Beijing Institute of Technology (BIT) has its origins in the Yan’an Research Academy of Natural Sciences , which was established in Yan’an, northwest of China, in May 1939 by Chinese Communist Party, with the aim of training science and engineering professionals. In January 1940 when China was undergoing the most difficult phase of the War of Resistance Against Japan, the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China reformed Yan’an Research Academy of Natural Sciences into Yan’an Academy of Natural Sciences .

The major mission of the Academy was to assist the industrial development in Shanxi-Chahar-Hebei Border Region. As the first science and engineering university founded by Chinese Communist Party, Yan’an Academy of Natural Sciences opened on 1 September 1940. Li Fuchun, the secretary of the CPC Committee for Shaan-Gan-Ning Border Region was appointed as the first president, and was succeeded by educationist Xu Teli.

Beijing Institute of Technology  is a co-educational public university, located in Beijing, China, established in 1940, Yan’an. It is a major research university under the supervision of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology.

As a member university of National Class A Universities, Project 985 and Project 211, it has been given priority sponsor from the Chinese government, the Commission of Science, Technology and Industry for National Defense, the Ministry of Education (MOST) and the Beijing metropolitan Government.

Beijing Institute of Technology CSC Scholarships, Ranking, Agency Number, Faculty Members

Who pays for your education?

The Chinese Government

What does the scholarship cover?

-Registration, tuition, laboratory experiments, internship, and basic textbooks

-Accommodation on or off campus depends on availability

-Outpatient medical service and Comprehensive Medical Insurance and Protection Scheme

-Monthly living allowance: Undergraduate: CNY 2,500 (USD 400)

Master: CNY 3,000 (USD 485)

PhD Candidates: CNY 3,500 (USD 565)

Who can apply?

1. Applicants are non-Chinese citizens and in good health;

2. Applicants are not registered students in Chinese universities at the time of application;

3. Applicants are not applying for language programs.

4. Applicants who have graduated from Chinese universities for more than one year;

5. Applicants for Master programs should be under the age of 35 and hold a bachelor’s degree;

6. Applicants for PhD programs should be under the age of 40 and hold a master’s degree


★  If you have chosen a master/PhD program from our Admission Book, please check the contact information of BIT advisors at To ensure your successful admission and future academic development at BIT, it is essential that you get recommended by some BIT advisor first and ask him or her to send you a signed BIT Advisor Recommendation Form to confirm the recommendation.

★  If the program you apply is offered in English and you are not from English-speaking countries, you need to take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System Academic (IELTS Academic). The minimum score requirement is 80 for TOEFL and 5.5 for IELTS.

For the application of the English-taught program of MBA, you are also required to offer an official letter which says that you have already had at least one year’s working or internship experience.

★  If the program you apply is offered in Chinese, you should take the HSK 4 (Chinese Proficiency Test) exam and pass it.

★  If you are interested in applying to BIT, you should also do the physical checkup at a local hospital with the downloaded Physical Examination Record for Foreigner from

★  If you have already graduated, please go to local notary office to have your master or bachelor degree certificate and transcript of the highest degree notarized. But if you are still a registered student, you need to notarize your transcript and also provide an official letter from the university which states your approximate graduation date.

Application Processes

If you have decided to join BIT under the CSC scholarship, please follow the application processes listed below:

Step 1: Please create an account on the CSC website at from December 1st, 2021 to April 15th, 2021 and choose type B. The agent No. of BIT is 10007. When the online registration is finished, please download the application form and take note of your CSC serial number;

Step 2: Please create an account on the BIT website at, upload all the application documents and pay the application fee of 600 CNY (non-refundable). Please take note of your BIT application number;

List of the uploaded documents:

●CSC application form;

Notarized master or bachelor degree certificate (English version) for graduates/Certificate of schooling for registered students;

Notarized transcripts of the highest degree;

●BIT Advisor Recommendation Form in which your CSC serial number and BIT application number should be written;

●Curriculum Vitae;

●Personal Statement indicating the purpose of study, preferred research work or experience and academic background and other supporting materials;

●Two recommendation letters by home university professors, and for MBA program applicants, the certificate of working/internship experience is also a must;

●Front page of the passport;

●Physical Examination Record for Foreigner;

●TOEFL/IELTS/ HSK 4 transcript.

Step 3: If no TOEFL or IELTS transcript is available, BIT will arrange an online English language test for some of you to make sure that your English ability is sufficient for studying at our university.

Application dealine: April 15th each year

If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact us by or +86-10-68918083.

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