Diploma in Traditional Chinese Medicine

(N/0917/4/0002) (07/2028) (MQA/ PA 14574)

Diploma in Traditional Chinese Medicine programme provides extensive instruction in Chinese herbal medicine and acupuncture, allowing graduates to give the entire range of Chinese medicine advantages to their patients. The programme can help students gain a better understanding of the human body, as well as health and treatment alternatives.


The Diploma in Traditional Chinese Medicine offered by Lincoln University College entails a comprehensive curriculum designed to equip students with the requisite skills and professional acumen essential for pursuing a career as a Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) practitioner, both domestically and internationally. This rigorous program is firmly grounded in the fundamental principles of TCM, ensuring that graduates possess a thorough understanding of its practices. Through a blend of theoretical coursework and practical clinical experiences, candidates will develop proficiency in TCM diagnosis and treatment planning, incorporating techniques such as acupuncture, herbal medicine and the like. Additionally, emphasis is placed on clinical practice management, professionalism, and safety protocols. Furthermore, graduates are encouraged to engage in evidence-informed practice through the conduct of scientific research, thereby contributing to the advancement and validation of TCM within the healthcare field.

Program Aim

The programme aim is to provide advance knowledge of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and make them trained in the same field. After the completion of the course the students will be:

  • Knowledgeable and skilful in both the theoretical underpinnings and practical applications of Traditional Chinese Medicine, with a firm grasp of research methodologies within the field.
  • Competent of executing technical procedures and adept at employing interpersonal skills to effectively communicate in diverse situations and fulfil responsibilities throughout the course of research endeavors.
  • Capable in ethical conduct and adept at utilizing digital and analytical skills to provide assistance to professionals specializing in Traditional Chinese Medicine.
  • Able to adopt autonomy and accountability, along with outstanding leadership abilities essential to meet the demands of the accounting industry.

Career Opportunities

A diploma course in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) can lead to a variety of career paths, including:

  • Acupuncturist
  • TCM Internal Medicine
  • Herbal Medicine Practitioner
  • General Health Consultant
  • Remedial Massage Therapist
  • Researcher

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Contact us

Wisma Lincoln, No. 12-18, Jalan SS 6/12, 47301 Petaling Jaya, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia

+1300 880 111 (Malaysia)
+603-7806 3478 (International)