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TSINGHUA UNIVERSITY

 

Tsinghua is one of the top three universities in China and one of the best in the world. Its beautiful historic campus is amazing example of Chinese aesthetics and peace inside one of the biggest and most interesting cities in the world. Dotted with historic well preserved mansions, manicured gardens and ponds, the campus also houses very well equipped modern research laboratories, libraries, dormitories, restaurants and a impressive art museum. The whole neighborhood around Tsinghua is an important academic and entrepreneurial high tech hub. Transportation is easily accessible. Students can take the metro to the historic heart of Beijing or ride an electric bicycles inside the campus. Courses are offered both English and Chinese in 37 disciplines. Scholarships are available to all majors. Electrical engineering students are highly encouraged to study at Tsinghua during spring of their sophomore year.

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Area(s) of Study

  • Accounting
  • Communication
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Architecture
  • Communication Studies
  • International Relations And Gl
  • Mathematics
  • Art History
  • Economics
  • Liberal Arts
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Asian Studies
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Management
  • Philosophy
  • Chinese
  • Finance
  • Management Information Systems
  • Physics

2 Programs Available for TSINGHUA UNIVERSITY

Sponsored by UT Austin - a University-wide Exchange

Academic Information

Students must enroll in the equivalent of 12 UT hours of coursework per semester while at Tsinghua University. Please check the My Credit Abroad database for courses that have been previously evaluated. If your courses are not listed, please work with your Program Coordinator to get courses pre-approved.

Language(s) of Instruction

English and Chinese

Eligibility

Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - No

Housing

Students may choose to live in dormitory-style housing, apartment- style housing, or find housing independently. The different housing options vary in distance from campus.

Open To

Students from all colleges and schools

Program Cost

Students pay a $75 non-refundable application fee and regular UT tuition, and are responsible for airfare, passport/visa, housing, food, local transportation, and other costs of living. Students are required to purchase international health insurance. Financial aid and scholarships may be used.

Program Dates:

- Spring
  • February 17, 2020 to June 26, 2020
  • Final Deadline: October 1, 2019
- Fall
  • September 5, 2019 to January 17, 2020
  • Final Deadline: March 1, 2019

Application Code

090094

Additional Resources

Program Website
Scholarships
Scholarships
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Frequently Asked Questions

Next Step

1) Attend an "Explore: Asia" info session. Dates and locations listed on the website. 2) See an academic advisor about needed credit while abroad. 3) Attend a "Ready to Apply: Asia" session. Dates and times given to participants after attending Explore: Asia session. 4) Complete Mandatory Pre-departure Orientation.


Sponsored by Cockrell School of Engineering

Academic Information

Students enroll in the equivalent of 12 UT hours of coursework per semester while at Tsinghua University plus a 1 credit UT online course required by International Engineering. One of the courses students take must be Mandarin language. If your courses are not listed, please work with helena@austin.utexas.edu to get courses pre-approved.

Language(s) of Instruction

English and Chinese

Eligibility

Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - Yes

Housing

Students may choose to live in dormitory-style housing, apartment- style housing, or find housing independently. The different housing options vary in distance from campus.

Open To

Cockrell School of Engineering

Program Cost

Students pay a $75 non-refundable application fee and regular UT tuition, and are responsible for airfare, passport/visa, housing, food, local transportation, and other costs of living. Students are required to purchase international health insurance. Financial aid and scholarships may be used.

Program Dates:

- Spring
  • February 17, 2020 to June 26, 2020
  • Final Deadline: October 1, 2019

Application Code

140034

Additional Resources

Instagram
Information Session

Next Step

Please contact Helena Wilkins, helena@austin.utexas.edu for advising. Please email her your UTEID and name as well as indicate the semester/year that you would like to study abroad. Electrical engineering students should contact Yesenia Roman to go over credit at yroman@austin.utexas.edu.

Program information above is subject to change