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Why do students want to study medicine in China?

China’s medical colleges and universities have attracted a large number of international students to study medicine in China with their leading concepts, excellent training programs, reasonable tuition fees, and numerous clinical internship opportunities.


Top 10 Medical schools in China:

1. Department of Medicine, Shanghai JiaoTong University

Project 985 and Project 211, the first batch of “excellent doctor education and training program”, and was merged by Shanghai Second Medical College and Shanghai Jiaotong University.


2. Peking Union Medical College

It is the only key medical university directly under the administration of the Ministry of Health and is integrated with the Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences. It is a pilot university of the “Excellent Doctor Education and Training Program”. The eight-year medical undergraduate program was established in 1919, the earliest eight-year medical undergraduate program in China. It is known as the palace of Chinese medicine.

3. Peking University Health Science Center

Project 985 and Project 211. Its predecessor was National Beijing Medical School, founded in 1912. It was the first national school specialized in teaching Western medicine established by the Ministry of Education of China. Beijing Medical University and Peking University were merged into the new Peking University, which was later renamed Peking University Medical Department.

4. Shanghai Medical College of Fudan University

Project 211, the first medical school of a national university in China, was founded in 1927, formerly known as the Medical School of National Central University.

5. Capital Medical University

Beijing’s key institutions of higher education, “excellent doctor education and training plan” pilot university, the former name is Beijing Second Medical College.

6. West China Medical Center of Sichuan University

Formerly known as the West China Medical University, which is directly under the Ministry of health, and it is one of the first 4 comprehensive medical universities listed in the national Project 211.

7. Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology

The second level college is affiliated with Huazhong University of Science and Technology and is one of the first batches of Pilot Universities with excellent doctor education and training programs in China. Its predecessor was Shanghai German medical school, later renamed National Tongji University Medical School, and later merged with Medical School of Wuhan University. In 2000, Tongji Medical School of Huazhong University of science and technology was established. It is now one of the five largest medical schools in China

8. Xiangya Medical College, Central South University

It was founded in 1914 by the Hunan Education Society and Yale-China Institute of Yale University. It is the first Chinese-foreign medical school in China and enjoys the reputation of “Southern Xiangya, Northern Xiehe”.

9. Sun Yat-sen Medical School, Sun Yat-sen University

The secondary school, affiliated with Sun Yat-sen University, is one of the first medical colleges jointly built by the Ministry of Education and Ministry of Health.

10. School of Medicine, Zhejiang University

Project 211, the School of Medicine of Zhejiang University has become one of the most famous medical schools in China with a large scale and strength in medical education, scientific research, and medical treatment.


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