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Welcoming students from China

Visit our Chinese website 中文官网

We have a large community of international students at BU – currently just over 2,000 students from around 100 different countries and regions. At the moment, we have 140 students from China studying with us.

We are always happy to welcome new Chinese students onto our undergraduate, postgraduate, research and top-up courses. We have partnership links a number of universities in China and we welcome students from these institutions to join our growing BU global community:

  • Beijing Normal University
  • Southwest University of Finance and Economics
  • University of Electronic & Science and Technology of China
  • Wuhan University of Technology
  • Central China Normal University
  • Wuhan Business University
  • Tianjin University of Technology
  • Zhejiang University of Media and Communications
  • Yiwu Industrial & Commercial College
  • SIAS International University
  • Zhejiang Normal University

We will help you with your application to study at BU, or you can speak to one of our representatives in China who can offer assistance with your application. If you'd like more general advice about the UK education system, visas, scholarships or the variety of courses on offer, you should contact the British Council in China.

Chinese website 中文官网

BU has a Chinese language website, please click here to visit.

Scholarships

Country specific scholarships

Undergraduate scholarships

For more information please visit our undergraduate scholarship pages.

Postgraduate scholarships

For more information please visit our postgraduate scholarship pages.

Stories from China

A selection of stories by current students and graduates

My part-time job as a BU Student Ambassador - by Tsz Kam Yeung, MSc Events Marketing, 2017/18

A ‘Hongkonger’ in Bournemouth: adapting to a different life style - by Tsz Kam Yeung, MSc Events Marketing, 2017/18

My first week at BU - by Suyan Zou, MSc  International Hospitality and Tourism Management 2015/16

My journey from China to BU - by Suyan Zou, MSc  International Hospitality and Tourism Management 2015/16

Read more international student stories.

Events

Open Day
Nov
17

Undergraduate Open Day

We love showing off our campuses. Book for this Open Day and find out more about our courses, speak to our students and find out what life as a BU student is really like. 

Open Day
Nov
28

Postgraduate Open Day

During our Open Days you can find out more about postgraduate study, hear about funding options and talk to academic staff about our courses.

Virtual Open Day
Dec
5

Postgraduate Virtual Open Day

Find out about studying a postgraduate degree at BU without having to step foot on campus.

Open Day
Dec
12

Undergraduate Mini Open Day

Join us for a Mini Open Day to get a flavour of what studying at BU is all about. See our facilities, meet with our students and staff and view our halls of residence. 

Open Day
Jan
9

Undergraduate Mini Open Day

Tour our campus and facilities with our student ambassadors and find out more about our courses.

Open Day
Feb
13

Undergraduate (Applicant) Open Day

Join us at a BU Open Day to discover how you could belong at BU. Offer-holders, applicants and students still considering making an application are all welcome.

Open Day
Mar
9

Undergraduate (Applicant) Open Day

Open Days are your opportunity to get a feel for what life is like at BU, find out more about our courses and excellent placement and employment opportunities.

Open Day
Apr
3

Undergraduate (Applicant) Open Day

There is only one way to discover BU and that's in person at one of our Open Days. Meet our students, speak to academics, tour our facilities and check out our halls of residence. Meet our students, speak to academics, tour our facilities and check out our halls of residence.