Undergraduate Program for Chinese Medicine Major (5 Years)



No. ENC2017P905511

Undergraduate Program for Chinese Medicine Major (5 Years)

1. Orientation

  This program will enable students to maintain upstanding value orientation of Chinese medicine, understand its essential theory, grasp its expertise and practical skills and improve their self-learning ability.

2. Main Courses

    Essential theory of Chinese medicine

    Diagnosis in Chinese medicine

    Chinese materia medica

    Chinese herbal formulae

    Normal human anatomy




    Fundamentals of diagnostics

    Internal medicine

    Chinese internal medicine

    Chinese external medicine

    Gynecology in Chinese medicine

    Pediatrics in Chinese medicine

    Acupuncture & moxibustion, tuina

    Medical classic literature

    Medical ethics

  (See the attachment for Program Teaching Plan)

3. Teaching Methods

  These include classroom lectures, group discussions, bedside teaching, simulated demonstration, practical training, social practice and problem-based learning (PBL). The teaching will highlight the training on students’ self-learning ability. Most lectures will take place in the Zhangjiang Campus, most clinical internship and probation will take place in the affiliated hospitals.

4. Graduation and Academic Degree

  A Bachelor of Medical Science will be awarded upon completion of

    Required credits 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 medical practice in Chinese internal medicine, external medicine, gynecology, pediatrics and traumatology. They may also work in the fields of prevention, healthcare and rehabilitation. Alternatively, they may conduct Chinese medical education and research and management in medical institutions.

6. Type of Class


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

    New HSK4≥195

10. 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.

11. 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

12. 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)

13. 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 Chinese Medicine Major (5 Years) (2015 Version)

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

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