Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine


Last Updated: 2020-03-09 10:26:20
Type of Institution
Professional university
Areas of Program
Medical & Health
Year of Establishment
Founded Body/ Founder
Shanghai College of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Professor XU Jianguang(Principal)
Zhangjiang Campus(Main Campus)
Student Number (local)
Student Number (international)
Number of Teaching Staff


Founded in 1956, Shanghai University of TCM,which was named Shanghai TCM College at the beginning, is one of the first four TCM higher education institutes since the foundation of the People’s Republic of China.
Adhering to the motto of “Diligence, Benevolence, Truth, Innovation”,the university inherits profound cultural legacy, strives to deliver high quality programs of unique strength, and pays great attention to clinical practice. The University regards academic and moral education as its fundamental mission, and promotes collaborative development of education, research and clinical service. In 1985, Shanghai Academy of Traditional Chinese Medicine was founded under the same management system with the university. In 1993, the name of Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine was officially taken.
In 2000, Shanghai Medical Vocational School was consolidated with the university.In 2003, the university was relocated toZhangjiang Hi-tech Park in Pudong New Area.
Over the past 60 years, the university has always been home to many distinguished doctors.The education strategy emphasizingsolid mastery of TCM knowledge and practice along with deep understanding of modern science and traditional Chinese culturehas achieved remarkable results.
The university takes close heed of frontierTCM technology and the critical demand of the country andcontinues tostrengthen international exchange & cooperation. The University currently has 8 affiliated hospitals.
It is also a high-caliber university prioritized by the Municipality and co-sponsored by the Ministry of Education.In 2017, the programs of Traditional Chinese Medicine, and Chinese Materia Medica were selected in the National Initiative for Developing Top-notch Programs.
In the fourth round of evaluation conducted by the Ministry of Education, 3 programs including TCM, Chinese Materia Medica and Integrative Medicine were graded A+.
In welcoming the new era, the university will strive to become a world-class TCM university, which stresses excellence in both specialty disciplines and general ranking, and gives equal emphasis to inheritance and innovation, modernization & internationalization, giving full play to the power of TCM.


In the 4th round of discipline evaluation in China, three disciplines ranked A+.
one of "Double first-class" discipline Universities
The first university of TCM that passed the quality certification (2nd round).


Library/Resource Centre
Lecture Theatre
Multi-purpose Hall
Computer for Student
Sports Facility
Recreation Facility
Student Hostel
Wheelchair accessible
Other Professional Facility


Co-curricular Activities
Psychology Counseling & Guidance
Career Counseling & Guidance
Internship Placement Service
Job Placement Service


international graduate education experience with more than 40 years
certified by ISO 9001:2015 system and issued with CNAS & ANAB certification
think highly or quality more than scale


医疗与保健类 Medical & Health

Acupuncture & Moxibustion and Tuina(5 years)

Traditional Chinese Medicine

Traditional Chinese Medicine

Traditional Chinese Medicine(5 years)

Traditional Chinese Pharmacology (4 years)


Preparatory Program for Traditional Chinese Medicine


Zhangjiang Campus

1200 Cai Lun Road,Zhangjiang Hi-TechPark,Pudong New Area, Shanghai, China, 201203 Shanghai, China