The Office of Academic Affairs
Our core value
Our shared values and commitments include:
lEqual attention to inheritance and innovation
lFusion of multidisciplinary knowledge
Our academic priorities
Three goals are fundamental to our future success:
lIntegrated research and teaching
We pursue ‘excellence rather than size, distinctiveness rather than inclusiveness and use rather than fame’.
The SHUTCM aims to be a preeminent university with sharp characteristics of Chinese medicine, with the goal of becoming an exemplary TCM university in discipline advancement, social service and core competitiveness.
Our objective for students
Empowered by the education at SHUTCM, our students will be equipped with solid TCM theory and practice, profound TCM culture and modern medical knowledge coupled with innovative thinking.
Our faculty, disciplines and majors
The SHUTCM has 15 doctorate degree programs in three first-degree disciplines, namely Chinese Medicine, Chinese Materia Medica and Integrated Chinese and Western Medicine, 23 Master’s degree programs, 3 postdoctoral research areas and 12 undergraduate disciplines.
Table 1 Catalog for 2012-2013 Undergraduate Programs
Chinese Medicine (7 years)
Chinese Medicine (oriented at acupuncture & tuina) (7 years)
Chinese Medicine (5 years)
Acupuncture & Tuina
Chinese Materia Medica
Clinical Integrative Chinese & Western Medicine
Pharmacy (China-UK joint-degree program)
Food hygiene and nutrition
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