news

  • Two Subjects of BFSU Rank Top 100 on QS World University Rankings 2017

      On March 8, the London-based Quacquarelli Symonds Limited released the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017. The 2017 Rankings cover a total of 46 subjects, highlighting the world’s top-performing universities in each academic area. The rankings are based on four key pillars: research, teaching, employability, and internationalization....

  • China’s First Zulu Language Course Launched in BFSU

    On March 5, China’s first Zulu language course was officially launched in BFSU. South African Ambassador Dolana Msimang and BFSU Vice President  Jia Wenjian attended the ceremony. Zulu is one of the official languages of South Africa, with about 15 million speakers. It is the 7th African language taught in BFSU....

  • China’s First Somali Language Course Launched in BFSU

    On March 4, China’s first Somali language course was officially launched in BFSU. Mr. Yusuf Hassan Ibrahim, Somalian ambassador to China, Mr. Qin Jian, China’s new ambassador to Somalia, and Mr. Jia Wenjian, Vice President of BFSU, attended the ceremony. Somali is an Afroasiatic language belonging to the Cushitic branch. It is one of the off...

  • China’s First Azerbaijani Course Launched in BFSU

    On Feb.28, China’s first Azerbaijani course was officially launched in BFSU. BFSU received permission from the Ministry of Education in 2015 for the launch of an undergraduate program for Azerbaijani language studies. The course is taught by Dr. Agshin Aliyev, an Azerbaijani scholar who is now a member of the faculty for regional studies at ...

  • Foreign Minister of Maldives Visits BFSU

    On January 6,Dr. Mohamed Asim,Foreign Minister of Maldives, paid a visit to BFSU and delivered a speech on Maldives’ foreign policies and relations with China in the new century. President Peng Long and Vice President Yan Guohua met with Dr. Asim. President Peng briefed the guests about BFSU in general, our Asian and African language program...

  • Chairman Han Zhen Visits Sri Lanka

    From December 29, 2016 to January 2, 2017, Han Zhen, Chairman of BFSU University Council, headed a delegation to Sri Lanka. They visited the Chinese Embassy in Sri Lanka, the University of Colombo, and the University of Kelaniya. They also met with Mr. Bandula Gunawardana, member of parliament of Sri Lanka. In the morning of December 30, 201...

  • Dialogue Held Between China and Egypt to Promote the Belt and Road Initiative

    On December 27,a dialogue was held at the School of Arabic Studies of BFSU to discuss new ideas to promote cooperation between China and Egypt under the Belt and Road Initiative. Sponsored by BFSU and the Egyptian Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, and organized by the School of Arabic Studies of BFSU and the Egyptian Embassy...

  • INALCO President Visits BFSU

    On December 22,President Manuelle Franck and Vice President Christine Lamarre of INALCO, a famous French institution, paid a visit to BFSU. President Peng Long met with the French guests and discussed possibilities for further cooperation between the two schools....

  • BFSU Launches the Center for Vietnamese Studies

    On December 22,BFSU officially launched the Center for Vietnamese Studies. President Pham Quang Minh of the University of Social Sciences and Humanities, VNU (USSH, VNU), Counsellor Nguyen Van Chieu of the Vietnamese Embassy in China, BFSU President Peng Long and Vice President Yan Guohua attended the launch ceremony and jointly unveiled the...

  • BFSU Delegation Visits Pakistan and India

    Headed by BFSU Council Chairman Han Zhen, a BFSU delegation visited Pakistan and India from 11 to 18 December, at the invitation of a number of institutions and universities including the Islamabad Policy Research Institute,Pakistan Council on China, the Government College University Lahore, O. P. Jindai Global University (JGU), Mahatma Gandhi An...

  • President Peng Long Attends the 11th Confucius Institute Conference

    From December 10 to 11,the 11th Confucius Institute Conference took place in Kunming. Vice-Premier Liu Yandong attended the opening session and delivered a keynote speech by the title - “Promoting CI development through innovation, cooperation, inclusion and sharing”. Over 2,200 delegates, including university presidents and CI representative...

  • BFSU Partner CIs Annual Meeting 2016

    The BFSU Partner CIs Annual Meeting 2016 took place from December 7 to 8, under the themes - “Horizontal Cooperation and Regional Integration” and “How to Tell the Chinese Story”. Over 50 people attended the meeting, including vice presidents of 6 universities as well as presidents and directors of 21 Confucius Institutes from Albania, Austria, B...

  • BFSU Academy of Comparative Civilizations and Intercultural Communication Inaugurated

    In the morning of December 6, an inaugural ceremony was held in BFSU to officially launch BFSU Academy of Comparative Civilizations and Intercultural Communication. The plaque was jointly unveiled by Teng Wensheng, President of International Confucian Association, Zhang Donggang, Director General of the Department of Social Sciences of the Minist...

  • President Peng Long Visits Chile and Peru

    From November 27 to December 1, a BFSU delegation headed by President Peng Long visited Chile and Peru, at the invitation of several Latin American universities including the Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Valparaiso, Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola and Universidad de Lima. The delegation had frui...

  • President Peng Long Visits Brazil

      From November 24 to 26, President Peng Long headed a BFSU delegation to visit Brazil. During the visit, the delegation visited the University of Sao Paulo (USP) and signed a cooperation agreement and a Memorandum of Understanding to promote further cooperation and exchanges. They also attended the inaugural ceremony for BFSU Alumni As...

  • BFSU Books Released at Romanian Book Fair

    From November 16 to 20,the 23rd Gaudeamus International Book and Education Fair unfolded in Bucharest this year. Several books authored or translated by BFSU professors were released at the Fair. In the morning of November 16,the Chinese edition of Pas Cu Pas, an autobiography of Romanian President Klaus Iohannis, was officially released. Th...

  • Delegation Headed by Han Zhen Visits ELTE

    On November 15, Han Zhen, Chairman of BFSU University Council, headed a Maxism studies delegation to visit Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE), Hungary. The delegation visited the Lukacs Archive, the Confucius Institute at ELTE, and the Department of Philosophy....

  • Armenian Minister of Education and Science Visits BFSU

    In the morning of November 13,Levon Mkrtchyan, the Armenian Minister of Education and Science, paid a visit to BFSU, together with Sergey Manassarian, the Armenian Ambassador to China, Ruben Mirzakhanyan, the Rector of Armenian State Pedagogical University, and Samvel Haroutiunian, Chairman of State Committee of Science. Vice President Yan Guohua...

  • BFSU Student Wins Top Prize at the Second CCTV Arabic Language Competition

    On November 13,Zhai Zitao, a student of the School of Arabic Studies, BFSU,won the top prize at the Final of the Second CCTV Arabic Language Competition. Rehan and Liu Jinrui from the same school won the third and fourth prizes. The CCTV hosts an Arabic language competition every two years. This year it took place in four cities - Beijing,Shan...

  • BFSU Delegation Visits the Laos and Vietnam

    From November 4 to 11, Vice President Yan Guohua led a BFSU delegation to the Laos and Vietnam. During their stay, they visited the National University of Laos, the Lao National Radio, Lao Academy of Social Sciences, VNU University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Hanoi University, Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences, Ho Chi Minh City Universi...

  • Azerbaijani Ambassador Named as Honorary Professor of BFSU

    On November 8, H.E. Latif Gandilov, Azerbaijani Ambassador to China, was named as an honorary professor of BFSU at a ceremony held in BFSU. President Peng Long presented the ambassador with a BFSU school badge and a certificate. Ambassador Gandilov got his PhD degree in economics from Azerbaijan University of Economics, and worked as a univers...

  • BFSU Team Wins Top Prize in CCTV Russian Language Competition

    On November 5, the final round of the Second CCTV Russian Language Competition was held in Beijing. The four-member BFSU team, consisting of Chen Weiqing, team leader and a graduate student of Class 2015, Zhou You, a graduate student of Class 2016, Fang Cheng, an undergraduate student of Class 2013, and Stanislav Morozov, an international student...

  • President Peng Long Visits Egypt and Morocco

    From October 29 to November 3,President Peng Long led a delegation to visit Egypt and Morocco. They met with the presidents of four universities – Ain Shams University and International College for Languages and Translation in Egypt, and University of Mohammed of V-Agdal and Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah University in Morocco. During the meetings, ...

  • Greek Ambassador Visits BFSU

    On November 3,Leonidas Rokanas, Greek Ambassador to China, and Euthymios Athanasiadis, Press Counselor, paid a visit to BFSU. BFSU Council Chairman Han Zhen met with the Greek guests and the two sides had a discussion about issues such as the development of Greek language program in BFSU, the recruitment of Greek language teachers, and the esta...

  • President Peng Long Visits UAE

    During a visit to United Arab Emirates (UAE) from 26 to 29 October, President Peng Long and his delegation visited Zayed University and the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU), and had in-depth and fruitful discussions with two members of the UAE Royal Family in charge of educational and cultural exchanges. On October 26, President Peng a...

  • Official Launch of BFSU Academy of Regional and Global Governance

    On October 22, a ceremony was held to launch BFSU Academy of Regional and Global Governance. Attending the ceremony were Liu Binjie, Chairman of the Education, Science, Culture and Public Health Committee of the National People's Congress, Hao Ping, Vice Minister of Education, Guo Yezhou, Vice Minister of the International Department of CPC Ce...

  • Official Launch of BFSU Research Center for China-Japan People-to-People Exchanges

    On October 24, a ceremony was held to launch the BFSU Research Center for China-Japan People-to-People Exchanges. The plaque of the Center was unveiled jointly by Xu Tao, Head of the Department of International Cooperation and Exchanges of the Chinese Ministry of Education, Peng Long, BFSU President, Bai Gang, former Minister-Counsellor of the...

  • President Peng Long Meets with Irish Minister for Education and Skills

    On October 20, President Peng Long met with Mr. Richard Bruton, the Irish Minister for Education and Skills, at Beijing International Convention Center. He also had in-depth discussions with representatives from the Trinity College Dublin (TCD) and the University College Dublin (UCD)....

  • Uruguay Minister of Agriculture Visits BFSU

    On October 20, Mr Tabaré Aguerre, Uraguay’s Minister of Livestock, Agriculture and Fisheries, accompanied by Ambassador Fernando Lugris, paid a visit to BFSU and made a keynote speech on agriculture in Uruguay and its cooperation with China. Vice President Sun Youzhong met with the Uruguayan delegation....

  • Annual Course on Chinese Law and Culture officially Launched by BFSU and the University of Silesia

    On October 15, an annual course on Chinese law and culture was officially launched at the University of Silesia as a joint program between BFSU and the University of Silesia. This one-year program is one of the activities agreed through a MOU signed between the two universities aiming at further promoting cooperation between the two sides. O...

  • Two Subjects of BFSU Rank Top 100 on QS World University Rankings 2017

      On March 8, the London-based Quacquarelli Symonds Limited released the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017. The 2017 Rankings cover a total of 46 subjects, highlighting the world’s top-performing universities in each academic area. The rankings are based on four key pillars: research, teaching, employability, and internationalization....

  • China’s First Zulu Language Course Launched in BFSU

    On March 5, China’s first Zulu language course was officially launched in BFSU. South African Ambassador Dolana Msimang and BFSU Vice President  Jia Wenjian attended the ceremony. Zulu is one of the official languages of South Africa, with about 15 million speakers. It is the 7th African language taught in BFSU....

  • China’s First Somali Language Course Launched in BFSU

    On March 4, China’s first Somali language course was officially launched in BFSU. Mr. Yusuf Hassan Ibrahim, Somalian ambassador to China, Mr. Qin Jian, China’s new ambassador to Somalia, and Mr. Jia Wenjian, Vice President of BFSU, attended the ceremony. Somali is an Afroasiatic language belonging to the Cushitic branch. It is one of the off...

  • China’s First Azerbaijani Course Launched in BFSU

    On Feb.28, China’s first Azerbaijani course was officially launched in BFSU. BFSU received permission from the Ministry of Education in 2015 for the launch of an undergraduate program for Azerbaijani language studies. The course is taught by Dr. Agshin Aliyev, an Azerbaijani scholar who is now a member of the faculty for regional studies at ...

  • Foreign Minister of Maldives Visits BFSU

    On January 6,Dr. Mohamed Asim,Foreign Minister of Maldives, paid a visit to BFSU and delivered a speech on Maldives’ foreign policies and relations with China in the new century. President Peng Long and Vice President Yan Guohua met with Dr. Asim. President Peng briefed the guests about BFSU in general, our Asian and African language program...

  • Chairman Han Zhen Visits Sri Lanka

    From December 29, 2016 to January 2, 2017, Han Zhen, Chairman of BFSU University Council, headed a delegation to Sri Lanka. They visited the Chinese Embassy in Sri Lanka, the University of Colombo, and the University of Kelaniya. They also met with Mr. Bandula Gunawardana, member of parliament of Sri Lanka. In the morning of December 30, 201...

  • Dialogue Held Between China and Egypt to Promote the Belt and Road Initiative

    On December 27,a dialogue was held at the School of Arabic Studies of BFSU to discuss new ideas to promote cooperation between China and Egypt under the Belt and Road Initiative. Sponsored by BFSU and the Egyptian Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, and organized by the School of Arabic Studies of BFSU and the Egyptian Embassy...

  • INALCO President Visits BFSU

    On December 22,President Manuelle Franck and Vice President Christine Lamarre of INALCO, a famous French institution, paid a visit to BFSU. President Peng Long met with the French guests and discussed possibilities for further cooperation between the two schools....

  • BFSU Launches the Center for Vietnamese Studies

    On December 22,BFSU officially launched the Center for Vietnamese Studies. President Pham Quang Minh of the University of Social Sciences and Humanities, VNU (USSH, VNU), Counsellor Nguyen Van Chieu of the Vietnamese Embassy in China, BFSU President Peng Long and Vice President Yan Guohua attended the launch ceremony and jointly unveiled the...

  • BFSU Delegation Visits Pakistan and India

    Headed by BFSU Council Chairman Han Zhen, a BFSU delegation visited Pakistan and India from 11 to 18 December, at the invitation of a number of institutions and universities including the Islamabad Policy Research Institute,Pakistan Council on China, the Government College University Lahore, O. P. Jindai Global University (JGU), Mahatma Gandhi An...

  • President Peng Long Attends the 11th Confucius Institute Conference

    From December 10 to 11,the 11th Confucius Institute Conference took place in Kunming. Vice-Premier Liu Yandong attended the opening session and delivered a keynote speech by the title - “Promoting CI development through innovation, cooperation, inclusion and sharing”. Over 2,200 delegates, including university presidents and CI representative...

  • BFSU Partner CIs Annual Meeting 2016

    The BFSU Partner CIs Annual Meeting 2016 took place from December 7 to 8, under the themes - “Horizontal Cooperation and Regional Integration” and “How to Tell the Chinese Story”. Over 50 people attended the meeting, including vice presidents of 6 universities as well as presidents and directors of 21 Confucius Institutes from Albania, Austria, B...

  • BFSU Academy of Comparative Civilizations and Intercultural Communication Inaugurated

    In the morning of December 6, an inaugural ceremony was held in BFSU to officially launch BFSU Academy of Comparative Civilizations and Intercultural Communication. The plaque was jointly unveiled by Teng Wensheng, President of International Confucian Association, Zhang Donggang, Director General of the Department of Social Sciences of the Minist...

  • President Peng Long Visits Chile and Peru

    From November 27 to December 1, a BFSU delegation headed by President Peng Long visited Chile and Peru, at the invitation of several Latin American universities including the Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Valparaiso, Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola and Universidad de Lima. The delegation had frui...

  • President Peng Long Visits Brazil

      From November 24 to 26, President Peng Long headed a BFSU delegation to visit Brazil. During the visit, the delegation visited the University of Sao Paulo (USP) and signed a cooperation agreement and a Memorandum of Understanding to promote further cooperation and exchanges. They also attended the inaugural ceremony for BFSU Alumni As...

  • BFSU Books Released at Romanian Book Fair

    From November 16 to 20,the 23rd Gaudeamus International Book and Education Fair unfolded in Bucharest this year. Several books authored or translated by BFSU professors were released at the Fair. In the morning of November 16,the Chinese edition of Pas Cu Pas, an autobiography of Romanian President Klaus Iohannis, was officially released. Th...

  • Delegation Headed by Han Zhen Visits ELTE

    On November 15, Han Zhen, Chairman of BFSU University Council, headed a Maxism studies delegation to visit Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE), Hungary. The delegation visited the Lukacs Archive, the Confucius Institute at ELTE, and the Department of Philosophy....

  • Armenian Minister of Education and Science Visits BFSU

    In the morning of November 13,Levon Mkrtchyan, the Armenian Minister of Education and Science, paid a visit to BFSU, together with Sergey Manassarian, the Armenian Ambassador to China, Ruben Mirzakhanyan, the Rector of Armenian State Pedagogical University, and Samvel Haroutiunian, Chairman of State Committee of Science. Vice President Yan Guohua...

  • BFSU Student Wins Top Prize at the Second CCTV Arabic Language Competition

    On November 13,Zhai Zitao, a student of the School of Arabic Studies, BFSU,won the top prize at the Final of the Second CCTV Arabic Language Competition. Rehan and Liu Jinrui from the same school won the third and fourth prizes. The CCTV hosts an Arabic language competition every two years. This year it took place in four cities - Beijing,Shan...

  • BFSU Delegation Visits the Laos and Vietnam

    From November 4 to 11, Vice President Yan Guohua led a BFSU delegation to the Laos and Vietnam. During their stay, they visited the National University of Laos, the Lao National Radio, Lao Academy of Social Sciences, VNU University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Hanoi University, Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences, Ho Chi Minh City Universi...

  • Azerbaijani Ambassador Named as Honorary Professor of BFSU

    On November 8, H.E. Latif Gandilov, Azerbaijani Ambassador to China, was named as an honorary professor of BFSU at a ceremony held in BFSU. President Peng Long presented the ambassador with a BFSU school badge and a certificate. Ambassador Gandilov got his PhD degree in economics from Azerbaijan University of Economics, and worked as a univers...

  • BFSU Team Wins Top Prize in CCTV Russian Language Competition

    On November 5, the final round of the Second CCTV Russian Language Competition was held in Beijing. The four-member BFSU team, consisting of Chen Weiqing, team leader and a graduate student of Class 2015, Zhou You, a graduate student of Class 2016, Fang Cheng, an undergraduate student of Class 2013, and Stanislav Morozov, an international student...

  • President Peng Long Visits Egypt and Morocco

    From October 29 to November 3,President Peng Long led a delegation to visit Egypt and Morocco. They met with the presidents of four universities – Ain Shams University and International College for Languages and Translation in Egypt, and University of Mohammed of V-Agdal and Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah University in Morocco. During the meetings, ...

  • Greek Ambassador Visits BFSU

    On November 3,Leonidas Rokanas, Greek Ambassador to China, and Euthymios Athanasiadis, Press Counselor, paid a visit to BFSU. BFSU Council Chairman Han Zhen met with the Greek guests and the two sides had a discussion about issues such as the development of Greek language program in BFSU, the recruitment of Greek language teachers, and the esta...

  • President Peng Long Visits UAE

    During a visit to United Arab Emirates (UAE) from 26 to 29 October, President Peng Long and his delegation visited Zayed University and the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU), and had in-depth and fruitful discussions with two members of the UAE Royal Family in charge of educational and cultural exchanges. On October 26, President Peng a...

  • Official Launch of BFSU Academy of Regional and Global Governance

    On October 22, a ceremony was held to launch BFSU Academy of Regional and Global Governance. Attending the ceremony were Liu Binjie, Chairman of the Education, Science, Culture and Public Health Committee of the National People's Congress, Hao Ping, Vice Minister of Education, Guo Yezhou, Vice Minister of the International Department of CPC Ce...

  • Official Launch of BFSU Research Center for China-Japan People-to-People Exchanges

    On October 24, a ceremony was held to launch the BFSU Research Center for China-Japan People-to-People Exchanges. The plaque of the Center was unveiled jointly by Xu Tao, Head of the Department of International Cooperation and Exchanges of the Chinese Ministry of Education, Peng Long, BFSU President, Bai Gang, former Minister-Counsellor of the...

  • President Peng Long Meets with Irish Minister for Education and Skills

    On October 20, President Peng Long met with Mr. Richard Bruton, the Irish Minister for Education and Skills, at Beijing International Convention Center. He also had in-depth discussions with representatives from the Trinity College Dublin (TCD) and the University College Dublin (UCD)....

  • Uruguay Minister of Agriculture Visits BFSU

    On October 20, Mr Tabaré Aguerre, Uraguay’s Minister of Livestock, Agriculture and Fisheries, accompanied by Ambassador Fernando Lugris, paid a visit to BFSU and made a keynote speech on agriculture in Uruguay and its cooperation with China. Vice President Sun Youzhong met with the Uruguayan delegation....

  • Annual Course on Chinese Law and Culture officially Launched by BFSU and the University of Silesia

    On October 15, an annual course on Chinese law and culture was officially launched at the University of Silesia as a joint program between BFSU and the University of Silesia. This one-year program is one of the activities agreed through a MOU signed between the two universities aiming at further promoting cooperation between the two sides. O...

No.2 North Xisanhuan Road, Beijing, P.R. China 100089