Diploma in Acupuncture


The diploma course offered by KIU is designed for those who have a desire to increase their knowledge in acupuncture and apply them effectively in practice. The course is based entirely on Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) principles and practices.

Combined with the theory is the hand on experience practical’s offered at the Acupuncture Clinic at KIU. Students enrolled in to this programme has the opportunity to put into actual practice what has been taught to them in classes and what they have read in text books.  

A student who completes this diploma programme will be able to apply TCM principles and practices to diagnose diseases and institute optimal treatment.

Join KIU for a successful carrier on Acupuncture!

For further details:

  • Local students

           Email us at: acupuncture@kiu.ac.lk or call us on 112741878 Ext 105 

  • Foreign students

           Email us at: internationalrelations@kiu.ac.lk

Entry requirements

– Completion of G.C.E A/L examination or Senior Higher Secondary School examination
– Equivalent qualification for foreign students


40 credits (2000 hours)

Delivery Medium

– On campus
– Distance mode