Master Degree Programs

(1)Regular Master Degree Programs

(2)Tsinghua-Johns Hopkins University Dual Degree Master Program

(1)Regular Master Degree Programs

There are two level 1 subjects and 7 level 2 subjects approved by the State Council Academic Degree Committee. All level 1 and level 2 subjects are authorized to confer Master and Ph. D Degree.

Level   Name   Code
Level1  Subject Electronics Science and Technology  0809
Level2  Subject Physical Electronics (key Subject) 080901

Circuits and Systems (key Subject)  080902

Micro-Electronics and Solid-State Electronics (key Subject)      080903

Electromagnetic Field and Microwave Technology 080904
Level1                Subject Information and Communication Engineering                 0810
Level2 Subject Communication and Information System (key Subject) 081001

Signal and Information Processing (key Subject) 081002

Electronics and Communication Engineering(Master of Engineering)  200309

The Department accept excellent undergraduate students from Tsinghua University and from Universities other than Tsinghua by recommendation and exemption from the entrance exam to study for Master Degree or Doctoral Degree. The Department also accept students who have achieved satisfactory performance at the graduate student entrance exam to study for Master Degree or Doctoral Degree. The excellent graduate students seeking for Master Degree with great potential may apply to begin their doctoral program ahead of schedule.

The period of schooling for master degree usually lasted two to three years; for doctoral degree, lasted three to four years. The program combined with master and doctorate degrees usually lasted four to five years.

For those working staffs with Bachelor Degree and engineering experience, may be accepted to the Master of Engineering Program by recommendation. The Department offers opportunities to those who satisfy the requirements to study Master Engineering Program as on-the-job graduate students. The Department also offers orientational education program for Master Degree.

Contents of the level 2 subjects
Physical Electronics

Photophysics and Device , Semi-conductor Integrated Photoelectronics , Waveguide Optics , Nonlinear Optics , Optical Fiber Transmission , Optical Fiber Network , Optical Fiber Sensor , Planar Display Technique , Electron Ionic Optics , Vacuum Technology and Physics , Surface (Interface) Analysis Technology.

Circuits and Systems

Design Methedology and Automation for Circuit and Integrated Systems , Integrated Circuit Technology for Communication and High-speed Real-time Signal Processing , Signal Processing Technology and Structure for Signal Processors.

Microelectronics and Solid-state Electronics

LSI and VLSI Circuit , Semi-conductor Device , Micro-electro Mechanical System , Technology for Sub-micron and Deep Sub-micron IC , IC CAD and manufacture , IC Testing Methodology.

Electromagnetic Field and Microwave Technology

Theory and Technology for Wireless Communication Channel , Microwave and Millimeter Wave Technology , Antenna and Antenna Array , Theory and Application Technology for Electromagnetic Wave , Electromagnetic Interference and Electromagnetic Compatibility , Microwave Remote Sensing.

Communication and Information System

Information Theory and Applications , Information System and Telecommunication Networks , Optical Communication , Satellite Communication , Wireless and Mobile Communication , Multi-media Communication , Measurement and location for information.

Signal and Information Processing

Receiving of Remote Sensing Signal and Image Analysis and Processing , Computer Compressed Encoding for Voice and Speech Signal , Voice Recognition and Synthesis , Image Compressed Encoding , Artificial Neural network and Confusion Technology , Computer Vision, Graphics, Character and Symbol Recognition Technology , Graphics and Image Formation Technique , Parallel Signal Processing.

(2)Tsinghua-Johns Hopkins University Dual Degree Master Program

Program Overview

In the spirit of advancing international friendship and cooperation between the United States and China, strengthening global connections between institutions of higher learning, and promoting the advancement of education, research, and cross-cultural understanding, Tsinghua University (THU), Department of Electronic Engineering (EE) / Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME) and Johns Hopkins University (JHU), Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME) jointly agree to enter into a partnership to explore and implement programs of mutual interest.

Earn an international master’s education from the world’s top-ranked engineering programs in two years by enrolling in the Tsinghua JHU-BME Dual Degree Master Program. You will:

- Gain practical skills and knowledge in cutting-edge engineering disciplines

- Receive personalized advising and mentorship from leaders in your field

- Experience other cultures and traditions

- Build international collaborations in academia, medicine, and industry

- Gain a competitive advantage in the international job market

- Become a global leader in biomedical discovery, innovation, and translation

Program Highlights

- Simultaneously earn a MSE degree from Johns Hopkins and a MS from Tsinghua University.

- Department of Biomedical Engineering has been ranked as #1 Graduate Program in BME since 1992 (U.S. News & World Report)

Program Introduction

Students enrolled in this program will spend their first year in Johns Hopkins University for course study, and the second year in Tsinghua University for lab research.

Year 1: Johns Hopkins University

Department of Biomedical Engineering, in Johns Hopkins University was ranked as #1 Graduate Program in BME since 1992 (U.S. News & World Report). Through hands-on, project-based courses, you will gain in-depth knowledge in a specialized discipline at the forefront of biomedical engineering discovery and innovation. As part of these courses, you will work with the leading engineers, scientists, and clinicians at Johns Hopkins University and Johns Hopkins Hospital to build new technologies, create medical devices, make novel discoveries, and solve real-world engineering problems related to human health. Choose a coursework focus area driven by our pioneering research:

1) Biomedical Data Science

2) Biomedical Imaging & Instrumentation

3) Computational Medicine

4) Genomics and Systems Biology

5) Neuroengineering

6) Regenerative and Immune Engineering

Life at Johns Hopkins is about more than earning a degree. Here, you’ll be a part of enduring university traditions and have new experiences that you'll remember for a lifetime.

- Learn more about Johns Hopkins University , Department of Biomedical Engineering

- Learn more about campus life at Johns Hopkins University

- Learn more about Baltimore and Washington, D.C.

Year 2: Tsinghua University

The Engineering school in Tsinghua University was ranked as #1 Graduate Program in Engineering since 2015 (U.S. News & World Report). During your second year, build upon your knowledge by pursuing thesis research in the Biomedical Engineering or Electronic Engineering departments at Tsinghua University. Under the mentorship of China’s leading researchers and engineers, you will apply engineering principles to answer important biomedical problems and translate your findings into new applications. Choose a lab based focus area driven by our faculties:

1) Biomedical Data Science: Guijin Wang, Weibei Dou, Yongfeng Huang, Sen Song, Rui Li

2) Biomedical Imaging & Instrumentation: Huazhong Yang, Cheng Ma, Maokun Li, Li Huo, Hua Guo, Xihai Zhao, Jianwen Luo, Hongen Liao

3) Computational Medicine: Ji Wu, Guangzhi Wang, Huijun Chen

4) Genomics and Systems Biology: Jing Cheng, Wanli Xing, Guoliang Huang, Peng Liu, Yong Guo, Ran Liu

5) Neuroengineering: Xing Sheng, Milin Zhang, Sheng Zhou, Fei Qiao, Jie Bao, Bo Hong, Xiaorong Gao, Kexin Yuan

6) Regenerative and Immune Engineering: Yanan Du, Jing Liu

Application requirements

- Personal statement: please provide a maximum 2-page overview of your academic goals, career objectives and research interests.

- Recommendations: two letters of recommendation are required. At least one letter of recommendation must be from a faculty member who is familiar with the applicant’s academic record. Paper-based letters are required to arrive in envelopes signed and sealed by the recommender.

- Transcripts: unofficial transcript is accepted for application. If the applicant is selected for admission, official transcript is required at registration. The final official transcript must list the degree earned, or a certificate of graduation is required.

- TOEFL (The Test of English as a Foreign Language) is required.

- Graduate Record Exam (GRE) is required.

- Additional documents / evaluation: Candidates who wish to have their papers, abstracts, talks, portfolios, etc, reviewed, can included these materials as well.

Contact Information

Tel: 010-6278-3053