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TCM Pharmacology
- General Information

    1. Orientation

    This program will enable students to grasp the profound TCM basic theory and knowledge, professional practice abilities and certain scientific research ability in the field of TCM Pharmacology. It provide a solid foundation for students in their further practice of TCM education, scientific research and international exchange.

    2. Main C ourses

    • Essential theory of Chinese medicine
    • Chinese materia medica
    • Chemico-physics
    • Analytical Chemistry
    • Pharmacology
    • Pharmaceutical Botany
    • Chemistry of Chinese Materia Medica
    • Authentification and Identification of Chinese Materia Medica
    • Science of Processing Chinese Materia Medica
    • TCM Pharmacology
    • TCM Materia Medica Processing

    3. Teaching Methods

    Chinese Materia Medica, Chinese Materia Medica Pharmaceutics and Chinese Materia Medica Marketing are the three modules set for the elective courses. The teaching methodology includes both theory teaching and experiment teaching. Pharmaceutical botany, hospital probation and graduate internship and various other educational procedures are arranged.

    4. Graduation and Academic Degree

    A Bachelor of TCM Pharmacology will be awarded upon completion of

    • Required credits of all courses in the teaching scheme
    • General points average (GPA)
    • Pass of all examinations
    • New HSK-5 ≥180 (excluding those of Chinese origin)

    5. Future Career Development

    We enable our graduates to work in teaching, scientific researches and manufacturing in the field of Chinese Materia Medica and related fields as well as drug inspection and administrative institution and the pharmaceutical preparation section of hospitals and pharmaceutical trading enterprises.

    6. Type of Class

    With Chinese students


    Tuition Fee
    Bachelor RMB 28,000 pre year
    RMB 112,000 in total (About $ 20,535)
    Accommodation Fee
    Building 3/4, 280, Huatuo Road
    Double Room RMB 1,400 to RMB 1,600
    Single Room RMB 1,200 to RMB 800
    Building 18/22, 280, Huatuo Road
    Double Room RMB 400
    Apartments 650,South Wan Ping Road
    Double Room RMB 1,000 to RMB 800
    Single Room RMB 1,200
    Other Fees
    Service Fee USD 50
    Living Expense RMB 2,400 to RMB 3,000
- How Much Scholarship Cover
Admission Only
- You Need Pay After Got Scholarship (RMB)
  • Tuition:  28,000 / Year
  • Accommodation: 750 to 1200 RMB per month
  • Living Expense: 600 to 3000 RMB per month
- Requirement
  • High school diploma, General Certificate of Education Advanced Level
  • New HSK-5≥180
  • Pass mathematics, physics and chemistry examinations held by the university. Previous transcripts can be provided for exemption from examinations after evaluated by the university.
- Application Documents

1. ID Photo

Background Color:Blue or White Pixel: ?300 pixels/inch Other Requirement: Bareheaded

2. Scan of the passport

With name, passport number & expiration date, and photo included

3. Certificate of HSK

Certificate of HSK (Chinese Proficiency Test),No need for English medium programs

4. High school diploma or A-Level transcript

  • Step 1: Click "Apply Now" button below and pay scholarship service fee.

  • Step 2: Wait for the payment confirmation, then provide documents guidance. (including the application form)

  • Step 3: Submit documents and wait for result and admission documents (including admission letter, visa letter)
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