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Food Higiene and Nutrition
- General Information

    1. Orientation

    This program intends to meet the social need for professional personnel in the field of Chinese medicine-related nutrition. It will enable students to grasp the fundamental skills and knowledge on basis of medicine, clinical medicine and nutrition & food hygiene.

    2. Main Courses

    • Basis of nutriology
    • Population-based nutrition
    • Community-based nutrition
    • Clinical nutrition
    • Food hygiene
    • Food inspection and analysis
    • Food toxicology
    • Normal somatology
    • Basis of diseases
    • Basis of clinical medicine
    • Basis of Chinese medicine
    • Chinese herbal formulae
    • Chinese medicated diet
    • Principles and practice of marketing

    3. Teaching Methods

    These include on-the-spot teaching, case studies, investigation, food processing and cooking practice and internship in food hygiene supervision agencies. The community-based investigation and dissemination on nutrition knowledge will enhance the students’ awareness to obtain health-related information and knowledge on diet and nutrition. The graduation field work will enable students to apply their knowledge on nutrition to nutritional therapy, public education, and nutritional diet design, combination and processing for relevant diseases.

    4. Graduation and Academic Degree

    A Bachelor of Medical Science 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

    After graduation, students may conduct evaluation, management and instruction for dietary nutrition in healthcare institutions, food hygiene supervision agency, food processing and distribution factories, and schools. Alternatively, they may engage in education and research on enriched food, along with food hygiene supervision and inspection as well as nutrition counseling.

    6. Type of Class

    Independent for a minimum of 10 students

    Study with Chinese students of less than 10 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

HSK5≥180 (Students have classes with Chinese students.)

Not Chinese

- 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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