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Introduction to the Admission of Hong Kong, Macao, Taiwan, Overseas Chinese and Foreign students
Short-term Training Program
Internship for Chinese National Medical Qualification Examination for Practitioners of Chinese Medicine
English-taught Programs
Introduction to Foreign Doctoral Students and Master Students’ Admission


Introduction to Short-term Training Courses at GuangzhouUniversity of Chinese Medicine

I,General Introduction of GuangzhouUniversity of Chinese Medicine

Guangzhou University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (GZHUTCM), now Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine (GUCM), established on September 25th, 1956, is one of the four oldest Chinese Medicine (CM) institutes of higher education in China and also one of the first group of universities to confer master’s and doctoral degrees. Originally, the university was directly administrated by State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine of the People’s Republic of China. At present, it is under the supervision of State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine of the People’s Republic of China and People’s Government of Guangdong Province. The university consists of the Sanyuanli campus and the University Town campus covers 1,377 mu (918,000 sq.m. in total). Well-equipped affiliated hospitals and large number of medical experts and scientists of GUCM ensure complete clinical teaching resources and academic ability of scientific research.

With years of striving, GUCM has steadily accumulated rich traditional Chinese culture, comprehensive study in Chinese Medicine, as well as in-depth and extensive research on Western Medicine and Modern Medicine. Over the past fifty years’ sustained efforts, Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine has formed a complete educational system consisting of 14 colleges and offering 16 specialties including seven branches of learning such as medicine, engineering, administration, economics, science, arts and education. GUCM has established 4 national priority disciplines (Internal Medicine of Chinese Medicine, Clinical Foundation of Chinese Medicine, Orthopedics of Chinese Medicine and Gynecology of Chinese Medicine) and also enjoys the authority to confer doctoral degrees in 3 first-level disciplines (Chinese Medicine, Integrated Chinese and Western Clinical Medicine, Chinese Materia Medica). At the same time, it boasts 3 post-doctoral stations, 15 doctoral programs and 24 master programs.

GUCM has worked consistently on promoting the coordinate development of Chinese Medicine in GuangdongProvince and maintained full-bodied culture of South of Five Ridges. Offering excellent academic atmosphere and strong humanist concern, Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine is the dream university for students wishing to pursue their brilliant career in Chinese Medicine. The university now has more than 18,000 undergraduates including over 2,400 postgraduate students. And the junior college students and undergraduate total more than 12,000 in number.

Each campus has a branch of the university library covers an area of 32,000 square meters in use. The total volume reaches 960,000 and there are more than 60 database products. It enjoys the richest and most complete Chinese Medicine literary resources in Guangdong. The digital resources are most advanced among national universities of Chinese Medicine and it’s developing from traditional style into digital library.

Through various channels and teaching styles, GUCM has gained outstanding achievements international education as well as abundant social profit and high reputation. Till June 2006, GUCM has successfully held 378 short-term training courses of CM. The total number of participants (person time) from over 50 countries and regions is 5,000. At present, GUCM has established cooperative relationship with CM organizations in more than 50 countries and regions as well as education collaboration with foreign high-level universities.

II,Introduction of Specialties

1. Short-term Training Programs

(1). Fixed Refresher Course

Classification

Training

Training Courses

Teaching Languages

Acupuncture Basic Course

Mar. 15 to Jun. 15

Brief Introduction on Traditional Chinese Culture,Basic Theory of Chinese Medicine,Traditional Chinese Diagnostics,Meridians and Acupoints,Techniques of Acupuncture and Moxibustion,Acupuncture Therapeutics,Clinical Topic Lectures on Acupuncture,Clinical Practice in Acupuncture, etc.

Chinese
English

Sept. 15 to
Dec. 15

Acupuncture Advanced Course

Mar. 15 to Jun. 15

Leading acupuncturists with the characteristics of south of Five Ridges branch of Chinese Medicine will share their invaluable hands-on experience, analyze therapeutic mechanism and guide the participants’ clinical practices. Main Content: reinforcing and reducing techniques for needling, special acupoint treatment, Three-Needle Therapy, the clinical application and mechanism of encephalopathy and allergic diseases in acupuncture and moxibustion therapy.

Chinese English,

Sept. 15 to Dec.15

Training Course on Health Preservation of Chinese Medicine

Jun.15 to Jul. 15

Basic Theory of Chinese Medicine, Brief Introduction on Chinese Materia Medica, Theory and Processing of Chinese Medicated Diet, Cosmetology of Chinese Medicine, Reducing Weight by Chinese Medicine, Tuina, Acu-pressure, Medical Qigong, etc.

English, Chinese, Japanese, Korean

(2). Flexible Refresher Course

Classification

Length of Training

Training Courses

Teaching Languages

Chinese Medicine

1 week – 5 months

Basic Theory of Chinese Medicine, Practice of Different Clinical Subjects of Chinese Medicine,etc.

English, Chinese, Japanese, Korean

Chinese Materia Medica

1 week – 5 months

Basic Theory of Chinese Materia Medica, Clinical Application of Chinese Materia Medica, Pharmacology of Chinese Medicine, Processing Methods of Chinese Materia Medica, Identification of Medicinal Herbs

English, Chinese, Japanese, Korean

Acupuncture and Moxibustion

1 week – 5 months

Basic Theory of Chinese Medicine, Meridians, Acupoints, Techniques of Acupuncture and Moxibustion, Acupuncture Therapeutics, Clinical Practice in Acupuncture

English, Chinese, Japanese, Korean

Clinical Topic Lectures on Acupuncture and Moxibustion

1 week-1 month

1.Three-Needle Therapy: “Three-Needle Therapy” and its clinical application were originally created by Prof. Jin Rui. Main Content: prescription and therapy of Three-Needle in mental retardation, cerebral palsy, ADHD(Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder ), Apoplexy, cervical spondylosis, low back pain, etc.

2.Bee Venom Acupuncture Therapy:therapeutic theory and clinical application of Bee Venom Acupuncture. Main Content: the basic theory of Bee Venom Acupuncture Therapy, therapy in rheumatoid arthritis, rigid rachitis, allergic rhinitis, etc.

3.Catgut-embedding Therapy:therapeutic theory and clinical application of Catgut-embedding Therapy. Main Content:the basic theory of Catgut-embedding Therapy, common methods of Catgut-embedding Therapy, indication and contraindication of Catgut-embedding Therapy, application of Catgut-embedding Therapy in epilepsy, reducing weight, asthma, chronic gastritis, climacteric syndrome.

4.Cosmetology of Acupuncture and Moxibustion:therapeutical principles and practicable manipulations of acupuncture, moxibustion,warm-moxibustion,electroacupuncture,Plum-blossom Needle,auricular-plaster,catgut-embedding and cupping therapy given in corpulency, chloasma, acne, sub health, irregular menstruation, constipation, etc.

5. Acupoint Application Therapy:therapeutic theory and clinical application of Acupoint Application Therapy. MainContent: basic theory of Acupoint Application Therapy, character of acupoint selection and drug usage, application of Acupoint Application Therapy in asthma, allergic rhinitis,constipation, menalgia, hysteromyoma.

6.Flying-Needle Therapy:therapeutic theory and clinical application of Flying-Needle Therapy. Main Content: basic theory and manual techniqueof Flying-Needle Therapy, application of Flying-Needle Therapy in ADHD(Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder)in children, cerebral palsy, pelade, and insomnia.

English, Chinese, Japanese, Korean

Training Course of Special Topics

1 week-1 month

Special diseases (depression, apoplexy, hypertension, adiposity, infertility, climacteric syndrome, osteoporosis, diabetes, rheumatism, rheumatoid disease, etc.)

English, Chinese, Japanese, Korean

Topic Lectures’ Course

1 week-1 month

Clinical experience from famous experts of Chinese Medicine, Chinese Diagnostics,Basic Theory of Chinese Medicine,Chinese Materia Medica,Internal Medicine of Chinese Medicine,Surgery of Chinese Medicine, Dermatology of Chinese Medicine, Gynecology of Chinese Medicine, Pediatrics of Chinese Medicine, Otolaryngology of Chinese Medicine, Orthopedics of Chinese Medicine,《Yellow Emperor's Internal Classic》,《Treatise on Cold-induced Febrile Diseases》,《Detailed Analysis of Epidemic Febrile Diseases》,《Synopsis of Prescription of the Golden Chamber》,Tendon-changing Classic, Taiji, Taiji Swordplay, nanquan, and many kinds of wushu routines.

English, Chinese, Japanese, Korean

Orthopedics of Chinese Medicine

1 week-5 months

Basic Theory of Chinese Medicine, Basic Theory of Traditional Chinese Orthopedics, Theory of Bone-setting, Theory of Soft Tissue Injury, Clinical Practice

English, Chinese, Japanese, Korean

Chinese Medicated Diet

1-2 weeks

Brief Introduction on Health Preservation of Chinese Medicine, Brief Theory of Chinese Materia Medica, Dietetic Chinese Materia Medica, Theory and Processing of Medicated Diet.

English, Chinese, Japanese, Korean

Cosmetology and Reducing Weight by CM

1-2 weeks

Basic Theory of Chinese Medicine, Basic Theory of Dermatology of Chinese Medicine and Western Medicine, Theory and Manual Techniques of Cosmetology and Reducing Weight by Chinese Medicine.

English, Chinese, Japanese, Korean

Tuina

1-4 weeks

Basic Theory of Chinese Medicine, Theory and Manual Techniques of Tuina, clinical practice

English, Chinese, Japanese, Korean

Qigong

1-4 weeks

Theory and practice of Chinese Medicinal Qigong

English, Chinese, Japanese, Korean

Anatomy

1-4 weeks

Gross Anatomy, Topographic Anatomy, Systematic Anatomy, Sectional Anatomy

English, Chinese, Japanese, Korean

Clinical Advanced Refresher Course

3 months

Practice of clinical subjects of Chinese Medicine, Clinical Topic Lectures on Chinese Medicine, Selections of Chinese Medical Classics, etc.

Chinese,
English,

Notes:1. Above Flexible Short-term Training Courses can be freely chosen according to your preference. The advisory services of Training-course Design are available provided by International School of Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine for free.

2. Except all the courses above mentioned, delegations, groups or member of them can inquire (if they like to self-design) the acceptance of special arrangement of their self-designated training courses.

2. Long-term Training Programs

Specialties

Length of Training

Training Courses

Teaching Language

Basic Theory of Chinese Medicine

1 year

History of Chinese Medicine, Basic Theory of Chinese Medicine, Traditional Chinese Diagnostics, Chinese Materia Medica, Selections of Chinese Medical Classics.

Chinese

Acupuncture and Moxibustion

1 year

History of Chinese Medicine, Basic Theory of Chinese Medicine, Traditional Chinese Diagnostics, Meridians, Acupoints, Techniques of Acupuncture and Moxibustion, Therapeutics of Acupuncture and Moxibustion.

Chinese

Chinese Materia Medica

1 year

Basic Theory of Chinese Medicine, Chinese Materia Medica, Phytochemistry, Medicinal Botany, Identification of Chinese Materia Medica, Pharmacology of Chinese Medicine.

Chinese

Diploma in Preparation of Chinese Materia Medica

1~2 years

(Lectured on Sat., Sun. , holidays and traditional ethnic festivals,322 periods in total )

Chinese Materia Medica, Traditional Chinese Diagnostics, Processing Methods of Chinese Herbs(including Chinese Medicine Maintaining), Science of Medicine Affair Medical Management, Preparation of Chinese Materia Medica, Basic Theory of Chinese Medicine, Chinese Materia Medica

Chinese

Advanced Diploma in Preparation of Chinese Materia Medica

1~2 years

(Lectured on Sat., Sun. , holidays and traditional ethnic festivals,263 periods in total

Medicinal Botany, Identification of Chinese Materia Medica(including Merchandising of Chinese Medicine), Preparation of Chinese Materia Medica, Analysis of Preparation of Chinese Materia Medica

Chinese

Clinical Studies of Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Tuina

1-2 years

Clinical Practice in Internal Medicine of Chinese Medicine, Surgery of Chinese Medicine, Gynecology of Chinese Medicine, Pediatrics of Chinese Medicine, Dermatology of Chinese Medicine, Orthopedics of Chinese Medicine, Acupuncture, Tuina, etc.

Chinese

Clinical Training Program for Chinese National Medical Qualification Examination

 

1 year

Continuous practice in different clinical departments of Chinese Medicine, including Internal Medicine of Chinese Medicine, Surgery of Chinese Medicine, Gynecology of Chinese Medicine, Pediatrics of Chinese Medicine, Orthopedics of Chinese Medicine, Acupuncture, etc.

Chinese

Notes:1. “Diploma in Preparation of Chinese Materia Medica ”and“Advanced Diploma in Preparation of Chinese Materia Medica”are only available for applicants from Hong Kong or Macao.

III,Certificate
1. Long-term and Short-term Training ProgramsThe participants of 3-month or above programs who have completed all the required courses and passed the examinations will be awarded certificates of completion; those who fail will be given learning certificates. Participants who enroll on programs of which the training length is less than 3 months will also be given learning certificates. Taiwan students who have taken the programs will be awarded either certificates of completion or learning certificates issued by Guangzhou Chinese MedicineTrainingCenter according to the same criterion.

2.Clinical Training Program for Chinese National Medical Qualification ExaminationApplicants who have completed internship and passed the examinations will be awarded learning certificates. Only the one with the learning certificate can take part in the annual Chinese National Medical Qualification Examination. And Ministry of Health of the People’s Republic of China will issue Certificate of Licensed Practicing Physician to the ones who have passed the examinations.

IV,Admission Requirements

1. Long-term and Short-term Training Programs: Everyone who is interested in Chinese Medicine

2. Clinical Training Program for Chinese National Medical Qualification Examination:Junior college students and undergraduates of GUCM ; enjoy good health.

 V,Application Date and Location

Student Category

Application Date

Application Location

Telephone and Fax

Long-term Training Programs

Mar. 1 to May 25 of each year

①Room 205, International School Building, Sanyuanli campus;②Room 623, AdministrationBuilding, UniversityTown campus

Tel:8620-39358475
(University Town campus)

8620-36585504(Sanyuanli campus)

Fax:8620-39358478(University Town campus)

8620-36586715(Sanyuanli campus)

Short-term training programs

Two months before the scheduled date

Clinical Training Program for Chinese National Medical Qualification Examination

First week in July of each year

VI,Required Documents for Application

1. Completed Application Form (download) for foreign students at Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine or Application Form for Hong Kong, Macao, and Taiwan students at GUCM.

2. Copies of Passport(or Identification Card) and educational records.

3. Training Category including programs, courses and length of training.

4. 3 recent photos sized 40mm*55mm.

5. Information on Depositing Money:

Bank Name: Guangzhou Guihuagang Branch, Bank of China

Address: No. 12 Jichang Road, Guangzhou, China

Swift Code:845803935808093001

VII,Admission Procedures:

1. The enrolled Long-term Training students will receive Admission Notice and Visa Application Form (JW 202) from International School of GUCM.

2. Enrolled students should go to the local embassy of the People’s Republic of China with passport, Admission Notice, JW 202, Physical Examination Report For Foreigners, Blood Test Reports to apply for an x-status visa.

3. For the qualified participants for Chinese National Medical Qualification Examination, the International Training Office of International School will distributed Internship Notice and Application Form for Foreigners Participating Chinese National Medical Qualification Examination.

4. With above Item Three documents, students should go to the International School of GUCM to register and conduct application procedures of residence permits before the stipulated date in the Admission Notice or Internship Notice.

VIII,Notes

1. Short-term Training Programs are only available with adequate participants (at least 5 persons) of each course.

2. Due to various factors, for the exact begin date of Short-term Training Programs, please pay attention to GUCM web site.

3. Applicants can rearrange the beginning date after obtaining the full permission of International Training Office of International School of GUCM. Applicants should hand in the required documents for application by fax or email to the International Training Office 2 months before the exact rearranged beginning date.

4. All applicants are required to pay tuition within admission date. No payments will be refunded after the beginning of each program.

5. Participants should follow the teaching arrangements and comply with regulations governing students of GUCM.

6. Admission Application

IX,FeeIn RMB

1. Tuition for Short-term Training Programs

Length of Training

Fee

 

 

Application Fee

Programs Taught in Chinese

Programs Taught in Foreign Languages

Clinical Practice Taught in Chinese

Clinical Practice Taught in Foreign Languages

 

1 week

2,100Yuan

2,700 Yuan

2,000 Yuan

2,600 Yuan

300 Yuan

2 week

4,000Yuan

5,000 Yuan

3,800 Yuan

4,800 Yuan

500 Yuan

3 week

5,700 Yuan

7,100 Yuan

5,400 Yuan

6,800 Yuan

500 Yuan

4 week

7,200 Yuan

8,900 Yuan

6,800 Yuan

8,500 Yuan

500 Yuan

1~3 months

7,000 Yuan /Month

8,500 Yuan /Month

6,000 Yuan /Month

7,500 Yuan /Month

500 Yuan

3~6 months

6,400 Yuan /Month

7,800 Yuan /Month

5,000 Yuan /Month

6,400 Yuan /Month

500 Yuan

6~9 months

 

 

4,000 Yuan /Month

5,300 Yuan /Month

500 Yuan

9~12 months

 

 

3,000 Yuan /Month

4,200 Yuan /Month

500 Yuan

*Notice: The fees listed in the form are just the reference price for teams of 5 people or more. For those that is less than 5 people, the translation fee is not included.

2. Tuition for Long-term Training Programs

Application Fee

 

500Yuan

Tuition

Specialties

Taught in Chinese

Taught in Foreign Languages

Basic Theory of Chinese Medicine

38,000 Yuan/Year

46,000Yuan/Year

Acupuncture and Moxibustion

Chinese Materia Medica

Diploma in Preparation of Chinese Materia Medica

14,500 Yuan/Year

 

Advanced Diploma in Preparation of Chinese Materia Medica

13,500 Yuan/Year

 

Clinical Studies of Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Tuina

32,000 Yuan/Year

40,000 Yuan/Year

Book Fee

Per Semester

300-400Yuan

*Notice: The fees listed in the form are just the reference price for teams of 5 people or more. For those that is less than 5 people, the translation fee is not included.

3. Other Fees

(1) Accommodation fee and living expense during the period of study in the training center should be on the participants’ own account.

(2) Accommodation Fee(Reference Price)

Room

RMB/ DAY

Standard Double-bed Room

240Yuan

Standard Single-bed Room

220Yuan

Double-bed Room in ForeignStudentsBuilding

100Yuan

*The Hotel at the Sanyuanli campus (International Academic Center Hotel) is available for the participants. The training center also can offer to make hotel reservation for participants who prefer to live off-campus. But will not provide pick-up service. Participants will have to get to the center and internship place by themselves.

3.Meal Fee:about RMB 80 for three meals per day per person at the dining hall of the training center. (Xinglin Canteen)

4. During the training period, participants of Short-term Training courses whose length of training is more than 1 month will be given a grand tour in Guangzhou organized by the training center for free. The center can help to arrange tour in other cities, but the expenses should be paid by participants themselves.

5.Fee for extra courses: Participants can elect courses in their spare time. (on the morning or at weekends) 60 Yuan/ Hour

X,Information

1. Address:International Training Office, International School, Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine, No. 232 Wai Huan Dong Road, University Town, Panyu District, Guangzhou City, Guangdong Province, People’s Republic of China

2. Contact:
Zhao Yingri(Cell phone :13711431152,
Email:yrzhao@gzhtcm.edu.cnyingrz@hanmail.net);
Zhou Jing(Cell phone:13826171980,
Email:jwcbzj@gzhtcm.edu.cnlsp03zj@yahoo.com.cn

3. Telephone:(8620) 39358475,36585504 

Fax:(8620) 39358478,36586715

4. Postal Code:510006

5. Email: guoji@gzhtcm.edu.cn

6. Website of GUCM: http://www.gzhtcm.edu.cn