📖 Introduction

China Women's University (CWU) is a distinguished public institution located in Beijing, China, focusing on women's education and research. Established in 1949, CWU holds the distinction of being one of the key universities in China dedicated exclusively to the advancement of women's education and gender studies. As a comprehensive university, CWU offers programs in various disciplines, including literature, law, management, and social sciences, all with a unique emphasis on women's issues and gender equality.

CWU is distinguished by its commitment to empowering women through education and fostering a scholarly environment that promotes research and awareness in gender studies. The university plays a crucial role in addressing social and cultural challenges related to gender, contributing to the advancement of women's rights and societal understanding. While specific global rankings may vary, CWU is recognized nationally for its unique focus on women's education and gender research. The university's dedication to creating a supportive and inclusive educational environment for women, coupled with its role in shaping discourse on gender-related topics, establishes it as a significant institution in the landscape of women's education and empowerment in China.

🏫 About China Women’s University (CWU)

China Women's College (hereinafter referred to as the school) is the first public full-time undergraduate women's general higher education institution in the country under the All-China Women's Federation and approved by the Ministry of Education . vocational school . In 1995 , the school was relocated and the current school name was used. In 1996 , the school began to hold general undergraduate education. In 2002 , the school was transformed from an adult college to an ordinary college. In 2019 , the school officially added the "All-China Women's Federation Cadre Training Institute" brand, and the school's development has entered a new historical stage. The school currently has 477 faculty members and 5,248 full - time students [1] . It has the School of Social Work, the School of Law, the School of Management, the School of Child Development and Education, the School of Art, the School of Cultural Communication, the Department of Women's Studies, the Department of Finance, the Department of Foreign Languages, the Department of Computer Science, the Department of Ideological and Political Theory Teaching, and the Department of Physical Education. Department. There is 1 master's program in social work and 24 undergraduate majors, covering 7 disciplines including law, education, management, economics, literature, art, and engineering . The two majors of pre-school education and law are pilot projects for comprehensive reform of majors in Beijing; the three majors of social work, pre-school education, and women's studies have become national-level characteristic specialty construction points and Beijing characteristic specialty construction points. The two majors of preschool education and women's studies are the construction points of first-class undergraduate majors in Beijing. The school is currently adjusting and optimizing its institutional settings and disciplines according to the reform requirements of the Women's Federation. The school adheres to the socialist direction of running a school, implements the party's educational line and policy, follows the law of higher education development, and implements the basic national policy of equality between men and women. After many leaps and bounds, the school has established a school-running orientation: focus on strengthening the training of women's federation cadres and women's cadres, and build a strong women's federation cadre training base; focus on creating advantageous disciplines and become a cradle for cultivating talents to serve the society, families and women; Focus on highlighting Chinese characteristics in international women's development and gender equality education, and become an important window for Chinese women's non-governmental exchanges with foreign countries; focus on playing the role of a women's research think tank , and become a research base for socialist women's theory and family construction with Chinese characteristics. Since its establishment, the school has been undertaking the education and training of women's federation cadres and women cadres. Over the past 25 years, it has trained more than 20,000 women's federation cadres and women cadres at all levels and in 377 sessions . In 2019 , the establishment of the All-China Women's Federation Cadre Training Academy is a new starting point, focusing on training women's federation cadres and women cadres who are mainly responsible for the main business, strengthening the training function of women cadres, and fully undertaking the training of women's federations and women cadres. The school is committed to cultivating applied female talents with all-round development of morality, intelligence, physique, beauty and labor, with the spirit of "Four Self", public welfare awareness, international vision and intellectual elegance. It has a group of national, provincial and ministerial-level teaching teams and famous teaching teachers. School teachers are deeply involved in the research and formulation of laws and policies related to women and children's families, and women / gender research has formed advantages and characteristics. The school has the first women’s studies major in the country, the Global Women’s Development Institute with the Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations as an honorary professor, and the only Chinese women’s library and family construction research institute in the country. The school is the implementation unit of the Ministry of Commerce’s short-term training program for women talents in developing countries and the master’s degree program, the implementation unit of the Beijing “Belt and Road” national talent training base project, and the UNESCO “Media and Women” joint chair unit, Chinese and foreign The initiator of the Women's School Principals Forum, a member of the World Women's Education Alliance, and the chairman unit of the China Women's Colleges and Universities Alliance. Focusing on the future, the school will continue to adhere to the school management strategy of "establishing a school with quality, developing a school with characteristics, strengthening a school with talents, and beautifying the environment", and is guided by the full implementation of the main responsibilities and main business of training women's federation cadres and women cadres and improving the quality of talent training. , deepen the comprehensive reform, solve the development problems, strengthen the characteristics of running a school, and take a more solid step in the journey of the party's women's training and education in the new era.

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🏠 Accommodation

You will need to book the accommodation after you have been accepted.

You can choose to live on campus or off campus in private accommodation.

How to book:

  • Make a booking online after you have been accepted (in this case please let us know your choice when you apply).
  • Register when you arrive - its not possible to reserve a room before arriving. You can arrive a few days before and book it

📬 Admissions Process

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Please choose the programs here , "You are advised to select 2-3 programs to increase your chances of getting accepted.

Required documents:

  • Passport
  • Graduation certificate
  • Passport size photo

Preparing documents:

You can start your application now and send the application documents during your application. Some documents you can send later if you don’t have them right away. Some more info about preparing application documents is here

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Application process:

Applying Online is simple in just a few steps. More information is available here.

The first steps are to choose the programs, pay the application fee and upload the application documents.

Once submitted to China Admissions, we will review your application within 2-3 days and proceed to the university or ask you for further clarification

After it has been processed to the university you will receive your unique application ID from each university.

The university may contact you directly for further questions.

We will then follow up each week with the university for updates. As soon as there is any update we will let you know. If you have made other plans, decide to withdraw / change address at any time please let us know.

After you have been accepted you will receive your admissions letter electronically and asked to pay the non-refundable deposit to the university.

Once you have paid the deposit the university will issue you the admissions letter and visa form to your home country.

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