Beijing Language and Culture University or 北京语言文化大学 (BLCU) - public higher education institution in China. BLCU began its history in 1962. The university campus is of urban type and is located in the vicinity of Beijing.

University ranking. Beijing Language and Culture University regularly ranks high among the universities of China. The university can boast a strong track record, ranking 70 in the national ranking of China.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The main criterion of admission is the academic performance of the applicant. The majority of BLCU applicants successfully enrolls as there are about 90 seats per 100 applicants. A year of bachelor studies will cost you around 5,000 USD. A master’s degree of BLCU will cost a student a significant sum of 5,000 USD per year. In addition to low tuition fees the university provides the students with extra financial assistance in the form of scholarships. Online programs are available for the students of the university. On the official website ( of the university you can find a more accurate information regarding the tuition fees of different programs.

The composition of the university. Being a medium scale university, Beijing Language and Culture University teaches more than 13 thousand students. Both citizens and foreigners are able to apply. At BLCU the academic staff counts 899 various specialists. The university participates in a variety of international exchange programs between students and academic staff.

Infrastructure of BLCU. The university has its own library. Also the university provides accommodations in the form of dormitories.
Ranking   1178   65
Country China
City Beijing
Bachelor (foreigners) 5,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) 5,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens) 391 USD/year.
Master (citizens) 391 USD/year.
Living expenses $620 -1,212 USD/month
Acceptance Rate 90%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1962
Abbreviation BLCU
Teachers 899
Students 13,000
Religion None
Academic calendar Continuous
Admission Based on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
• Ministry of Education of The People's Republic of China
World ranking 1178
Country ranking 65
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 1178
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 北京语言大学
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