Beijing University of Technology
This institutional profile has been created for use by University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate programs.
Other names: Peking Polytechnical University, Beijing Polytechnical University.
First degree/qualification: Bachelor's degree (4-5 years).
Minimum quality for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: Overall average in B range.
Minimum level for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: 4-5 year diploma from 1949-1966; 4 year bachelor's degree from 1978-present; master's degree following diploma programs from the Cultural Revolution-present.
Documents required: Official transcript; official certification of degree and date awarded in Chinese and English; must have stamp/seal of school and signature of an authorized school official.
Description: Instituted in 1960. A scientific and technical institution; not a "national key school". Combined with 5 colleges in Beijing and acquired new name in 2000.Usual admission requirements are completion of senior secondary school (12 years of education) and a national entrance examination.
Grading scales vary; see above for common scales.
Language of instruction: Chinese.
Master's: 2-3 years after bachelor's degree and entrance examination.
Doctorate: 3-4 years after master's degree and entrance examination.