TCM Short Term Program



Course Name: Traditional Chinese Medicine

Course Type: Short-Term Course

Teaching Languages: Mandarin, English, French, Japanese, or Korean

Teaching Mode: Either theoretical lectures or clinical training, or theoretical and clinic integrated training.

Course Duration: 3 to 20 days


Course design accords to the need of students. Courses are divided to theoretical courses and clinic practice.

The minimum number of people for theoretical courses is 5.

No minimum number restriction for clinic practice.


Healthy amateur of Traditional Chinese Medicine, age between 18 to 50 (count on the first day of the course).


Professors, associate professors, lecturers of faculties of teaching and research laboratories.


The university provides clinical training resources.

●    Affiliated Hospitals: Longhua Hospital, Shuguang Hospital, Yueyang Hospital of Integrated Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine, Putuo Central Hospital, Shanghai Integrated Chinese and Western Medicine Hospital;

●    Research Institutes: Shanghai Institute of Acupuncture and Moxibustion, Shanghai Qigong Research Institute;

●    Other Municipal Hospitals: Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai General Hospital;

●    Special Hospitals: Xiangshan Hospital, Jingan District Central Hospital, Punan Hospital



TCM Fundamentals, TCM Internal Medicine, TuiNa, Acupuncture& Moxibustion, Health Care, Scraping Method, Foot Reflexology, Pediatric Tuina, TCM Cosmetology, TCM Medicinal Cuisine

Teaching languages

Mandarin, English, French, Japanese, Korean

Recommended Period/Class hours: 1-2week(32-64 credit hours)

* Class content and time are flexible according to students, with 40 minutes per class.

Time For Class

Recommended study time and time limit

●    Theoretical Lecture: 9:00 – 12:00 and 13:00 – 15:30

●    Clinical Training: 8:30-11:10 and 13:00-15:00


Theoretical Lecture Location:

●    Shanghai University of T.C.M. Campus: NO. 1200, Cailun Road, Zhangjiang High-tech Park, Pudong New Area, Shanghai

●    Lingling Road Campus, Shanghai University of T.C.M.: NO. 530, Lingling Road, Xuhui District, Shanghai. (Nearby Dongan Road station of Metro Line 4 and 7, beside Longhua Hospital)

Clinical Training Location: Clinical Practice Base (more information on


Look through Announcement of Fee Standard Adjustment For Short Term Student in SHUTCMIEC” for details.


International students’ application should be completed online. The log in website is

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* Please include your name on the passport and application No. in the remarks.

Certificate Grant: to who has completed the selected course with 20 minimal class hours and qualified for all required exams.