Pharmaceutical University

China pharmaceutical university
Established 1936
Type Public
Academic staff 910
Undergraduates 12000
Postgraduates 3600
Location Nanjing, Jiangsu,china
Campus ·         urban
motto  Be proficient and benefit other

China Pharmaceutical University (CPU) is a university in Nanjing, China that specializes in the pharmaceutical sciences. It is China’s first independent school of pharmacy and has been recognized as one of the best universities of pharmacy in China with a wide variety of specialized areas. It is one of the “Project 211” key universities affiliated with the Chinese Ministry of Education.

Briefly introduction
China Pharmaceutical University (CPU), situated in the historical and cultural city of Nanjing, is one of the “211 project” key universities affiliated to the Ministry of Education of China. It has been known for its long history and its leadership role in China’s pharmaceutical academic field. The University was founded in 1936 as China’s first independent four-year National College of Pharmacy and the first public institution for higher pharmaceutical education in China
CPU consists of 6 schools (School of Pharmacy, School of Traditional Chinese Pharmacy, School of life science and Technology, School of International Pharmaceutical Business, School of Continuing Education, and School of Higher Vocational Education), 4 independent departments (Dept. of Basic Sciences, Dept. of Foreign Languages, Dept. of Social Sciences, and Dept. of Physical Education), and 5 key labs and centers at state or provincial level.

CPU provides a wide variety of disciplines including Sciences, Medicine, Engineering, Economics, Management, Arts and Law. The first-level discipline of Pharmacy was enlisted as National Key Discipline. In 2015’s ESI statistics, our pharmacology and toxicology, chemistry, as well as clinical pharmacy programs ranked the world’s top 1%. The publications in pharmacology and toxicology ranked top of the nation. CPU offers 25 bachelor’s degree programs, 5 associate (polytechnic) programs, 24 research-oriented doctoral degree programs under the two first-level disciplines of Pharmacy and Traditional Chinese Pharmacy, 36 research-oriented master’s degree programs under 5 first-level disciplines, 23 disciplines open to post-doctoral research scholars under the two first-level disciplines of Pharmacy and Traditional Chinese Pharmacy, as well as 5 professional degree programs at the master’s level.

CPU adheres to the concept of academic first, teacher and student oriented, win-win concept, implements the educational model of integrating knowledge, ability and quality, highlights cultivation of students’ creative thinking, and is committed to creating future pharmacy elites.CPU is the only one that has won First Prize of National Teaching Achievements for consecutively three times. In the Year 2014, CPU recommended three projects for Teaching Achievement Award at national level, all of which won the second prize, excluding any other pharmaceutical education institution. Graduate employment rate has always ranked top among MOE-affiliated universities and local colleges in Jiangsu Province. In the Year 2014, the undergraduate employment rate ranked top 1 among universities directly subordinated to the Ministry of Education