3-month Acupuncture and Moxibustion Program of Introductory Level is offered to those who possess no prior education of Traditional Chinese Medicine(TCM) but interested in TCM. Basic theories of Traditional Chinese Medicine will be taught for the first two months. In the last month, local clinical practice will be conducted with instructors.
Combine theory with practice, classroom lectures followed by hospital probation.
Apart from the traditional way of learning of sitting through classes, participants also get valuable opportunity during the last month of the program to follow with TCM doctors at local hospital.
Program Schedules and Dates
15 Sep -
It's advisable to confirm your enrollment with us at your earliest convenience to secure your accommodation.
- Comprehensive TCM training in English in Beijing TCM University
- Hospital probation combined to consolidate knowledge learned
- Intensive TCM training: 24 hours/week
- Full immersion and exposure to local culture and environment
- Cultural Exchange Program with native Chinese
Lectures in classroom, coaching in groups, hospital probation, lectures on a special topic and visits to hospitals will be undertaken so as to consolidate the acquired knowledge and technique.
Curriculums are designed to enable participants to have a good understanding of basic theories of Traditional Chinese Medicine and treatment skills after the study Classes are divided into morning and afternoon sections.
For the first two months, classes will be focused on TCM theories. During the last month of the program, students will start to follow the teacher to practice in local hospital as a group of 4 or 5 in the morning. Classes and lectures will be held in the afternoon.
|8:30am – 11:40am (Mon – Fri)
|1:30pm – 4:30pm
(Mon - Fri)
- Basic science of traditional Chinese medicine
- Diagnostics of TCM
- Science of meridians and acupoints,
- Techniques, therapeutics of Acupuncture and Moxibustion
- Channels, collaterals and acupuncture points
- General introduction to treatment with acupuncture and moxibustion
- Clinical treatment
- Brief introduction to ear acupuncture
Through 3 month study, the participants will be able to acquire a brief understanding of basic theories of traditional Chinese medicine and a preliminary mastery of fundamentals of acupuncture and moxibustion in relation to basic techniques of manipulation and locations of about 120 commonly - used points as well as therapeutic methods of treating about 25 kinds of common diseases by applying the theory of differentiating syndromes according to channels and collaterals.
Evaluation and Certificates
With a view to ensuring the teaching quality, appropriate examinations will be held at the end of the training course. Diplomas will be issued to the participants who pass the examination successful.
We select accommodations carefully for security, convenience and comfort.
Live on campus at Foreign Students Dorm. All rooms furnished with bed, desk, chair, lamp, telephone, air-conditioner and private bathroom. Hot water available in the morning and evening.
Clean and convenient, hostel offers you another option of living in Beijing. All the rooms are furnished with bed, bed linen, desk, lamp, private shower and airconditioner.
Live in a 3-star hotel conveniently located close to the university. Single occupancy or double shared standard room available. The hotel rooms are well furnished with bed, TV, telephone, fridge, private bathroom, desk, internet access and air-conditioner. Hotel facilities include laundry, gym and daily house-keeping.
We provide free airport arrival-pick-up service to Program Participants. Our staff will meet you at the arrival gate after you get your luggage and take you to your accommodation. You need to provide us with correct flight information – flight number / flight date / airport name 2 weeks before your program starts. To make sure smooth transition, you will be provided with a contact number before you come to China in case of last minute changes.
What Is Included
- Airport arrival-pick-up
- Orientation package
- Map of Beijing and China
- Small Chinese-English and English-Chinese dictionary
- Optional mobile card & pre-paid card
- Map of campus and the area
- Map of Beijing metro
- English/Chinese menu
- 24-hour/7-day emergency card with staff info
- Mailing address in both English & Chinese
- Survival Chinese booklet
- Orientation campus and the area tour
- Bank account setting-up
- Mobile purchasing
- Visa obtaining support
- Money exchange assistance
- Assistance with travel plans and arrangements
- 24-hours/7-days emergency support
- On-site on call assistance
How to Apply
To apply, you need to meet requirements below
1. Above 18 years old
2. Be a high school graduate
3. Be in good health
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