As one of the first universities approved by the Ministry of Education, TMU has been enrolling postgraduates since 1978. The first master’s and doctoral degrees were awarded in 1982 and 1984, respectively. The graduate school provides top-quality master’s and doctoral programs, which cover the entire spectrum in medicine, healthcare, and human health and welfare, including clinical medicine, basic medicine, preventive medicine, pharmacy, and nursing. The mission of the graduate school is to train a diverse group of intellectually gifted students to become medical professionals with a rich sense of humanityand with advanced medical knowledge and clinical skills. More than 12,200 master’s students and 2,000 doctoral students have completed their studies over the past three decades, who and have made important contributions to the development of health, sciences, and medicine in China.