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Beijing University of Chinese Medicine International School

2021 Admissions Guide for International Students


1 Application

1.1 Qualification Requirements

1. In accordance with the relevant provisions of the Nationality Law of the People's Republic of China, Non-Chinese citizens holding valid foreign passports, with good moral character; in good physical and mental health; and have high school or above qualifications may apply.

2. Be 18 years old or above as of 31 December 2021.

3. According to Document No. 12 (2020) of the Ministry of Education of China, if one or both parents is a Chinese citizen who has settled in a foreign country so that the applicant has foreign nationality at birth, the applicant does not have to have Chinese nationality. From 2021 onwards, applicants for entry into this university for undergraduate education as international students must, in addition to meeting the school's other qualifications, hold a valid foreign passport that was obtained before 30 April 2017, or have a proof of nationality, and have a record of actual residence in a foreign country for more than two years between 30 April 2017 and 30 April 2021 (the actual residence in a foreign country for nine months of the year can be calculated as one year, whichever is the entry and exit stamps).

4. Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan residents who apply to enter our undergraduate level as international students after emigrating and acquiring foreign nationality shall hold a valid foreign passport or a proof of nationality that was obtained before 30 April 2017, and have a record of actual residence in a foreign country for more than two years between 30 April 2017 and 30 April 2021 (the actual residence in a foreign country for nine months of the year can be calculated as one year, based on the entry and exit stamps).

1.2 Admission Process

Submit application documents →Assessment of documents by BUCM→Admission →Receive the admission letter and the Foreign Students VISA application form (JW202 form) → Apply for visa at the Chinese embassy of the student’s country of origin →Arrive and register at school.

* It takes at least 8-10 weeks from the application deadline to the time when the admission information is sent. During this interval, we will review and evaluate the application materials and, if necessary, we will notify you to complete all the application materials. The university will only accept those who have completed application materials and have passed the review. Admission notices and other materials will be issued from June 2021. After admission, the school will review again the applicant's information and materials. If there are violations or false information, once confirmed, disqualification will occur immediately. We will inform you of our offer as soon as possible, but due to limited staff, we may not be able to respond to your letter or e-mail quickly.

1.3 Application Materials

  1. The following must be handed in:

    (1)BUCM Application Form for Undergraduate Admission for International Student (downloaded on the official website of the College);

    (2)Photocopy of the passport information page (Passports must have a validity of at least 6 months from the date of submission of the application);

    (3)Full-time high school or above graduation documents (new graduates can first provide an expected graduation certificate.), original or notarized documents, in Chinese or English;

    (4)Academic transcript (Including at least one of the following), original or notarized documents, in Chinese or English:

  ﹒Official academic transcripts of all courses offered by the institution where the highest academic degree was obtained (original and notarized documents in Chinese or English);

  ﹒Transcript of national or regional high school unified graduation examination;

  ﹒Results of international standardized tests (e.g. SAT/ACT/A-Level/AP/IB/STPM, etc.);

    (5)A birth certificate or proof of nationality that the applicant has been naturalized for over four years.

    (6)Language requirements:

  ﹒Chinese program: Applicants whose native language is not Chinese need to provide HSK level 4 (inclusive) or above certificate;

  ﹒Bilingual program (Chinese and English): Applicants whose native language is not English need to provide score reports of TOEFL/IELTS or relevant English proficiency tests;

    (7)Video (about five minutes of a self-introductory video). Some students may be interviewed online.

    (8)A screenshot of the successful payment voucher or online remittance of the registration fee.*

* Once the registration fee has been paid, it will not be refunded. If you are not admitted or had included an ineligible item for application, the registration fee will not be refunded. Applicants are advised to consult with the Admissions Office of the International Academy for eligibility and other admission requirements before paying the application fee.

    (9)Additional materials requested by Beijing University of Chinese Medicine.

     2. Optional Documents

  ﹒Personal statement.

  ﹒A reference.

  ﹒Relevant certificates for talents and skills (photocopy of level certificates or award certificates).


2 Fees (RMB/Yuan)

*The actual time of reporting, the opening time, and form of the courses shall be subject to the specific notice of the school.


3 Scholarships

3.1 Chinese Government Scholarships

Application time: Every year from early January to early April.

Application process: Applicants should reference the official websites or for the latest information. Applicants can also consult Chinese Embassies in their home country for relevant information.

3.2 Beijing Foreign Students Scholarship

Application Time: From January to June, 2021

Application way: Self-funded students who meet the registration qualification can apply for the scholarship. After expert evaluation, students with excellent performance will be awarded the scholarship.


4 Contact Information

Official Website: BUCM International College


Tel: +86-10-64286303

Address: Admissions Office, International School, Beijing University of Chinese Medicine, North 3rd Ring East Road No.11, Chaoyang District, Beijing, China

You can submit your application form through any of the above ways.


Bank Account Information

账户名称/Account Name:北京中医药大学


开户银行/Bank Name:中国银行股份有限公司北京房山支行


账号/Account №:335069045265


银行联行号/CNAPS CODE:104100004843

银行地址/Bank Address:北京市房山区良乡拱辰北大街3号  102488

No. 3 Gongchen North Street, Liangxiang,Fangshan District, Beijing,102488

银行电话/Telephone Number:010-89356347

* Please attach the words “Applicant's passport name + International College registration fee” at the time of remittance.




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