Beijing University of Technology (BJUT) began higher education for adults in 1980，and founded College of Education for Adults in 1992, based on Evening School of Beijing University of Technology and College of Economics and Management from Beijing Union University in 1992, which was later renamed College of Continuous Education in 2003. It has become an important component of the organization of the university. Nowadays, Beijing University of Technology is one of the first bases of cadre training in Beijing designated by the Organization Department of Beijing Municipal Committee and Beijing Municipal Commission of Education, a base of professional continuous education by the Municipal Bureau of Human Resources and Social Security, and also a base of information technology training by the Municipal Bureau of Personnel, the Municipal Commission of Education and the Office of Information.
As the department in charge of higher education for adults (with or without diploma), College of Continuous Education ceaselessly enhances its teaching capacity. With all the human and material resources that Beijing University of Technology provides, the College has set up over twenty majors to meet different needs of students, forming a complete teaching system of multi-discipline, multi-level and multi-format. The current number of registered students is around 7,800.
College of Continuous Education is located at N.35, Chegongzhuang West Road, Haidian District, near the Huayuan Bridge on the West Third Ring North Road. A major teaching area locates at N.100, Pingleyuan Road, Chaoyang District.
College of Continuous Education follows the motto of Beijing University of Technology, which reads “keep evolving and renewing”. Insisting on the tenet of “rooting in Beijing, serving Beijing, trying to influence the whole country and facing the world”, the College keeps improving its teaching quality to give its students an excellent education. All members of the College are making a great effort to enhance the college’s level, trying hard to help make Beijing University of Technology a characteristic and internationally famous university, and contributing to the development and prosperity of Beijing.