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“The tuition from Michael and Paul is exceptional; the course content is in-depth and set in a friendly and encouraging learning environment. The online learning platform for all the supporting learning material is remarkable and a real credit to the course, it also offers a network platform so you can keep in touch with both tutors and fellow students.”

Kelly Richards Year One Five Element Acupuncture Diploma Student

Please visit the course page for full details and application.



Michael Baker and Paul Adkins

Michael Baker and Paul Adkins

On behalf of myself, Michael Baker (Principal), Paul Adkins (Vice-Principal) and Stacey George (Registrar), we extend a warm welcome to the newly formed International College of Acupuncture (ICA)

You are invited to take the unique opportunity to study the dynamic Five Element Acupuncture Diploma, offering the chance for a new direction in life, which will not only be highly rewarding but will provide you with the entry into a holistic profession.

This college offers a blended learning of Classical Five Element Acupuncture. The two-year programme consists of monthly weekend classes to an assigned venue in Oxfordshire.

Between your college visits, online study of course modules is required to supplement and support your learning.

Visit our course page for full details of our Five Element Acupuncture Diploma.

Michael Baker – Principal


Our aim is to nurture, assist, and support every student to reach their full potential, through encouragement and inspirational empowerment.

Contact us for a chat about the possibilities for you.

Paul Adkins – 01726 883187

Michael Baker – 07813 677642



ICA is home to The 5 Element Acupuncture Network, visitors can use our directory to find a qualified acupuncturist practising Five Element acupuncture in their area.