Beijing International Studies University is a comprehensive university under the administration of Beijing Municipal Government. It is located in Chaoyang District, Beijing, China. Before 2003, it was known as Beijing Second Foreign Language University.
University Motto :
With the motto "Be conscientious and hardworking! Pursue truth and excellence！", BISU emphasizes not only academic, but also professional and ethical education of the students.
Before the 40th anniversary celebration in 2004, the campus of BISU went through overall renovation and massive new construction. As of now, the campus has formed its own character featured by red walls and greens. In 2003, a statue of former Premier Zhou Enlai was built with the donation of the faculty and students of BISU.