Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Composed at May 20, 2010 - 12:07 am, filed in Schools, from FLTA

Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine was founded in 1956 as one of the four high institutes of Traditional Chinese Medicine since 1949. The campus is located in the research and education zone, Zhangjiang Hi-tech Park with an area of more than 500 hectares and a beautiful scenery.

Currently it has more than 9300 full-time students including more than 400 doctoral students, 1100 master students, 1135 students of combined undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, 4100 undergraduate students, 1700 continuous education students and 800 oversea students. In addition, it has established cooperative relationship with 14 countries and regions. Each year more than 1000 students from Japan, Korea, Russia, France, UK., USA, Germany, Italy etc, came to Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine for short-term study.

Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine has trained various talents specialized in the Traditional Chinese Medicine, and its alumnus are now working worldwide. It has more than 600 professors, two Chinese academicians, several famous doctor of traditional Chinese medicine and several national leaders of key disciplines. In 2007 it gained an "A" (Excellence) in the evaluation of the Ministry of Education.