School of Environment of Tsinghua University (SOE-THU)


The School of Environment (SOE) of Tsinghua University (THU) is pledged to the development of sustainable solutions that allows minimizing the impact of human  activities on environment. Its commitment also includes educating people to  embrace the idea of sustainability. SOE conducts research in a wide arrange of  fields, including water supply, wastewater treatment, air pollution control, solid  wastes management, environmental chemistry, microbiology, hydrology, ecology,  energy and resources, environmental simulation, and environmental management  and policy. SOE has provided technical and theoretical support for  China in solving big environmental problems and implementing sustainable  development. SOE has 403 faculty members including 33 professors and 33  associate professors. After years of effort, SOE has established a scientific and  comprehensive system of education, focusing on disciplines of Environmental  Engineering, Environmental Science, Environmental Management, Municipal  Engineering, Radioactive Protection and Environmental Protection. Each year  hundreds of the most talented students were matriculated, many of them had become outstanding figures in the environmental field. SOE has established  exchanges and cooperation with many world class universities, organizations and  enterprises in terms of mutual visits, collaborative scientific research and joint  education programs.