Main teaching building

The School of Software Engineering (SSE) in Beijing Jiaotong University (BJTU) is established on February 12, 2003.

As one of the 37 National Pilot Software Engineering Schools and the pioneer of education system reform and teaching mechanism innovation in BJTU, School of Software Engineering carries the expectations of the university. As the important software engineering talents cultivation base, SSE has made valorous innovations in management system, operation mechanism, education philosophy, talent cultivation program and curriculum construction, education model and methodology, and the union of industry-study-research. Simultaneously, SSE has explored and found an effective way to cultivate “internationalized, industrialized, high-level and comprehensive” software engineering talents, which is called “2+1+1″ talents cultivation model.

Hightlights of SSE

Advanced Education Philosophy: Their education philosophy is based on the most advanced engineering education principle – CDIO (Conceive-Design-Implement-Operate) and combines with their own innovation and reformation, which contributes to high-qualified talents cultivation.

High Teaching Quality: SSE of BJTU is in top 5 of  national key software engineering schools in China.

Highly Recognized by Ministry of Education in China: The office of national pilot software engineering schools is located at SSE in BJTU, which is in charge of organizing and managing all the top-level software engineering schools in China.

Low Cost:
The cost of study in China is much less than in western countries:table
The cost of study in China is much less than in western countries. Total tuition fee of an international undergraduate student for 4-year study is about ¥116,000 (around US$17,000), while that of an international graduate student for 2-year study is ¥58,000 (Around US$8,500)

Pure English Program: They have International class both in undergraduate program and graduate program. All the courses are lectured in English.

Excellent Internship Opportunities: They have many partners from top-level IT companies including IBM, Microsoft, SAP, Sun Micro System, Intel, etc. The international students are prior to be recommended to these companies for one-year internship with salary. The internship will strengthen practice ability and technical skills, enforce teamwork spirit, and experience enterprise culture, which will lay a solid foundation for your future career.

The Main program:

Computer Software Engineering Program

  • Qualification Awarded: Bachelor’s Degree
  • Duration of  Study: 4 years
  • Tuition fees: RMB 29,000 per year

Computer Software Engineering

  • Qualification Awarded: Master’s Degree
  • Duration of Study: 2 years
  • Tuition fees: RMB 29,000 per year