Introduction to South China Institute (SCI)
Beijing Foreign Studies University (BFSU) South China Institute (SCI) is a newly established campus in Foshan, Guangdong province under the direct authority of Beijing Foreign Studies University.
The school is integrated institution with international standards committed to industry, education and research.
On 2015 May 20th, SCI was officially unveiled in Sino-European Service Center in Foshan, Guangdong Province.
As the only education and research institution in the Industrial Zone, SCI aims to provide knowledge and consultancy support to business practices.
Teaching and study activities are practice oriented and integrated with local businesses, which clearly differentiates SCI from a traditional education institution.
SCI is an important supplement to and development of the BFSU Beijing campus.
Provide outstanding learning environment and programs that lead to excellent outcomes for all graduates, enabling them to work in and guide a diverse and changing world.
Undertake high-impact researches in southern China, at high international standards, to provide commercial and practical benefits for local industries and for our partners.
Strengthen and extend our strategic partnerships with professionals, universities and local companies to reflect both our academic ambitions and our civic responsibility.
Why Choose to study at SCI
While studying in China, students have opportunities to visit Fortune 500 and top Chinese companies, and take advantage of the many extra-curricular activities on offer.
Guangdong province is always the pioneer in Chinese economic reforms. Students will have the opportunity to interact with the unique business culture in Southern China.
Our teachers share a passion for teaching excellence. They are committed to outstanding mentorship and delivering the best outcomes for students.
First class facilities
Our first-class facilities underpin our teaching and students activities and ensure all students have the best possible experience on campus.
Our inclusive and supportive campus environment embraces the cultural diversity of the students from all over the world, which enables students to engage in the multi-cultural community and build up future social network.
To encourage academic excellence, varieties of scholarships will be provided. Scholarship application will be reviewed based on the academic records, special talents, as well as social activities.
1. Foundation Program (English for Academic Purpose - EAP)
Introduction to the Program
The Foundation Program at South China Institute (SCI) is designed for international students who intend to enroll for a business degree course, but are not qualified in an academic setting.
The BFSU-SCI Foundation Program prepares students with O-Levels or its equivalent qualification to enter onto undergraduate degree programs offered by BFSU.
The program provide student with core subjects that will enhance their English proficiency, business and academic knowledge and at the same time, develop their understanding and appreciation of other basic subjects.
During Foundation semester, you will study a combination of core modules, including English Language, Business English, Chinese Language, Business Mathematics, Business Studies, and several electives, which prepares you for the undergraduate study.
5 credits can be transferred to the bachelor program and the tuition will be exempted accordingly if certain courses are completed successfully.
Students in this program for one semester or one year prior to enrolling for a degree course. Reasonable English proficiency is a requirement for entry to the program.
Why apply for the International Foundation program?
|Program Name||International Foundation Program - English for Academic Purpose (EAP)|
|Course Duration||One Semester or One Year|
|Tuition Fee (RMB)||RMB 15,000/semester; RMB 30,000/year|
2. Chinese Language Training Programs
Chinese Language Training Program Introduction to the Program The Chinese Language Training Program at South China Institute (SCI) is a one semester or one year program for international students.
The Program Teaching of the Chinese language is offered at various levels based on students’ language proficiency, which covers from zero-basis starters to higher levels. The courses are focused on aural and oral training.
Chinese Language Training
|Course Duration||8 weeks Intensive course (summer time)||One semester or One year|
|Starting Dates||July - August||
|Tuition Fee (RMB)||RMB 3,600||
|Application Deadlines||30th June||
3. Certificate in Chinese Business (Language & Culture Experience & Business Consulting Challenge & Business Seminars)
The program is designed for non-degree seeking students who will spend one semester in China and hope to acquire better understanding about contemporary China. Not only to LEARN but to EXPERIENCE the dynamic cultural and business context of China, as well as its interaction with the other major economies.
BFSU helps students with internships an career advice. Such as with ShunFeng, HSBC, Deloitte, PWC, Mercedes Benz, JP Morgan Chase etc.
|Program Name||Certificate in Chinese Business|
|Course Duration||One semester|
|Tuition Fee (RMB)||RMB 18,000/semester (certificate)|
|Requirements||Proof of English proficiency: IELTS 6.0 or equivalent|
4. English-medium Degree Programs (1 year at SCI Campus + 3 years in Beijing or 2 + 2)
For a full list of bachelor's degree programs visit BFSU - English-medium Bachelor's Degrees
For a full list of master's degree programs visit BFSU - English-medium Master Degrees
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Can I study in China?
International students from all over the world are warmly welcomed to study in China. China’s universities offer thousands of programs for foreign students fully taught in English.