Hunan University of Chinese Medicine is in Changsha, a historically and culturally renowned city in China. The university is a major undergraduate college in Hunan Province and was among the country's first batch of tertiary institutions offering key disciplines at the ministerial level. It was also the first school of Chinese medicine in the count...
The university operates according to its own teaching philosophy, which highlights unique aspects in the discipline of Chinese medicine. There are currently 28 undergraduate programs that cover the five major disciplines of medicine, science, engineering, management, and literature. The discipline of Chinese medicine has been recognized as a "first-class discipline within the country." In incorporating Chinese and Western knowledge, Medicine has been recognized as a "first-class training discipline within the country."
The university insists on open schooling, where educational exchanges with other institutions enable mutual improvements and academic growth. As a result, the university has received the honors of "National University for Educational Exchange Programs with Hong Kong" and "National University for Educational Exchange Programs with Taiwan."
Hunan University of Chinese Medicine is grounded on its school motto, "civilization, truth-seeking, legacy, innovation," and is focused on its mission of "quality education, unique education, and open schooling" to accommodate the progression of modern tertiary education and continual development of qualified and competent people. Through this, the university utilizes the advantages of Chinese medicine, emphasizes central changes in teaching, strengthens fundamentals of knowledge, and strives to create a leading research university that is rich in the knowledge of Chinese medicine and on a par with other internationally renowned institutions.