Higher Vocational Education

Release date:2015-12-16  Release:

The Higher Vocational School of Pharmacy started its enrollment in 2000 and was approved as the one of the first model vocational technical colleges by the Ministry of Education. It actively explores the pioneering idea of higher vocational education, emphasizes the combination of characteristic education with quality education, and centers on the cultivation of higher level practical talents in pharmacy. Currently it has 51 faculty members, including 42 full-time teachers. It attaches great importance to student management, and establishes the multi-functional student service center on campus, which deals with daily affairs, academic guidance, employment service and counseling.

The School offers five programs, including Pharmaceutical Preparation, Pharmaceutical Analysis, Chemical Pharmaceutics, Pharmaceutical Technology of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Pharmaceutical Marketing & Administration. The Pharmaceutical Preparation program was approved as the provincial brand and characteristic program of higher vocational institutions of Jiangsu Province in 2010. In addition, Pharmaceutical Marketing & Administration program was the first pilot of “2+1” mode reform in China. The school establishes a practical teaching system ranging from junior college, undergraduate to professional master, and undertakes practical training tasks commissioned by related universities from both in and out of the province. The project “the Construction of Practical System on Campus for the Development of Key Skills of Pharmaceutical Talents” has won the second prize of Teaching Achievement Award of Jiangsu Province and the second prize of Teaching Achievement Award at national level.