2021 Shanghai Summer School (Traditional Chinese Medicine Program)


The Theme of the Program: A Miraculous Journey to Explore Traditional Chinese Medicine

Program description: Chinese medicine has long been considered as the quintessence of Chinese culture. It has done a great contribution to the survival and health maintenance of Chinese people through thousands of years. Today it is still playing a distinctive role in health care system. It has been increasingly recognized for its natural, holistic concept and clinical effects. This program initiated in 2012 and has been held every summer ever since. Through lectures, cultural experience and field visits, this program will enable students from different countries, cultures and education backgrounds to get to know the city of Shanghai, Chinese culture and Chinese medicine.  

Course contents (theory):

Traditional Chinese Culture and Medicine

Recognition of Nature in Ancient China

Recognition of Human Body in Chinese Medicine

Recognition of Diseases in Chinese Medicine

Chinese Medicine Diagnostics

Recognition of Chinese Pharmacology

Amazing Meridians & Acupoints

Application of Acupuncture in Modern Life

Application of Tuina in Modern Life

A Perfect Combination of Food and Drug: Herbal Diet Therapy

Health Preserving of TCM

Experience of Chinese Culture

Experience of Tai-chi

Experience of Daily Chinese

Experience of Sachet

Experience the city of Shanghai

Experience of Chinese Calligraphy

Visit to ancient water town

Experience of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Visit to Chinese herbal fieldwork base

Visit to Hospitals

Culture & Experience Exchange

Cultural Exchange with Local Students

Study Experience Exchange

Type of class:online experience & online live class

Time: 2021-06-07 (Monday) —2021-07-02(Friday) (4 weeks)

Total hours and arrangement: A total of 120 hours from Monday through Friday (Morning: 9:00-11:00; Afternoon: 13:30-15:30-Beijing Time/GMT+8).

Application Time: From 2021-01-01 to 2021-05-10  

Application Procedure:

Visit https://apply.shutcm.edu.cn to finish application.

Click to view the guide of online application system.

Application Documents:

Bareheaded Photo (DPI>200, size>50KB, pixel>200*300)


CV (It usually includes personal information, study and work experience, etc.)

Application Fee Payment Receipt (normally the wire receipt from bank)

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Contact Us: program@shutcmiec.com

Telephone: +86-21-5132-2285 (Ms. Li)


1. The guide of online application system

2. FAQ

International Education College

Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine