Undergraduate Program for Rehabilitation Therapeutics Major (Physiotherapy) (4 Years)


No. ENC2017P905411

Undergraduate Program for Rehabilitation Therapeutics Major (Physiotherapy) (4 Years)

1. Introduction

  This major of the university has been accredited by The World Confederation for Physical Therapy (WCPT). The program intends to meet the need of economic, social, cultural and scientific advances. It will enable students to understand the essential theory of rehabilitation therapeutics, basic knowledge of medicine and relevant natural science information, thus preliminarily conduct rehabilitation treatment, assessment and prevention for common conditions and disabilities and improve their social communication ability and professional ethics required of a high-quality rehabilitation therapist.

2. Main Courses

  Basic Courses

    Basis of Chinese medicine

    Meridians and points

    Normal somatology

    Acupuncture and tuina therapeutics

    Sports anatomy

    Basis of Traditional Chinese rehabilitation

    Traditional Chinese rehabilitation technique

  Physiotherapy Oriented Courses:

    Physical factor therapy

    Evaluation of Physical Therapy

    Physiotherapy of Cardiopulmonary Diseases

    Manipulation Therapy

    Practice / Application of Physiotherapy of Musculoskeletal Diseases

    Practice / Application of Neurological Physiotherapy

  (See the attachment for Program Teaching Plan)

3. 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)

4. Future Career Development

  Accredited by the WCPT, the 4 years education lays a foundation for advanced studies or career pursuits of the graduates on a global scale. After graduation, students may work in the rehabilitation department of Chinese, Western or Integrative Chinese and Western medical institutions, sports rehabilitation institutions and rehabilitation center for senior citizens. Alternatively, they may work in acupuncture, tuina, traumatology and physiotherapy departments of hospitals. They can also conduct education and research in rehabilitation medicine or rehabilitation-related disciplines in medical schools.

5. Type of Class

  Independent for a minimum of 10 students

  Study with Chinese students of less than 10 students

6. Application Period

  December 1st, 2016—June 15th, 2017

7. Beginning of School

  September, 2017 (Please see the date on Admission Notice)

8. Admission Prerequisites

    High school diploma

    New HSK5≥180

9. Fee

    Application fee: 450 RMB

    Registration fee: 1250RMB

    Tuition fee: 28000RMB per year

    Purchase fee for textbooks

    (Students can purchase textbooks according to their needs)

    Accommodation Fee

    (1) Standard Single Room: RMB 1200-1600 per month

    (2) Double Room: RMB 700-800 per month

    (3) Non-standard Double Room: RMB 200-300 /person/month

In addition, the school allows students to rent rooms in the communities outside campus under the premise of ensuring safety.

10. Application Documents

    High school diploma, A-Level transcripts

    HSK certificate

    Copy of the passport

    Invoice of the application fee

    ID Photo:

    Rename: Passport Name (English)

    Background Color:Blue or White

    Pixel: ≥300 pixels/inch

    Other Requirement: Bareheaded

    Notice: The photo will be used for your student ID card. Please make sure the photo is exactly as above requirements.

Online applications are required. Above application documents must be uploaded onto the website

11. Scholarships

    Chinese government scholarship

  For details, see

  Please contact us for pre-admission letters if you intend to apply for us.

    Shanghai municipal government scholarship

  For details, see


  Applicants must also complete the online application on Study-in-Shanghai.

  Application fee only needs to be paid once.

    “Grant for Living Cost” Student Assistance Fund (See attachment)

    “Aspiration Grant” Student Assistance Fund (See attachment)

12. Contacts

    Venue for application: Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine International Education College, 2nd Floor, Admission Office

    Address: Number 1200 Cai Lun Road, Pudong Area, Shanghai.

    Telephone: (86 21) 51322255; Fax: (86 21) 51322285


    University Bank Account:

    Account Name: Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine

    Bank Name: Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, Dong’an Road Branch

    Bank Address:   No.520, Wan Pin Nan Rd., Shanghai, China   200032

    Account No. :  1001239109004636961



Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine

December, 2016.



1、Instructive Teaching Plan for Undergraduate Program for Rehabilitation Therapeutics Major (4 Years) (Physiotherapy) (2016 Version)

2.Rules of Implementation of “Grant for Living Cost” Student Assistance Fund

3.Rules of Implementation of “Aspiration Grant” Student Assistance Fund