Semester Exchange - Tsinghua University

Semester Exchange - Tsinghua University

Tsinghua University, located in the Chinese capital city of Beijing, is the pinnacle of higher education in China, currently ranked 1st in China and 17th in the world according to 2019 QS World University Ranking.

Widely regarded as China's best university for science, engineering, humanities, law, medicine, arts, economics, management and education, Tsinghua will give you unforgettable exchange experience all set in the historical, technological and political centre of China.

Note:

  • Chinese students are not eligible to apply.

Country

China

Type of Program

Exchange

Level of Study

Undergraduate
Postgraduate

Length of Program

5 months

Program Dates

First Semester: February - June
Second Semester: September - January

Language of Instruction

Chinese, English

Travel Grant

$2000

GPA Requirement (Out of 4.0)

3.0

Course Information

Courses taught in English

Accommodation

Tsinghua Housing

Additional information

Tsinghua Fact Sheet for Exchange Students

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for this program, you must:

  • A cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher (varies each program),
  • Completion of at least 12cp at the time of application. 18cp to go abroad,
  • Enough credit points remaining to complete the program,
  • Comply with the eligibility criteria outlined in the Student Exchange Policy.

How to Apply

Applicants must complete an online Application form. You'll need to include:

Your personal details, One University preference, It should take around 2 - 3 minutes to complete an application.

Important notes:

Application Fee and Payment Options: For all exchange programs (semester and short term), there is a compulsory application fee. For more information and payment options please refer to the Payment Website.

Insurance: It is a requirement of the exchange program that all students must purchase their own travel insurance to cover them for the duration of their entire journey overseas. More information will be given to students upon acceptance.

Program Costs: You remain enrolled at Macquarie University and continue to pay your tuition fees to Macquarie University. As an exchange student you pay no tuition fees to host university. However, you must also always be prepared for unexpected expenses, and should consider how you will be dealing with the expenses of your exchange before you leave your home country. Prior to departure, you will need to save sufficient funds to cover all of your expenses for the duration of your exchange. Some costs to consider include: airfares, students visa (if required), travel health insurance, accommodation, food, additional travel, entertainment, textbooks, incidental expense. If you wish to work while you are away, it is important to note that work rights for international students vary from country to country. For further information about your visa restrictions please contact the consulate or embassy of your host country.


*Disclaimer: Macquarie University does not ensure the quality or reputation of activities run externally, should students choose to undertake these activities they take on the full risk and responsibility. All students need to undertake their own risk assessment before departure, considering wisely their personal health and safety risks. Ultimately participation in these activities is at the students’ risk.

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Summary
With strong research and training, Tsinghua University is consistently ranked as the top academic institution in China

Area of study
Business; Education; Engineering and IT; Environment; Health and medical sciences; Law, security and intelligence; Media, creative arts, and communication; Science; Society, history and languages

Eligibility
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Tags
Macquarie, Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Admisnistration, Art, Music, Humanities, Communication, Economics and Politics, Exchange, China, Beijing

Benefits
Travel Grant

Value
AU$2000

Phone
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Email
mi.exchange@mq.edu.au

Apply URL
https://students.mq.edu.au/experience/travel-while-studying/apply

Closing dates URL
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Level of study
Undergraduate; Postgraduate

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