Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Founded in 1956, the Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine is one of the 4 earliest established TCM universities in China, which is the Sichuan provincial key university and co-constructed by the provincial government and the State Administration of TCM, and evaluated an excellent grade in the National Evaluation of Undergraduate Education.
Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine is located in the Chengdu City of Sichuan, a place with a reputation of hometown of Chinese Medicine & treasure house of medicinal herbs and hometown of pandas. It is as large as 120 hectare in campus. The library has a collection of 1.29 million copies of books. The University has a TCM Great Master, a 1st Position Scientist of the State 973 Project, and a National Excellent Teacher, etc.
Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine provides 29 majors for undergraduates, 49 subjects for master degree and 16 for PhD conferment. Since 80s last century, the University has accepted foreign students from all over the world, having trained many international students in a large variety of programs, including Chinese Medicine, Chinese Pharmacy and Acupuncture & Moxibustion.
Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine is awarded the "China-ASEAN Education/Training Center" by the Education Ministry and the Foreign Affairs Ministry, "TCM International Sci-Tech Cooperation Base" by the Sci-Tech Ministry, "TCM International Exchange & Cooperation Education Base and Medicine Base" by the State Administration of TCM, "WHO Research Cooperation Center of Human Reproduction", and "South-South Co-Training Center" by UN Population Funded.
International students should have reached a certain level of Chinese language proficiency before they can apply to Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine since all programs are taught in Chinese. After completing all of the courses, bachelor degree will be awarded to the qualified students. Since the situation in each year is different, some of the programs for international students may be changed or canceled. Please contact with the university admission office for more details before preparing for application.
Bachelor Degree Programs (5 Years):
1. Chinese Medicine
2. Traditional Chinese and Western Clinical Medicine
3. Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Tuina
4. Clinical Medicine
Bachelor Degree Programs (4 Years):
1. Rehabilitation Science
2. Chinese Pharmacy
3. Pharmaceutical Engineering
5. Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language
(Source: Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine)
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