Beijing Normal University / 北京師範大学


Number of students 2
Eligibility Students enrolled in an undergraduate program or graduate program. Students of Chinese nationality are not eligible to apply.
Period of study September 2018 - June 2019
Location No. 19 Xinjiekouwai Street, Haidian District, Beijing, P.R. China
University profile Beijing Normal University is a renowned institution of higher education known for teacher education, and other diciplines in arts and sciences. BNU is especially renowned for areas such as Education, Psychology, Chinese History, Geography and Ecology, Chinese Language and Literature, Theatre, Film and Television and System Science. The school has 22,000 full-time students, including 8,900 undergraduates, 11,300 graduates and 1,800 long-term international students. The campus has 1 education faculty, 22 schools and colleges, 2 departments and 36 research institutes. The library boasts over 4.1 million volumes and some 17,300 GB of digital resources, with 1,400 GB e-books.
Undergraduate programs open to exchange students Students can take Chinese language courses or regular academic courses taught in Chinese. They can also take the academic courses taught in English (please refer to:
Undergraduate programs NOT open to exchange students N/A
Graduate programs open to exchange students All, however students must receive permission by the appropriate supervisor at Beijing Normal University.
Graduate programs NOT open to exchange students N/A
Minimum GPA (UG) 3.2
Minimum GPA (G) Same as above.
Minimum language proficiency  (UG) Students who wish to take classes instructed in Chinese: HSK (new) Level 5 (score above 180)
Students who wish to take classes instructed in English; TOEFL iBT 80 or IELTS 6.0
Students who wish to take Chinese Language Courses: basic Chinese
Minimum language proficiency (G) Same as above.
Academic calendar 2018 FALL SEMESTER:
  Orientation: Early September, 2018
  Classes begin: Mid-September, 2018
  Exams end: Mid-January, 2019
  Classes begin: Late February, 2019
  Exams end: Late June, 2019 (for Chinese language student),
  Mid July, 2019 (for those studying at the academic faculties)
Important university website for exchange students
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Dormitory information On-campus university dormitory is available.