Established in 1958, Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TUTCM) is one of the earliest universities of TCM in China and the only one International School of TCM which is approved by State Education Committee (now Ministry of Education) in 1992. TUTCM is also the “Educational Aid Center” of Ministry of Education (MOE), TCM International Cooperation Center of State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine (SATCM), “China-ASEAN Educational Training Center” and the chairman committee member of the Education Instruction Committee of the World Federation of TCM. Adhering the motto of “strengthening moral education and pursuing academic studies, inheriting and innovating”, TUTCM has developed into a comprehensive university specializing in TCM education and covers extensive areas of study, namely as Medicine, Science, Arts, Management, Engineering, Education and etc.
The University has distinguished teaching staff and sufficient resources for students’ internship. Currently it has 2 National Key Disciplines of Acupuncture & Moxibustion and Tuina and TCM Internal Medicine, 4 affiliated hospitals and 5 teaching hospitals. Among them, the First Affiliated Hospital is a National Clinical Research Base, the National Research Center for Acupuncture Clinic, the National Acupuncture Clinical Foundation and the National Provincial Demonstration Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine; the Second Affiliated Hospital is the treatment center for Chinese medical difficult disease and has significant advantage for gynecological and encephalopathy diseases; Baokang Hospital and other teaching hospitals have unique treatment feathers in rehabilitation medicine, Orthopedics, Community Health of TCM, Integrative Medicine and etc..
The University has extensive international exchanges and cooperation. It aims to cultivate international applied talents in clinic with solid theoretical foundation and excellent clinical skills which make it enjoy a high reputation world widely. It has formed TCM internationalization talents training system where the bachelor education is the main part .The system also covers master and doctoral education and short and long term certificate studies. There are over 2,000 foreign students from more than 60 come to study at TUTCM every year.
The new campus of the University under construction will become the national largest museum of Chinese Medicine, Chinese Medicine Botanical Garden, the national most advanced Medicine and Medical Science and Technology Park and International Education Center of TCM. And for students, the University will provide a more excellent environment of study and living.
I. Programs and Categories
Acupuncture & Moxibustion andTuina(Master/Doctor)
Chinese Materia Medica [Chinese Pharmacy] (Master/Doctor)
Pharmaceutical Analysis (Master)
Pharmaceutical Chemistry (Master)
II. Courses Introduction
A. Main Courses ofAcupuncture & Moxibustion andTuina
TCM Research Approaches, Development Progress of TCM Internal Medicine, Theories of TCM, TCM Diagnostics, Therapeutics of Acupuncture and Moxibustion,Tuina, MedicalQi Gong, Local Anatomy of Acupuncture Points, Development Progress of TCM Diagnostics, Historical Medical Works and Heritage, Chinese Language and etc.
B. Main Courses ofChinese Materia Medica (CMM)
Theories of TCM, Chinese Materia Medica, TCM Prescriptions, Development Progress of TCM Chemistry, Development Progress of TCM Pharmacology, Development Progress of TCM Preparation, Development Progress of TCM Preparation Analysis, Research and Development of TCM New Drugs, Statistics, Application of Modern Biotech in Active Component in TCM, Introduction to TCM Resources, Pharmacokinetics, Wave Spectrum Analysis, Introduction to TCM Processing, Chinese Language and etc.
III.Language of Instruction:English
IV. Applicant Requirements
B.Current student-in-China is not applicable(Applicable to graduates from China over a year)
C.Healthy and fluent in English
D.For Master’s Applicants in Acupuncture & Moxibustion andTuina: Bachelor in Medicine or related subjects
For Master’s Applicants in Chinese Materia Medica, Pharmacology, Pharmaceutical Analysis, Pharmaceutical Chemistry or Pharmacy: Bachelor in CMM, Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Preparation, Crude Drug, Pharmacology or other related majors
For Doctoral Applicants in Acupuncture & Moxibustion andTuina: Master in Medicine or related subjects
For Doctoral Applicants in Chinese Materia Medica: Master in Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Preparation, Crude Drug, Pharmacology or other related majors
E.No more than 35 years old for master’s applicants and no more than 40 for doctoral applicants.
V. Contents of Scholarship:
A.Exempt from application fee, tuition;
C.Accommodation on campus;
D.One-off settlement subsidy after registration;
E.Comprehensive Medical Insurance and Benefit Plan for International Students in China;
F.Fee forFirstResident Permit.
VI. Expenses excluded in the Scholarship range above should be self-supported.Expenses including but not limited to international tickets, transportation fares overseas or in China, physical examination fee, verification in China, item redo and etc.will be responsible by the students.This scholarship is used for studying in TUTCM ONLY and no program transferring permitted after admission. Please refer to the standard which is published by Ministry of Education for the latest standard and rate.
VII. Category and Length of Schooling:Fulltime, 3 Years
VIII. Degree Available:Master or Doctoral Degree and Diploma of Graduation
IX. Application and Documents supplied Deadline:Mar. 31, 2015
X. Entry Date:Sept. 2015
XI. Documents Needed (Please fill in the form using Chinese or English; All the documents must be supplied before Mar. 31, 2015):
A.Online Application:Fill in the application form online at http://laihua.csc.edu.cn (TUTCM Agency Number: 10063). Please find the enclosed details of online steps.
B. Paper Documents Needed (in duplicate):
a.printed Application Forms for Chinese Government Scholarship after submitting it online (Using the above URL to print the forms)
b.Two Letters of Recommendation (by 2 different people)
c.NOTARIZEDPhotocopies of Highest Degree/Diploma Obtained in Chinese or English
d.NOTARIZEDPhotocopies of Academic Transcript of Highest Degree/Diploma in Chinese or English
e.Study Plan in China, 800 or more words
f.Photocopy of Passport
h.Foreigner Physical Examination Form(Please fill in the form using English. The medical examinations must cover all the items listed in the Foreigner Physical Examination Form. Incomplete records or those without the signature of the attending physician, the official stamp of the hospital or a sealed photograph of the applicants are invalid. Applicants should have the physical exam later than Mar. 20, 2015;submit the copy of it before Mar. 31, 2015and bring ALL the attachments when coming to China)
Note:Each set of complete materials should NOT exceed 20 pages. Please use A4-size paper. The application documents will not returned to the applicants who fail to get the scholarship.
International Education College
Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Add: 88 Yuquan Road, Nankai District, Tianjin, P.R. China, 300193
Tel: 86-22-59596555 86-22-27374931 Fax: 86-22-27374931
Web Site: www.tjutcm.edu.cn