• Postgraduate application procedure

before you apply

  • general

    To make an application as an international student, you must hold a non-Chinese passport, or hold a Chinese-passport but have citizenship of another country and have lived abroad for a minimum of 2 years

  • qualifications

    1) Applicants for Master programs should be under the age of 35 and hold a bachelor’s degree

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

  • language

    Applicants applying for a degree taught in Mandarin Chinese will need to submit evidence of proficiency in the language. We recognise the following qualifications as proof of proficiency:

    1) HSK Level 5 (new version)

    2) Education in an institution where Mandarin Chinese is the medium of teaching for a minimum of 3 years. This will require a certification of completion/transfer from the institution and a letter from the school confirming the language they teach in and the length of time the student was enrolled in the school, with an appropriate signature from a senior person in a leadership role.

    Students applying for a degree taught in English may also need to submit proof of proficiency if they are from or applying from a country where English is not listed as an official language of the country. These are the qualifications accepted as proof of proficiency:

    1) TOEFLs

    2) IELTs

  • documents

    1)Two letters of reference ;

    2) Study and research plan ;

    3) Original Transcript and Diploma of the highest Degree (Notarized from home country);

    4) Passport size photos, passport copy;

    5) Photocopy of Foreigner Physical Examination Form;

    6) Acceptance letter from one supervisor;

    7)No Criminal Record Certificate;

    8) English or HSK proficiency certificates (if any);

    9) Originals or copies of academic publication, patent, and other academic achievements (if any);

    Notes :

    1) Applicants requires a preliminary acceptance letter from a BUCT professor before applying online. Participating Professors information can be found at the"Degree Programs"-"Programs" page

    2)Applicants who apply Chinese Government Scholarship  require to  to submit the application to both following website:

    BUCT online application system: http://study.buct.edu.cn 

    CSC application system : https://studyinchina.csc.edu.cn

    (BUCT Agency No. is 10010, Tpye B, Deadline 15th April)

  • apply
    Create and submit your application online via our online portal. Please note applications submitted after the deadline will not be accepted.You can save your application and come back to it at a later time, so we advise you to start early. Download our guidefor step-by-step instructionson filling in the application.

after you apply

  • Online interview;

    Get Admittance ;

    Receive the admission Letter and JW201/JW202 form by DHL;

    Apply for student VISA (X VISA) at Chinese Embassy or Consulate General.

    Prepare to submit the original of all materials and submit them at the time of registration.

    Pay the application fee and tuition fee;


    Note: All accepted applicants will be informed via Email.



    International Students Office

    School of International Education

    Beijing University of Chemical Technology

    No. 15 Bei San Huan East Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing, 100029