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Public Administration in International Development

Tsinghua University

24 months
8338 EUR/year
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Public Administration in International Development from Tsinghua University is designed to deliver a strong academic and practical foundation for students to become active global citizens and specialists in Chinese development.


Public Administration in International Development from Tsinghua University strives to build up a world-class think tank cluster in China. The school has established research centers with world-renowned think tanks including the Brookings Institution, and has co-initiated research centers with multiple central government agencies devoted to policy research in service economy, development and planning, science and technology policy, sustainable development goals, environmental governance, public-private partnership, rural studies, philanthropy, risk assessment and crisis management, and big data and e-governance. 

Students at Public Administration in International Development from Tsinghua University will:

  • gain knowledge in public affairs with global vision and strong social commitment, 
  • discuss critical challenges, innovative ideas and wisdoms 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Population, Health and Development
  • International / Introductory to Public Health
  • Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Sociology and Social Policy
  • Urbanization and Social Development
  • Environment, Climate and Governance

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • 1st Round: to December 31, every year.
  • 2nd Round: to February 28(/29), every year.  
  • Rolling: to April 30 (based on vacancies), every year.


46 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent;
  • English proficiency test certificate (Non-native speaker: TOEFL 92 or IELTS 7.0);
  • Two recommendation letters from scholars who have the title of associate professor or above or are senior professionals in the related field;
  • Transcript of academic record, research and awards; 
  • Working experience in development fields preferable but not required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8338 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16676 EUR for the full programme during 24 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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