Our long established course is designed to make herbs easier to learn and make you a clinically effective practitioner combining herbs and acupuncture


*MSc in  Chinese Herbal Medicine - our next course starts in September 2019. For students looking to start with us we would encourage you to book a place on our introductory event on Saturday 16th February

Chinese Herbal Medicine - Prospectus 2019-20


*MSc in Chinese Herbal Medicine

Our MSc in Chinese Herbal Medicine is a postgraduate follow on qualification for acupuncture practitioners. It is a two year part time weekend course leading to registration to practise, with the option to go on to research and write an MSc dissertation. The course is a blend of classroom teaching, e-learning and practice in our teaching clinic. 

Please register you interest to be kept up to date with all the latest developments or book a place on our introductory event on Saturday 16th February to find out more and meet the teaching team.

If you have any questions about our course please don’t hesitate to contact us. Call our Marketing Manager Denise on +44 (0)1904 343309 or our Registrar Alison on +44 (0)1904 343300 or send us an e-mail.



The Northern College of Acupuncture

About Chinese herbal medicine

Why study Chinese herbal medicine at the NCA?

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MSc in Chinese herbal medicine - overview

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