Graduate School at Shenzhen Tsinghua University


Graduate School at Shenzhen, Tsinghua University (GSST) is the only branch campus of the prestigious Tsinghua University. Following the principle of “one university, one brand”, GSST shares same standard with Tsinghua main campus in teaching, learning and research, which have attracted high-caliber postgraduate students from the nation and overseas. Situated in Shenzhen, one of the most economically developed and dynamic cities in China and a home to fast-growing high-tech industries and finance sector, GSST works closely with industries, providing high-quality research opportunities and internship programs. GSST offers postgraduate degree studies in life and health, energy and environment, information science and technology, logistics and transportation, advanced manufacturing, marine science and technology, social science, management, fine art, etc.

-Study experience in both Beijing and Shenzhen

-Research degrees in a wide range of areas

-Professional master’s: Master of Engineering, Master of Finance, Master of Hospital Management

-English taught Master in Advanced Computing and Master of Environmental Engineering and Management

-Financial support by various scholarship programs

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Master in Advanced Computing

Campus Full time September 2017 China Shenzhen Beijing + 1 more

The Tsinghua University Computer Science (CS) Program is ranked among the top in China. With growing international reputation for excellence in education and research, coupled [+]

Master in Advanced Computing The Tsinghua University Computer Science (CS) Program is ranked among the top in China. With growing international reputation for excellence in education and research, coupled with the strong CS industry in Shenzhen, we offer this master's program in Advanced Computing at the Graduate School at Shenzhen.

In this program, we offer a broad and innovative course curriculum focusing on both cutting-edge advances in CS and Chinese practices. This program aims to foster CS professionals who have comprehensive computer skills, excellent academic merits and great global perspectives. We welcome applicants from all over the world who have a Bachelor's degree in CS or related areas. The program is designed to be completed in two years of full-time study, including the completion of the course study (Beijing Campus), research and industry practice (Shenzhen Campus), and a master thesis.  Courses... [-]

Master in Environmental Engineering and Management

Campus Full time 2 - 3  September 2017 China Shenzhen

In an effort to develop technical and sustainable solutions in a rapidly changing world, the International Master Program in Environmental Engineering and Management focuses on two main [+]

Master in Environmental Engineering and ManagementIn an effort to develop technical and sustainable solutions in a rapidly changing world, the International Master Program in Environmental Engineering and Management focuses on two main areas:1) Environmental engineering and science2) Environmental management and planningThe program is designed to provide students with solid theoretical and systematic specialized knowledge as well as practical skills in the field of environmental engineering and management. In addition, the program aims to prepare students for the forefront of environmental engineering and management with a combination of coursework and research components. A key distinguishing feature of this program is its highly flexible curriculum, which enables students to pursue either an intensive or comprehensive course of study. Courses StructureStudents are required to take Chinese and specialized courses and to participate in internships and academic activities. The normal period of this program is 2-3 years and the course period is 0.5-1 year.The program provides a comprehensive professional education and opportunities for research in the areas of water/wastewater treatment, air pollution control, solid waste control, environmental chemistry, environmental microbiology, environmental planning and management, environmental policy, etc. The courses are scheduled to permit either intensive study in a single area or interdisciplinary study between areas.Comprehensive introductory courses are given to provide a common basis of understanding among those with varied backgrounds. Students select specialized courses in consultation with the graduate coordinator or a faculty advisor to meet his/her academic and career goals. An internship is designed for students to gain professional experiences in either a company or environmental protection organization in China. InternshipBased on the coursework, the Master program requires an internship/on-spot survey. During the on-spot survey, the student will design and conduct a scientific survey on China-specific issues with the help of supervisors. A diverse number of practice opportunities are available in water plants, wastewater treatment plants, waste treatment and recycling facilities, environmental companies, environmental protection bureaus, multinational corporations and other national or international organizations. During the on-spot survey, students will be exposed to methods and techniques used by natural and social scientists to identify, analyze and interpret environmental problems. The on-spot survey will usually be conducted in the summer after the first academic year.ThesisStudents are required to conduct an independent research project supervised by a faculty member with an interest in the particular topic or issue of their own research. A written Master thesis research proposal and a formal presentation are required in the second term. Students are required to submit a thesis in English with an executive summary in Chinese. A final oral defense is also required.Qualification of ApplicantsApplicant should have a B.S. degree, majoring in Environmental Science and Engineering, Environmental Economics and Management, Civil Engineering, or other relevant fields. Application Documents1) The Completed Foreigner’s Application Form for Admission to Graduate Programs of Tsinghua University with 2-inch recent photo, signed by the applicant.2) Personal statement3) The original or the notarized degree certificate or proof of education in academic institution (need to submit original or notarized degree certificate after being awarded), and academic transcript. The degree certificate and academic transcript must be officially sealed.4) Two academic recommendation letters from scholars of associate professorship or higher (must show referee’s phone number and email address on the letter).5) Copy of the page with personal information in the passport (personal and ordinary passport).6) The completed Application Form for Tsinghua University Scholarship (if applicable, original)7) The application fee is RMB 600 (non-refundable).8) The certificates provided should be the original documents in Chinese or in English, otherwise notarized translations in Chinese or English are required. None of the above application documents will be returned. Application ScheduleNovember 1, 2012 -- February 28, 2013Both the Online Application and a complete set of Application documents should be completed and the package should be received by February 28, 2013.Note: For those who wish to apply for scholarship, the hard copies of application documents should be received by January 15, 2013.  Application ProcedureStep 1: Complete Online Application on the website of Foreign Student Affairs Office, Tsinghua University. Once all the required information is provided and verified, the online Application System will generate “The Application Form and Scholarship Application Form “. Print out and sign the forms.Step 2: Submit the application documents listed above to the address indicated below by post mail or in person. Tuition Fee and ScholarshipsTuition Fee: RMB 39,000/year.Accidental Injury and Hospitalization Insurance: RMB 600/year.Applicants are encouraged to apply for Chinese Government Scholarship, Beijing Government Scholarship, and Tsinghua University Scholarship.Due to the limited number of this scholarship, we encourage applicants to apply for other kinds of scholarships at the same time. School of Environment also provides scholarship for excellent candidates.Students who will study in Graduate School at Shenzhen, Tsinghua University (GSST) may be eligible for GSST Scholarships.... [-]