Founded in 1958, Henan University of Traditional Chinese Medicine was located in Zhengzhou the capital city of Henan province. It is one of the earliest established TCM universities in China, one of the five TCM universities co-sponsored by the State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine and provincial government, and the only TCM university listed in the capacity building project for colleges and universities in the mid-west part of China jointly sponsored by the National Development and Reform Commission and the Ministry of Education （MOE）. In 2006, it was graded “excellence” in the MOE undergraduate teaching assessment. It is the international cooperation base of the Ministry of Science and Technology and the State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine. It is also the base for international promotion of Chinese culture and TCM, as well as the qualification test department and education base of World Federation of Acupuncture-Moxibustion Societies.