Beijing     2400-3000 CNY/Month     10 ℃
Management Science and Engineering
Degree Type: Master
Application Deadline: 2017-08-20
Language: English
Starting Date: 2017-09-01
Duration: 2 years
Tuition: CNY 39000.00
Application Fee Through University: USD 100.00
Application Fee Through CTUAS: USD 100.00


The Department of Industrial Engineering is the top one among hundreds of departments in Industrial Engineering.

The mission of the department is "To become world class leaders in industrial Engineering research and education, which contributes to increased gross national productivity, increased quality of life, and increased standard of living in China and around the world."

This is the top industrial engineering program in Master of Science offered by Department of Industrial Engineering, Tsinghua University.

This is a career-oriented program. We are aiming at providing courses so that students in the program can study and perform quantitative management methods and skills in practical industrial cases. Practical internships and thesis on industrial projects can enhance the competence in job hunting.

This is a program lead by excellent professors. Most of the professors in this program have study experiences in top Universities in US and Europe. They can provide the most advanced courses on different subjects in Industrial Engineering.

This is a precious opportunity collaborating with Chinese students. We select and assign a Chinese partner for each foreign student in this program. Therefore, there are plenty of opportunities to work and study with Chinese students.



The Department of Industrial Engineering is the top one among hundreds of departments in Industrial Engineering. The mission of the department is "To become world class leaders in industrial Engineering research and education, which contributes to increased gross national productivity, increased quality of life, and increased standard of living in China and around the world."

Management Science and Engineering (MSE) Program

Objectives of the program

To study quantitative management science and technology in the Department of Industrial Engineering, Tsinghua University, one of the most prestigious universities in China;

To practice industrial engineering in China, the largest developing country all over the world;

To experience Chinese culture and to lead an excellent life in the cosmopolis, Beijing;

To bridge the communication between China and your home country.

Study mode

The program is suitable for foreign students who come to study at Tsinghua University. During the period, students must study the planned courses, and finish their theses. The students who are qualified for the studies and theses defenses are awarded the master degree from the universities.

A supervisor is assigned to a student for the responsibility of the thesis after the course studies. The supervisors are full-professors or associate professors who have achieved high level academic research.

The program is designed to be completed in two years of full-time study, including completion of the course curriculum and the Master thesis.

Courses and Credits

Course settings

Courses in this program are designed to provide the following competences for students:

Strategical thinking

This program provides you a world-wide perspective on Manufacturing Industries and its Management.

This program offers opportunities to practice Industrial Engineering in China.

Tactical abilities

Management strategies and tactics: gaming theory and its relevant methods are introduced to enable decision making under complex situations

- Global manufacturing strategies

- Introduction to Decision making

- Engineering and Technology Management

These courses are designed to form your ideas in scientific management.

System quantitative analysis and management: theoretical issues and practical measures to analyze complex systems and manage under various conditions quantitatively

- Production Systems

- Production Management I/II

- Logistics & Supply Chain Management

- Quality Engineering

- Enterprise Information Resource Management

These courses provide you useful tools for scientific management.

Innovative system design and implementation: design and implement innovative ideas systematically

- Systematic Product Design and Development

- Ergonomics and Work Organization

These courses provide you a systematic perspective to design your product and your system, and to consider human-being as the center of your system.

Chinese language and Chinese culture

Credit Requirements

Students are required to complete a minimum of 28 credits from the following courses and activities:

Public Compulsory Courses (4 credits)

Chinese Language I

2 credits


Chinese Language II

2 credits


Chinese Culture and Society

2 credits


Compulsory Activities (3 credits)


1 credit

Literature Review and Research Proposal

1 credit

Industrial Practice

1 credit

Decision Making

3 credits

Quality Engineering

3 credits

Production Management

3 credits

Ergonomics and Work Organization

3 credits

Systematic Product Design and Development

3 credits

Engineering and Technology Management

3 credits

Manufacturing Engineering

3 credits

Enterprise Information and Integration

3 credits

Logistics and Supply Chain Management

3 credits

Global Manufacturing Strategy

3 credits

Human Factor Interaction

2 credits

Courses established by the International Program in dept. of Construction Management

less than 6 credits in total

Item Amount (RMB/Per Year)
Tuition fee 39000.00 (Approximately)
Medical Examination 500.00 (Approximately)
Insurance 600.00 (Approximately)
Accommodation Fee 20000.00 (Approximately)
Residence Permit 400.00 (Approximately)
Living Cost 25000.00 (Approximately)
Settlement and Other Cost 2000.00 (Approximately)
Not: Medical Examination only need to be paid at the 1st academic year.

How to Apply

(1) Overall Procedure

You need only to complete the following procedure which is very convenient and time saving

1. Click “Apply Now”

2. Fill in online application

3. Upload all the required documents and Submit your application

4. Pay the application fee

5. Wait for the application results

Important notice: You need to create an account before applying. Account name needs to be a valid email, which will be used to receive our system notice.

(2) Required documents

1. One photocopy of your passport;

2. Passport-size Photos of the applicant;

3. Official transcripts;

4. An official certificate of your highest education; or an official Certificate of Enrollment for the ones still on campus.

5. Two Recommendation Letters from professors in the same academic field (The letters should be written in the blank recommendation form and enclosed in special envelopes with seal);

6. Language Proficiency certificate; (Certificate of HSK for Chinese-taught Programs. Official copy of TOEFL or IELTS scores for applicants whose first language is not English for English-taught Programs)

7. Personal Statement including previous study and work experiences, academic research achievement, planned research proposal, and individual development objective after graduation.

Notice: Note that all Certificates or Documents in languages other than Chinese or English must be notarized in Chinese or English editions.



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