Program Structure

The Dual-Degree Master of Engineering Program is a 2.5 years program that takes place in both Berkeley and Tsinghua. Phase I begins in Shenzhen, follow by enrollment at UC Berkeley in Phase II. Students return to Tsinghua in Phase III of the program.

Upon completion of the program, graduates will be conferred a degree from either UC Berkeley or Tsinghua University.  If students gained admission to UC Berkeley, they will receive a degree from UC Berkeley.  If students gained admission to Tsinghua University, they will receive a degree from Tsinghua University.  No joint degrees are offered at this time. 

Applications for Fall 2016 Graduate Admission is now open. Applicants may only apply to one degree program at TBSI per admission term.