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Founded in 1953, Beijing Sport University was formerly known as the Central Institute of Physical Education. In 1956, it was renamed Beijing Sport University. In 1993, it was renamed Beijing Sport University. It is a national key university, a national "211 Project" key construction university, and the country’s first batch of "Double First-Class" "The construction of a university has a glorious history of running a school, a profound cultural heritage, and a solid foundation for running a school. It enjoys a high reputation at home and abroad and belongs to the State Sports General Administration. The school is located on Information Road, Haidian District, covering an area of 755,000 square meters, with a building area of about 410,000 square meters, and has a total of nearly 100 indoor and outdoor training venues.

The school currently has four departments: the Department of Physical Education and Health, the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, the Department of Olympic Sports, and the Department of Sports Engineering.

The Department of Sports and Health has seven colleges including the School of Education (Sports Normal College) and the School of Psychology; There are 8 colleges including the School of Marxism and the School of Management under the Ministry. The Faculty of Olympic Sports includes 9 colleges (schools) including the China Football Institute (Chinese Football Coach Academy) and the Chinese Basketball Academy; and the School of Sports Engineering under the Department of Sports Engineering.

The Party School of the General Administration of Sports of the Communist Party of China, the Cadre Training Center of the General Administration of Sports, and the Coach Academy of the General Administration of Sports are located in the school.

The school takes undergraduate education as the foundation and postgraduate education as the focus. It is one of the first batch of doctoral degree awarding units in sports colleges in my country. There are 41 undergraduate majors in physical education and sports training, including 9 national-level first-class undergraduate majors and 6 provincial-level first-rate undergraduate majors.

The discipline layout involves 9 disciplines of education, law, economics, literature, science, engineering, medicine, management, and art.

The first-level discipline of school physical education and all the second-level disciplines under its jurisdiction are national key disciplines, with 1 Beijing key second-level discipline, 1 interdisciplinary Beijing key discipline, and 1 Beijing university high-tech construction discipline. Overall physical education discipline The level ranked first in the first three rounds of national subject evaluation and ranked "A+" in the fourth round of national subject evaluation.

The school has the right to confer a doctorate in physical education and six first-level disciplines in physical education, Marxist theory, pedagogy, psychology, clinical medicine, and public management; it has two majors in sports, journalism, and communication. Master's degree authorization point, as well as the country's first sports post-doctoral research mobile station.




The school has 7 provincial and ministerial key laboratories, including the Key Laboratory of Sports and Physical Health of the Ministry of Education and the Key Laboratory of Physical Training and Physical Recovery of the State General Administration of Sport, 1 Beijing Higher Education Engineering Research Center. And 2 General Administration of Sports Scientific research base, 1 sports science society training base, 1 national experimental teaching demonstration center, and 2 Beijing university experimental teaching demonstration centers.

China Sports Strategy Research Institute, Winter Olympics Culture Research Center, Chinese National Traditional Sports Research Institute, and Sports Industry Development Research Center were selected as the source think tanks of the China Think Tank Index (CTTI). The library has more than 1.3 million books.

The school has more than 10,000 students at all levels and types, including more than 9,000 undergraduates and more than 3,000 postgraduates. The one-time employment rate of graduates in the past five years has exceeded the average employment rate of colleges and universities in Beijing.

The school always firmly establishes the central position of talent training, adheres to the world vision, international standards, Chinese characteristics, and high-point positioning, adheres to the "three-in-one" model and school-running characteristics of education, training, and scientific research. And adheres to high-end, integrated, international and Synergize the "Four Modernizations" talent training methods, strengthen the deep integration of sports and education, science and technology, and culture to train and deliver high-quality new sports talents for the construction of a strong sports country.

A strong education country and a healthy China. Since its establishment, the school has cultivated nearly 100,000 outstanding talents in the fields of school sports, competitive sports, and sports industry for the country, and cultivated a large number of outstanding sports experts, scholars, teachers, coaches, athletes, and management cadres at home and abroad.

China's sports, higher education, Olympic movement, and economic and social development have made outstanding contributions, and have been fully affirmed by the party, the country, all sectors of society, and the international community.

They have won the "Beijing Olympic Games and Paralympic Games" awarded by the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China and the State Council. The honorary title of "Advanced Collective" and the "Sports and Social Responsibility Award" was awarded by the International Olympic Committee. The three principals of the school Zhong Shitong, Ma Qiwei, and Jin Jichun won the International Olympic Committee "Olympic Sports Silver Medal", "Sports Learning and Research Award" and "Sports and Education Award" respectively.

The school has always adhered to facing the country’s major strategic needs and the frontiers of discipline development presided over more than 180 national scientific research projects (topics). Including 3 national science and technology support plan projects in the "Tenth Five-Year", "Eleventh Five-Year" and "Twelfth Five-Year" There are 3 key research and development projects for the Winter Olympics, 2 key special projects for active health and aging science and technology.

More than 270 scientific research awards at the provincial and ministerial level and above, including 7 national science and technology progress awards. "Journal of Beijing Sport University" was founded in 1966 and is now the core Chinese journal of Peking University.

The CSSCI source journal of the Chinese Social Science Research Evaluation Center of Nanjing University, the "Core Journal of Science and Technology of China (Humanities and Social Sciences)" by the Ministry of Science and Technology.

And the Chinese Humanities of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. The core journals of social sciences and the authoritative journals of Wuhan University RCCSE. "Journal of Science in Sport and Exercise" (Journal of Science in Sport and Exercise) SSEJ was founded in 2019. It is an English academic journal in the field of sports science hosted by Beijing Sport University and managed by the State Sports General Administration.

Since its establishment, the school has established inter-school relationships with 157 foreign (overseas) higher education institutions in 52 countries and regions around the world and has trained more than 15,000 international students in 106 countries. Among them, Alek Madishen Dr. (Oleg Matytsin) was elected President of the International University Sports Federation in 2015. The school successively awarded the former Prime Minister of Croatia and the chairman of the Croatian Olympic Committee Zlatko Matesa a doctorate.

Awarded the IOC chairman Jacques Rogge and other eight international famous figures honorary doctorate degrees; 8 people including Thomas Bach, President of the International Olympic Committee, Gian Franco Kasper, President of the International Ski Federation, and Kate Caithness, President of the World Curling Federation.

" The title of "Honorary Professor" was awarded to Gilbert Marius Felli, a senior advisor to the International Olympic Committee, as the "Visiting Professor", and he was appointed as the "Honorary Minister" of the Department of Olympic Sports.

The school is the "Chinese Government Scholarship for International Students in China" approved by the Ministry of Education, the institution funded by the National Construction High-level University Public Postgraduate Project and the EU Education Commission "Erasmus+" teacher-student exchange project funded institution. Sports body The Science and Competitive Sports Training Discipline Innovation and Intelligence Introduction Base, and the Sports Science and Health Discipline Innovation and Intelligence Introduction Base have been approved by the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Science and Technology.

The school relies on an international school-running platform, coordinates high-quality international education resources, and has established a comprehensive international cooperation training mechanism from undergraduates to graduate students, and the international level of talent training has been continuously improved.

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