• Electronic Information (Interactive Media Design and Technology)
    Fall丨Master’s Program
    Theme area/ Field:Electronic Information
  • About 

    On May 2019, Tsinghua Shenzhen International Graduate School and Tencent co-established the Interactive Media Design and Technology Center to carry out professional master’s education. Integrating the latest industry into education, the Center aims at cultivating leaders and producers in the Interactive Media Industry. Its first batch of students will enroll in 2020. On April 2020, IMDT reached a cooperation with USC Games, School of Cinematic Arts of the University of Southern California, and invited Professor Tracy Fullerton (the author of Game Design Workshop) as the head of the cooperation to create a world-class interactive media design and technology major.


    What will I learn? 

    Duration: 2-3 years

    Mode of instruction: 'School tutor & Corporate tutor' dual tutor system

    Structure:

    - Year 1: professional foundation courses and summer/winter workshops.

    - Year 2: besides in-class courses, there will be opportunities for students to participate in internship projects at leading Chinese enterprises in the interactive media industry.


    Who should apply? 

    - Have experience or show interest in interactive media (game, film, animation, literature, design etc.)

    - Innovative and good at design thinking.

    - Most of the courses are taught in Chinese and require Chinese language skill


    How do I apply? 

    Phase 1: Register

    a. Fill in the application online: http://gradadmission.tsinghua.edu.cn

    b. Upload application documents:

     •Tsinghua University International Graduate Program Application Form

     •Photocopy of passport personal information page (If the applicant is formerly a Chinese citizen

    and later a foreign national, a certificate of cancellation of the Chinese household registration or a

    statement of proof must be provided )

     •Personal statement.

     •Original bachelor's degree certificate (Students who have not graduated can provide a pregraduation certificate, then provide the original certificate once the degree is obtained).

     •Original transcript of undergraduate degree.

     •Two or more letters of recommendation from professors/ professionals in related industries

     •If you have portfolios related to interactive media (game, film, animation, literature, design,

    etc.), compile as a PDF and upload as other supplementary materials.

     •GRE or GMAT score provided voluntarily.

    c. Pay the application fee online.

    Phase 2: Interview.


    Application Schedule (GMT+08:00)

    1st Round:    8:00 AM Oct 15, 2020——17:00 PM Dec 15, 2020

    2nd Round:   8:00 AM Jan 1, 2021——17:00 PM Mar 1, 2021


    Contact Us 

    Jessie Shen, Project Manager:

    jessieshen@sz.tsinghua.edu.cn (86)0755-86531654


    Links:

    (1) Admission to SIGS 2021:  https://www.sigs.tsinghua.edu.cn/en/2020/1012/c1402a23273/page.htm

    (2) Apply online: http://gradadmission.tsinghua.edu.cn 


    Download Program Information 

    Interactive Media Design and Technology Master's Program.pdf