Beijing Jiaotong University Admission Brochure for 2023

22-11-1 上午11:06 作者:Admissions Office 【

Beijing Jiaotong University Admission Brochure for 2023

I.Why Beijing Jiaotong University?

    127 years’ history (Established in 1896);

    A 69-year history of international student education (the first group of international students were admitted in 1954);

    One of the first batch of universities being credited by CEAIE for passing the quality certification for overseas students in China;

    1142 international students from 102 countries studied at BJTU in 2022.

A comprehensive University, featured in Traffic and Transportation

    A national key university under the direct administration of the Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China; Jointly supported by the Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Transport, the China State Railway Group Co., Ltd., and Beijing Municipal Government;

    Listed under the Double First-Class Project of China. Focus on building ‘Smart Transportation’ as a world-class discipline.

    A member of the “National 211 Project” and the “985 Innovative Platforms for Key Disciplines Project”.

Prime Location

BJTU has two campuses in Haidian District, Beijing——East Campus and West Campus, covering a total area of nearly 67 hectares. Located next to the core area of the capital, BJTU is renowned for its history and student-friendly environment.

Professional Faculty

3151 faculty members, including 15 academicians.

Distinguished Discipline Ranking

Top 500 positions in the ARWU World Ranking.

15 disciplines listed in Soft Science World Class Discipline Ranking,

14 disciplines listed in U.S. News World University Rankings,

9 disciplines listed in QS World Top Subject Rankings,

5 disciplines listed in THE World University Rankings,

26 disciplines listed in 2021 Soft Science China’s best disciplines ranking,

Engineering studies maintained a steady placing in the top 1% of ESI and 6 disciplines in total entered the top 1% list.

Transportation Engineering and System Science continue to rank 1stin China.

The System Science discipline remained top 1 for four consecutive years in the National Discipline Evaluation,

5 disciplines were among the top 10% (Category A) in the fourth round of the evaluation, and 7 were among the top 20% (Category B+).

17 centers for post-doctoral studies;

21 1st-level discipline doctoral programs;

32 1st-level discipline master programs;

II.Admission Method

Applicants need to apply and submit application materials required. The final evaluation will be based on applicant’s application materials and other kind of assessment performance (eg.interviews) etc.

III.Time of Application

November 1, 2022 - June 30, 2023

(The application period for the Chinese Government Scholarship High Level Graduate Program is November 1, 2022 - February 15, 2023)

BJTU will keep updating other scholarship programs and application schedule.


1. Non-Chinese citizen in good health.

Note: Applicants of mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan who have immigrated to other countries should meet the criteria published by the “Ministry of Education of the PRC".

2. Language Proficiency Requirements

2.1 For programs taught in Chinese, applicants should at least meet one of the following criteria:

a) An HSK 5 certification with a total score over 180 within 2 years.

b) Prior study experiences (within 5 years) in the medium of Chinese and obtained a certification.

c) The language requirement for scholarship programs may be different and applicants shall refer to the corresponding information of each individual scholarship program.

2.2 For programs taught in English, applicants should at least meet one of the following criteria:

a) IELTS 6.0 and above or TOEFL 80 and above within two years after the test date.

b) Prior study experiences (within 5 years) in the medium of English and obtained a certification.

c) The language requirement for scholarship programs may be different and applicants shall refer to the corresponding scholarship programs for detailed information.

3. Academic Requirements

A high school diploma is required to apply for a bachelor’ s degree programs.

A bachelor’s degree certificate is required to apply for a master’ s degree program.

A master’s degree certificate is required to apply for a doctoral program.

V.Application Procedures

Step 1: Register at BJTU International Student Service System (

Step 2: Choose the study program, and submit all the required documents and pay the application fee.

Step 3: Keep in touch with the BJTU, follow the review process, and wait for the review result.

VI.Catalog of Admissions

Beijing Jiaotong University offers more than 170 undergraduate, master's, doctoral, general visiting and senior visiting programs for international students. The following is a list of featured programs, please refer to International Student Service System of Beijing Jiaotong University for ( for the detailed program catalog.

1.List of Master’s Programs

1.1 Transportation featured programs

Student Category




Master and Doctor

Transportation Information Engineering and Control



Vehicle Operation Engineering


Road and Railway Engineering



Transportation Energy and Environmental Engineering



Transportation Planning Management




Traffic and TransportationEngineering




Transportation Planning Management





Transportation Energy and Environmental Engineering



2.2 Other key advantage English programs

Please log in the applicaiton system for details.

2.3 Other key advantage Chinese programs

Please log in the applicaiton system for details.

2. List of Undergraduate Programs

Please log in the applicaiton system for details.

VII.Non-degree Programs



Preparatory Program

This program provides one-year preparatory training courses for foreign students who would like to apply degree programs taught in Chinese at BJTU.

High school diploma is required to apply for the Preparatory program.

Senior Scholars Program

This program is for students with a master's degree or higher to work on thematic projects at BJTU

General Scholars Program

This program is for the students (undergraduate sophomore students and above) to take courses or conduct research activities at BJTU.

Chinese Language Program

This program offers six levels of Chinese language and cultural courses from beginner level to the advanced level. Through this program, learners can improve their Chinese communicative competence and deepen their understanding of Chinese history, culture and modern society. Students can choose to study either one semester or one year.

High school diploma is required to apply for the Chinese language program.

Short-term Training Program

This program is for our partners in different fields such as rail traffic construction, management, operation, maintenance,and urban & rural planning according to their diversified and specific needs.Provide training service for management and technical personnel in different aspects.   

Summer/ Winter Camp

We offer short-term programs which include Chinese language study, culture experience and academic exchanges activities during summer and winter breaks.

VIII.Application Documents

1. Application Form for Chinese Government Scholarship (Visit and access from “Scholarship Application for Students”);

(Applicants for Chinese Government Scholarships are required to provide the Chinese Government Scholarship Application Form; other applicants are not required to provide the above form.)

2. A Scanned Copy of the Passport Information Page. An applicant shall submit a clear scanned copy of the information page of his/her passport that will not expire on or before March 1, 2024. Renew the passport if the requirement is not met. An applicant who fails to apply for a passport due to objective reasons may submit valid documentation or documentary evidence that carries information about the full English name, sex, nationality and date of birth of the applicant upon the approval of BJTU;

3. Diploma and Certificate of Highest Education (notarized photocopy). An applicant who is a current university student shall submit the certificate of expected graduation or student status issued by his/her university; Diploma and certificate in languages other than Chinese or English shall be attached with notarized translations in Chinese or English;

4. Academic Transcripts. Transcripts in languages other than Chinese or English shall be attached with notarized translations in Chinese or English;

5. A Study or Research Plan Written in Chinese or in English (no less than 200 words/characters for undergraduates; no less than 500 words/characters for scholars; no less than 800 words/characters for postgraduates);

6. Personal Resume (An applicant for the arts or design program shall provide his/her own works (such as videos and paintings));

7. Recommendation Letters. Applicants for master’s or doctoral degrees and applicants for advanced study in China must submit letters of recommendation from two professors or associate professors, written in Chinese or English.

8. Letter of Acceptance from the Supervisor (non-compulsory , template can be downloaded from the official website or provided by the supervisor himself).

9. Certificate of language proficiency. When applying for a Chinese-taught program, an applicant shall provide a valid HSK score report that meets the program’s language ability requirements. When applying for a program taught in a language other than Chinese, an applicant shall provide a certificate of proficiency in the language as required by the designated university, such as the IELTS or TOEFL test report;

10. An applicant to study in China for more than six months shall submit a photocopy of the Foreigner Physical Examination Form (the original document, printed by Chinese quarantine authorities, shall be filled in in English and kept by the applicant). The medical examinations must cover all the items listed in the Foreigner Physical Examination Form. Incomplete records or those without the signature of the attending physician, the official stamp of the hospital, or a sealed photograph of the applicant are invalid. Medical examination results are valid for only six months; (Download at

11. An applicant shall submit a valid Certificate of Non-Criminal Record (or Police Clearance Certificate) issued by the local public security (such as the police station), usually issued within six months prior to the submission date of the application.

12. Proof of Funds (bank statements for the last 1 month with a balance of at least US$10,000.

13. An applicant under the age of 18 shall submit the legal documents of his/her legal guardian(s) in China;


1.Tuition Fee





In Chinese





In English

CNY 33,800/year



2.Accommodation Fee

Triple and double rooms, accommodation fee 16,200 RMB-21,600 RMB/year/person.

(Accommodation fees are for reference only and subject to final adjustment of prices each year)

3.Application Fee

Master’ s and doctoral programs: 600 RMB

Other programs: 500 RMB

X.Life in BJTU

1.On-campus Accommodation

Safe, clean and comfortable dorms;

A variety of room types (triple and double rooms) to meet different needs.

Dormitories equipped with a common kitchen, laundry, bathroom, toilet, Internet cable & WIFI, air conditioner, single beds (including bedding), bookshelf tables, and closets.

There are common areas in the apartment building for group study and social activities.

Staffs in the apartments are on duty 24 hours and CCTV are quipped in public areas to ensure safety of students.

2.Student Support & Service

Efficient and timely service for international students is provided from the moment of contact; we are here to respond to your concerns and help.

Great support will be provided for study, visa, insurance, health and your daily life on campus;

The international student comprehensive service hall provides one-stop service for students, including information inquiry, students’ affairs handling and leisure communication.

At the same time, we also provide online service; students could scan the QR code to make appointment to request transcript and varies certificates etc.;

We have “Listening Room” with full-time psychological counselor to provide psychological consulting and carrying out activities aiming to help students to get a deeper and better inter-cultural understanding.

There are various campus facilities and student activities to enrich your life at BJTU:

Library: to supply a large number of literature collections and electronic resources for study and research;

Stadium: We have indoor gymnasium, like badminton hall, track and field court, outdoor basketball court, tennis court, swimming pool and other sports facilities for you to carry out various sports activities;

Restaurant: There are 13 student cafeterias with multiple meal options including Halal meals.

Please feel free to make any inquiries either online or simply stopping by at the office. Our staff can provide multi-language service and support;

More information please refers to International Students Service Center:

3.Student Organizations and Activities

International Student Union: Here, we can make friends with students from various countries, and organize campus activities such as language learning, cultural exchange, social practice, festival celebration and so on.

We hold international cultural festival, New Year party, variety of competitions and other major events to encourage our students to celebrate diverse cultures, knowledge and identities.

We hold various competitions in the filed culture, art, sport and etc. to help the students to relax their body and mind as well as to improve their capabilities in various areas.

We offer academic events such as lectures and salons to enable all our students and staff to achieve their potential.

“Journey of Ark” cultural exchange platform: By sharing stories of different cultures, we can expand the diversity of cultures on campus and cultivate the spirit of symbiosis.


A.Chinese Government Scholarship--Bilateral Program (Type A)

For details, please visit

B.Chinese Government Scholarship--High Level Postgraduate Program/

Chinese Government Scholarship-- “Silk Road” Program (Type B)

For details, please visit

C.MOFCOM Scholarship

For details, please visit

D.International Chinese Language Teachers Scholarship (Confucius Institute Scholarship)

For details, please visit

E.Beijing Municipal Government Scholarship

For details, please visit

F.BJTU Scholarship for International Students

For details, please visit

XII.Contact Us


College of International Education,

Beijing Jiaotong University

No.3 Shangyuancun, Xizhimengwai, Haidian District, Beijing, China, 100044


+86-10-5168 5457, +86-10-5168 5456


+86-10-5168 5258







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