5 Reasons to Study International Construction and Project Management at Tsinghua 2024

Tsinghua University’s prestigious Masters in International Construction and Project Management (ICPM) is open now for international applicants! The 18-month program is a pioneering platform of academic and industry collaboration, offering a window into Chinese culture and collaboration with local and international practitioners.

For students and workers looking to advance in fields from consultancy to construction, ICPM offers unbeatable opportunities to build a brighter future. Here are 5 reasons ICPM is the strongest program for international students!

1. Deep Insight into Chinese Innovations and Operations

Skyscrapers built in a year, hospitals built in just a few days, millions of packages efficiently shipped in a week…China is famous world-wide for large-scale and well-developed logistics, project management, and construction industries. Tsinghua ICPM students will have the chance to learn the secret to their success firsthand, through gaining insight into Chinese ideas, understanding Chinese organizational structure, and opportunity to personally research and observe the industry at work.

The ICPM program prepares students with deep understanding of Chinese industry, opening the door for graduates to lead innovations in their home countries and in global organizations.

2. Tsinghua Expertise and Experience

Tsinghua University is one of the top schools in the world and the most elite university in China. The university offers incredible resources and unparalleled opportunities. With a highly qualified faculty from across China and around the world, ICPM also takes advantages of Tsinghua’s excellent location in Beijing, China.

The capital of China offers students a window into Chinese culture and history. Additionally, national and global construction and logistics organizations have major offices in Beijing, so ICPM students are just a short metro ride away from the most cutting-edge innovation in global industry. From Tsinghua to Beijing to the world, ICPM creates the perfect environment to make global connections, network with experts, and learn from the keenest minds in the field.

3. Specialized Curriculum with Professional Practice

The ICPM curriculum includes a total minimum of 31 credits. Students will take required courses such as Understanding China, Legal and Contractual Issues, and Frontier in International Construction.

ICPM students can also choose to complete a flexible internship at a Chinese company, or complete research with an individual supervisor. Either option gives students the opportunity to intellectually and professionally engage Chinese counterparts, and opening a window of understanding into Chinese culture and industry practices.

4. Accredited and Valued Degree Worldwide

The Tsinghua ICPM degree has been accredited globally since 2011. This means that universities and employers all around the world will recognize the degree, increasing your career prospects.

The program’s status is reviewed every 5 years to make sure it is up-to-date with the latest standards, technology, and academic rigor. The ICPM program is continually improved to ensure students are at the top of their field upon graduation.

5. Strong Graduation Prospects and Offers

In past years, Tsinghua ICPM graduates have received prestigious employment offers from major global and local companies such as PWC, Nexon, and Tsinghua University. ICPM graduates work in fields as diverse and influential as real estate, consulting, manufacturing, education, construction, and IT companies. Some graduates have even gone on to pursue PhD studies.

Just a few examples of where Tsinghua ICPM alumni work after graduation!

The combination of academic and practical experience ICPM offers is invaluable for students on whatever path they choose to follow after graduation. With this powerful combination under their belts, students are well-placed to be leaders in the workforce, or develop a pioneering PhD thesis based on their research.

Tsinghua ICPM Admissions Procedures 2024

If the ICPM program sounds like the perfect fit for you, here is the important information you need to know:

ICPM Program Deadlines

Round Deadline: Jan 1, 2024

Final Deadline: April 30, 2024

Minimum Eligibility

  • Non-Chinese citizen (including TW, HK, and MC) with a valid passport
  • Good health and good character
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • TOEFL 85/IELTS 6.5

You can learn more about the ICPM program in the video below, and about the program here.

Begin your application to the Masters in International Construction and Project Management at Tsinghua here:

Savannah Billman has a master's degree in Chinese Law and Society at the Yenching Academy of Peking University. She holds a B.A. from NYU Shanghai and has also written for The World of Chinese, TechNode, SupChina, and Sixth Tone.
Savannah Billman

Join 180,000+ international students and get monthly updates

Receive Admissions, Scholarships & Deadlines Updates from Chinese Universities.
Unsubscribe anytime.