Beihang University is located in the capital Beijing which is the center of Chinese politics, history and culture. Founded in 1952, it is the first aerospace institution of higher learning established after the founding of the People's Republic of China. It is now under the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology. The school's QS ranking is 383, and it is China's first construction university which enters the "211 Project", "985 Project", and the national "Double First Class".There are 10 subject categories including engineering, science, management, literature, law, economics, philosophy, education, medicine and art. Engineering, material science, physics, computer science, chemistry, sociology and other subjects have obvious advantages. Among them, the aerospace subject has been ranked first in the world in "USNEWS" for three consecutive years.
Beihang University began to recruit foreign students in 1993 and has 30 years of experience in teaching and training international students. Currently, there are about 2,000 international students from 110 countries, including nearly 1,300 international students studying for degrees. The school currently has Chinese government scholarships, Confucius Institute scholarships, Beijing Foreign Student Scholarships, Beihang University Foreign Student Scholarships, and corporate-funded scholarships, forming a diversified and multi-channel scholarship system for international students, greatly reducing international students' economic burden. It has also improved the competitiveness of Beihang University in international education. In addition, it took the lead in teaching all overseas graduate courses in English, with 284 English courses, opening up a convenient channel for international students to study in China.
There are stadiums, basketball courts, swimming pools, tennis halls, gyms and other facilities on campus, as well as banks, post offices, supermarkets, and hospitals, which can provide necessary living services for international students. In addition, The school has also built an aerospace museum, art museum, school history hall, science and technology innovation hall, and concert hall to enrich the students' after-school cultural life.