Chongqing Medical University is a state key university under the administration of the Chongqing Municipal Government with an integrated educational system of graduation, masters, doctoral, and postdoctoral programs in medicine as well as other health-related fields. Presently, the university has become a major public medical university that is jointly administrated and supported by the Ministry of Education of China, the Ministry of Health of China, and Chongqing Municipal Government. In 2013, Chongqing Medical University ranked 6th among all medical universities in China. In graduate education and discipline competitiveness, the university ranked 12th among all Chinese universities offering medical disciplines.
University at a Glance
Founded in: 1956
Address: No.1 Yixueyuan Road, Yuzhong District, Chongqing 400016, P. R. China
Number of Students: 25,857 (over 1,000 international students)
Academic Staff: 4,824
Academic Session Begins: September
Medium of Teaching: English
Recognized by: WHO, NMC, PMDC, USMLE, HPCSA, SCHS
Total Area: 2.79 million square meters
University Campus: 2 campuses
Library: a collection of 1.32 million books
Food: several dining halls on the campus providing kinds of delicious food for international students
Weather: the annual average temperature is 18 °C; the annual average precipitation is 1,250 mm
Nearest Airport: Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport in Yubei, China
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Admission Procedure: Direct (No Entrance Examination)
Chongqing Medical University’s faculty members include over 300 professors and over 800 associate professors. There are 188 Ph.D. supervisors. Many of them have been selected for some national programs, such as Project for Millions of Talented People of New Century, Cheung Kong Scholar and Innovative Team Program, Project for New Century Excellent Talents in Universities, and Project for Trans-century Talents, etc. The university also has 3 state key laboratories of the Ministry of Education, 1 state key laboratory for Chongqing and the Ministry of Science and Technology, 1 national engineering research center, 18 municipal key laboratories, 11 research institutes, 6 research centers, and 22 research laboratories.
Eligibility to study MBBS in China at Chongqing Medical University
In China, MBBS is popularly known as General Medicine. Therefore, students seeking to study General Medicine at Chongqing Medical University must qualify for admission. The qualifications for studying General Medicine in this Institution include:
1) NEET Qualification is mandatory.
2) 50% in Physics, Biology, and Chemistry.
3) Applicant must be up to 17 years old as of December 31
4) Medical Fitness certificate
5) The student must have no criminal report.
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Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)
Duration of course: 5 years + 1-year internship (can be done in their respective country)
The form of Studies: Full-time
Updated Fee Structure
Tuition Fee(2021): 200,000 Rupees/year (approx.)
Accommodation Fee(2021): Double room- 38,400 Rupees/year (approx.); Single room- 76,800 Rupees/year (approx.)
Insurance Fee(2021): 4,800 Rupees/year (approx.)
Damage Deposit(2021): 4,000 Rupees (approx.)
Cost of Living(2021): 8,000 Rupees/month (approx.)
Total Cost(2021): 310,400-389,200 Rupees/year (approx.)
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Facilities at Join Chongqing Medical University
- 24/7/365 accessibility of Internet network
- Binding books and photocopy amenities
- Sports arena and playground
- Comfy library amenities
- Transportation and Medical Amenities
- 100% Tight Security
- Canteen provisions
- Advanced labs
- Affiliated medical centers
- Recreational area
Campus and Accommodation:
The main campus of Chongqing Medical University is located in Yuzhong District and has nearby restaurants, hospitals, shops, post offices, banks, launderettes, swimming pools, and gyms. Buses and monorails facilities are also available close to the university. The Jinyun campus is located in Shapingba District, with a peaceful and beautiful landscape. Both campuses have an apartment for international students with comfortable accommodations.
Single rooms and double rooms are available for international students. For the double room, the roommate could be assigned by the University or chosen by the international student after reaching the university. Separate floor accommodations are provided for males and females. The hostel building equips with a private bathroom with a 24-hours hot water supply, necessary furniture, Internet access, and an air-conditioner.
Chongqing Medical University has accomplished several large-scale research projects including some state-level projects supported by the National Key Technology Research and Development Program in the 6th to 9th Five-year Plan for National Economic and Social Development, Key Program of National Natural Science Foundation, National Basic Research Program, and the National Hi-Tech Research and Development Program.
The High-intensity Focused Ultrasonic Therapy System, which was initiated by Chongqing Medical University, is the first large-scale medical equipment system and has been exported to about 10 foreign countries. The university has twice won the National Prize for Progress in Science and Technology, once won the National Award for Technological Invention, and won over 80 municipal awards.
Accommodation will be provided in the Foreign Students’ Building where the international students can have a single room with a private bathroom and other necessary facilities.