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International Undergraduate entrance examination program

The undergraduate entrance examination program for foreign students (hereinafter referred to as the "undergraduate entrance examination program") is one of the important enrollment channels for foreign students at Peking University. The project aims to recruit high-quality international students to study at Peking University through standardized examinations, and cultivate innovative and leading talents with Peking University heritage, Chinese feelings, and international perspectives for the world.

The duration of undergraduate study for foreign students at Peking University is 4-6 years. Those who complete the content specified in the teaching plan and pass the graduation thesis defense will receive a graduation certificate. Those who meet the requirements for a bachelor's degree will be awarded a bachelor's degree.


1. Eligibility for application

1.1 In principle, the age is required to be between 18 and 25 (calculated from September 1, 2003), in good health, with a high school diploma or above, in line with the relevant provisions of the Nationality Law of the People’s Republic of China, and holding a valid foreign passport Non-Chinese citizens.

1.2 According to the relevant regulations of the Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China, residents of Mainland China (Mainland), Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan who apply as foreign students after immigrating to a foreign country must hold a valid foreign passport or passport before April 30, 2017 Nationality certificate, and have a certificate of cancellation of Chinese nationality, and have a record of actually living abroad for more than 2 years from April 30, 2017, to April 30, 2021 (actually living abroad for 9 or more in a year) The month can be calculated as one year, subject to entry and exit signatures).

1.3 According to the Nationality Law of the People's Republic of China and the relevant regulations of the Ministry of Education of the People's Republic of China, if both or one of the parents are Chinese citizens and settled in a foreign country if the person has foreign nationality at birth, he does not have Chinese nationality. Starting from 2021, their application as an international student to enter the undergraduate level of our colleges and universities, in addition to meeting the school’s other registration qualifications, must also hold a valid foreign passport or nationality certificate before April 30, 2017, and Have a record of actual residence in a foreign country for more than 2 years between April 30, 2017, and April 30, 2021 (The actual residence in a foreign country for 9 months in a year can be calculated as one year, with entry and exit signatures Prevail).


2. Application materials

2.1 "Peking University Foreign Students Undergraduate Admission Application Form" (download and print after online registration), the application form must be affixed with a 2-inch white background color passport-free photo;

2.2 Full-time high school graduation documents (new graduates can first provide the expected graduation certificate), which must be original or notarized, and the language is Chinese or English;

2.3 All courses and transcripts of senior high school must be original or notarized copies, in Chinese or English;

2.4 Personal statement in Chinese or English;

2.5 A copy of the passport, the passport must be an ordinary passport within the validity period;

2.6 Birth certificate and the nationality certificates of both parents at the time of the applicant's birth, including proof of permanent residency in foreign countries;

2.7 Award certificate and relevant supporting materials (if any);

2.8 Other supplementary materials required by Peking University;

2.9 "Peking University Foreign Students Undergraduate Admissions Application Commitment Letter", candidates must upload the PDF version of the commitment letter clearly and filled out by themselves and signed by themselves, together with other application materials, and upload it the online application system ( Applications without a commitment letter will not be accepted Accept.

Note: The application materials will not be returned after submission.


3. Application method

3.1 Online application

Applicants login to the online application system for international students of Peking University (, select the degree program—undergraduate entrance examination program and fill in the application form. The online application system will be launched on January 1, 2021, and March 5, 2021, is the deadline for accepting new applications. In principle, the review results can be inquired within 1-10 working days after submission, and the application form can be printed to pay the registration fee after the preliminary review is passed.

In addition to the above application materials, applicants must upload a self-introduction video in the online application system. See the attachment for specific requirements.


3.2 Mail the paper application materials

Paper version of the application materials can only be sent by post, and on-site submission is not acceptable. Posting time: March 1st to March 12th, 2021. The mailing time is subject to the postmark time sent by the local post office. To ensure timely delivery of materials, China Post EMS or SF Express must be used for domestic mail. See the contact information of the International Students Office for the mailing address.

The application materials will not be returned after mailing.


3.3 Take the initial test

The International Students Office will conduct a preliminary examination after receiving the application materials, and the applicant can participate in the preliminary examination after passing the preliminary examination. Preliminary examination subjects: Chinese, English, and mathematics. The initial test time is at the end of March or early April. Please refer to the initial test notice for the specific time and arrangement.


3.4 Participate in the retest

Those who pass the initial test will be eligible for the retest. Please refer to the retest notice for the retest time and specific arrangements.


3.5 Admission

Those who pass both the initial test score and the retest score will be admitted by the school. The initial test list, retest list, and admission results can be inquired through the online registration system. The admission materials will be distributed in June 2021. After admission, the school will review the applicant's information and materials. If there is any violation or fraud, the admission qualification will be canceled immediately upon verification.

3.6 Entrance

In September 2021, students will enter the journal with the admission notice and other relevant materials. The specific time and arrangement are subject to the registration notice.


4. Admissions Department

See the enrollment catalog for details (click the link


5. Related expenses

5.1 Application fee. 800 yuan. Applicants must pay the application fee before mailing the application materials. The application fee is non-refundable. If the application materials are incomplete or the application fee has not been paid, the application will not be accepted.

5.2 Tuition fees. Science: 30,000 yuan/academic year; liberal arts: 26,000 yuan/academic year.

Application fees and tuition fees can only be paid in RMB in cash, UnionPay cards, and online. Cash in other currencies and traveler’s checks and other payment methods are not accepted.


6. Scholarships for foreign students

Foreign students of Peking University can apply for Peking University Scholarships for Foreign Students and Beijing Scholarships for Foreign Students before enrollment. The funding period is one year. The Peking University Scholarship for International Students includes tuition, 2,000 RMB/month of living expenses, and medical insurance; the Beijing Scholarship for International Students provides full or partial tuition. Scholarship applications are open in the spring semester of 2021. For specific application methods, please follow the relevant notice on the website of the International Students Office.


7. Medical insurance

According to relevant regulations, international students in China must purchase medical insurance from domestic insurance companies. International students can complete online purchases before registering, or on-site purchases on the day of registration. The school will not apply for registration if there is no medical insurance that meets the requirements.


8. Accommodation

Peking University has international student dormitories of different specifications and conditions. Zhongguan Xinyuan dormitory consultation telephone: 86-10-62752288; Shaoyuan dormitory consultation telephone: +86-10-62752218.

Non-Chinese government scholarship students need to arrange their own accommodation during their study abroad. If you live in an off-campus residential residence, you must go to the local public security agency to register for accommodation within 24 hours of check-in.


9. Visa

Admitted students must present the "Admission Notice" and "Application Form for Study Visa in China (JW201/202)" to Chinese embassies and consulates abroad to apply for an X1 visa to come to China. Within 30 days after arriving in China, the X1 visa must be converted into a residence permit for study.


10. Contact Information of International Students Office

Mailing address: Room 329, New Sun Student Center, Peking University, Beijing, China

Postal Code: 100871

Phone: (86-10)-62751230

Fax: (86-10)-62751233


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