Foreign Languages

Release date:2015-12-19  Release:

Founded in 2000, Department of Foreign Languages, which used to be a section of the Department of Basic Sciences, became an independent department of ChinaPharmaceuticalUniversity in 2009. It is mainly responsible for the teaching of 66 English courses for English majors, non-English major undergraduates, postgraduates and PhD students. It also shoulders the responsibility of relevant language training tasks at all levels.


The department consists of Administration Office, Division of English Studies, Division of College English, Division of Pharmaceutical English, Division of English for Postgraduates, Reference Room, MultimediaTeachingCenter, English Speech and DebateCenter and ForeignLanguageTrainingCenter. On professional construction and talent cultivation, the Department of Foreign Languages adheres to the integration of pharmacy with English language. In 2008, its program of English was approved to be the special program of JiangsuProvince.


Currently it has 76 faculty and staff members, including 67 full-time teachers, 2 professors and 18 associate professors, one Young-Middle-Aged Backbone Teacher of Ministry of Education and one provincial outstanding teacher. It also employs foreign teachers all the year round. In recent years, Department of Foreign Languages has attained five teaching achievement awards and three quality and exquisite courses at provincial and university levels, and published more than 160 papers, 60 textbooks and translated books of world-famous novels. The Department of Foreign Languages has chiefly edited and published the national-level textbook of “Pharmaceutical English”.