Inbound Exchang Student/ Professional Training Program

Published December 26, 2018

Inbound Exchange Student Program

NTUNHS Complementary Therapy Program 2018


National Taipei University of Nursing and Health Sciences opens Complementary Therapy Summer Program every summer for international students from sister schools abroad and individuals with interest to TCM and Taiwan culture. The Complementary Therapy Summer Program provides a special opportunity for students to focus on learning traditional Chinese medicine and complementary therapies through lectures, hands-on practices and hospital visits. Moreover, besides TCM classes, participants of the program can also experience different cultures and the beauty of Taiwan.

Course Plan

  1. Applicants : Individuals or Groups from NTUNHS sister or affiliated schools, aged 18 and above.
  2. Faculty : Courses are provided by professional TCM teaching faculty and taught in English.
  3. Teaching Method: Lecture, hands-on practice, clinical visits
  4. Location : National Taipei University of Nursing and Health Sciences No.365, Ming-te Rd., Peitou District, Taipei City 112, Taiwan, R.O.C. (nearby MRT Shipai Station)
  5. Class Sizes : maximum 40 students per class
  6. Course Duration :
    * Session II : 2017/7/23 ~ 2017/8/3
    (Arrival : July 23, 2017 ; Departure : August 3, 2017)
  7. Culture Tour :
    Besides complementary therapy classes, the program's school-buddies will arrange city tour or sightseeing activities as an option, but the participants have to cover the derivative fee by themselves.

Program Schedule (tentative)

Date Morning Activities Afternoon Activities
Day 1 (Mon) Arrival & Airport pick up  
Day 2 (Tue) Welcome Party & campus tour Culture Tour
Day 3 (Wed) Acupuncture I Hospital Visit I
Day 4 (Thu) Acupuncture II Culture Tour
Day 5 (Fri) Complementary Therapy Lab I Complementary Therapy Lab II
Day 6 (Sat) Traditional Chinese Therapy Traditional Chinese Therapy Practicum I
Day 7 (Sun) Free Time Free Time
Day 8 (Mon) Free Time Free Time
Day 9 (Tue) Traditional Chinese Therapy Practicum II Culture Tour
Day 10 (Wed) Aroma Therapy I Hospital Visit II
Day 11 (Thu) Aroma Therapy II Presentation Preparation
Day 12 (Fri) Farewell Party (Final Presentation, Awarding, exchange gifts) Final Shopping & Sightseeing in Taiwan!
Day 13 (Sat) Departure  

* 1. NTUNHS reserves the right to amend the schedule if necessary

* 2. A certificate will be awarded to participants who have completed all courses at the farewell party.


Application Form & Registration Deadline:

Application Form :
Deadline: April 30, 2018


Contact Information:

Ms. Shu-En Annie Chen

International and Cross-Strait Education Center, National Taipei University of Nursing and Health Sciences
Address: No.365, Ming-te Rd., Peitou District, Taipei City 11219, Taiwan R.O.C.
Tel : +886-2-2822-7101 ext. 2730 ~2733
Fax : +886-2-2820-6729
Email :