Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine
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Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine (Chinese: 广州中医药大学; pinyin: Guǎngzhōu Zhōngyīyào Dàxué) is a university in Guangzhou, the capital of Guangdong Province, China. It is a Chinese Ministry of Education Double First Class Discipline University, with Double First Class status in certain disciplines.
|Established||15 September 1924|
|Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine|
It was founded in 1924 as Guangdong Traditional Chinese Medicine and Pharmacology School (Chinese: 广东中医药专门学校), a tertiary educational institution approved by the government of the Republic of China. In 1956, it became Guangzhou Traditional Chinese Medicine College, with the approval of the State Council of the People's Republic of China, and is one of four earliest established institutions in China specializing in Chinese traditional medicine. It was originally directly affiliated with the Ministry of Health of the People's Republic of China and the State Administration of Traditional Medicine. In 2000, the university became a joint venture between the central government and provincial government, but mainly under the jurisdiction of Guangdong province.