Tsinghua University in Beijing is regarded as one of the best and most selective universities in China.
Tsinghua University is one of the most famous universities in China. Since its establishment in 1911, Tsinghua University has developed into a comprehensive, research-intensive university, covering sciences, engineering, humanities, law, medicine, economics, management and art.
In autumn of 2006, over 2,000 foreign students were enrolled in Tsinghua University. They are from 74 countries and major in science and technology, humanities, economics, management, law, arts and other areas.
Tsinghua University welcomes international students from different countries. Their experience in Tsinghua through joining various kinds of programs in the liberal arts, sciences and engineering will be invaluable in their future career and help them to realize their goals. In addition, studying at Tsinghua and living in Beijing can provide unique opportunities for international students to learn Beijing’s most colorful culture and history.
Brief Introduction of the Chinese Language Program
The Chinese Language Program serves to promote the Chinese language throughout the world and to help other countries acquire a better understanding of China. Any foreigner, overseas Chinese, or compatriot from Hong Kong, Macao, and Taiwan who would like to learn Chinese at Tsinghua University and who meets the qualifications is welcome to apply for the program. The academic year is divided into two semesters (Spring Semester:Feb-June/Autumn Semester:Sep-Jan; each semester consists of 18 weeks.) The lessons are taught by instructors from the Tsinghua University International Chinese Language & Culture Center (ICLCC).