On May 14, 2015, the 6th International Cultural Festival of UIBE (University of International Business and Economics) opened with the theme “A belt moving to the world, A road leading to dreams”, attracting students all around the world participating enthusiastically and widespread attention. Students from 53 countries prepared their local featured food and attractions to show students from other countries their own culture. This international cultural festival integrates 53 different cultures, showing the world they are now together being in UIBE.
Why over 3000 international students choose UIBE？
The editor wants to note that, why UIBE possesses so many international students from over 50 countries? There must be some wonderful reasons for them to choose UIBE to study in China,
- (1) UIBE locates in Beijing, capital city of China
- (2) Being as one of China's best economics-oriented universities
- (3) As one of the Chinese leading universities, UIBE offers nearly 40 majors to overseas students of bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral study
- (4) One of the important stations for talents' training and scientific research on Chinese economic and business development
Besides these aspects, another amazing reason can be UIBE scholarships
. With scholarships, students can be supported to study in China for free or they only need to pay certain fees, thus easing their financial pressure. So, what scholarships programs you can apply to study in UIBE
UIBE offers 3 scholarships programs for international students:
(1) Chinese Government Scholarship (CGS); (2) Beijing Government Scholarship; (3) UIBE Scholarship.
(1). UIBE is approved by MOE China to admit Chinese Government Scholarship students. As for CGS program in UIBE, there are three subprograms, including Bilateral Program, CGS University Post Graduate Program and CGS Cooperative Program with Provinces, Municipalities and Autonomous Regions, which covers tuition fees, accommodation, living allowance and insurance, counting an attractive scholarship program for students to apply.
(2). Beijing Government Scholarship was set up by Beijing Government to support international students who want to study in Beijing. UIBE is one of the universities which can admit international students under this scholarship program.
(3). The UIBE scholarships are awarded semi-annually and annually to international students enrolled in the non-degree and degree programs at UIBE who have shown excellence in academic exams, study performance and social/public responsibility. There are prizes for excellent freshmen, for exceptional studies, for study progress and for graduates, etc
How to apply UIBE scholarships
- 1. For CGS Bilateral Program, students should apply through the dispatching authorities or Chinese Embassy in students’ home country during Jan to Apr. But for specific application time and other things, you should consult the information to the dispatching authorities. For CGS University Post Graduate Program and CGS Cooperative Program with Provinces, Municipalities and Autonomous Regions, students should apply directly through the university and submit the required application documents during Feb 1 to Apr 15. The university will review the applicants’ materials and determine the scholarships holders according to the applicants’ performance.
- 2. For Beijing Government Scholarship,
Step 1: Consult to the dispatching authorities in your home country about the application information and download the Application Form for Beijing Government Scholarship in UIBE admission website
Step 2: Fill the application form and prepare the required application documents: (1) notarized highest diploma and transcripts; (2) Foreigner Physical Examination Form; (3) study plan or research for degree or research students; (4) Applicants for music and art are requested to submit the applicants’ own works
Step 3: Submit the application form and documents to the university and wait for your application results. UIBE will determine whether you are eligible to get the scholarship.
- 3. For UIBE scholarship, This scholarship program’s evaluation is proceded semi-annually and annually according to the applicants’ academic and social performance. So for those who show excellence in academic exams, study performance and social activities, you can apply this scholarship under the guidance of teachers in UIBE.
UIBE is a multicultural university with so many international students all around the world. They may came here for different reasons, but the editor can feel scholarship can be an attractive one and they all come here for one same reason, that is to be better. To be better in each aspect and to enjoy their stay in China, that’s the same goal of all international students. So sincerely welcome you to join that big family —University of International Business and Economics.