Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Chinese Government Scholarship for African General Scholar Students
Application Introduction for English Program, 2021
Established in 1958, Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TUTCM) has been listed as one of the co-constructed higher educations by Ministry of Education (MOE), State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine (SATCM) and Tianjin Municipal Government. It is the only former State Education Commission (Present MOE) approved International University of Traditional Chinese Medicine and also the hosting institution of Educational Instruction Committee, World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies (WFCMS), “Educational Aid Center” and “China-ASEAN Educational Training Center” of Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) and Ministry of Education, TCM International Cooperation Center of SATCM, and WFCMS “Belt & Road” Training Center for Chinese Medicine Education Teachers. Adhering the motto of “Strengthening moral education and pursuing academic studies, inheriting and innovating”, TUTCM has developed into a teaching and research oriented university with TCM education as the main body, and covers extensive areas of study, namely as Medicine, Science, Arts, Management, Engineering and Education. In 2017, the university was selected into China “Double First-class” university and Chinese Materia Medica was selected into “Double First-rate” programs.
The University has distinguished teaching staff and sufficient resources for students’ internship. Currently it has two National Key Programs of Acupuncture & Moxibustion and Tuina and TCM Internal Medicine. There are three affiliated and teens clinical teaching hospitals. Among them, the First Teaching Hospital is a National TCM Clinical Research Center, the National Acupuncture Clinical Research Center, the National Acupuncture Clinical Center and the National Provincial Demonstration TCM Hospital; the Second Teaching Hospital is the treatment center for TCM rare diseases and leading in gynecology and encephalopathy diseases; Baokang Hospital and other teaching hospitals have unique treatment features in TCM Rehabilitation, TCM Orthopedics, TCM Community Health, Clinical 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 wide. 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. Every year，there are over 2,000 international students from more than 60 countries or regions coming to study at TUTCM.
The new campus of TUTCM is located by Tuanbo Lake in Jinghai District, Tianjin, featured by an in-campus lake view, a symbol of TCM plants and a mainstream of TCM culture. It is a training center for TCM talents, a center for disease prevention by TCM, a center for TCM international education and exchanges, a research center for TCM modernization and a center for TCM culture, together with Tianjin TCM Botonic Garden, Tianjin TCM Museum and etc.
I. Programs and Categories
Acupuncture & Moxibustion and Tuina (General Scholar)
Chinese Materia Medica [Chinese Pharmacy] (General Scholar)
II. Courses Introduction
A. Main Courses of Acupuncture & Moxibustion and Tuina
Theories of TCM, Diagnostics of TCM, Meridians and Acupoints, Manipulation Techniques, Therapeutics in Acupuncture and Moxibustion, TCM Tuina, Regional Anatomy, Medical Qigong, Thought and Method of Scientific Research, Chinese Language and etc.
B. Main Courses of Chinese Materia Medica (CMM)
Study Progress on Analysis of TCM Preparation, Study Progress on TCM Pharmacology, Study Progress on TCM Chemistry, Research and Development of TCM New Drugs, Study Progress on TCM Preparation, Theories of TCM, Diagnostics of TCM, Chinese Materia Medica, Thought and Method of Scientific Research, Chinese Language and etc.
III. Language of Instruction: English
IV. Applicant Requirements
A. Citizen of African countries and Healthy
B. IELTS, TOFEL or any other English proficiency certificate is required. Applicants whose official Language is English can be exempted.
C. For Acupuncture & Moxibustion and Tuina: Bachelor in Medicine or related subjects
D. for Chinese Materia Medica (Chinese Pharmacy): Bachelor in Chinese Materia Medica, Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Preparation, Pharmacognosy, Pharmacology Biology or other related majors
E. No more than 45 years old
V. Contents of Scholarship
A. Application fee and tuition waiver
B. Living allowance
C. Accommodation on campus
D. Comprehensive Medical Insurance
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, other related costs will be responsible by the students and detailed information please refer to admission notice. 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 Duration of Study: Full-time study from Sept. 2021 to July 2022
VIII. Certificate Available: General Scholar Certificate
IX. ONLINE Application Deadline: Please complete online application and submit documents needed at http://www.campuschina.org before May 20, 2021 (Program Category is TYPE B. TUTCM AGENCY NUMBER is 10063). Please find the enclosed details of online steps.
X. Entry Date: Sept. 2021(subject to admission letter)
XI. Application Documents Needed (Please submit PDF or JPG scanned copies, “★” items are mandatory. Photos shot by mobile phone camera are invalid. Uncompleted or blurred documents will affect your scholarship application. )
★A. NOTARIZED highest diploma in Chinese or English
Prospective diploma recipients must submit official document issued by your current school to prove your current student status or expected graduation date. Documents in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with notarized Chinese or English translations.
★B. NOTARIZED Transcript of Highest Degree/Diploma in Chinese or English
Transcripts in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with notarized Chinese or English translations.
★C. Two Recommendation Letters (Written in Chinese or English by 2 different professors or associate professors)
★D. Study Plan in China or research proposal, not less than 1,000 words
★E. English proficiency certificate
★F. Photocopy of Valid Passport
★G. Photo (2-inch color photos with white background, full face without hat)
★H. Foreigner Physical Examination Form (Please ask the doctor to fill in the form in English. The medical examinations must cover all the items listed in the 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. 10, 2021 and submit the copy before May 20, 2021. Please bring ALL the original documents and attachments when coming to China.)
★I. Non-Criminal Record Report. (If the applicant is not able to provide this document, please contact us to sign and submit a non-criminal record commitment as a substitute.)
J. Academic papers.
International Education College, Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Add: 10 Poyanghu Road, West Area, Tuanbo New Town, Jinghai District, Tianjin, China, 301617.
Tel: 86-22-59596555 Fax: 86-22-59596132 E-mail: email@example.com
Admission Website: http://iec.tjutcm.edu.cn TUTCM Website: www.tjutcm.edu.cn