Apply for a one-year, Schwarzman International Masters Scholarship at Tsinghua University in Beijing. The scholarship is designed to build a global community of future leaders who will serve to deepen understanding between China and the rest of the world.
Schwarzman International Masters Scholarship is the first scholarship created to respond to the geopolitical landscape of the 21st Century. It is offered to assist in giving the world the very best and brightest students the opportunity to develop their leadership skills and professional networks through a one-year Master’s Degree at Tsinghua University.
This scholarship is not just about what you learn – it’s about becoming a leader and forming global relationships that can be activated over a lifetime.
Tsinghua University in Beijing, China.
Eligible Courses for Schwarzman International Masters Scholarship
All Master’s Degree and Leadership Programmes in Global Affairs with concentrations on one of the following disciplines: Public Policy, Economic and Business, International Studies are eligible.
Citizens of all countries can apply for Schwarzman International Masters Scholarship.
Recipients of this scholarship will become Schwarzman Scholars and are entitled to a comprehensive scholarship that will include tuition fees, room and board, travel to and from Beijing at the beginning and end of the academic year. An in-country study tour, required course books and supplies, health insurance, and a personal stipend are also added.
Academic requirement: Undergraduate degree or first degree from an accredited college or university or its equivalent in any country. Applicants who are currently enrolled in undergraduate degree programmes are required to successfully complete all degree requirements before August 1 of their Schwarzman Scholars enrollment year.
Age requirement: Applicants must be at least 18 but not yet 29 years of age as of August 1 of their Schwarzman Scholars enrollment year
English language proficiency: Applicants must demonstrate high English Language speaking and writing skills. A language proficiency test will be conducted. Acceptable test options are:
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL PBT). Minimum score 600.
- Internet-based Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL iBT). Minimum score 100.
- International English Language Testing System (IELTS). Minimum score 7.
However, the English language proficiency requirement and the test will be waived for applicants who graduated from an undergraduate institution where the primary language of instruction was English for at least two years of the applicant’s academic program. The requirement will also be waived for applicants who have studied in English for two or more years at a Master’s degree level or higher.
To apply, kindly go to the official website and complete an online application form and submit required documents by the deadline.
Applicants from the US and other countries must apply before 20 September 2022 while those who hold passports from Mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Macao can apply until 20 May 2022.