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Beijing University of  Chinese Medicine is a national key university with a core discipline of Chinese medicine. It is directly under the management of the Ministry of Education and is jointly established by the Ministry of Education, the National Health Commission.

The State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine, and Beijing. The school’s current party secretary Gu Xiaohong, and principal Xu Anlong.

Beijing University of Chinese Medicine was founded in 1956, formerly known as Beijing College of Traditional Chinese Medicine, and was the earliest higher school of Chinese medicine approved by the State Council.

In 1960, it was designated as a national key university by the central government; in 1993, it was renamed Beijing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine; in 1996, it was selected as a key university of the national "211 Project"; in 2000, it merged with Beijing College of Acupuncture and Orthopedics to form a new Beijing Zhong Medical University.

In 2011, it was selected as the national "985 Project Advantage Discipline Innovation Platform" construction university; in 2017, the three disciplines of Traditional Chinese Medicine.

Integrated Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine, and Traditional Chinese Medicine were selected into the national "Double First-Class" construction discipline list; in 2018.

It became the Ministry of Education The new chairman unit of the teaching steering committee of Chinese medicine and integrated Chinese and Western medicine in colleges and universities. The school has 3 campuses, namely the Liangxiang campus, the Hepingjie campus, and the Wangjing campus.

In the long-term school-running practice, the school adheres to the school motto of "Being diligent and enthusiastic, helping students with ethics", advocating the concept of "people-oriented learning, inheriting innovation", adhering to the purpose of "cultivating people with morality and cultivating people", and promoting the "pursuit of excellence".

The spirit of "Stop with the best", demonstrates its characteristics and strengthens its advantages. It is an education base for training high-level innovative Chinese medicine talents, a demonstration base for higher education reforms in Chinese medicine, a research base for knowledge innovation and technological innovation in Chinese medicine, and a major prevention and treatment base.

A medical base for diseases and difficult diseases, a humanistic base for promoting excellent traditional culture, and an international exchange base for promoting Chinese medicine to the world.

They have made important contributions to the development of human health and civilization and have become a well-known education center at home and abroad. A well-known Chinese medicine institution of higher learning that integrates scientific research, medical treatment, and Chinese medicine culture.




The school currently has 5,233 faculty members and 1,478 full-time teachers, of which 61.84% have senior professional and technical positions, 84.64% have a master’s degree or above, and there are 346 doctoral supervisors.

The school has 1 "Academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering", 6 "Masters of Traditional Chinese Medicine", 3 "National Famous Traditional Chinese Medicine Doctors", 33 "Capital Famous Traditional Chinese Medicine Doctors", 4 Chief Scientists of the "973" Project, and winners of the National Science Fund for Outstanding Youth 4 persons, 9 "Qihuang Scholars", 7 persons in charge of the key special projects of the National Key R&D Program "Research on Modernization of Traditional Chinese Medicine", 5 persons in charge of scientific and technological innovation of "Ten thousand Program".

And 1 famous teaching teacher of "Ten thousand Plan", 3 winners of the National Natural Science Foundation of China's outstanding youth science fund projects, 3 members of the 7th State Council Disciplinary Review Group, 7 national candidates for the Ten Thousand Thousand Talents Project, 8 national-level young and middle-aged experts with outstanding contributions, advanced Chinese medicine The school has 4 famous teachers and 134 experts who enjoy special government allowances. It has formed a teaching team mainly composed of famous domestic and foreign experts and scholars and influential young and middle-aged professors in China.

The school adheres to the fundamental task of cultivating morality, pays attention to deriving nutrition from the rich Chinese culture and traditional Chinese medicine culture, puts the concept of "cultural people" throughout the work of educating people, and cultivates socialism with comprehensive development of morality, intelligence, physical education, and labor.

Builders and successors. There are 13,758 full-time students, including 4946 postgraduates, 8267 undergraduates, and 543 international students. There are 1292 continuing education students and 23,457 distance education students.

The school is committed to building a future-oriented talent training system based on high-level education. Currently, there are Chinese medicine, Chinese pharmacy, Chinese medicine pharmacy, pharmacy, acupuncture and massage, rehabilitation therapy, public service management (health service), and pharmaceutical management, Information management and information systems, nursing, English (medicine, Chinese medicine international communication), law (medicine and health) 12 undergraduate admissions majors.

The school is one of the first units to establish doctoral degree programs and post-doctoral research mobile stations in higher Chinese medicine colleges and universities across the country. There are 3 post-doctoral research mobile stations in Chinese medicine, Chinese pharmacy, and integrated Chinese and Western medicine.

It has 3 first-level discipline doctoral degree authorization, including 42 second-level discipline doctoral degree authorization points, 7 first-level discipline master degree authorization points, and 45 master degree authorization points. The school currently has 2 first-level national key disciplines, covering 15 second-level national key disciplines, 48 key disciplines of the State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine, 2 first-level disciplines in Beijing, and 8 second-level disciplines in Beijing.

The school currently has 3 national teaching teams, 1 national experimental teaching demonstration center, and 3 national off-campus practical education bases for college students.

The school won 1 first prize (participation completion), 2-second prizes of the National Teaching Achievement Award, 8 first prizes, and 10-second prizes of the Beijing Municipal Teaching Achievement Award.

The school has 50 scientific research bases above the provincial and ministerial levels. Among them are 2 national-level international scientific and technological cooperation bases, 3 key laboratories of the Ministry of Education, 2 engineering research centers of the Ministry of Education, 2 bases for subject innovation and intelligence introduction in colleges and universities, 2 national clinical research bases of traditional Chinese medicine, and 3 State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine 14 level laboratories, 10 key research laboratories of the State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine, 1 Taiwanese Traditional Chinese Medicine Research Base of the Taiwan Affairs Office of the State Council, 6 Beijing Key Laboratories, 1 Engineering Research Center of Beijing Municipal Education Commission, Beijing International Science and Technology There are 6 cooperation bases and 1 Beijing Chinese Medicine Culture Research Base.

The school has won 8 second-class National Science and Technology Progress Awards and has undertaken more than 770 projects including the Ministry of Science and Technology "973 Program", supporting programs, major special projects, and key projects of the Natural Science Foundation.

As the only TCM achievement, the research results of TCM physique identification were included in the "National Standards for Basic Public Health Services", and the "Stroke TCM Diagnosis and Efficacy Evaluation Standards" became the TCM industry standard and the national standard.

The school has School of Traditional Chinese Medicine, School of Chinese Materia Medica, School of Life Sciences, School of Acupuncture and Tuina, School of Management, School of Nursing, School of Humanities, School of Marxism, School of National Studies, School of International Studies, School of Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Macao Chinese Medicine, School of Continuing Education, School of Distance Education, Physical Education Ministry and other teaching units.

There are university-level research institutions such as Beijing Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Beijing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, National Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine for Physical Fitness and Treatment of Diseases, Beijing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine.

National Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine Development and Strategy, Beijing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Encephalopathy.

The school has three direct affiliates: the First Clinical Medical School (Dongzhimen Hospital of Beijing University of Chinese Medicine), the Second Clinical Medical School (Dongfang Hospital of Beijing University of Chinese Medicine).

And the Third Clinical Medical School (The Third Affiliated Hospital of Beijing University of Chinese Medicine) Hospitals and Chinese Medicine Outpatient Departments of Chinese Medicine Hall. In recent years, the school has followed the principle of “guide the lowering of the focus of medical and health work and sinking of resources”.

Explored a new model of cooperation and joint construction, built a regional landmark high-quality Chinese medicine service platform and established the fourth clinical medical school (Beijing Traditional Chinese Medicine).

University Zaozhuang Hospital), the Fifth Clinical Medical School (Beijing University of Chinese Medicine Shenzhen Hospital), the Sixth Clinical Medical School (Beijing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine Fangshan Hospital).

The Seventh Clinical Medical School (Beijing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine Sun Simiao Hospital) and the Eighth Clinic School of Medicine (Xiamen Hospital, Beijing University of Chinese Medicine).

There are also 16 clinical teaching bases, including the China-Japan Friendship Hospital, Guang'anmen Hospital, Xiyuan Hospital, Wangjing Hospital, and Beijing Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine, which are responsible for clinical teaching, internship.

And internship for all students in the school. The school currently has 17 national clinical key specialties and 44 key specialties of the State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine.

There are 6 traditional Chinese medicine master inheritance studios, 3 national famous traditional Chinese medicine inheritance studios, 2 national traditional Chinese medicine techniques inheritance studios, and 40 national famous traditional Chinese medicine experts inheritance studios. Beijing Traditional Chinese Medicine "Xinhua Inheritance 3+" There are 44 "3 projects" with two rooms and one station.

At the beginning of the establishment of the school, the school became the first higher TCM college in New China to accept foreign students to study TCM. So far, it has trained more than 20,000 TCM professionals in 94 countries and regions and has cooperated with 31 countries and regions.

118 well-known universities and research institutions in the region have established cooperative relations. In 1996, it cooperated with Middlesex University in the United Kingdom to establish my country's first independent medical bachelor degree program in a foreign university.

It is the first to offer undergraduate education in Chinese medicine among the top 50 universities in the world and cooperates with Nanyang Technological University in Singapore to offer a double bachelor's degree education in Chinese Medicine and Biology.

Cooperated with the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Barcelona in Spain to set up the first master's degree program in Chinese Medicine recognized by the European Union. my country's first doctoral degree program and master's degree program taught by Western doctors in Chinese medicine taught in English, and the first bachelor's degree program in Chinese medicine taught in English.

In 2019, we will cooperate with the National Children's Hospital of the United States to build a pediatric clinic with integrated Chinese and Western medicine in the United States, and continue to promote the integration and development of traditional medicine and modern medicine.

In 1991, the school established the Beijing University of Chinese Medicine Kristin Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Germany, setting a precedent for Chinese universities to set up special Chinese medicine hospitals overseas and becoming a model of Chinese medicine going global.

In 2012, the Confucius Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine was established in cooperation with the Japanese school legal person Hyogo Medical University, which incorporated the courses of Chinese medicine into the modern medical education system, and realized the organic integration of cultural exchanges and professional education.

The school’s international development continues to explore and innovate. It has pioneered the "Overseas Chinese Medicine Center" integrating medical care, education, scientific research, and cultural dissemination, and has provided an effective "Northern Chinese Medicine Program" for the overseas development of Chinese medicine.

The Australian Traditional Chinese Medicine Center of the University of Medicine, the Russian Traditional Chinese Medicine Center, the American Chinese Medicine Center, and the China-German Chinese Medicine Center (Kristin) have made Chinese medicine a beautiful business card for cultural exchanges between China and foreign countries and people-to-people bonds.

The Russian Traditional Chinese Medicine Center successfully obtained the qualifications of the Russian Federation as a medical institution and became the first specialized Chinese medicine hospital in Russia to be included in the national medical insurance system.

The Australian Centre of Traditional Chinese Medicine actively promotes the education of Chinese medical qualifications for western doctors, and two masters of Chinese medicine students have successfully graduated.

Aiming at the characteristics of traditional Chinese medicine and the frontiers of medicine, the Center for Traditional Chinese Medicine in the United States has successfully held many high-end academic conferences on cancer, epilepsy, pediatric diseases, reproductive diseases, etc., and is becoming an important platform for academic exchanges and dialogues between China and the United States in the medical field.

The school sponsors national academic journals "Journal of Beijing University of Chinese Medicine", "Modern Chinese Medicine Clinic", "Chinese Medicine Education" and "Journal of Chinese Medicine Science" (English), which are important fields for academic exchanges in Chinese medicine, including "Journal of Beijing University of Chinese Medicine" Won the title of "One Hundred Chinese Outstanding Academic Journals" for 5 consecutive times.

Entering the new era, the school will be guided by Xi Jinping’s thoughts on socialism with Chinese characteristics in the new era, not forgetting its original aspirations, keeping in mind its mission, adhering to the direction of running a school in socialism, implementing the fundamental task of Lide and fostering people, and making unremitting efforts to build a world-class university of Chinese medicine struggle!

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