Applications are now open for the Master’s in Global Affairs program at Schwarzman Scholars

This one-year Master’s program is focused on training future leaders capable of understanding the role of Asia in global trends and takes place on Tsinghua University’s campus in Beijing, China. Professionals from any discipline, who have advanced English language skills, and are between 18 and 28 years old can apply. Applications close on September 19th, 2023.

From April 12th to September 19th, 2023, applications will be open for the one-year Master’s program in Global Affairs at Schwarzman Scholars, which is taught at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China.

The program aims to form a community of future leaders capable of deepening the relationships between China and the rest of the world, with a solid understanding of the international landscape of the 21st Century and the role that Asia plays in global trends.

Full funding opportunity

Each year, 200 students receive a full funding package to attend the program, which includes tuition, fees, travel, accommodation, medical insurance, monthly living expenses, and an additional study tour within China.

For Chilean candidates accepted onto the program, there is an annual funding designation supported by the Luksic Scholars Foundation that Schwarzman Scholars assigns directly.


To apply for Schwarzman Scholars, candidates must have completed a university degree in any discipline, be proficient in English (TOEFL IT or IELTS certification is required), and be between 18 and 28 years old at the start of the Master’s program.

Information session

Those who want to learn more about the program can sign up for an information session that will be held on Thursday, April 27 at 5:00 pm. The session will feature members of the Schwarzman Scholars team and a Chilean student who will begin the Master’s program in August 2023. Register here.

You can find more information about the program here.