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Beijing Institute of Technology

Bachelor's programmes

Engineering & Technology (3)
Computer Science & IT (1)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (1)



Beijing Institute of Technology (BIT) was founded in 1940 in Yan’an, Shaanxi Province and was relocated to Beijing in 1949. The following year, the main campus and the Departments of Maths, Physics and Chemistry of the Institut Franco-Chinois were merged with BIT.


It has been one of the key universities in China since the founding of New China and the first batch of universities which has entered the national “211 Project”, “985 Project” and the “Top A World-class University”. 

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University Ranking

Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
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501 -100
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
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436 28
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
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501 100
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
485 -33
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.


Library services

Beijing Institute of Technology Library (BITL), originally known as Yan’an Academy of Natural Sciences Library, was established in 1940. It presently consists of Zhongguancun campus library, Xu Teli library and four professional branches covering disciplines from machinery and vehicle engineering, science, humanities to law, with a total floor area of 46,000 square meters.

Student Life

Campus life

As the new campus of BIT, Liangxiang Campus is located in Liangxiang, Fangshan District, which enjoys beautiful scenery and is suitable for peaceful study. Nowadays, the rapid development of municipal construction can facilitate the transportation for the teachers and students in Liangxiang Campus.

Student clubs

  • Graduate Student Union 
  • Students’ Union 
  • Journalist Association 
  • Cycling association 
  • Energy-Saving Vehicle 
  • BIT Furmula 
  • Boguan Astronomy 
  • BIT Computer Association

Student Reviews

Failure is never the end
Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

Beijing institute of technology is one of the best engineering university in China, mechanical being the top populated course among other courses in the university , being a foreign student to do mechanical engineering in Chinese language I found it little harder , I encountered so many tough challenges throughout my entire course journey until reaching the finishing , in...

Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

Study experience is good

Honest review of BIT
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

I had a beautiful experience studying at Beijing institute of technology is a great choice my major Computer Science. It has a very friendly environment for International students.


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