View of the Gardens at Tsinghua University. PHOTO BY JOAN LEBOLD COHEN.
Founded in 1911 and located in Beijing, Tsinghua University is one of China’s most respected universities. Although it has a varied and comprehensive course of studies, it is especially well-known for its sciences and engineering departments.
Tsinghua University, originally named Qinghua Xuetang, was established on 19 April 1911 as the preparatory school for students who wanted to study in the United States. It is located