Tsinghua University, one of the leading Chinese universities, was founded in 1911. The university always places first in the national ranking of educational institutions. University alumni include many renowned individuals, such as PRC presidents Hu Jintao and Xi Jinping.
Vladimir Putin received honorary doctorate at Tsinghua University
University Rector Qiu Yong presented the certificate to the President of Russia. PRC President Xi Jinping attended the ceremony.