MBBS Colleges in China
The duration of course is 5 years in all MBBS colleges in China for Indian students. The medium of instruction is English. All of the available medical universities in China for Indian students are listed below and full details can be accessed by clicking them individually. All of the below MBBS colleges in China are recognized by WHO (World Health Organization) & MCI (Medical Council of India).
MBBS Colleges in China : For Indian Students
The medical universities in China that are approved & recognized by MCI (Medical Council of India) for accepting students from India are listed as below :
- China Three Gorges University
- Beihua Medical University
- Nantong University
- Kunming Medical University
- Fujian Medical University
- Wenzhou Medical University
- Anhui Medical University
- Shihezi University
- Guangzhou Medical University
- North Sichuan Medical University
- Soochow University
- Xiamen Medical University
- Jiangsu Medical University
- Nanjing Medical University
- Qingdao University
- Jilin University
- Jinzhou Medical University
- Ningxia Medical University
- Zhengzhou University
- Guangxi Medical University
- Sichuan Medical University
- Hust University
- China Medical University
- Xian Jiatong University
- Dalian University
- Capital Medical University
- Tianjin Medical University
MBBS Colleges in China : MCI Recognition
All medical universities in China that are offered by us above, are recognized by MCI (Medical Council of India) and the same can be checked online by visiting list of medical colleges to study MBBS abroad. We strongly recommend each and every student to once visit the MCI’s official website and verify that the selected medical college in China, where he/she intends to take MBBS admission in China is recognized in MCI’s website. This is very important, as only those students who complete their MBBS course from a MCI recognized medical university in China are allowed to appear in the MCI Screening Test/FMGE/National Exit Test in India for practicing medicine here.
Medical Colleges in China : Government/Private
All MBBS colleges in China that are currently being offered by us to Indian students are government universities. This is one of the prime reasons for such low MBBS fees in China as compared to Indian medical colleges. There are hundreds of government medical universities in China today, are actually sufficient to provide adequate healthcare services to whole of it’s population. Hence, neither there has been any such requirement nor competition among universities or colleges in China for establishing private medical colleges in China yet.
Medical Universities in China : Fees Criteria
Just as not all MBBS medical colleges in India have the same fee structure, the same applies to China too. However, there are some obvious factors which determine and help us understand the varying pattern of fees in different medical colleges in China. Some of the factors are as mentioned below :
- Location of university
- Establishment year of university
- Number of foreign students enrolled in university
- Number of years since English medium course started
- Standard of hostel & facilities for foreign students
- Level of expertise of medical faculty teaching in English medium
- Number of hospitals associated with university for clinical classes
- Additional facility of MCI training & preparation
- Availability of guest lecturers from India
- Use of modern & digital technology in teaching
- Opportunity to participate in exchange programs with other countries
These above factors are not the only ones that are taken into consideration while deciding fees. There are some top notch universities in China, that have very good infrastructure and facilities, but offer MBBS course in low fees as a step to attract more international students and stay in competition with other universities that are well established since decades.
How to Choose Best Medical University in China ?
With so many renowned MBBS universities in China, it can be rather confusing at times to finalize one among them. A basic approach which we suggest should be, simply to plan and first of all decide your total expenditure for whole MBBS course including living expenses, travelling to India expenses and any other miscellaneous expenses which you have in your mind. After which, you should calculate the total amount which you can afford per year and then start looking for options within that budget. We are always here to suggest the best possible option within your affordable budget and help you finalize the best MBBS university in China accordingly. As not all medical universities in China allow transfer of fees through loan directly to their bank accounts, we also advise on universities to choose from if you wish to study with loan assistance in China.
MBBS Education in Medical Universities in China
Students who plan of choose a MBBS colleges in China should know one thing, that it is one country which invests much more in education field every year than most other countries. The country is promoting it’s campaign to accept students in all medical universities of China by even offering various scholarships. The country has more than 18 of it’s medical universities in top 100 universities of the world list. The medical universities in China are run by the government through Ministry of Health of the People’s Republic of China and Ministry of Education of China. All of it’s medical universities are approved by WHO (World Health Organization) & MCI (Medial Council of India). Currently, there are 45-50 medical universities in China where Indian students can apply for MBBS course in English medium. More than 3,000 students apply in medical colleges in China every year from India alone. MBBS colleges in China do not offer as many seats as Russia, Ukraine or Kyrgyzstan. Most of it’s universities offer 40 to maximum 100 seats for Indian students every year.
The duration of MBBS in China is of 5 years in English medium for Indian students. It is an year less time as compared to Russia & Ukraine, while similar to that of Kyrgyzstan. The degree awarded to Indian students in China after completion of their course is of M.D. Physician (Aka. MBBS in India). Students must clear a national government licensing exam in China as the final examination of their medical courses to get their degrees. After which they can appear in the MCI Screening Test/FMGE/National Exit Test to further get their registration done in India for practicing medicine as a registered MBBS practitioner. The professors & doctors involved in imparting education to Indian students are highly skilled with immense experience in their fields of teaching and have proficiency in English language. In contrary to what most of us in India believe about China, they are very friendly with Indians and welcome students with generosity. It’s probably in their tradition to be an excellent host & always welcome their guests.
Classes in all medical colleges of China have maximum 15 students in one batch. Lower number of students in a class allows teachers to pay proper attention to each of them. The students are taught most of the theoretical subjects during the initial 2 years of their medical education. They get to visit the hospitals regularly from the 3rd year of MBBS to communicate with local patients and diagnose them. Reports are then submitted by students to hospital doctors for assessment. Students are also taught the Chinese language as a regular subject i.e. Mandarin, so that they are easily able to communicate with local people for their daily needs & and most importantly to communicate with patients in hospitals. The grading system of MBBS in China is done on a 5/4 scale i.e. Grades from A to F (Skipping E) denote from the highest score to the lowest/fail. Tests & exams are conducted on a very regular basis in China. They are done in offline & online mode and are taken in oral, written, practical, MCQ types, etc.
Chinese medical universities have highly developed modern infrastructure and are equipped with with best in class technology to make sure that students learn about the latest medical advances & technology that is in use in other parts of the world. The MBBS colleges in China have separate hostels for foreign students for their accommodation. Strict discipline and order is maintained in hostels with round the clock security. All rooms are pre-equipped study tables, study chairs, wardrobes, lamps, beds, bed sheets, pillows, etc. before the arrival of fresh students. Boys and girls have separate blocks and floors in hostels. Indian mess facility is also available with in the hostel premises for Indian students especially. Students can choose to opt for vegetarian or non-vegetarian meals. Medical universities also organize annual sports & cultural events for Indian students to help them bring out their inner talents and skills which helps in their overall personality development. Indian festivals like Holi, Diwali, Eid, etc. are also celebrated by Indian students every year with great enthusiasm and joy.
MBBS universities of China have been one of the oldest destinations for students from India. The quality & standard of education being imparted in China is well recognized in India and students prefer it as one the best destinations for medical education abroad. The number of medical seats in each of the MBBS colleges in China is very limited and it is one country where seats are filled much before other countries like Russia, Ukraine or Kyrgyzstan. So, all eligible students from India who have good academic record (As per the university eligibility requirement) and are interested to apply in medical college in China must apply well in time as most of the university’s seats get over by mid of July every year. The country is very welcoming to foreign students and Indian students who have completed their medical education from China have always said, that the time they spent in China was the best part of their life.