Continuing and Professional Education


Division of Continuing and Professional Education (DCPE) of the Hong Kong Baptist University School of Chinese Medicine coordinates and manages various taught master, postgraduate diploma and sub-degree programmes. We devote to the provision of professional trainings for Chinese medicine practitioners, promotion of the culture of Chinese medicine and facilitation of the development of Chinese medicine industry both in Hong Kong and overseas.

The missions of DCPE are:

  1. to provide local and overseas professional Chinese medicine practitioners with sustainable and professional training opportunities through taught master programmes of Chinese medicine and postgraduate diploma programmes of Chinese medicine.
  2. to provide trainings to the personnel of local Chinese medicine industry through related certificate and diploma programmes.
  3. to promote Chinese medicine cultures and healthy lifestyles to the Hong Kong public through various Chinese medicine, acupuncture and health preservation related diploma programmes.
  • We keep on improving our methods of teaching and implementing the outcome-based teaching and learning strategy in order to provide students with the best learning experience and practicum opportunity;
  • We carry out regular curriculum reviews and attend to audit and benchmark evaluations from the University and external quality assurance system;
  • We count on the advantages of our professional School of Chinese Medicine, a team of experienced and innovative teaching staff as well as excellent Chinese medicine related facilities and practicum base in Hong Kong;
  • We maintain close relationship with students and the community and provide students with information of other learning activities outside the classroom.  Our goals of teaching not only lay emphasis on improving students’ knowledge, but also aim to broaden their horizons and cultivate the spirit of life-long learning.

In the past, the society and community, the University and the School have rendered tremendous support to the development of DCPE.  In the years to come, we are determined to dedicate ourselves to the education and cultivation of talents of Chinese medicine both in Hong Kong and overseas, and to continue to contribute to the development of Chinese medicine industry.