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Should students have the right to get married while still in college Should schools give student couples permission to get married at this stage Whether to allow college students to marry on campus has long been a controversial issue in China In the past and even in some cases now college students are forbidden from getting married in China The legal age at which students can tie the knot is 22 for men and 20 for women However undergraduates who decide to get married must quit college before doing so But in the winter of 2002 a student from Beijing Foreign Language University ignored the rules and got married in his final year More than 50 of his schoolmates attended his wedding feast--the first-ever case of a student marriage in the country When asked why he broke the rules this student indicated The rule is old and unreasonable it doesnt fit the new-world and Getting married is my undeniable right Yang Cheung When he said these words he probably didnt think he would start an argument that would become nation-wide In fact his words provoked debates and arguments on the issue should college students have the right to get married while still in school Getting married is my undeniable right The current management provision was issued in 1990 by the State Education Commission and has been strictly carried out by all Chinese colleges On their first day of school college students are told that marriage is completely prohibited However in the year of 2000 when the Ministry of Education adjusted the age restriction for students to study in college problems appeared if grandparents and parents could study in college then why couldnt college students get marriedLegal professionals complained that the current rule of student marriage takes away the right to marry at the legal age which must be protected They argued that the Chinese Marriage Law and its newly-passed revision
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