Title  Description Qualification Duration Languages
Introductory course on Vietnamese Traditional Medicine 1. Basic theory of Vietnamese traditional medicine

2. Diagnosis of Vietnamese traditional medicine

3. Herbology

4. Formulae of traditional Vietnamese medicine

5. Acupuncture, moxibustion and massage  (including basic theory and clinical practice) 

6. Pathology in traditional medicine (lectures and clinical practice) 

* Trainees can select one of the contents  indicated above

Medical students and those in other professionals who are interested in  TRM

(grp from 5 students)

4 weeks and more English,


Practical course in Acupuncture moxibustion and massage 1. Techniques of acupuncture and moxibustion 

2. Techniques of  Oriental massage 

3. Acupuncture practice to treat some diseases 

4. Massage practice to  treat some diseases

Acupuncturists and those who completed the basic theory of TM and acupuncture at acupuncture schools.

(grp of 7 students minimum)

1 weeks




Advanced Acupuncture Course
1. Meridians system and points  

2. Principle for selection and combination of points

3. Techniques of acupuncture and moxibustion

4. Auricular acupuncture

5. Some special topics 

6. Clinical practice with needling

Acupuncturists  and those who completedthe basic acupuncture course, or completed more than two years at acupuncture schools   Required  English,


Seminars * Lectures are given on various subjects such as  Gynecology, Pediatrics, Internal medicine, Acupuncture, Pharmacy, … 
– Clinical visiting
TM staffs, medical and health researchers, individuals who are interested in TM  2 days to 
1 week or as required(group of 5 peoples)



At the end of a training course, the trainees will receive a certificate granted by the director of the Hospital. The content and value of the certificate are in accord with the course which trainees attended. 

Registration letters should be sent to: 
International Cooperation Center (ICC) – National Hospital of Traditional Medicine

Address: 29 Nguyen Binh Khiem – Ha Noi – Viet Nam 
Tel:         +24 38263485  – Email: