Public Policy for Sustainable Development Goals, Master | Tsinghua University | Beijing, China
MPA/MSc On Campus

Public Policy for Sustainable Development Goals

30 months
17270 EUR/year
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This program in Public Policy for Sustainable Development Goals can be started either at Tsinghua University or the University of Geneva, depending on where the student registers first.


President Qiu Yong of Tsinghua University and President Yves Flückiger of the University of Geneva signed an agreement on a dual Master of Public Policy for Sustainable Development Goals (MPP-SDG) .

What you'll study

Within this cooperative framework, the School of Public Policy and Management (SPPM) of Tsinghua University is partnering with the Geneva School of Social Sciences (G3S) of UniGe to start a highly interdisciplinary 2.5-year dual master’s program for the SDGs from September 2018. 

This program focuses on defining and developing concrete solutions for the SDGs through hands-on, team-based and project-driven activities, in parallel with courses on the fundamentals of sustainable development. Candidates from a broad range of backgrounds will gain both theoretical understanding and practical field experience that will prepare for employment on sustainable development projects.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sociology and Social Policy
  • Frontier on Public Policy Study
  • Environment, Climate and Governance
  • Integrated Approaches to Sustainable Development Practices
  • Workshop: Practice of Sustainable Human Development
  • Theories and Issues of Global Justice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Personal statement
  • Degree certificate and degree authentication
  • Academic transcript
  • Two academic recommendation letters from scholars who have the title of associate professor or higher, or senior professionals in a related academic field
  • Passport
  • English proficiency test certificate

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17270 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17270 EUR per year during 30 months.

120,000 RMB

Living costs for Beijing

6409 - 7841 CNY /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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