Undergraduate Program for TCM Pharmacology (4 Years)
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 Courses
Essential theory of Chinese medicine
Chinese materia medica
Chemistry of Chinese Materia Medica
Authentification and Identification of Chinese Materia Medica
Science of Processing Chinese Materia Medica
TCM Materia Medica Processing
（See the attachment for Program Teaching Plan）
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
7. Application Period
December 1st, 2016—June 15th, 2017
8. Beginning of School
September, 2017 (Please see the date on Admission Notice)
9. Admission Prerequisites
High school diploma, General Certificate of Education Advanced Level
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 fee: 450 RMB
Registration fee: 1250RMB
Tuition fee: 28000RMB per year
Purchase fee for textbooks
(Students can purchase textbooks according to their needs)
(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.
11. Application Documents
High school diploma, A-Level transcripts
Copy of the passport
Invoice of the application fee
Written request and relevant transcripts if applying for exemption from examinations
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 http://iec.shutcm.edu.cn/onlineapply.html
Chinese government scholarship
For details, see http://www.csc.edu.cn/Laihua/scholarshipen.aspx
Please contact us for pre-admission letters if you intend to apply for us.
Shanghai municipal government scholarship
For details, see http://www.study-shanghai.org/controller.asp?action=SignUp_3_en
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)
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
SWIFT CODE: ICBKCNBJSHI
Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine