In case of any dispute or misunderstanding relating to the interpretation of the language or terms used in this document, the Chinese language version shall prevail. 


The undergraduate programs of Tsinghua University are 4-year full-time study (except for the program in architecture which requires 5 years). The programs are mainly delivered in Chinese, with part of the courses taught in English or bilingually. Bachelor's degree and graduation certificate will be awarded if the student finish all the required course work and pass the thesis defense.


1. Eligibility

 1.1 Foreign citizens, in good physical and mental health, and awarded a certificate of graduation from high school.

 1.2 Academic performance

  Outstanding academic performance. Proof should be provided through (but not limited to) the following document(s):

  1.2.1 High school/University (if applicable) transcripts (in Chinese or English).

  1.2.2 Certificate of National/Regional Graduation Examination/Matriculation Examination.

  1.2.3 Results of international standard tests (e.g. SAT/ACT/A-Level/AP/IB/others).

  1.2.4 Other supporting materials.

 1.3 Language proficiency

  1.3.1 Chinese language proficiency of HSK Level 5 or above, with each subject scored over 60 points. Chinese language proficiency of HSK Level 4 (with each subject scored over 60 points) is eligible too, however, applicants must improve to Level 5 or above with each subject scored over 60 points within the first academic year in Tsinghua University. Students who do not achieve this will be required to leave Tsinghua University. Applicants whose native language is Chinese, or can provide proof of studying at a high school where the teaching language is Chinese, can apply for HSK test waiver in the Online Application System for further approval by Tsinghua University.

  1.3.2 Good English language proficiency. For those whose native language is not English, please provide score report of English language test (e.g. TOEFL/IELTS/others).

 1.4 Aged 18 or above (by September 1, 2019). For the applicants under 18, please bring the relevant supporting documents to the official registration (Please see Attachment 2 for details).

2.2 Comprehensive Evaluation

2.2.1 Application Review

Applications submitted with all the information correct and completed will be evaluated by Tsinghua University.

2.2.2 Interview

Applicants who have passed the Application Review will be admitted to the interview. The method and time of the interview will be informed in advance. Applicants who apply for Design/Fine Arts programs in Arts Division will be asked for extra tests (Sketch, Quick Sketch, and Color Painting) held in Tsinghua University.

Outstanding applicants recognized by Tsinghua University may have the interview waived and get an offer directly.

2.3 Admission Decision and Offer

The admission decision is based on a comprehensive evaluation of academic performance, language ability, supporting materials as well as interview (if applicable).  

3. Schedule

    3.1 First Round Application and Admission

Design/Fine Arts programs in Arts Division are open ONLY in this round

Online application (Beijing Time):

8:00 AM August 27—5:00 PM October 12, 2018

The First Round result will be issued by:

Late December, 2018


3.2 Second Round Application and Admission

Online application (Beijing Time):

8:00 AM October 13—5:00 PM November 30, 2018

The Second Round result will be issued by:

Late February, 2019


3.3 Third Round Application and Admission

Online application (Beijing Time):

8:00 AM December 1, 2018—5:00 PM January 5, 2019

The Third Round result will be issued by:

Late March, 2019


NOTE: The method and time of each round’s interview will be informed in advance.


4.Fees (RMB)

Application Fee         


Tuition Fee
  (Per Year)


Civil Engineering

Environmental, Chemical and Material Science and Engineering

Mechanical Aerospace and Power Engineering

Energy Science and Technology

Electronic Information

Computer Science

Automation and Industrial Engineering

Mathematics, Physics and Modern Engineering

Chemistry and Life Science


Economics, Finance and Management

Humanities and Social Sciences


Liberal Arts






On-campus dormitory must be booked online within the designated time. Those who fail to apply for the dorm online need to find the accommodation off campus by themselves.  for more details.

Single rooms


AB rooms


Double rooms


Insurance (Per Year)

Covering basic accidental injury and hospitalization


NOTE: The application fee is non-refundable. For the refund policy of withdrawal from Tsinghua or transfer to another university, please refer to the relevant policy of Tsinghua University. 

5.Freshmen Scholarships

5.1 Chinese Government Scholarship

The scholarship application should be directed to the local Chinese Embassy or Consulate. The application time is usually from November 2018 to April 2019 (varied from country to country). Please find out the application information of your country in advance. For the contacts of Chinese Embassies and Consulates,.


When completing the scholarship application form, the applicant should select Tsinghua University as the first priority institution. The applicant should also meet the Eligibility mentioned above.


5.2 Beijing Government Scholarship

The outstanding international undergraduate freshmen will be awarded tuition scholarship (full or partial) for the first academic year. . The scholarship can also be applied during the study in Tsinghua University.


6.Admission, Visa Application and Registration

The formal Admission Notice, Visa Application Form for Study in China (JW202), Physical Examination Record Form, and other admission documents will be sent to the admitted applicants in June 2019.  

Admitted applicants should bring passport, Admission Letter, Visa Application Form (JW202), Physical Examination Record Form as well as Blood Test Record, etc. to the local Chinese Embassy or Consulate and apply for a student visa (X1 visa). The students shall register at Tsinghua University on time for the official registration as scheduled on the Admission Letter.  



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