Tsinghua University Admissions

Tsinghua University, also referred to as THU, is a public research university founded in 1911 in Beijing, China. The university education to over 15,000 undergraduate students an 16,000 postgraduate students. THU is most notable for its academic programs in Mathematical Sciences, Journalism and Communication, Economics and Management, Life Sciences, and Landscape Architecture.

Official website: tsinghua.edu.cn/publish/then

Admission To-Do List

  • GRE or GMAT certificate
  • HSK certificate and score report
  • Bachelor degree certificate
  • Academic transcript
  • Degree certificate
  • Personal statement
  • Chinese Proficiency Test
  • Transcripts
  • Letter of Recommendation
  • Schooling records
  • High school certificate
  • Foreigner's Application Form

Samples

Writing Supplement:
Submit a personal statement which contains a summary of your research practice. See more

Application Deadlines

March 10
Fall, undergraduate
February 28
Fall, graduate

Famous Graduates

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Advice on Personal Statement for Tsinghua University Admissions

The Tsinghua University personal statement should be a summary of the applicant's research practice. It is important for the applicant to focus on their past experiences that relate to their desired area of study. Applicants should stay on topic and focus on their understanding of the program they are applying for and why they believe they will succeed in it. It is also important for the applicant to highlight their skills that relate to the program. The Committee wants to know what it is that makes the applicant stand out from everyone else.