About the programme
A student in the Chinese Medicine programme of The Chinese University of Hong Kong may be required to attend and participate in seminars/workshops of the School, as well as those of relevant topics offered by other departments as deemed appropriate by the supervisors. They also have to present seminars summarizing research work performed. A total of at least 36 units with a written thesis are required for graduation.
Fields of Specialization:
- Pharmacological, biological, and biochemical studies of Chinese medicines
- Evidence based and clinical studies of Chinese medicine
- Clinical and experimental studies of acupuncture
- Basic theory & literature research in Chinese medicine
- R&D of Chinese medicinal products for health
- Phytochemistry & quality control of Chinese medicines
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
- Seminars/Special Studies: 6 units
- Research for Thesis: 30 units
DisciplinesPublic Health Human Medicine Complementary & Alternative Medicine
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- A recognized Master’s degree in Chinese Medicine, biomedical-related or chemical science.
- A bachelor's degree, normally with Second Class Honours in the upper division or above, and have been registered in a course of study for a master's degree at this University for at least one year and have demonstrated research ability; or
- Been registered in a course of study for a doctoral degree at a recognized university for at least one year, and have been approved for admission by the Graduate Council; or
- Obtained the degrees of M.B., Ch.B., or equivalent, or under special circumstances, the degree of bachelor, for admission to programmes of the Faculty of Medicine.
International5429 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5429 USD per year during 36 months.
National5429 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5429 USD per year during 36 months.
- 42,100 HKD per year
Living costs for Hong Kong
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Updated in the last year
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