Ph.D Programs

Beijing Film Academy Doctoral Degree Program taught in Chinese Language for International Students


1.Brief Introduction:

As one of the Asia’s most prestigious film colleges and China’s only film academy, the Beijing Film Academy offers unmatched and extensive resources for your film education. BFA offers 3-4 years doctoral degree Program (taught in Chinese Language) to International Students. 

2. Majors and Directions

(Please check the information to Enrollment Guide every year): Please check attached documents 

2016 Doctoral Graduate Admissions Programs in Beijing Film Academy
2016 Doctoral Graduate Application Form in Beijing Film Academy
Recommendation Letter

3. Brief Application Requirements

(Please check the information according to Enrollment Guide every year)

  • 1. Must hold a non-Chinese passport for at least 4 years. Applicants should have lived in a foreign country for over 2 years.
  • 2. Applicants must meet the health requirements met by the Chinese Ministry of Education and the Chinese Ministry of Health.
  • 3. Applicants need to have the certification of master degree.
  • 4. If any school has expelled the student in the past we will deny the application.
  • 5. Applicants who have a criminal or prison record will not be accepted.

  • 4. Brief Required Documentation

    (Please check the information according to Enrollment Guide every year)

  • 1. One Filled Application Forms. The form should not be writing by hand. Please remember to send the electronic ones to the mailbox: ao.is@bfa.edu.cn.
  • 2. Graduation Certification of Master degree and Grade Sheet during the college study.
  • 3. Scanned copy of your passport
  • 4. Please provide 2 one-inch white background colored photos. Please write your name and majors at the back of the photos.
  • 5.Please provide Certification of New HSK(汉语水平考试) level 6
  • 6. Letter of recommendation issued by two associate professors related to the applied majors.
  • 7. Personal statement according to your planed research
  • 8. Master Thesis (Graduating Student should provide Master-Degree Proposal)
  • 9. Application Fees: 800RMB (140USD) for one major

  • 5. Contact Information

  • Address: Room113 International School H Building Beijing Film Academy No.4 Xitucheng Rd. Haidian District, Beijing China Post number:100088
  • Tel; 0086-010-8204 5433 Fax: 0086-010-8204 3731
  • E-mail: ao.is@bfa.edu.cn