Welcome to the first Acupuncture College in Ireland - the ICTCM.The Irish College of Traditional Chinese Medicine
The first Acupuncture College in Ireland, based in central Dublin since 1983, the Irish College of Traditional Chinese Medicine teaches:
- TCM Acupuncture – Acupuncture taught within the framework of TCM
- Chinese Herbal Medicine
- Medical Qigong
- Health-promoting Qigong
Postgraduate professional training in Medical Qigong, to learn MQG as it is taught in China
What is Medical Qigong?
Our Acupuncture students come from all walks of life, from 21 to 70 years of age and and, so far, from 30 different countries.
Health Promoting Qigong
The College offers short weekend courses in Health-promoting Qigong 2 or 3 times each year. These are open to all adult members of the public.
The Irish College of TCM are very happy to have welcomed a new group of first year students on our Professional TCM Acupuncture programme at the beginning of October. The Lic.TCM programme is full for this academic year.
We will be opening our recruitment again in early 2023 for the October 2023 start date.
If you would like early notification of the date from which we will be accepting applications please contact us and we will send you an email in advance.
Faculties & Departments
Department of Chinese Herbal Medicine
Staff working in this Department are all TCM practitioners with experience in using Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine.
Department of Qigong
The Honorary Head of the Qigong Department is Prof Song Xinhong, of GUCM, Guangzhou, China
This Department runs weekend workshops in Qigong for Health and Wellbeing and postgraduate programmes in Medical Qigong.