Academic Division of Sports and Health

School of Strength and Conditioning

Comprehensive professional settings:

In China, BSU took the lead in enrolling the students in the major of Strength and Conditioning. The major is mainly focused on the design, development and research hotspots of strength and conditioning for elite athletes, the general public and special groups, so that students can master the basic concepts, methods and means of modern scientific strength and conditioning, which lays a solid foundation for them to engage in the future teaching, research, training and other work related to strength and conditioning for various groups and industries.

First-class faculty:

The faculty includes 22 professors, 6 associate professors, 3 lecturers, 2 teaching assistants, 3 national coaches and 1 professional with the State Council allowance, and guarantees the strength and conditioning of more than ten national teams of badminton, swimming, boxing, shooting, athletics, rhythmic gymnastics, ice hockey, curling, figure skating and archery.

Advanced hardware facilities:

The School of Strength and Conditioning (hereinafter referred to as the School) has 2 key laboratories of the General Administration of Sport of China (the Strength and Conditioning and Physical Function Recovery Laboratory, and the Sports Training Laboratory) and 3 strength and conditioning halls. Now it is promoting the construction of a digital strength and conditioning laboratory to create a world-class strength and conditioning base with pioneering advantages in China.

Systematic professional practice system:

The School attaches equal importance to theoretical learning and practice. According to the growth rules and academic progress of students, it actively uses its resources and location advantages, and cooperates with its own representative teams, the sports teams of the universities in Beijing, the well-known fitness clubs, the provincial sports teams, the professional sports schools, the professional clubs, the national teams in various programs, and other organizations in different fields and at different levels, to build a systematic, perfect and high-level student practice system to consolidate their professional foundation. 

International talent training:

The School employs the experts from the fields of physical fitness and rehabilitation in the United Kingdom, the United States, Canada, Australia, Italy, Spain and other countries as part-time professors to regularly teach students, and actively invites foreign physical fitness experts and scholars for academic lectures and exchanges, so that students can keep abreast of the latest international physical fitness development.

The School actively expands its contacts with similar professional colleges abroad, and cooperates with the world-renowned universities and colleges such as the Springfield College in the United States, the East Tennessee State University, the University of North Carolina, the University of Limerick in Ireland, and the Charles University and the Masaryk University in the Czech Republic, to build the international training models such as “2+2” and “3+1”.

Contact information:

Xie Qian, Secretary of the Party Branch directly subordinate to the School of Strength and Conditioning