Tsinghua University is a universitywide partner university in Beijing, China.

Academic calendar

Semester I: 2nd week of September – mid January

Semester II: mid February – mid/end June


English language proficiency

Areas of study open to exchange students
  • School of Economics and Management
  • Department of Civil Engineering
  • Department of Industrial Engineering
  • School of Life Sciences
  • School of Journalism

Not open for exchange students:

  • MBA program hosted by the School of Economics and Management
  • MPA program hosted by the School of Public Administration
  • LLM program hosted by the School of Law
  • Architecture study instructed in English
  • Courses hosted by the Academy of Arts and Design
Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction


Housing assistance

Housing provided by the university is limited and divided on a first come, first served base. THU will try prioritizing university-level exchange students with on-campus accommodation at Zijing Foreign Student Apartment. The charges differ based on different room types. Expect to pay 40 RMB per day for a double room and 80 RMB a day for a single room. 

Information about housing

Estimated living costs per month

Food/meals (inside-campus) 30-50 RMB per day Personal expenses 500-1000 RMB per month Academic expenses 200-500 RMB per month

Expect to spend approx. €600 per month (this includes accommodation and on-campus dinner.)


You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table

Number of places available

4 places per year


More information

More information about studying abroad: in Dutch and in English.


If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office.