Tsinghua University was one of the founding members of the discipline of the Theory of Marxism in China. It has admitted postgraduates since 1987. The School of Marxism, founded in July 2008, integrates the professors from the fields of Marxism studies, ideological and political education from different departments of the University, and in these areas plays a leading educational role in China. The school has established several important research platforms, such as the Collaborative Innovation Centre on Socialist Key Values, and the Tsinghua Moral Education Research Centre, which is the key research base for humanities and social sciences under the Ministry of Education. Our 8 professors from a total of 38 faculty members are Principal Specialists in the CCP Central Engineer in the Research and Construction of the Theory of Marxism.
——Strong research capacity: the school was listed as the Second Place in this discipline among all the Chinese universities in the Disciplinary Evaluation ranked by the Ministry of Education.
——An interdisciplinary research atmosphere: the professors and postgraduates comes from diverse backgrounds, such as Marxist philosophy, Marxist political economy, ideological and political education, Chinese modern history, politics and sociology.
——The key to understanding China: since Marxism is the guiding ideology in China’s development and reform, the school combines the theoretical research with the reform practices in China, and provides the key theoretical perspectives for the understanding of China.
Programs for International Students 2018
Theory of Marxism
(M)–Master’s Programs (D)- Doctoral Programs