Study MBBS in China -Complete Guide

Why to go for China for MBBS?

China is highly known for its rich culture and a respected educational tradition. That tradition continues to this day, especially in the field of medicine: China is now one of the fastest-growing destinations for international students studying MBBS in world. So if you are also planning to do MBBS from china then it would be the great option for you.

China provides high quality education to international students. It has approx 49 authorized medical colleges that accept international students for MBBS. It has been observed that over the past year, students opt China for their medical education because getting admission in MBBS is not an easy task but China is giving admission to international mbbs students in its colleges and universities easily. In fact the fees for medical courses in China are also very reasonable.

There are more other beneficial reasons that students are choosing China for their MBBS Study. Some of them are as follow:

  • Eligibility for any other medical license examination
  • Global recognized medical degree is provided to students
  • Featured teaching system
  • Course Syllabus based on national standard regulations
  • Easy admission process in top medical colleges
  • High living standard
  • Low tuition fees
  • International Studying Environment
  • Excellent public security
  • Various job opportunities available

So, if you are planning to go for China for you MBBS, then your decision is absolutely right. This is the best opportunity for international students to start their career in Abroad. For more details, contact us

China is located in the eastern part of Asia with a swiftly developing economy. The country is also officially termed as the People’s Republic of China and it having the world’s largest population. Due to the large geographical size of the country people can find different types of climates in different parts of China. People of China speak Chinese but in the major cities of country, people can also people speaking and understanding English. The transport system of the country is well developed and you can commute to even remotest areas easily. Due to the great historical background of China one can find Chinese people well cultured and hospitable towards foreigners.

In order to promote education the government of China provides special support to students coming from foreign countries. The government has made special arrangements for overseas students that ensure safety and financial support. Thus, in China you can study peacefully with most advanced facilities within a limited budget.

Most of the Chinese Medical Universities rank among the best 500 universities in the world & it is about 70% cheaper than undertaking the same course in Europe or the USA. The lower cost of living and low tuition fees is one factor that might help you make your decision.


UNIVERSITIESFees Per YearTotal 5 years
Zhejiang University428004280002470002470000
Jilin University290002900001750001750000
Anhui Medical University300003000001833001833000
Wenzhou Med.college300003000001833001833000
Zhengzhou University350003500002124902124900
Capital Med.uni. Beijing380003800002686502686500
North Sichuan Medical University3100031000021,28,002128000
Xiamen Medical University380003800002350002350000
China Medical University400004000002465002465000
Xian Jiatong University400004000002525002525000
Sun Yat-sen University480004800002703002703000
Shandong University450004500002080002080000
Jiangsu University300003000001452001452000
Jianxi Medical College of TCM170001700001185001185000
Nanjing University330003300002050002050000
Hubei University of Medicine150001500001020001020000
Nanchang University200002000001380001338000

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Top MBBS Universities in China

Xiamen Medical University

Xiamen University, founded in 1921 by tan kah kee, the well-known patriotic overseas Chinese leader, as the first university in China founded by an overseas. Xiamen University is a key comprehensive university directly affiliated to the Ministry of Education of China, and ranked in the top 16th of the over 2000 university and colleges in China. Xiamen University is a first-class, comprehensive university with extensive international influence. The university lies between the foot of green hills and the blue sea. With its campus on either side of Xiamen bay, Xiamen University is proud of its reputation as having the most beautiful university campuses in China, even in Asia.

Nanjing Medical University

Nanjing” – has a simple meaning in the Chinese language. “Nan” meaning south and “Jing” meaning capital. Earlier, China as a country was divided into two parts such as North China and South China due to the large size of the country and had 2 capital cities to administer it properly. Beijing was the North and Nanjing was the South Capital of China for a long time. In modern times, the capital is now treated as Beijing alone. Nanjing has become the economic, cultural, and political centre of China having a beautiful city with a well-maintained infrastructure. Nanjing Medical University, graded B+ by WHO is situated in this city. The city is in Jiangsu province (where of course even the Jiangsu University is also situated, just 45 minutes drive from Nanjing Medical University).

China Medical University

China Medical University (CMU) was the first medical school established by the Chinese Communist Party. Its precursor was the Chinese Workers’-Peasants’ Red Army Military Medical School and Chinese Workers’-Peasants’ Red Army Health School founded in Ruijin city, Jiangxi province in 1931.
Over 70,000 senior specialised medical personnel have been educated by CMU since its establishment. Its graduates are all over China and some countries and regions of the world. It nurtured so many famous medical experts and leaders of national health administration and education.

Wenzhou Medical University

Wenzhou Medical University (WMU), it’s history can be traced back from Zhejiang Medical School established in Hangzhou in 1912. Wenzhou Medical University is ranked as the 18th among the medical schools in China. The average passing rate of WMU graduates in Chinese Doctor’s License examinations is more than 80% and within the top 10% among all Chinese Medical Schools.

The passing rate was the 5th place of the 147 medical schools in China. In 2015, the employee satisfaction rate was ranked the 2nd place among the graduates and the 5th place among the employers in China. Wenzhou Medical University embraces internationalization in the course of its development.

It has established partnerships with more than 80 universities and institutions all over the world, collaborating in scholar/student exchanges, joint education programs, joint research, etc. Two Confucius Institutes have been co-established with Burapha University in Thailand and SUNY College of Optometry respectively.

North Sichuan Medical University

North Sichuan Medical University (NSMU) is a government-run university of medicine in Sichuan Province. It is located in Nanchong, the second largest higher education center of Sichuan Province. Nanchong is a famous city. It is known for the origin of the Three Kingdoms Culture. The University’s two campuses occupy an area of over 820,000 square meters. The University is responsible for the medical care of about 30 million people in the surrounding area of nearly 100,000 km. North Sichuan Medical University enrolls students both at home and abroad, and there are now on campus 13,000 students studying for undergraduate and postgraduate degrees. Under the guidance of its motto,”Commitment, Fraternity, Honesty and Creativity”, the college has developed into an important national and provincial center of high medical education, disease prevention, and rheumatism treatment since its establishment in 1951.

China Three Gorges Medical University

China Three Gorges Situated in Yichang city, a comparably small town in Hubei province, around 400 Indian students are studying MBBS in China at this well known China Three Gorges University. The city is situated at around 2 hour of travel from the fastest growing city of Central China, Wuhan. There is extremely famous for the tourists floating for all year around.

Out of 400 Indian students studying MBBS in China. There are almost 75% of the students are from South India and others are from rest of the country. If you stand on the big central road of this top medical college campus of China having entire facilities for the Chinese students and the international students on its right side and student hostels, International canteen and other facilities on the left side, you would see an Indian student moving on the road in their Indian attire, mostly in “Loongi” in the evening hours.

These students left their home from Kerala in the dream to pursue Medical program at a top medical college in China and doing so peacefully, safely and happily.


How much does it cost to study MBBS in China?

In China, all the best govt. Universities are MCI approved. Since there is no medical entrance test for the students, the medical colleges charge fees which are quite affordable. The costs along with the hostel accommodation for the students start from 2 lakhs.

Can we go to China for MBBS without NEET?

No, the criteria are different for the students to study MBBS in China. There is no entrance test for admission in MBBS. They only require a minimum of 60% in PCB in 12th class.

Is China best for MBBS?

China offers you the best quality education with an affordable fee structure. Along with that, all the medical universities work under the approval of the medical council of India. China is considered as one of the best options for MBBS.

Which country is best for MBBS China or Russia?

China is the best options as it provides education at a higher level. Along with that, the best 45 universities are MCI approved and provides the medical experience of 1 year during the period of their graduation to students.

Is MBBS degree from China valid in India?

The MBBS students have to give the MCI screening test to do their medical practice in India. These rules are not only for china graduates, but now all the foreign graduates have to provide the same for continuing their medical practice in India.

Which university is best for MBBS in China?

Shihezi University, A-grade university if you want to pursue MBBS in China. This is the only MCI approved university that has 75% passing rate for the students who give MCI screening test in India. It also has about same medical syllabus as in India.