Tsinghua University


Founded in 1911, Tsinghua University is a research university with a dedication towards academic excellence, as well as the well-being and global development of Chinese society. It is currently a Class A Institution, and a member of the c9 League of Chinese Universities.

Programs Offered

Tsinghua University counts with well over 15 schools for undergraduate programs, which are somewhat differently to norm handled in a school year of 3 semesters, spring, autumn and summer. 

These are some of the programs offered by Tsinghua University:

  • Architecture School 
  • Urban Planning 
  • Civil Engineering 
  • Hydraulic and Hydropower Engineering 
  • Water Supply and Wastewater Engineering 
  • Measurement, Control Technology and Instruments 
  • Electronic Information Science and Technology 
  • Software Engineering 
  • Nuclear Engineering and Nuclear Technology 
  • Polymer Materials and Engineering 
  • Mathematics and Physics School of Science 
  • Chemical Biology 
  • General Administration School of Public Policy and Management 
  • School of Economics and 
  • School of Social Sciences 
  • Chinese Language and Literature 
  • Theory and History of Arts 
  • Political Science, Economics, and Philosophy

Admission requirements

In order to be admitted at Tsinghua University  a student requires a Chinese language proficiency of HSK Level 5 or above, with each subject having a score over 60 points. And also an English proficiency proved through one of many English language tests approved by the institution.

Application is handled online, and students who pass the review will be admitted to the integrative test. However this can be skipped in the case Tsinghua feels a student is outstanding enough from their application.

Student Life

With a wide and rich student body which holds students from all over the world, Tsinghua University is an ideal place to  be introduced not only to Chinese culture but also to citizens from all over the world.

Tsinghua holds it’s own apartments for international students, which offer a place to socialize outside of campus, on top of that Tsinghua is famous for their multiple and varied dining halls on campus, with a variety of dishes from across the region. And the university also offers multiple sport facilities to all students both for health and recreation, giving the campus a vibrant student life.

Part-time work

Through a new resolution held in the year 2018, China has become much more open in the topic of allowing international students to work while they are studying, which was precisely done to make the prospect of studying in their nation even more attractive, presently both native and international students at Tsinghua University can take part in internships to earn money to support themselves, and some of them are even handled by the university itself.


Tsinghua University has an application fee of 600 RMB.

The tuition fee ranges from 26,000 to 40,000 RMB depending on the program chosen.


Currently Tsinghua is ranked at the 23rd place in the global ranking of universities, which makes it the number one university in China.

University Contact

Address:  Haidian District, Beijing, 100084, P. R. China

Phone: +86-10-62783100

Email: [email protected]


Tsinghua University is quite possibly the most famous university in all of China, with a level of excellence and quality it strives to fulfill in all areas of education, with a multitude of programs and an international program that is growing more robust it is an institution all students in China must consider and aim for, and international students might find in it an excellent option to pursue their career dreams.