The University of California, Berkeley and Tsinghua University have signed an agreement with Shenzhen’s municipal government to launch a joint research institute based in Tsinghua’s South China campus focusing on nanotechnology and nanomedicine, low-carbon and new energy technologies, and data science.
The University of Melbourne and Tsinghua University have partnered to develop a cloud-based 'virtual campus' that will enable joint course delivery and research collaboration. This is the latest agreement in a longstanding relationship between the two universities.
A financier is to channel $100 million of his personal fortune along with $200 million from private sector donors into a scholarship scheme that allows more Americans to study in China. The scheme aims to take in 10,000 students over the next 50 years, say organisers.