Beijing Foreign Studies University or 北京外国语大学 (BFSU) - public higher education institution in China. The history of BFSU can be traced back to1941 . In the capital of China - Beijing, the main building of the university has its well deserved place. Beijing Foreign Studies University is one of the best universities in China, taking its rightful place among the top 5 educational institutions of the country.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The main criterion for admission is examination results. Beijing Foreign Studies University chose to divide its academic year into semesters. As a state university, BFSU provides scholarships to remarkable students.

The composition of the university. Beijing Foreign Studies University is average in size with a capacity of 9 thousand students. Foreign citizens can also apply to the university. The education is provided by more than 1400 teachers and professors. During studies the students have the opportunity to participate in the international exchange programs.

Infrastructure of BFSU. There is a library on the campus. The students can live on campus if the apply for a dormitory room.
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1941
Abbreviation BFSU
Teachers 1,413
Students 8,600
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
• Ministry of Education of The People's Republic of China
International rankings
Cost of living in Beijing
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 358 654
Food 147 263
Transportation 23 55
Communications and utilities 35 39
Clothing 25 92
Sports and leisure 32 110
Total 620 1,212
Accommodation in Beijing USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 361
Shared room in city centre 661
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 464
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 841
Alternative title
Chinese 北京外国语大学
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