Frequently Asked Questions
Q: When does BEIMUN Beijing take place?
A: BEIMUN Beijing is a three-day conference, taking place from October 28th to 30th, 2022.
Q: What is the language of the conference?
A: The conference will be conducted in English.
Q: How is BEIMUN Beijing different from BEIMUN XXX Online?
A: BEIMUN Beijing is a face-to-face conference open only to schools in Beijing whose students and teachers will be able to travel to our campus without any restrictions (depending on COVID situation in October). BEIMUN XXX Online will occur later in the school year and will be open to any and all interested schools and students.
Q: If my school participates in BEIMUN Beijing, can we also participate in BEIMUN XXX Online?
A: Certainly, the theme and topics for BEIMUN Beijing will be completely different from BEIMUN XXX Online, so you may join us online in February for another type of conference experience.
Q: Who can attend BEIMUN Beijing?
A: BEIMUN Beijing is a high-level conference designed for high school students and experienced middle school delegates. Students must attend as a part of a teacher-led delegation from their school.
Q: What are the registration deadlines?
A: The theme for the BEIMUN China conference is "Resilience in the Face of Uncertainty". More information can be found on the Home page. The theme for BEIMUN XXIV will be decided upon soon.
Q: What is the refund policy for BEIMUN Beijing?
A: The payment deadline for BEIMUN Beijing is Friday, October 21st, 2022, and no refunds will be made after that date.
Q: Will BEIMUN issue a fapiao to schools that request it?
A: BEIMUN does not issue a fapiao. However, we can provide an official receipt with a financial chop. These are usually given to the directors in physical form at the conference.
Q: Can students from participating schools apply for leadership positions?
A: Yes. While the secretariat and head admin positions are always held by ISB students, students from other schools may apply for chair positions through the Student Officer Applications page under the Registration tab on our website.
Q: Are there vegetarian/kosher/halal/vegan dining options?
A: We do our best to offer a variety of food options that will suit all dietary needs. However, those requiring gluten-free, halal, or dairy-free menu options should first check with the director or the secretariat to double-check that the ingredients are acceptable.
Q: Does BEIMUN follow THIMUN rules of procedure?
A: Yes. BEIMUN is a THIMUN-affiliated conference, and all debate is run according to THIMUN protocol.