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Dutch Acupuncture Academy

We aim to train you to be a medical professional

~ Acupuncture ~ Herbal Medicine ~ Tuina ~

Year one: the milestone of a new profession

Is medicine a new field for you?
Are you uncertain whether you should begin your study with the one-year foundation of Western Medicine and Psychology or the one-year foundation of Chinese medicine?
If so, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us via email so we can advise with a complimentary assessment.

Which study structure is suitable for you?: Choose from your heart

Some students choose to study Acupuncture from the second year which take another 2 years, others may choose herbal medicine or Tuina, whilst more and more students have great ambitions to be a general Chinese medicine practitioner of acupuncture, herbal medicine and Tuina.

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Dual Study

Get your diplomas of acupuncture, herbal medicine and Tuina in 3 years

We respect your great ambitions in becoming a future general practitioner of Chinese medicine. However, we would like you to understand the commitment it requires by investing more time, energy, and effort. Please discuss your plan with your family as well. If you need advice, please feel free to contact us via email. The dean will be happy to meet/call you.

After the completion of Foundation of Chinese Medicine, you may start a dual study of two or three domains of your choice: Acupuncture, herbal medicine and Tuina. It will take two years in total in which you will attend a class every other weekend instead of once a month.

It is also possible for you to join 3 weekends monthly class on the third year to study second year acupuncture, second year herbal medicine and Tuina therapy.

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Postgraduate and Professional coaching

After you graduate from DAA, you receive an one-year coaching from our team about your practice, complicated cases and further professional development education by European Academy of Traditional Medical Science (EATMS)

Master and PhD of Chinese Medicine

Studying Chinese medicine is the same as study other forms of medicine, it is endless in a positive way. DAA will keep on developing the education program of Master and PhD of Chinese Medicine.


Study Guide 2023-2024

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