Hunan University of Chinese Medicine

Provinces : HunanChangsha                                University Ranking : 5682

About University

Hunan University of Chinese Medicine

Hunan University of Chinese Medicine (湖南中医药大学) was founded in 1934. It was converted into a general higher education college, Hunan College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in 1960. In 1979, it became the first batch of universities in China to obtain qualifications for graduate education in Chinese medicine. It was developed from Hunan Chinese Medicine Specialization School which was established in 1934 and Hunan TCM Vocational School which was established in 1953. It is located in the famous historical and cultural city of China, and the capital of Hunan Province, Changsha. It is a key undergraduate university in Hunan Province.

The school is mainly undergraduate education, with a complete higher education level It is a higher education institution of traditional Chinese medicine, which integrates scientific research, medical treatment, and school-run industries, with multiple subjects and various forms of running schools.

The college has five functional sections: the College Office, the Admissions Office, the Education Office, the Degree Management Office, and the Student Management Department. On December 17, 2019, the Graduate Work Department of the Party Committee was set up to work in conjunction with the Graduate School. The Education Management Office was set up under the Graduate Work Department of the Party Committee. 

Hunan University of Chinese Medicine (湖南中医药大学) covering a total area of more than 1,400 acres. The school insists on quality education and continuously innovates the talent training model. There are currently 18,757 full-time undergraduates and 1,839 graduate students. There are 1 National Practice Teaching Demonstration Center, 5 Provincial Practice Teaching Demonstration Centers, 1 Provincial Virtual Simulation Experiment Teaching Center; 1 National Off-campus Practice Education Base for College Students; 2 Provincial College Students’ Innovation Training Centers; 1 school-enterprise cooperation innovation and entrepreneurship education base; 5 provincial school-enterprise cooperation talent training demonstration bases.

Hunan University of Chinese Medicine (湖南中医药大学) has been recruiting graduate students since 1979 and was approved as a doctoral authority in 1986. It is the first batch of master’s degrees and the third batch of doctoral degree-granting units approved by the Degree Committee of the State Council. In 2010, it was recommended by the excellent undergraduate students to be exempt from the postgraduate study. After 40 years of development, our university’s graduate education has basically achieved a leap from a single training mode to a multi-directional and multi-type training mode. There are 2 post-doctoral research stations, 3 doctoral degree authorization points for first-level disciplines, and second-level disciplines. doctorate 15, Ph.D. degrees authorization 1; a Master disciplines authorized 7, two disciplines authorized Master 33, master professional degree authorized 7, the basic form of wide coverage, more A reasonable, stable scale and well-managed graduate education system.

After the unremitting efforts, the hospital has continued to develop and has now become a Chinese medicine with outstanding characteristics, comprehensive functions, and a collection of well-known old Chinese medicine. It has gathered key specialties, remarkable clinical effects, strong research and innovation capabilities, modern management standards, The comprehensive and research-type traditional Chinese medicine hospital has become the first third-level Chinese medicine hospital in Hunan Province, Hunan Traditional Chinese Medicine and Integrated Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine, teaching and research centers and leaders. The hospital’s characteristics of traditional Chinese medicine and comprehensive capacity building have ranked among the advanced Chinese hospitals Level.

University's Program Types




Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ),

What is the world ranking of this University?

The Country rank of this University is 442 and the world rank is 3295.

Does Chinese universities provide programs in English?

YES, Chinese Universities provide programs in English. International Students can pursue their degrees in English taught in Chinese Universities.

Do I need to take an IELTS or TOEFL exam before applying in this University?

No, Students don’t need IELTS or TOEFL certification for getting admitted to this University but for applying Chinese Government Scholarship (CSC) sometimes students are asked for the IELTS certificate.

What Documents do I need to apply for this University?

The primary documents for applying to this University are Notary stamped scanned copies of the last Academic degree certificate and testimonial, Passport, Police Clearance Certificate and Medical Certificate.

When my offer letter come after applying this University?

Usually, It takes 4 to 8 weeks for an offer letter to come from any Chinese Universities after applying.

University's other Information


Admission is going on for March/September Intake. Interested students are invited to apply. Both semesters are open for Diploma, Bachelor, Post-Graduates, and the Doctoral program.

To get admission information or any kind of queries, please contact:

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Scholarships 30%
Result Status 80%
Foreign Students 45%
Positive Reviews 80%
University Ranking 85%

All Programs


Program Duration Tuition Fees(CNY) Teaching Medium
MBBS 5 Years 28,000 RMB per Year  English
Integrated TCM and Western Medicine 5 Years 16,000 RMB per Year  Chinese
Clinical Medicine 5 Years 16,000 RMB per Year  Chinese
Stomatological Medicine 5 Years 16,000 RMB per Year  Chinese
Acupuncture +Massage 5 Years 16,000 RMB per Year  Chinese
Medical Radiology 5 Years 16,000 RMB per Year  Chinese
English language 4 Years 16,000 RMB per Year  Chinese
Nursery Science 4 Years 16,000 RMB per Year  Chinese

Fees Details

Expenses in Hunan University of Chinese Medicine

  1. Tuition fee: 
  • MBBS/BDS : 17,000 RMB Per Year
  1. Accommodation Fee: 
  • Single Room 12000 RMB Per Year
  • Double Room 6000 RMB Per Year
  • 4 Bed Room 2000 RMB Per Year
  1. Food cost: 80 USD per Month
  2. Application Fee: 350 RMB
  3. Living expanse: 2000 RMB-2500 RMB per month
  4. Medical checkup: 500 RMB
  5. Resident permit: 500 RMB

After you are admitted, we will inform you via email for your confirmation of acceptance. Afterward, we will issue the admission letter, JW201/202 Form for visa application. If you wish to live on campus, please complete the Housing Application form.

Prepare Your Departure:

Before your departure, be sure to take the following materials:

(1) The Admission Letter

(2) Passport (valid for at least 6 months).

(3) JW201/202 Form

(4) Official Foreigner Physical Examination Form and your blood test report. Be aware that the orientation is mandatory for freshman students.

Admission Procedure

Applying for any course at Hunan University of Chinese Medicine is very easy. Following some easy steps, you can easily apply for your desired course. You can complete your application online by following some simple steps. 

Here is the detailed information about the required admission documents. International applicants are highly recommended to provide the following documents.

1. Passport & Passport Size Photo (Scan Copy)


First of all, you must have a passport. As we know passport is a very essential document and without this, we can not leave our country. So if you don’t have it yet, we advise you to make it from your home country as soon as possible. Moreover, if you already have your passport, then make sure that it is not expired. If your passport already expired then you need to renew it. Please note, your passport must have to be ready before your visa processing. See a sample of passport.

Passport Size Photo

The general size of the passport size photo is (50mm x 40mm). For applying in china universities, your passport size photo has to be clear and the background must be plain, white or off-white in colour. The height of the head is between 28mm – 33mm and head width 21mm–24mm. Advice to submit a colour photo which is taken 6 months before. Use a clear picture of your face. Do not use any filters and take off your eyeglasses for passport size photos, selfies or pictures with someone do not use as a passport size photo. Here is a sample of a Passport Size Photo.

2. Academic Transcript and Certificate (must be notarized copy)

Submit your immediate academic transcripts & certificate for applying. For example, if you are applying for bachelor submit your school transcripts and certificates. For Master’s Degree provide your undergraduate transcripts and certificates. When you are applying for Ph.D, you have to provide your both (undergraduate and graduate) transcripts and certificates. Transcript And Certificate are important, it help universities to decide if you have the necessary background and skills for the major. All Transcripts and Certificates must have to be notarized. You can notarize your document from an advocate who is authorized by the government.

Note: All the applicant’s transcripts and certificates must be notarized and language should be in Chinese or English version.

3. CV/Resume

You must prepare a CV or resume for applying in abroad country. CV acts as your business profile, though universities are not interested in detailed descriptions of your jobs or experience, but you have to add this. You should focus on your published academic papers, describe academic group works or extracurricular activities, relevant think-thanks, etc. Add your academic qualifications with results, personal details, personal achievement these are must for a perfect CV. Here is a sample of the CV/resume.

4. Physical Examination

Aspiring overseas students are required to take a medical examination to ensure that you are in a good physical condition. The medical examination must include all the items which are listed in the Foreigner Physical Examination Form. The medical examination result will be declared as invalid without the signature of the attending doctor and hospital stamp or seal. You must bring the original medical documents when you come to arrive in China. The Medical certificate will be carried out on behalf of The Ministry of Public Health and the Ministry of Public Security. Here get a sample of physical examination.

5. Police Clearance

The police clearance certificate is known as “No Criminal Record Certificate” and also known as a good citizen certificate. Police clearance is very important for going to abroad because a foreign country does not allow any criminal records. Police Clearance Certificate is an official document approved by the police or government agencies to prove that you have no criminal offense like arrest, conviction. Additionally, a police clearance certificate is valid for the next 6 months, After 6 months of issue, it will be declared as invalid. See the sample of the Police Clearance Certificate.

6. Bank Statement

A bank statement is mandatory when we go foreign for different purposes like a visitor, a business or immigrants. These rules are not changeable for study. So, students also have to show a bank statement. China has no strict rules that only your parents have to be your sponsor. Anyone can be your sponsor. See the sample of a bank statement.

7. English Proficiency Certificate

For studying in China you must have to submit your English proficient certificate to prove your English skills. It is not mandatory that you must have IELTS, you can take English Proficiency Certificate from your school or university. Additionally, If you have done IELTS or TOFEL you can submit it. See the sample of English proficient certificate.

8. HSK certificate of proficiency in Chinese (if you have)

If you want to study in Chinese taught and want to get CSC scholarship then you must have to submit HSK certificate of proficiency in Chinese. HSK is not mandatory for English taught, but if you have it will be beneficial for you. HSK supervised by the HSK Center of Beijing Language and Culture University to judge the Chinese language skill of non-native speakers. See the sample of HSK certificate of proficiency in Chinese.

9. 2 Recommendation Letter (Ms/Ph.D.)

Students of masters & Ph.D. have to submit two recommendation letters. A recommendation letter is usually written by a supervisor, colleague, and teacher. Two recommendation letters have to be written by two-person. Make sure that the writer knows you very well and you have completed any course with them or work with them.  In the letter mention about your academic and personal traits and emphasize the strengths that are relevant to the major or university where you are applying. Have to maintain a positive and enthusiastic tone about you and include professor’s phone numbers and email addresses. Here is the sample of the Recommendation Letter.

10. Study Plan/ Research Proposal (Ms/PhD)

If you want to apply for MS/Ph.D you must need a study plan or research proposal in Chinese or English (no less than 800 words). A study plan describes in detail what you are going to do with the scholarship. Explain your main educational goal, and how you want to achieve this. And keep in mind that it is very important, that helps in an excellent organization as well as creating a sense of liability in your learning process. This document is needed only for Ms or Ph.D applicants, so please make sure that your study plan or research proposal states that information as specific as possible. See the sample of Study Plan.

11. Study Gap Certificates

Study gap certificate is an affidavit that is used to show a gap in education or further study. Gap certificate provides your statement on the non-judicial stamp paper stating the reason for taking the gap and claim that you did not take admission to any other college, university or courses during the gap year. You can get this stamp paper from any notary, sub-registry office or court and contact with an advocate they will prepare your gap certificate.

12. Application Form

Fills this form in Chinese or English language. It is essential to fill all the information that should be very authentic. Click here to get the Application Form sample.

Please send us all these documents through our E-Mail:

Dear applicants, If you have more queries please don’t hesitate to knock our consultants. Here is our  Consultant’s contact number : +8613632437050/ +8618852867225. 

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Why choose us?

Hunan University of Chinese Medicine (湖南中医药大学), located in Changsha City, Hunan Province, is the Ministry of Education and Hunan Provincial People’s Government approved the establishment of national recognition of qualifications of full-time undergraduate Independent Institute, Department of Medical University in Hunan under the two legal institutions. It is a higher education institution of Chinese medicine with teaching as the main body and comprehensive development of scientific research, medical treatment, and school-run industries.

The school has a complete range of disciplines and distinctive Chinese medicine characteristics. The school has 18 colleges and 24 undergraduate majors, covering 5 university disciplines such as medicine, science, engineering, management, and literature. There are 2 post-doctoral research stations, 3 doctoral degree authorization points for first-level disciplines, 23 doctoral degree authorization points for second-level disciplines, and 1 doctoral degree authorization level for professional doctors; 7 master’s degree authorization degrees for first-level disciplines, and second-level disciplines. There are 42 master’s degree authorization points and 7 master’s degree authorization degrees. There are 1 national key disciplines, 23 key disciplines of the State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine, and 10 key disciplines in Hunan Province. Among them, there are 2 key and characteristic key disciplines in Hunan Province. A three-level key discipline system with Chinese medicine as the main body has been established. TCM diagnostics ranks among the leading domestic level in the research field of this subject. The school insists on opening schools and has active foreign exchanges. At present, there are 349 overseas students, and overseas students’ academic education is among the best in provincial universities, with students in 21 countries and regions around the world. Foreign exchanges and cooperation have continued to expand.

In recent years, Hunan University of Chinese Medicine (湖南中医药大学) has successively obtained 1 national-level excellent resource sharing course, 1 national-level excellent course, 9 provincial-level excellent courses, 6 provincial-level teacher space classes, and 4 provincial-level micro-lecture courses; 1 national-level teaching team 4. Four provincial-level teaching teams; four national-level specialty programs and seven provincial-level specialty programs. from past five years, students have won more than 70 national awards and more than 150 provincial awards, including the first prize of the National College Acupuncture and Tuina Clinical Operation Skills Contest, the first prize of the National Nursing Clinical Skills Contest, and the Chinese University Student Service Outsourcing The first prize in the National Finals of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition. Since the establishment of the school, the school has trained more than 70,000 elites who are mainly engaged in the development of traditional Chinese medicine. Alumni are located at home and abroad.

Hunan University of Chinese Medicine (湖南中医药大学) will always uphold the spirit of the school motto of “civilization, truth-seeking, inheritance, and innovation”, adhere to the concept of “quality schooling, characteristic schooling, following the rules of modern higher education development and talent training, and give full pleasure to The advantages of traditional Chinese medicine, extend the comprehensive reformation, increase the construction of connotation, and try to build high-level teaching and research universities of the same class, internationally renowned, and unique characteristics of traditional Chinese medicine.

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