Tianjin Medical University, China
Tianjin Medical University was the first medical institution approved by the State Council of the People’s Republic of China. Approved by the State Education Council, in 1993, the Tianjin Medical College and the Tianjin Second Medical College integrated into the Tianjin Medical University. In December 1996, the university was accepted into Project 211, becoming one of the 97 key institutions given development priority by the State. Presently, Tianjin Medical University comprises of 6 university hospitals, 11 clinical colleges, and over 30 teaching hospitals.
Established in: 1951
Address: 22 Qixiangtai Road, Tianjin, Tianjin, China
The Medium of Study: English
Acknowledged by: WHO, State Council of the People’s Republic of China, listed in International Medical Education Directory (IMED)
Total Area: 400,000 square meters
Library: A collection of 510,000 volumes, 3,000 journals (designated as Central Library by the Ministry of Health), and the Internet for medical education.
Weather: The average rainfall is 600mm; average temperature is +12 °C
Nearest Airport: Tianjin Binhai International Airport located in Dongli District, Tianjin, China
Living Cost: 15,000 Rupees per month (approx.)
Tianjin Medical University consists of a large group of distinguished professors and scholars from home country China, as well as other foreign countries. The university boasts 9 Research Institutions, a Key Laboratory of Ministry of Health, and 9 Clinical Pharmacology Center of Ministry of Health. Over past 10 years, around 300 medical researches received the appraisals and 11 pieces of research won the national awards.
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)
Duration: 6 years with 1-2 years of mandatory internship (can be done in affiliated hospitals or healthcare facilities of your own country)
Tuition Fee: 318,500 Rupees per year (approx.)
Hostel Fee: 117,800 Rupees per year (approx.)
Food Cost: 61,300 Rupees (approx.)
Experimental Material Charges: 21,400 Rupees (approx.)
International Students’ Education:
The international students’ education at Tianjin Medical University focuses on special and characteristic methods of teaching for maintaining influence and prestige in the world. International Medical School adhered to the policy of “one orientation, three tasks and five works”. Tianjin Medical University has the largest foreign population with students from over 24 countries. Most of the time, foreign students arrive early, in spring, for obtaining an early start in learning the Chinese language as it is compulsory for every student enrolling in the university. Chinese language classes are incorporated in the first 2 years of the medical syllabus; which will help the students to converse with patients during hospital or clinic visits and also, for interacting with domestic students.
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.