Located in Nanjing, China Pharmaceutical University (CPU), originally the National Pharmaceutical School founded in 1936, is China’s first independent school of pharmacy and it has been one of the top universities of pharmacy in China with a wide variety of specialized areas.
CPU is one of the “211 project” key universities affiliated to the Ministry of Education of China. Our Pharmacy discipline ranks No. 1 and Traditional Chinese Pharmacy discipline ranks No. 3 according to the latest statistics of the Ministry of Education of China.
Also, the university is one of the top 100 universities in Asia.
CPU is the earliest institution authorized by the Ministry of Education to admit full-time pharmacy students and visiting scholars from overseas. Now, CPU is also the host institute of Chinese scholarship students and it started to recruit international students as early as 1950s.
CPU is the only institution that is authorized by the Ministry of Education to admit full-time pharmacy students, continuing education students and senior visiting scholars from overseas.