Master in Public Administration, Big Data & Global Governance
Tsinghua University’s Master in Public Administration, focused on big data and global governance, offers students a comprehensive understanding of how data analytics applies to policymaking and drives public sector innovation around the world. Affiliated with the Global Innovation Exchange between the University of Washington and Tsinghua University, a range of courses expose students to multiple methods of data analysis as it is informs critical methods in public problem solving.
Students will dedicate their Evans School capstone project and Tsinghua academic thesis to this leading-edge area of policy innovation. All courses are offered in English.
Tsinghua University ranks among the best research universities in the world, and, in 2018 it ranked #1 among all Chinese universities. Founded in 1911, it is located on a large campus in Beijing’s dynamic Zhongguancun, a technology hub often referred to as ‘Beijing’s Silicon Valley’. Students have access to dormitory accommodations on and near campus.
Tsinghua’s School of Public Policy & Management was the first graduate school of public administration to be established in China, and the first outside of the United States to gain accreditation from the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA). It offers numerous programs in English for a broad range of students from China and around the world.