studies University. At present, this university has developed into an important window in the field of China's education opening to the outside world. So far, the university has established cooperative relations with 313 universities and scientific research institutions in 91 countries and regions and has undertaken 23 overseas Confucius Institutes located in 18 countries in Asia, Europe and America and so on, that ranking first among domestic universities. Every year, more than 4,000 foreign students from more than 100 countries from all over the world come to BFSU to study and visit. Currently, the number of long-term international students receiving academic education in this university exceeds 1,000 people.
The library of Beijing Foreign Studies University has nearly 1.45 million paper books in Chinese and foreign languages, more than 2.22 million Chinese and foreign electronic books, 1,123 Chinese and foreign newspapers and periodicals, and 97 Chinese and foreign databases, forming a collection with language, literature, and culture as the main materials feature. In recent years, with the development of our school's discipline construction, the literature on law, diplomacy, economy, news, and management has gradually formed a book collection system.
You are welcome to study at Beijing Foreign Studies University. Here, you can not only experience the multicultural atmosphere but also maintain your unique personality. Here, you will be provided with the best academic and personal development opportunities.