The bachelors’ degree in Industrial Engineering at Tsinghua requires 170 credits totally, which include: spring & fall courses 142 credits, summer practicum 13 credits, and thesis project 15 credits. The 170 credits constitution is: General
The Master of Science Degree in Industrial Engineering is offered to all students who finish the Industrial Engineering program in usually 2 years. Besides the required Master’s thesis, the Industrial Engineering program requires 30 credits, con
The Philosophy of Doctor Degree in Industrial Engineering is offered to all students who finish the Industrial Engineering program in at least 3 to 5 years.
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The Department of Industrial Engineering is devoted to solving efficiency, quality, cost and safety problems in industrial and service systems.
The challenges in contemporary society are mostly complicated system problems, such as management of global production networks, establishment of efficient public healthcare systems, construction of traffic and transport systems and their operation networks, and maintaining secured and effective energy supply systems. These challenges involve not only c
We apply state-of-the-art decision science and statistics knowledge to the development of the Chinese economy. To be specific, we use data-driven decision...
The Engineering system group in the Department of Industrial Engineering of Tsinghua University endeavors to improve understanding about the nature of operations in engineering systems, such as, production systems, service systems (logistics, healthcare,
Human Factor and Ergonomics studies the correlations and interactions between human, tool, machine and environment in system, and promote the total productivity of human-machine system as well as people's health, security and the quality of life.
The research centers at the department are platforms for the collaboration and communication between the department and industries. They serve through research, technology transfer, management consulting, and continuous education & training. Below are research centers run by the department:
The IE department has four laboratories: Human Factors Engineering Lab (HFEL), Logistics Engineering Lab (LEL), Production Engineering Lab (PEL), and Computing and Simulation Lab (CSL).
The department is well structured by a team of 30 highly qualified faculty members, including 7 full professors, 17 associate professors, and 6 assistant professors. The founding chaired professor and department head is Dr. Gavriel Salvendy, who is a prof
Dr. Gavriel SalvendyPurdue Universtiy(清华大学名誉教授)www.ie.tsinghua.edu.cn/salvendyDr. Shu-Cherng FangNorth Carolina State Un
Prof. Ignacio E. Grossmann,
Carnegie Mellon University,
Global Optimization of Nonconvex Nonlinear Generalized Disjunctive Programs,
10:00am-11:00am, July 6th, 2017, Thursday,
Room 510, Shunde Building
The department has one associate chair as the department-level student advisory board director. The board has an undergraduate branch and a graduate branch. Each branch is formed by class advisors, class assistants, student union, Youth League, and Science/Technology Association.
The IE department has eight undergraduate classes (each grade has two classes of about 70 students). Also we have two faculty members as the advisors for the freshmen, two for the sophomores, one for the juniors, and o
The students are required to participate in extracurricular activities in order to prepare themselves with not only knowledge in IE, but also Teamwork and interpersonal skills, Leadership, and Social responsibilities.
The university-level student advisor
The Bachelor program requires 173 credits, consisting of 136 credits in spring/fall semesters, 4 credits in senior projects, 18 credits in summer practice and military training, and 15 credits of a final thesis. The courses are classified into five categories: Humanities and Social Sciences, core engineering courses, core Industrial Engineering courses, summer practice and internship, and a thesis component.
International programs have been initiated since 2001 including Tsinghua-Aachen joint master program and Tsinghua-Gatech exchange program. And a two-year, professional-orientated master’s program in Management Science and Engineering (Global Manufacturing) was founded in 2009 for students with a global vision in management science and engineering, with special focus on the manufacturing industry in China.
The doctoral degree program usually lasts 3 to 5 years. Students with Master’s degree usually spend 3 to 4 years. The program has 22 credits consisting of 13 credits of core courses, and 5 credits of research requirements. Students without an IE related Master’s degree shall take prerequisite courses suggested by the advisor.
Admissions to the International Program of Master of Engineering Management (iMEM) 1. Qualification of Applicants&n
International programs have been initiated since 2001 including Tsinghua-Aachen joint master program and Tsinghua-Gatech exchange program. And a two-year, professional-orientated master's program in Management Science and Engineering (Global Manufacturing) was founded in 2009 for students with a global vision in management science and engineering, with special focus on the manufacturing industry in China.
Master’s Program in Global Manufacturing
The two-year, professionally-oriented master's program in Management Science and Engineering (Global Manufacturing) was founded in 2009 for students with a global vision in management science and engineering, with special focus on the manufacturing industry in China. To date, 121 graduates have come from various regions of the world including Europe, North America, Africa, Central Asia and Southeast Asia.
Tsinghua-Aachen Double Degree Program
The program aims to cultivate engineering leaders with a strong innovative scientific research ability, practical engineering ability and international vision through cross-culture communication, course learning, scientific research and an industrial internship.
Tsinghua- Politecnico di Milano Double Degree Program
The program supports the exchange of students between the Politecnico di Milano and the Tsinghua University. The aim is, through cooperation to integrate the unique education resource of each university to promote the faculty construction and improve the graduate student quality, thus enable students to receive Master degrees of both Italian and Chinese universities.
Applicants should complete the Online Application on the website of the THU Graduate Programs Application System for International Students during the designated THU application period. Applicants should fill in the application information online, upload the application documents listed below to the Online Application System, and pay the application fee online at the time of submission.
Applicants must be non-Chinese citizens with a valid passport.
Applicants for master's degree programs should have a bachelor's degree. Applicants for doctoral programs should have a master's degree.
Language skills requirements:
(a) For programs offered in Chinese: Applicants must pass a Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK) band 4 or new HSK band 4− with a score of 195 or above.
(b) For programs offered in English: Proficiency in English is mandatory.
Besides, to be qualified for a graduate degree in Industrial Engineering, Applied statistics and Operations research are critical prerequisites.
Phase 1: November 15, 2016 -- January 15, 2017
Phase 2: February 15, 2017-- March 31, 2017
Both the Online Application and a complete set of Application documents should be completed and the package should be received by March 31, 2017.
Please note that for the Government or University scholarship applicants, online application and all the application documents should be submitted before December 31, 2016.
Step 1: Online Application
Complete Online Application on the website of International Students Office, Tsinghua University (http://gradadmission.tsinghua.edu.cn).
For scholarship application documents, please refer to the section "Tuition and Scholarship".
Step 2: Documents Submission
Please upload all the listed documents below to the application system.
1) The completed Foreigner's Application Form for Admission to Graduate Programs of Tsinghua University with 2-inch recent photo, signed by the applicant.
2) Personal statement.
3) The original or the notarial degree certificate or proof of education in academic institution (need to submit original or notarial degree certificate after being awarded), and academic transcript. The degree certificate and academic transcript must be officially sealed. All the original or the notarial ones will be permanently kept in students' archives by the university.
4) Two academic recommendation letters from scholars of associate professorship or higher (must show referee's phone number and email address on the letter).
5) Copy of the page with personal information in the passport (personal and ordinary passport).
6) The completed Tuition Scholarship Application Form of Tsinghua University (if applicable, original).
7) Transcripts of TOEFL or IELTS (for applicants who don't have a degree in English-speaking countries).
Step 3: Application Fee
The application fee is RMB 800 (non-refundable).
1) Pay online using credit card
After your online application form is verified or the materials are received by Tsinghua University, the staff will make you the online payment draft, and at the same time, an email will be automatically sent out to remind you to pay the application fee via the online application system.
2) Pay in cash at the International Students Office (Room 120,Zijing Building 22)of Tsinghua University.
Use the online application to apply. The online application offers tools for collecting and submitting.
1) Applicants are required to submit scanned images of all required documents at the time of application. All uploaded documents should be in Chinese or in English; otherwise notarial translations in Chinese or English are required. Once translated, the original documents and certified translations are to be submitted together to the application system.
2) Please scan the original or notarial application documents in color using a scanner. Documents images captured by mobile phone or camera are not acceptable. Copies are also not acceptable.
3) Application fee must be paid at time of application submission. THU is not responsible for errors made by applicants during the application process. There are no application-fee refunds.
4) Applications with incomplete documents or without application fee payment will not be processed.
5) THU may request some applicants to offer original or notarial hardcopies of application documents for further qualification check if uploaded documents are not sufficient. Applicants shall guarantee all the information and application documents submitted in this application are authentic and accurate, otherwise, the admission will be disqualified.
6) None of the above application documents will be returned.
Evaluation and Admission
THU enrolls students by document evaluation together with matriculation examination. The admission committee of the applicable department will review the application documents and select applicants for further examination. The examination will be made by one of the following methods: ①Interview Exemption; ②Personal Interview; ③Interview plus written test. If an interview is required for admission, the department will contact the applicant directly to set up an interview appointment; and provide information about the interview process.
Admission to the graduate program is determined at the department level with oversight by Tsinghua University according to the result of document review, result of interview, and other factors. Certificate of Admission will be issued by THU Graduate Admission Office after the final admission result is released. Prior to this, applicants may check admission status via the THU Graduate Programs Application System for International Students.
Tuition and Scholarship
Tuition: RMB 39,000/year.
Accidental Injury and Hospitalization Insurance: RMB 600/year.
Accommodation: Due to limited dormitory capacity, on-campus rooms can only be reserved for those who have successfully applied online. For Chinese Government Scholarship (full-scholarship) recipients, a dormitory on campus will be reserved by the University. Those who fail to apply for the dorm online have to find off-campus accommodation independently.
Detailed information regarding THU academic life, accommodation, student activities, visa, and residence permit application, as well as other useful information, is available at http://is.tsinghua.edu.cn
Tsinghua University currently offers Chinese Government Scholarship (CGS), Beijing Government Scholarship (BGS) or Tsinghua University Scholarship (TUS)..
Besides, the Department of Industrial Engineering offers scholarships to the excellent international students who do not get the three types of scholarship mentioned above.
Contact Information of Admission Office
Ms. Yan LI
Add: North 511, Shunde Building,
The Department of Industrial Engineering, Tsinghua University,
Haidian District, 10084, Beijing, P.R. China