Department Desc

Department Desc


The short-term training section (International Education College) provides short-term training courses for overseas students. These courses can be taught in English, French, Japanese and Korean. To date, we’ve trained approximately 10,000 TCM practitioners, acupuncturists and physiotherapists from over 60 countries.

Currently, the short-term training courses cover clinical internship of Chinese medicine, acupuncture, tuina, TCM cosmetology, health cultivation, herbal diet, and qigong. Among other courses, the International Acupuncture Training Program has been operating since 1975 (more than 300 courses) and attracted more than 1,000 overseas acupuncturists. This program has become a representative program of International Education College, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine. In addition, it also built an international reputation.

If you are interested to get to know the amazing traditional Chinese medicine, improve your health through Chinese medicine or become better in TCM diagnosis and treatment, you are welcome to contact the short-term training section. Here, you will benefit from the tailored programs and have a great TCM journey in China Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine.