Building Beihang Global Campus
Release time：October 12, 2015 /
Recent years, Beihang University manages to build Beihang Global Campus (BGC) to follow up the “UPS” international development strategy and to cultivate international talents. Beihang University has been collaborating top universities around the world. The learning on Beihang Global Campus is not limited to autumn and spring semesters. The students can not only study on Xuanyuan Road Campus (the main campus of Beihang University) and Shahe Campus (the branch campus), but take courses in other well-known universities all over the world, which helps students in Beihang University to enjoy the global education resources, broaden the international horizon, improve the cross-cultural communication ability, enhance academic skills and therefore increase their international competitiveness.
Beihang International Summer University (BISU) is an important component of Beihang Global Campus, including a series of domestic and abroad projects of course learning and cultural interaction. Students can attend summer school (or summer camping), experience different cultures, take summer internships, take part in science and technology competition and participate in academy exchanges. The BISU usually lasts for 1 week to 8 weeks.
Every summer Beihang University holds activities and competitions such as Summer School of Sino-Canadian Center for Social Sciences, Summer Camping of Chinese-Russian students for Cultural Communication, Summer Camping of Beijing-HMT students in Aeronautics and Astronautics, International Undergraduate Summer School in Information Science, International Graduate Summer School in Aeronautics and Astronautics, International Collegiate Design and Innovation Competition (ICDIC) and Beihang World Debate Academy (BWDA). About 450 students from all over the world come to compete, study and communicate with students of Beihang and other colleges and universities of mainland.
Meanwhile, every year about 650 students of Beihang go to America, Canada, Britain, France, Japan, Honkong, Taiwan, etc. to attend the programs of BGC. The summer school, summer camping, technology competition and scholarly communication of Beihang University spread over 17 countries and regions. The choices of study place for students are varied from University of British Columbia at the east coast of the Pacific to Accademia di belle arti di Venezia at the west coast of Adriatic Sea. During the period, students can take courses on aeronautics and astronautics, information science and technology, international business, management, international politics, education, literature and art. They are provided with grand chances and open visions, which can inspire them on their studies.
Beihang International Summer University-discover, connect, make a difference.