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Licentiate in TCM

Licentiate in Traditional Chinese Medicine specialising in Acupuncture.



The course is taught in English by staff who have experience as Acupuncture TCM practitioners in Ireland and other parts of Europe. All technical TCM terminology is taught in Chinese Pinyin.

Who can apply

Applicants must be at least 21 years old, there is no upper age. No specific formal academic qualifications are required although all applicants will need to be able to satisfy the College that they are capable of following an intensive and challenging course of study and Clinical practice.

The College specialises in turning out fully-rounded professional practitioners, not mere theoreticians. Applicants who already have significant commitments in terms of work or family will need to be able to show that they have the resources and support to sustain them through the course.

More information can be found on the Admissions page.

How to apply

Applicants wishing to apply for the Licentiate programme must complete an Application form obtainable online as a pdf file or from The College Secretary. This must be sent, with a covering letter and passport-sized photograph, to the College Registrar. Letters of reference are taken up for all applicants.

Suitable applicants are interviewed in the College premises in Dublin where there is an opportunity to speak with members of staff and meet other students or applicants. Detailed information on course venue, dates, times and all other relevant particulars are provided on acceptance to the programme.

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For full fee information please contact The College Secretary or view fee information online.

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  • Licentiate in Acupuncture TCM
  • Postgraduate

  • Masters Degree in TCM
  • Doctoral Degree in TCM
  • Medical Qigong
  • Chinese Herbal Medicine
  • Open Courses

  • Health Giving Qigong

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  • Undergraduate: Lic. TCM
  • Postgraduate: Masters/Doctoral Degree in TCM

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  • Application Form (Lic.TCM)
  • Course Fees and Payment Plan (Lic.TCM)
  • Prospectus Including Syllabus
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Postgraduate

  • Application Procedures
  • Application Forms
  • Entrance Examination Form
  • Confidential Recommendation Forms