Application Opens: April 13, 2022| Apply here
Deadline: September 20, 2022 00:00 CEST
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Date: August 1, 2023
Eligibility: Candidates must be at least 18 but not yet 29 years of age as of August 1 of their enrollment year. The selection process prioritizes academic excellence and leadership potential without regard for the university or college where the candidate studied, assuming the institution was properly accredited.
Location: Beijing, China

Are you ready to take your career to the next level?

Apply for the Schwarzman Scholars Program and join the world’s next generation of leaders

Schwarzman Scholars Program is designed to meet the challenges of the 21st century and beyond. Grab this chance to apply for a one-year, fully-funded master’s program designed to build a global community of future leaders who will serve to deepen understanding between China and the rest of the world.

Schwarzman Scholars supports up to 200 Scholars annually from the U.S., China, and around the world for a one-year master’s in global affairs at Beijing’s Tsinghua University — ranked first in Asia as an indispensable base for China’s political, business, and technological leadership.

Creating global leadership for the 21st century

China’s interactions with businesses around the world are growing. As future leaders, Schwarzman Scholars will learn from and study in China to create a more peaceful and prosperous future for all.

Curriculum Overview

  • Core Curriculum
    The core curriculum equips Scholars with the knowledge they need to navigate China’s role in the global economy and global affairs.
  • Elective Courses
    Scholars choose from elective courses, which they can tailor to satisfy individual career goals while gaining a deeper understanding of the three pillars of the curriculum: China, Leadership, and Global Affairs.
  • Capstone
    The required capstone project serves as a culmination of Scholars’ academic experience. The project consists of a research paper, case study or policy analysis and can be completed individually or in a group.
  • Deep Dive
    Innovation and collaboration are built into every aspect of curriculum and co-curricular programming, including the Deep Dive: a two-credit, graded course including an intensive, one-week themed field trip to regions throughout China.
  • Leadership
    Scholars choose between several core courses designed to analyze leadership from interdisciplinary, cross-cultural and career perspectives. Scholars also select “Leadership in Practice” courses taught by leaders from myriad professions and participate in leadership workshops.

Scholars will receive a comprehensive scholarship, including:

  • 🎓 Tuition & Fees
  • 🏠 Room & Board
  • 🗺️ In-country Study Tour
  • ✈️ Travel to and From Beijing
  • 🚑 Health Insurance
  • 💸 Stipend for Personal Expenses

Experience China

If you’ve been doing research on where to start or expand your business, you must have noticed the significant number of opportunities the Asia Pacific region has to offer.

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Scholars from around the world live together and engage in unparalleled learning opportunities during their immersive year at the College.

They develop connections with leaders from China and around the world in high-level lectures and our mentorship program, and they participate in internships and projects with local businesses and organizations.

In addition to building professional networks, students develop bonds and gain a greater understanding and appreciation of contemporary China while exploring Beijing and beyond on site visits and excursions.

Interested in applying for the Schwarzman Scholars Program 2023? Register your participation by following the registration link and taking the suggested steps.

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