Lancaster University College – Beijing Jiaotong University
Lancaster University has established a joint institute with its highly ranked partner Beijing Jiaotong University. The campus, Lancaster University College at Beijing Jiaotong University, is located in Weihai, Shandong province.
Lancaster University College at Beijing Jiaotong University (LUC-BJTU) offers undergraduate programmes to both Chinese and international students.
Courses in Computing, Design, Engineering and Environmental Science are already being delivered in partnership by Lancaster and BJTU academics. Masters-level courses in Computing and Engineering, as well as undergraduate programmes in Business, Accounting and Finance and Logistics are also planned.
Graduates will receive a degree from both institutions and a joint academic transcript.
Students at the Joint Institute in Weihai and from the main campuses of both BJTU and Lancaster University will be encouraged to participate in study abroad, summer schools and other types of exchange opportunities at any of the three locations.
Lancaster is committed to providing students at LUC-BJTU with an excellent student experience and many of Lancaster’s resources will be available to them. Academic standards are subject to rigorous quality assurance including continuous moderation of assessment setting and marking.
In addition to teaching collaborations with BJTU, the partner universities will develop student exchange opportunities and graduates will be eligible for the Lancaster Alumni Loyalty scholarship. Lancaster and BJTU will work to develop research links and Staff at the new campus will be eligible for Lancaster's staff development programmes.