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 Tsinghua University vigorously promotes building of interdisciplinary research base of sports and postgraduate training base, promotes disciplinary construction with research of major projects and postgraduate development, and make full use of support of “985” program construction. The University invested 500 million Yuan in sports disciplinary construction of “985” Program. In 1996, Tsinghua University Sports and Health Research Center was set up; we successfully applied for master’s program of “Physical Education and Training” in 1998 and master’s program of “Sports Human Science” and “Sports Humanistic Sociology”, doctoral program of “Physical Education and Training” in 2003(Tsinghua University is the first to apply for a doctorate among universities in China). In "Ninth Five-Year Plan" period, the Division successfully applied for "Sports Humanities and Social Science Key Research Base" of State Sports General Administration (In the first six sports and social science key research bases of the State Sports General Administration, Tsinghua University is the only non-professional sports university among these units) and Tsinghua University's "Sports Human Science Key Lab", and established a relatively complete scientific research platform of sports. On this basis, we have won four million Yuan of more than 40 research funds including “'National Social Science Fund”, one second awards and two third awards of National Scientific and Technological Progress Award. We publish more than 50 academic papers home and abroad every year. So far, we have published more than 400 papers on domestic and international professional journals, including three SCI papers and four EI papers.