Beijing Commerce and Trade School is a national key vocational school and one of the first Standard Vocational School of Modernization in Beijing. BCTS is awarded “Advanced School of Vocational Education Supervision and Assessment”, “National Advanced Unit of Vocational Education” as well as “National Advanced Technology Unit of Vocational Instruction” granted by National Ministry of Education in 2002 and 2003 separately. The Vocational Technical School, the branch of BCTS, is a full-time city-level school. BCTS was founded in 1964, which has over 5,000 full-time students attending different courses now. Beijing Commerce and Trade School is characterized and well-known for its excellent teaching facilities, the highest quality of teaching with standard management of students and the same level of international advanced vocational education. BCTS has been becoming an important base for training intermediate & senior managerial and financial talents.
The school covers an area of over 120 mu with its construction area over 80,000 square meters. The school looks just like a beautiful garden with many kinds of evergreen flowers in blossom. The school owns a set of the perfect teaching facilities and has the first-class multi-media computer equipments with access to Internet, Electronic Reading-rooms, Network Classrooms, Language Laboratories, Accounting Simulation Lab and Edition Lab of Media Major as well as Teahouse Training Room. There are 110 standard classrooms equipped with close-circuit TV systems and projectors. Furthermore, the Finance Insurance, E-business, Marketing and Travel & Tourism and Hospitality Training Centers, Simulation Studio of Broadcasting as well as Food Safety Testing Lab, all together with 25 training bases, sponsored by the Municipal Education Committee, are also established in this school. In addition, the school is also equipped with over1,400 advanced computers with the comprehensive teaching facilities including Teaching Offices, Lab Center, Information Center, Training Center, 3 Dorm Buildings, Modern Venue as well as Integrated Stadium.
There are four departments in the school with an outstanding teaching staff of 140 full-time teachers, over 85 percent of whom have middle rank or high rank titles of professional post. And 64 percent have the degree of postgraduates. There are also some teachers who are the teaching backbones and the main force of advanced teaching in Beijing. Over 30 percent of the teachers have been trained in UK and get teaching qualifications in the Projects of Sino-British teaching cooperation. BCTS has 17 majors along with Advanced-vocational Majors such as Finance, Accounting, Film Producing, Business &Marketing, Railway Transportation, E-business, Information Technology, Animation Designing, Service and Management of Travel & Tourism, which are specially designed for vocational students and other higher professional programs like. BCTS is very proud of having 2 special majors, Marketing and Finance as Standard Major of Modernization. Meanwhile, we undertake to develop E-business and marketing courses of distance aducation program sponsored by Ministry of Education. We manage to be among the top ones in the tests of Chinese, math and English and has managed to reach and maintain a higher level of teaching and researching. The graduates enjoy a high reputation in their career and society because of solid mastery of special knowledge and strong practical skills. More than 75 students have been sent to Britain for further study. We have kept 100 percent of working assignment for graduates for many years.