Six Core Competencies
Developing global competence is a lifelong process which requires Tsinghua students to continuously explore six core competencies that cover cognitive, interpersonal and intrapersonal aspects.
Tsinghua, an International University
Tsinghua University is committed to educating the world's most talented students who are willing to make a difference worldwide, and promoting global competence as an integral component of its students' education. As the old Chinese saying goes: read a lot, travel more. Students at Tsinghua have ample study-abroad opportunities to obtain knowledge, conduct research, undertake internships, and participate in cultural activities outside of China. Meanwhile, Tsinghua has made significant strides in bringing the world to its campus by offering a wide range of study-at-home opportunities with a global emphasis. These include liberal arts and language courses, degree programs and courses taught in English, lectures, international forums, cultural exchanges, and professional association activities. Tsinghua is also a leading Chinese institution for international students, with more than 2600 in degree programs and almost 1000 in exchange and professional training programs, representing over 120 countries. Daily interaction among local students and international students fosters cultural understanding right on campus. Keep an open mind, and embrace every opportunity to prepare for the world!