Admission Helpline

Call Us: + 91 997 453 0111

China

Home >  China

Study MBBS in China 2024 Intake

Embarking on a journey to study MBBS in China has been a prevailing choice among Indian students since 2005, signifying a continuous trend.

For many aspiring Indian medical students, China consistently emerges as the preferred destination for pursuing MBBS. As the most populous nation globally, China remains dynamic and forward-thinking, with the government actively promoting education.

A noteworthy commitment has been made to enroll 500,000 international students in top-tier universities by 2020, making the prospect of studying MBBS in China even more enticing for Indian students.

Get Started

Let's know more!

China at a Glance

Capital

Beijing

Currency

Renminbi (RMB)

Exchange Rates to INR

1 CNY = 11.5 INR
(CNY/INR currency converter)

Cost of living

Varies significantly depending on city and lifestyle. Generally, moderate to 
high compared to India.

Official Language

Mandarin Chinese

Minimum Temperature

-10°C to 5°C

Maximum Temperature

25°C to 35°C

Religion

No official religion, but dominant religions include Buddhism, Taoism, and Confucianism.

English Speaking Population

Limited, especially outside major cities.

Population

Approximately 1.4 billion (as of 2023)

Time Difference

UTC+8 (3.5 hours ahead of IST)

Travel Time

Varies depending on the city and mode of transportation. Flights from major Indian cities typically take 4-6 hours.

Climate

Diverse, ranging from subtropical in the south to subarctic in the north.

MBBS Course Duration

6 years (Including Internship)

Intake Month

September (in general)

Medium of instruction

Primarily Chinese, with some universities offering programs in English.

MBBS in China 2024-25

List of Universities with Fee Structure

Nanjing Medical University

Government Medical Universtiy

Nanjing Medical University (NMU) founded in 1934 is one of the key universities in Jiangsu Province. It is co-sponsored by the Ministry of Education, the National Health and Family Planning Commission and Jiangsu Provincial Government. The university has two campuses with a land area of 87 hectares. The university has passed the accreditation of clinical medicine by the Ministry of Education and has obtained the longest certification cycle of 8 years. NMU is among top 500 in the “academic ranking of world universities” for the past five years.

NMU has 24 affiliated hospitals and more than 50 teaching hospitals including one teaching hospital in Indonesia. Presently NMU has 212 professors, 303 associate professors. NMU has an excellent research and teaching team including academicians of Chinese Academy of Foreign Academicians of the US National Academy of Medicine and state-level well-known teachers.

In 2007, NMU was approved by the Ministry of Education as the first group of universities from mainland China to enroll international students in MBBS program. NMU MBBS program has successfully passed the accreditation of medical councils or associations of several countries, such as Thailand, India and Mauritius.

International graduates of NMU have got a high passing rate in their home country’s medical licensing examinations. The one-time passing rate for Nepalese students is 83% and Indian students above 50%; according to incomplete statistics, 13 MBBS graduates have passed the Step 1 or Step 2 examinations of USMLE, 3 students passed AMC and 1 student passed PLAB from 2010 to 2017.

If you want to dedicate yourself in the noble endeavor of saving the ill and easing the suffering, if you want to contribute to the well-being of the people, if you want to put a stop to the propagation of diseases, if you want to mark your footprint in the history by developing new therapies, Nanjing Medical University is the place to go! We welcome all students from the globe to join our family! For more information on application and financial support, Call to All India Student Help line Number: +91-9974530111

Established in 1934

Location : Nanjing

Course Duration: 5 Years

Nanjing Medical University (NMU) FEE IN RMB (Per Year) 1st/Year (INR) 2nd/Year (INR) 3rd/Year (INR) 4th/Year (INR) 5th/Year (INR) 6th/Year (INR) Total (INR)
Tuition Fee
34000 RMB
374000
374000
374000
374000
374000
374000
1870000
Hostel Fee(AC Room)
6000 RMB
66000
66000
66000
66000
66000
66000
330000
Visa Renewal (Duration : 5 YEAR)
800 RMB
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
44000
Insurance Fees (5 Year)
800 RMB
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
44000
Text Book & Registration
1300 RMB
14300
--
--
--
--
--
14300
Total
471900
457600
457600
457600
457600
2302300
1 RMB = 11 INR (approx)

Note:

  • Food Cost is Extra (Rs.5000/- Per Month Approx.)
:: RECOGNIZED BY ::
Jiangsu University

Government Medical Universtiy

Jiangsu University (JSU) was founded in 1902 sharing the same root with Nanjing University, Southeast University, etc. and has developed to be a national comprehensive key university.

There are more than 2,600 universities in Chinese Mainland. According to ESI Ranking, JSU rose from 78 in 2015 to 50 in 2019 in the general ranking among Chinese Mainland’s universities. In THE World University Ranking 2020, JSU ranked 43 of all universities in Chinese Mainland. In QS Asian University Ranking 2020, JSU ranked 51 of all universities in Chinese Mainland.7 disciplines have been ranked as top 1% globally in ESI: Engineering, Clinical Medicine, Materials Science, Chemistry, Agricultural Science, Pharmacology & Toxicology and Biology & Biochemistry, among which the best are Engineering ranked as top 1.78‰, Chemistry as top 2.17‰, Materials Science as top 2.68‰ and Agricultural Science as 3.63‰.

Established in 1902

Location : Zhenjiang

Course Duration: 5 Years

Nanjing Medical University (NMU) FEE IN RMB (Per Year) 1st/Year (INR) 2nd/Year (INR) 3rd/Year (INR) 4th/Year (INR) 5th/Year (INR) 6th/Year (INR) Total (INR)
Tuition Fee
34000 RMB
374000
374000
374000
374000
374000
374000
1870000
Hostel Fee
4900 RMB
53900
53900
53900
53900
53900
53900
269500
Visa Renewal (Duration : 5 YEAR)
800 RMB
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
44000
Insurance Fees (5 Year)
800 RMB
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
44000
Text Book & Registration
1300 RMB
14300
--
--
--
--
--
14300
Total
459800
445500
445500
445500
445500
2241800
1 RMB = 11 INR (approx)

Note:

  • Food Cost is Extra (Rs.5000/- Per Month Approx.)
:: RECOGNIZED BY ::
Xi’an Jiao tong University

Government Medical Universtiy

Address: 28 Xianning W Rd, Jiaoda Commerce Block, Beilin, Xi’an, Shaanxi, China

Xi’an Jiaotong University (XJTU) is a key university under the direct administration of the Ministry of Education of China and is one of the oldest universities in China.

Established in 1896

Location : Xi’an

Course Duration: 5 Years

Nanjing Medical University (NMU) FEE IN RMB (Per Year) 1st/Year (INR) 2nd/Year (INR) 3rd/Year (INR) 4th/Year (INR) 5th/Year (INR) 6th/Year (INR) Total (INR)
Tuition Fee
40000 RMB
440000
440000
440000
440000
440000
440000
2200000
Hostel Fee
8700 RMB
95700
95700
95700
95700
95700
95700
478500
Visa Renewal
800 RMB
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
44000
Insurance Fees (5 Year)
800 RMB
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
44000
Text Book & Registration
1000 RMB
11000
--
--
--
--
--
11000
Total
564300
553300
553300
553300
553300
2777500
1 RMB = 11 INR (approx)

Note:

  • Food Cost is Extra (Rs.5000/- Per Month Approx.)
:: RECOGNIZED BY ::
Shandong University

Government Medical Universtiy

Address: China, Shandong, Jinan, Licheng District, Jinan, Shanda S Rd, 27.

Shandong University, under the direct jurisdiction of the Ministry of Education, is a key comprehensive university with a long history, a variety of disciplines, strong academic strength, and distinctive characteristics, which has great influence both at home and abroad. In 2017, SDU was chosen as one of the 36 Class A universities on the list of Double First Class University Plan released by the central government of China.

Established in 1901

Location : Shandong

Course Duration: 5 Years

Nanjing Medical University (NMU) FEE IN RMB (Per Year) 1st/Year (INR) 2nd/Year (INR) 3rd/Year (INR) 4th/Year (INR) 5th/Year (INR) 6th/Year (INR) Total (INR)
Tuition Fee
45000 RMB
495000
495000
495000
495000
495000
495000
2475000
Hostel Fee
9000 RMB
99000
99000
99000
99000
99000
99000
495000
Visa Renewal
800 RMB
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
44000
Insurance Fees (5 Year)
800 RMB
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
44000
Text Book & Registration
1300 RMB
14300
--
--
--
--
--
14300
Total
625900
611600
611600
611600
611600
3072300
1 RMB = 11 INR (approx)

Note:

  • Food Cost is Extra (Rs.5000/- Per Month Approx.)
:: RECOGNIZED BY ::
Sichuan University

Government Medical Universtiy

Address: China, Sichuan, Chengdu, Qingyang District, Shuncheng St, 252, 610017.

Sichuan University is an institution that comprises three former national universities: the former Sichuan University, the former Chengdu University of Science and Technology, and the former West China University of Medical Sciences. The history of Sichuan University dates back to the Sichuan Chinese and Western School founded by Lu Chuanlin, Governor of Sichuan in 1896 on the orders of Emperor Guangxu. It is the earliest modern institute of higher education in Southwest China. The former Chengdu University of Science and Technology was one of the earliest multi-disciplinary engineering universities established through a restructuring program of colleges and universities.

Established in 1896

Location : Chengdu

Course Duration: 5 Years

Nanjing Medical University (NMU) FEE IN RMB (Per Year) 1st/Year (INR) 2nd/Year (INR) 3rd/Year (INR) 4th/Year (INR) 5th/Year (INR) 6th/Year (INR) Total (INR)
Tuition Fee
38000 RMB
418000
418000
418000
418000
418000
418000
2090000
Hostel Fee
6000 RMB
66000
66000
66000
66000
66000
66000
330000
Insurance
600 RMB
6600
6600
6600
6600
6600
6600
33000
Resident Permit
800 RMB
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
44000
Registration
600 RMB
6600
--
--
--
--
--
6600
Total
566500
499400
499400
499400
499400
2503600
1 RMB = 11 INR (approx)

Note:

  • Food Cost is Extra (Rs.5000/- Per Month Approx.)
:: RECOGNIZED BY ::
Qingdao University

Government Medical Universtiy

Address: 308 Ning Xia Lu, Laoshan District, Qingdao, Shandong, China, 266071.

Is this your dream to become a successful doctor? Qingdao University is one of the most reputed public universities that is popular for its educational pedagogy. The high-quality education system, multicultural aspects allow an influx of 41000 students for enrollment. The world-class facilities, easy admission process attracts more than 1600 students from overseas. Here, you can escape the pressure of a heavy amount of donation. The medical courses are offered for 6 years that facilitate 1 year of internship at affiliated hospitals. Besides, providing essential amenities, the scholarship facility is provided also to the students. This university is recognized by renowned medical bodies like MCI, WHO.

Established in 1985

Location : Qing

Course Duration: 5 Years

Nanjing Medical University (NMU) FEE IN RMB (Per Year) 1st/Year (INR) 2nd/Year (INR) 3rd/Year (INR) 4th/Year (INR) 5th/Year (INR) 6th/Year (INR) Total (INR)
Tuition Fee
30000 RMB
330000
330000
330000
330000
330000
330000
1650000
Hostel Fee
10000 RMB
110000
110000
110000
110000
110000
110000
550000
Visa Renewal & Insurance Fees
1600 RMB
17600
17600
17600
17600
17600
17600
88000
Text Book
500 RMB
5500
--
--
--
--
--
5500
First Time Registration FEE, Deposit
800 RMB
8800
--
--
--
--
--
8800
Total
471900
457600
457600
457600
457600
2302300
1 RMB = 11 INR (approx)

Note:

  • Food Cost is Extra (Rs.5000/- Per Month Approx.)
:: RECOGNIZED BY ::
China Medical University

Government Medical Universtiy

Address: No. 91, Xueshi Road, North District, Taichung City, Taiwan 404.

China Medical University (CMU) was established as China Medical College on June 6, 1958 and transformed itself into China Medical University in 2003. It is the first academic institution in Taiwan where Chinese medicine and pharmacy programs are provided. The university has steadily grown to its present position as one of the foremost medical universities in Taiwan. The university has two major campuses, Taichung (including Wuquan and Ankang) and Beigang.

Established in 1958

Location : Shenyang

Course Duration: 5 Years

Nanjing Medical University (NMU) FEE IN RMB (Per Year) 1st/Year (INR) 2nd/Year (INR) 3rd/Year (INR) 4th/Year (INR) 5th/Year (INR) 6th/Year (INR) Total (INR)
Tuition Fee
40000 RMB
440000
440000
440000
440000
440000
440000
2200000
Hostel Fee
7500 RMB
82500
82500
82500
82500
82500
82500
412500
Visa Renewal
800 RMB
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
44000
Insurance Fees
600 RMB
6600
6600
6600
6600
6600
6600
33000
Text Book & Registration
3800 RMB
41800
--
--
--
--
--
41800
Total
579700
537900
537900
537900
537900
2731300
1 RMB = 11 INR (approx)

Note:

  • Food Cost is Extra (Rs.5000/- Per Month Approx.)
:: RECOGNIZED BY ::
Guangzhou Medical University

Government Medical Universtiy

Address: 195 Dongfeng W Rd, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, China.

Guangzhou Medical University (GMU), formerly known as Guangzhou Medical College, founded in 1958, is a medical institution which offers a full range of programs at undergraduate and graduate levels. GMU has two main campuses. The Yuexiu campus is located in the downtown center of Guangzhou City, near Liuhua Lake Park and Yuexiu Mountain. The Panyu Campus, is a new 247 acre campus, situated in Panyu District of Guangzhou City near the Pearl River, an ideal place for learning and research.

Established in 1958

Location : Guangzhou

Course Duration: 5 Years

Nanjing Medical University (NMU) FEE IN RMB (Per Year) 1st/Year (INR) 2nd/Year (INR) 3rd/Year (INR) 4th/Year (INR) 5th/Year (INR) 6th/Year (INR) Total (INR)
Tuition Fee
30000 RMB
330000
330000
330000
330000
330000
330000
1650000
Hostel Fee (AC Room)
6000 RMB
66000
66000
66000
66000
66000
66000
330000
Insurance & Medical
1100 RMB
12100
12100
12100
12100
12100
12100
60500
Resident Permit
800 RMB
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
44000
First Time Registration FEE, Deposit
1000 RMB
11000
--
--
--
--
--
11000
Total
427900
416900
416900
416900
416900
2095500
1 RMB = 11 INR (approx)

Note:

  • Food Cost is Extra (Rs.5000/- Per Month Approx.)
:: RECOGNIZED BY ::
Xuzhou Medical University

Government Medical Universtiy

Address: Yunlong District, Xuzhou, China.

Xuzhou Medical University, founded in 1958, is an institution of high education under the direct administration of Jiangsu Provincial Government. After more than fifty years development, XZMU has now become the center of medical education, medical service and medical research in the north of Jiangsu Province as well as Huaihai Economic Zone which consists of the combined parts of Jiangsu, Shandong, Henan and Anhwei.

Established in 1958

Location : Xuzhou

Course Duration: 5 Years

Nanjing Medical University (NMU) FEE IN RMB (Per Year) 1st/Year (INR) 2nd/Year (INR) 3rd/Year (INR) 4th/Year (INR) 5th/Year (INR) 6th/Year (INR) Total (INR)
Tuition Fee
32000 RMB
352000
352000
352000
352000
352000
352000
1760000
Hostel Fee
4600 RMB
50600
50600
50600
50600
50600
50600
253000
Visa Renewal
400 RMB
4400
4400
4400
4400
4400
4400
22000
Insurance & Medical
1300 RMB
14300
14300
14300
14300
14300
14300
71500
First Time Registration FEE, Deposit
400 RMB
4400
--
--
--
--
--
4400
Total
425700
421300
421300
421300
421300
421300
1 RMB = 11 INR (approx)

Note:

  • Food Cost is Extra (Rs.5000/- Per Month Approx.)
:: RECOGNIZED BY ::
Guangxi Medical University

Government Medical Universtiy

Address: 22 Shuangyong Rd, Qingxiu District, Nanning, Guangxi, China.

Founded in the year 1934, Guangxi Medical University is a research-based university that imparts education in the discipline of medicine. The university is one of the oldest medical academic institutions in the country and is strongly backed by the government. Apart from education, the university is also a treatment and healthcare center in the area. Presently, GXMU provides bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs. It also offers several continuing education and training programs.

Established in 1934

Location : Nanning

Course Duration: 5 Years

Nanjing Medical University (NMU) FEE IN RMB (Per Year) 1st/Year (INR) 2nd/Year (INR) 3rd/Year (INR) 4th/Year (INR) 5th/Year (INR) 6th/Year (INR) Total (INR)
Tuition Fee
35000 RMB
385000
385000
385000
385000
385000
385000
1925000
Hostel Fee
6000 RMB
66000
66000
66000
66000
66000
66000
330000
Visa Renewal & Insurance Fees
1000 RMB
11000
11000
11000
11000
11000
11000
55000
Insurance & Medical
1300 RMB
14300
14300
14300
14300
14300
14300
71500
First Time Registration FEE, Deposit
1800 RMB
19800
--
--
--
--
--
19800
Total
487300
462000
462000
462000
462000
2335300
1 RMB = 11 INR (approx)

Note:

  • Food Cost is Extra (Rs.5000/- Per Month Approx.)
:: RECOGNIZED BY ::
Capital Medical University

Government Medical Universtiy

Address: Fengtai District, China.

CMU is a well-known academic institution for its strong capacity in scientific research. It hosts many key national and municipal disciplines, laboratories and exchange stations for post-doctoral research. High-caliber national and municipal research and training centers and institutes are founded here, covering a wide range of fields including General Practitioner Training, Clinical Medicine, Basic Medicine, Neurosciences, Ophthalmology, Geriatrics, Urology, Cardiology, Pain Medicine, Toxicology, Biomedical Engineering, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Reproduction, Health Policy, etc.

Established in 1960

Location : Beijing

Course Duration: 5 Years

Nanjing Medical University (NMU) FEE IN RMB (Per Year) 1st/Year (INR) 2nd/Year (INR) 3rd/Year (INR) 4th/Year (INR) 5th/Year (INR) 6th/Year (INR) Total (INR)
Tuition Fee
42000 RMB
462000
462000
462000
462000
462000
462000
2310000
Hostel Fee
7500 RMB
82500
82500
82500
82500
82500
82500
412500
Insurance
600 RMB
6600
6600
6600
6600
6600
6600
33000
Resident Permit
800 RMB
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
44000
Registration
600 RMB
6600
--
--
--
--
--
6600
Total
566500
559900
559900
559900
559900
2806100
1 RMB = 11 INR (approx)

Note:

  • Food Cost is Extra (Rs.5000/- Per Month Approx.)
:: RECOGNIZED BY ::
Harbin Medical University

Government Medical Universtiy

Address: 157 Baojian Rd, Nangang, Harbin, Heilongjiang, China.

Harbin Medical University is located in Harbin, a beautiful city known for its ice and snow, and is known as the “Paris of the East”. The university has gorgeous scenery on the campus, dotted with ancient buildings, with a total area of 2.36 million square meters. HMU was established in 1926 and had a long history and tradition. Its predecessor was the Harbin Special Medical College founded by the pioneer of Chinese medicine Dr. Wu Liande. This is one of the first medical schools to implement seven-year medical courses and has been cooperating with Nankai University and Harbin Institute of Technology to teach students in the seven-year medical courses.

Established in 1960

Location : Beijing

Course Duration: 5 Years

Nanjing Medical University (NMU) FEE IN RMB (Per Year) 1st/Year (INR) 2nd/Year (INR) 3rd/Year (INR) 4th/Year (INR) 5th/Year (INR) 6th/Year (INR) Total (INR)
Tuition Fee
42000 RMB
462000
462000
462000
462000
462000
462000
2310000
Hostel Fee
7500 RMB
82500
82500
82500
82500
82500
82500
412500
Insurance
600 RMB
6600
6600
6600
6600
6600
6600
33000
Resident Permit
800 RMB
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
44000
Registration
600 RMB
6600
--
--
--
--
--
6600
Total
566500
559900
559900
559900
559900
2806100
1 RMB = 11 INR (approx)

Note:

  • Food Cost is Extra (Rs.5000/- Per Month Approx.)
:: RECOGNIZED BY ::
Hebei Medical University

Government Medical Universtiy

Address: 361 Zhongshan E Rd, Chang’an District, Shijiazhuang, Shijiazhuang, Hebei, China.

Harbin Medical University is located in Harbin, a beautiful city known for its ice and snow, and is known as the “Paris of the East”. The university has gorgeous scenery on the campus, dotted with ancient buildings, with a total area of 2.36 million square meters. HMU was established in 1926 and had a long history and tradition. Its predecessor was the Harbin Special Medical College founded by the pioneer of Chinese medicine Dr. Wu Liande. This is one of the first medical schools to implement seven-year medical courses and has been cooperating with Nankai University and Harbin Institute of Technology to teach students in the seven-year medical courses.

Established in 1894

Location : Shijiazhuang

Course Duration: 5 Years

Nanjing Medical University (NMU) FEE IN RMB (Per Year) 1st/Year (INR) 2nd/Year (INR) 3rd/Year (INR) 4th/Year (INR) 5th/Year (INR) 6th/Year (INR) Total (INR)
Tuition Fee
35000 RMB
385000
385000
385000
385000
385000
385000
1925000
Hostel Fee
5000 RMB
55000
55000
55000
55000
55000
55000
275000
Insurance
600 RMB
6600
6600
6600
6600
6600
6600
33000
Resident Permit
800 RMB
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
44000
Registration
600 RMB
6600
--
--
--
--
--
6600
Total
462000
455400
455400
455400
455400
2283600
1 RMB = 11 INR (approx)

Note:

  • Food Cost is Extra (Rs.5000/- Per Month Approx.)
:: RECOGNIZED BY ::
Southeast Medical University

Government Medical Universtiy

Address: 2 Dongnan Daxue Rd, Jiangning District, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China.

SEU, as one of the time-honored institutions of higher learning in China with profound cultural heritage, its origin can be traced back to 1902 when it was founded as Sanjiang Normal College, then known as Liangjiang Normal College, Nanjing Higher Normal School, State Southeast University and State Central University, etc.. In 1952, national colleges and universities greatly adjusted their departments and disciplines by moving out the literature and science disciplines. Based on the College of Engineering of the original State Central University, relevant disciplines of Fudan University, Chiao Tung University, Zhejiang University and University of Nanking etc.

Established in 1902

Location : Nanjing

Course Duration: 5 Years

Nanjing Medical University (NMU) FEE IN RMB (Per Year) 1st/Year (INR) 2nd/Year (INR) 3rd/Year (INR) 4th/Year (INR) 5th/Year (INR) 6th/Year (INR) Total (INR)
Tuition Fee
32800 RMB
360800
360800
360800
360800
360800
360800
1804000
Hostel Fee
6000 RMB
66000
66000
66000
66000
66000
66000
330000
Visa Renewal
400 RMB
4400
4400
4400
4400
4400
4400
22000
Insurance & Medical
1300 RMB
14300
14300
14300
14300
14300
14300
71500
First Time Registration FEE
800 RMB
8800
--
--
--
--
--
8800
Total
454300
445500
445500
445500
445500
2236300
1 RMB = 11 INR (approx)

Note:

  • Food Cost is Extra (Rs.5000/- Per Month Approx.)
:: RECOGNIZED BY ::
Anhui Medical University

Government Medical Universtiy

Address: Hefei, Anhui, China.

Anhui Medical University is a provincial key university jointly built by Anhui Provincial Government, the National Health and Family Planning Commission and the Ministry of Education.

Its predecessor is Private Southeast Medical University founded in Shanghai in 1926. In 1930, it changed the name into Southeast Medical College. At the end of 1949, it moved to Huaiyuan, Anhui Province and became the first higher medical education institution in Anhui Province.

Established in 1926

Location : Hefei

Course Duration: 5 Years

Nanjing Medical University (NMU) FEE IN RMB (Per Year) 1st/Year (INR) 2nd/Year (INR) 3rd/Year (INR) 4th/Year (INR) 5th/Year (INR) 6th/Year (INR) Total (INR)
Tuition Fee
30000 RMB
330000
330000
330000
330000
330000
330000
1650000
Hostel Fee
4000 RMB
44000
44000
44000
44000
44000
44000
220000
Insurance
600 RMB
6600
6600
6600
6600
6600
6600
33000
Resident Permit
400 RMB
4400
4400
4400
4400
4400
4400
22000
Registration
600 RMB
6600
--
--
--
--
--
6600
Total
391600
385000
385000
385000
385000
1931600
1 RMB = 11 INR (approx)

Note:

  • Food Cost is Extra (Rs.5000/- Per Month Approx.)
:: RECOGNIZED BY ::
Tianjin Medical University

Government Medical Universtiy

Established in 1951

Location : Tianjin

Course Duration: 5 Years

Nanjing Medical University (NMU) FEE IN RMB (Per Year) 1st/Year (INR) 2nd/Year (INR) 3rd/Year (INR) 4th/Year (INR) 5th/Year (INR) 6th/Year (INR) Total (INR)
Tuition Fee
47000 RMB
517000
517000
517000
517000
517000
517000
2585000
Hostel Fee
11500 RMB
115000
115000
115000
115000
115000
115000
575000
Visa Renewal
500 RMB
126500
126500
126500
126500
126500
126500
632500
Insurance Fees
FREE
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Text Book & Registration
4700 RMB
51700
--
--
--
--
--
51700
Total
810200
758500
758500
758500
758500
3844200
1 RMB = 11 INR (approx)

Note:

  • Food Cost is Extra (Rs.5000/- Per Month Approx.)
:: RECOGNIZED BY ::
Soochow University

Government Medical Universtiy

Established in 1900

Location : Suzhou

Course Duration: 5 Years

Nanjing Medical University (NMU) FEE IN RMB (Per Year) 1st/Year (INR) 2nd/Year (INR) 3rd/Year (INR) 4th/Year (INR) 5th/Year (INR) 6th/Year (INR) Total (INR)
Tuition Fee
31000 RMB
341000
341000
341000
341000
341000
341000
1705000
Hostel Fee
5000 RMB
55000
55000
55000
55000
55000
55000
275000
Visa Renewal
800 RMB
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
44000
Insurance Fees
800 RMB
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
44000
Text Book & Registration
4300 RMB
47300
--
--
--
--
--
47300
Total
460900
413600
413600
413600
413600
2115300
1 RMB = 11 INR (approx)

Note:

  • Food Cost is Extra (Rs.5000/- Per Month Approx.)
:: RECOGNIZED BY ::
Kunming Medical University

Government Medical Universtiy

Address: 191 Renmin W Rd, Xishan, Kunming, Yunnan, China.

In 1933, Donglu University initiated a specialized associate program in medicine and this has ever since evolved and grown into Kunming Medical University (KMU) of today.

In 1937, the program was expanded and became known as the School of Medicine of Yunnan University, formerly known as Donglu University. In 1956, the School became an independent medical education institution, known as Kunming Medical College ever since.

Established in 1933

Location : Kunming

Course Duration: 5 Years

Nanjing Medical University (NMU) FEE IN RMB (Per Year) 1st/Year (INR) 2nd/Year (INR) 3rd/Year (INR) 4th/Year (INR) 5th/Year (INR) 6th/Year (INR) Total (INR)
Tuition Fee
35000 RMB
385000
385000
385000
385000
385000
385000
1925000
Hostel Fee
3800 RMB
41800
41800
41800
41800
41800
41800
209000
Visa Renewal
400 RMB
4400
4400
4400
4400
4400
4400
22000
Insurance & Medical
1400 RMB
15400
15400
15400
15400
15400
15400
77000
First Time Registration FEE, Deposit
500 RMB
5500
--
--
--
--
--
5500
Total
452100
446600
446600
446600
446600
2238500
1 RMB = 11 INR (approx)

Note:

  • Food Cost is Extra (Rs.5000/- Per Month Approx.)
:: RECOGNIZED BY ::
Zhejiang Medical University

Government Medical Universtiy

Address: 866 Yuhangtang Rd, Xihu, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China, 310027.

Zhejiang University (ZJU) is one of China’s top higher education institutions, as well as one of its oldest; its roots can be traced back to 1897 and the founding of the Qiushi Academy.

Located in Hangzhou – one of China’s most picturesque cities – the University is organized across seven faculties and 37 schools. It is home to 3,941 full-time faculty members, including 50 members of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the Chinese Academy of Engineering.

Established in 1897

Location : Hangzhou

Course Duration: 5 Years

Nanjing Medical University (NMU) FEE IN RMB (Per Year) 1st/Year (INR) 2nd/Year (INR) 3rd/Year (INR) 4th/Year (INR) 5th/Year (INR) 6th/Year (INR) Total (INR)
Tuition Fee
42800 RMB
470800
470800
470800
470800
470800
470800
2354000
Hostel Fee
6000 RMB
66000
66000
66000
66000
66000
66000
330000
Insurance
600 RMB
6600
6600
6600
6600
6600
6600
33000
Resident Permit
400 RMB
15400
15400
15400
15400
15400
15400
77000
Registration
400 RMB
4400
--
--
--
--
--
4400
Total
552200
547800
547800
547800
547800
2743400
1 RMB = 11 INR (approx)

Note:

  • Food Cost is Extra (Rs.5000/- Per Month Approx.)
:: RECOGNIZED BY ::
Jilin University

Government Medical Universtiy

Address: 2699 Qianjin St, Chaoyang District, Changchun, Changchun, Jilin, China.

College of International Education manages the education of international students and is directly affiliated to Jilin University. It makes efforts to improve the quality of education for international students, diversify campus culture and internationalize the university to achieve the goal of building a world-class university.

Established in 1946

Location : Changchun

Course Duration: 5 Years

Nanjing Medical University (NMU) FEE IN RMB (Per Year) 1st/Year (INR) 2nd/Year (INR) 3rd/Year (INR) 4th/Year (INR) 5th/Year (INR) 6th/Year (INR) Total (INR)
Tuition Fee
6000 RMB
66000
66000
66000
66000
66000
66000
1815000
Hostel Fee
6000 RMB
66000
66000
66000
66000
66000
66000
330000
Insurance
600 RMB
6600
6600
6600
6600
6600
6600
33000
Resident Permit
800 RMB
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
8800
44000
Registration
600 RMB
6600
--
--
--
--
--
6600
Total
451000
444400
444400
444400
444400
2228600

Saarthi Education Foundation is positioned as one of India’s premier higher education consultants, study abroad expert, and admission facilitators for overseas education. We boast a proven track record of facilitating over 5000 students in their pursuit of higher education across a diverse range of fields including Medical, Applied and Paramedical, Engineering (All Branches), Business Management, Applied Arts, and more, in esteemed countries such as USA, UK, Canada, Australia, Russia, China, Moldova, Kazakhstan, Georgia, and other European nations.

The dedicated and expert staff at SEF commit ample time to each study abroad consultation, ensuring clarity and resolution of queries related to all aspects of student life that may arise throughout the duration of the course.

We provide comprehensive information through our prospectuses, offering a closer look at universities and other essential details. Thus, SEF stands as your definitive gateway to the vast opportunities in foreign education.

1 RMB = 11 INR (approx)

Note:

  • Food Cost is Extra (Rs.5000/- Per Month Approx.)
:: RECOGNIZED BY ::
(All universities are arranged by world ranking)
Advantages

Benefits of Studying MBBS in China

The World's Fastest-Growing and Most Developed Nation
Studying MBBS in China offers exposure to a rapidly advancing and developed nation, providing a unique international perspective on medical education.
Global Recognition of Degrees
Degrees from Chinese medical universities are recognized globally, opening international career opportunities for graduates.
Affordable Education
China offers an affordable medical education compared to many Western countries, making it an attractive option for international students.
Quality Education
Chinese medical universities maintain high educational standards, ensuring students receive a comprehensive and quality medical education.
Modern Facilities
State-of-the-art facilities and infrastructure support advanced medical training and research.
Safety for Indian Students
China is ranked among the safest countries for international students, including those from India, ensuring a secure learning environment.
Government-run MBBS programs
All MBBS programs are hosted by government universities and hospitals, ensuring high standards of education and facilities.
English Medium Instruction
With 45 universities offering MBBS programs entirely in English, China provides accessible international medical education to non-Chinese speakers.
Extensive Medical Facilities
Government hospitals in China have a collective capacity of over 5000 beds, offering students ample clinical exposure and practice.
Cutting-Edge Medical Education
Hospitals equipped with the latest technology facilitate an advanced learning experience for medical students.
Curriculum Aligned with the Indian Medical System
The curriculum across reputed universities in China is uniform and closely aligned with the Indian medical system, covering all 19 subjects necessary for MCI or NEXT exams.
Comparable Program Structure
The MBBS program in China spans 5 years with an additional 1-year internship, similar to the structure in India.
Flexible Internship Options
Students have the flexibility to choose their internship location from a variety of countries, enhancing their global medical exposure.
Local Support for Students
Saarthi Education’s local presence in Qingdao City for over a decade ensures personalized and direct assistance for students.
Expenses

Cost Analysis of Studying MBBS in China

Living expenses for Indian students pursuing MBBS in China typically break down as follows:
Factors MBBS in China
College Fees
INR 22 to 50 lakhs (Total)
Accommodation
INR 10,000 to 30,000 per month
Food and Groceries
INR 8000 to 15,000 per month
Transportation Costs
INR 2000 to 5000 per month
Utility Bills
INR 3000 to 5000 per month

Accommodation

The cost of living in university hostels or rented apartments ranges from INR 15,000 to INR 30,000 per month. 

Food

Monthly food expenses vary but usually range between INR 8,000 and INR 15,000, depending on individual eating habits and choices. 

Transport

Local transportation expenses, including public transport or occasional taxi rides, are approximately INR 2,000 to INR 5,000 per month.

Utility Bills

Basic utilities such as electricity, water, heating, cooling, and internet may cost around INR 3000 to INR 5000 per month.

Let's Dive Into

Eligibility Criteria to Study MBBS in China 2024–25

If you’re aspiring to pursue an MBBS degree in China in the academic year 2024–25, here’s a breakdown of the eligibility criteria you’ll need to meet:

Academic Requirement

  • Minimum 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Biology in your Class 12 (or equivalent) examinations from a recognized board. 

Entrance Exam

  • Qualifying NEET (National Eligibility Entrance Test) is mandatory for all international students. NEET is an entrance exam conducted in India for admission to undergraduate medical programs in the country. 

Clean Criminal Record

  • Applicants must have no criminal record. 

Minimum Age Requirement

  • You must be at least 17 years old as of December 31st of the application year. 

Other Requirements

  • You’ll need to submit a medical fitness certificate issued by a registered medical practitioner. This certificate will typically assess your overall health and fitness to pursue medical studies. 

Additional Notes

  • While the above criteria are generally standard, specific requirements may vary slightly depending on the university you choose. Some universities in China may offer MBBS programs in English. However, proficiency in Mandarin Chinese is highly recommended for a smooth and successful study experience. 

Get to Know About

Documents Required to Study MBBS in China

Securing admission to an MBBS program in China necessitates the preparation of specific documents. Here’s a list to ensure you have everything in order:

Academic Documents:

  • Marksheets and certificates: Original and notarized copies of your Class 10th and 12th mark sheets and certificates from a recognized board.
  • NEET Scorecard: Original NEET scorecard showcasing your qualifying marks.

Identity and Address Documents:

  • Valid Passport: A valid passport with sufficient validity (typically 18 months beyond your intended study duration).
  • Address Proof: Documents like utility bills or residence certificates verifying your permanent address.

Medical Documents:

  • HIV Test Report: A recent HIV test report issued by a certified medical institution.
  • Health Record and Medical Check-up Certificate: This document should be obtained from a registered medical professional and typically includes a general health assessment.
Step-by-step procedure

Admission Procedure to Study MBBS in China

Step 1: Consult with our expert counselors to select the most suitable university based on your requirements.
Step 2: Complete the application form for your chosen university and submit the necessary documents.
Step 3: Obtain the admission letter or invitation letter from the university.
Step 4: Submit your passport and other essential documents to initiate the student visa application process.
Step 5: Make a payment of your tuition fees to the university. If opting for a loan, Saarthi MBBS will assist in providing all required documentation.
Step 6: Prepare and pack all necessary items for your MBBS program in China.
Step 7: Board your flight to your designated university for the MBBS program and strive for excellence in your studies to become a proficient medical professional.
Financial Aid

Scholarships to Study MBBS in China

Embarking on an MBBS journey in China becomes even more accessible with various scholarships tailored for Indian students:

Merit-Based Opportunities

Many Chinese universities recognize academic excellence, offering scholarships to students with outstanding performance in their previous studies.

NEET Score Merit

Some universities consider NEET scores as a crucial criterion for scholarships. A strong performance in the NEET exam enhances the chances of securing financial support.

Government Scholarships

The Chinese government provides scholarships to international students, encompassing tuition, accommodation, and living expenses, contributing to a more affordable education.

University-Specific Scholarships

Many Chinese universities have specific scholarship programs for international medical students, easing the financial burden and fostering academic talent.

Corporate Sponsorships

Private corporations and foundations extend support to Indian students pursuing MBBS in China. These scholarships may be based on academic merit, financial need, or specific criteria set by the sponsoring organization.

Financing Your Medical Education

Loan Assistance for MBBS China

Embarking on a medical education journey in China is an investment in a bright future, and financial assistance is readily available for Indian students:
Government Loans
Explore loan options provided by nationalized banks, offering favorable interest rates to support students pursuing MBBS in China.
Private Bank Loans
Private financial institutions also extend loan facilities for education, ensuring that aspiring doctors have access to the necessary funds.
Curriculum

The Syllabus of MBBS in China

First year curriculum

Students will delve into the basics of cellular biology and regional anatomy, along with an introduction to medical terminology. The curriculum also includes computer applications, systematic anatomy, medical chemistry, histology & embryology, and organic chemistry, laying a solid foundation for future medical studies

Second year studies

The second year progresses into more advanced subjects such as physiology, biochemistry, and immunology. Students will also explore parasitology, pathophysiology, pathoanatomy, and microbiology, essential for understanding disease mechanisms.

Third year focus

this year introduces pharmacology and forensic medicine, alongside health statistics and epidemiology for a well-rounded medical education. Students will also study preventive medicine, traditional Chinese medicine, diagnostics, radiology, and begin their surgical education with surgery i (general)

Fourth year expansion

the curriculum broadens to include internal medicine, specialized surgery ii (systematic), and gynecology & obstetrics. Additional subjects cover pediatrics, emergency medicine, neurology, psychiatry, lemology, dermatology, stomatology, ophthalmology, and otorhinolaryngology, providing comprehensive medical knowledge.

Final years

Fifth to sixth year: the concluding years focus on practical applications in surgery, gynecology, internal medicine, and pediatrics, alongside specialized studies in infectious disease and obstetrics. This period also includes the internship test, which allows students to apply their learned knowledge in real-world medical settings.

Comparison with India

MBBS in China vs. MBBS in India: What's the Difference?

Choosing between an MBBS in China and an MBBS in India presents a unique set of considerations for aspiring medical students. However, the choice between the two ultimately depends on the student’s career goals, financial considerations, and adaptability to different educational and cultural environments.
Feature MBBS in China MBBS in India
Language Of Instruction
Primarily Chinese, with some universities offering English programs.
Primarily English, with some regional variations.
Cost Of Education
Generally lower than India, especially private institutions.
Varies depending on government or private college, but can be expensive for competitive government colleges.
Eligibility Criteria
50% in physics, chemistry, biology (class 12), NEET qualification, 17+ years old, medical fitness certificate, clean criminal record.
50% or above in physics, chemistry, biology (class 12), NEET qualification, 17+ years old.
Entrance Exam
NEET (national eligibility entrance test) mandatory.
NEET mandatory.
Course Duration
5 years + 1 year internship
4.5 years + 1 year internship
Intake Month
September
Varies Depending on The College.
Competition
Less competitive compared to India.
Highly competitive due to limited seats.
Recognition Of Degree
Many universities recognized by NMC (national medical commission) of India, allowing practice in India after additional exams.
Degree directly recognized for practice in India.
Fees
In the range of 16 lakhs to 50 lakhs
In the range of 70 lakhs to 1.25 crores
Career Choice

Job Opportunities After MBBS in China for Indian Students

Salary figures in this table are averages and can vary significantly based on experience, location, type of practice (government vs. private), and specialization. Additional factors like qualifications, reputation, and skillset can also influence earning potential.
Designation Description Average Annual Salary (INR)
Clinical Practice
Start as an entry-level MBBS doctor in a government or private hospital.
₹3-6 lakhs
General Physician
Diagnose and treat a wide range of common illnesses and injuries.
₹7-24 lakhs
Specialist (MD)
Specialization in a specific medical field like Cardiology, Neurology, etc. requires additional post-graduate education (MD or MS).
₹9-20 lakhs
Medical Officer
Responsible for the clinical operations and management of a healthcare facility
₹3.5-13.5 lakhs
Public Health Specialist
Focus on preventing diseases and promoting health at a community level.
₹9-18 lakhs
Medical Researcher
Conduct research in various medical fields. Salaries vary depending on experience, funding, and institution.
₹4-12 lakhs
Professor
Mentor, advise, and evaluate students and conduct research in a government or private medical college
₹21-43 lakhs
Medical Journalist
Communicates complex medical information to the public in an understandable way.
₹4-12 lakhs
Medical Consultant
Provide expert advice and consultation on specific medical cases in hospitals or private clinics. Salaries vary depending on experience and specialization.
Variable
Medical Entrepreneur
Starting a private clinic, diagnostic center, or other healthcare facility. Income potential depends on the success of the business.
Variable
Facts About MBBS in China

Myth vs. Fact: Studying MBBS in China for Indian Students

Understanding these myths and facts can help prospective Indian students make informed decisions about pursuing an MBBS degree in China, ensuring they are well-prepared for a rewarding career in medicine.
Myth #1: The MBBS degree from China is not recognized in India.
Fact: The MBBS degree from China is recognized by the Medical Council of India (MCI) and the World Health Organization (WHO), making graduates eligible to practice medicine in India after passing the Foreign Medical Graduate Examination (FMGE).
Myth #2: Studying MBBS in China is extremely expensive.
Fact: Compared to many western countries, MBBS in China offers a cost-effective alternative with affordable tuition fees and living expenses without compromising on the quality of education.
Myth #3: The language barrier makes studying in China difficult for Indian students.
Fact: Most MBBS programs for international students in China are taught in English. Additionally, universities offer Chinese language courses to help students communicate effectively in their daily lives and during clinical rotations.
Myth #4: Chinese medical universities lack modern facilities and infrastructure.
Fact: Chinese medical universities are equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and infrastructure, offering advanced medical education and research opportunities.
Myth #5: The MBBS curriculum in China is not comprehensive and globally competitive.
Fact: The MBBS curriculum in China covers all essential medical subjects and emphasizes both theoretical knowledge and practical skills, making it competitive and in line with global standards.
Myth #6: Graduates from Chinese medical universities face difficulties in finding employment.
Fact: Graduates of MBBS programs from China are highly sought after due to their comprehensive education and are eligible to work globally, including in India, after fulfilling the respective country’s licensing requirements.
Myth #7: Clinical exposure in Chinese hospitals is limited for international students.
Fact: International students in China get ample clinical exposure in affiliated hospitals, which are often among the largest and most well-equipped healthcare facilities in the region, providing a wide range of clinical experiences.
General Queries

Frequently Asked Questions!

Which are the top 5 universities for MBBS in China?

Based on Indian students reviews and as per the world ranking, below are the top 10 universities. 

  1. Nanjing Medical University 
  2. Jiangsu University 
  3. Xi’an Jiaotong University 
  4. Qingdao University 
  5. Soochow university
What is the duration of MBBS in China—5 years or 6 years?

The entire course duration of MBBS in China is 6 years, including internships. 

Some universities are flexible for internships; in that case, the course duration is only 5 years only.

What is the medium of study for MBBS in China?

Most universities offer MBBS programs in fully English.

Is Indian food available in China?

Yes, most megacities have one or two Indian restaurants, but every day students cannot afford expansive food at a restaurant. Few universities have an Indian canteen on campus. We recommend every student learn self-cooking because it is the best and most affordable option. 

Is there any university entrance exam for getting admission to MBBS in China?

Top-level universities are taking the entrance exam through SKYPE. Top-level universities are considering a high NEET score and giving admission on the basis of your score. 

Is MBBS degree from China valid in India?

Yes, after graduating from China, students need to appear for the for the FMGE (Foreign Medical Graduation Examination), MCI Screening Test, or NEXT Examination to recognize their degree in India. 

After qualifying for this exam, students need to do MCI/NMC registration. 

How can I get more MBBS admission information for free?

Saarthi Education Foundation is one of the leading foreign education consultants and admissions facilitators in India. We have a headquarters in Rajkot (Gujarat) and student help centers in Ahmedabad, Surat, Indore, Udaipur, and Alwar. You can visit our help centers and get free counseling for your MBBS degree. Also, you can call us at our student helpline number: +91 9974530111.

Study MBBS in China

MBBS degrees from China are recognized worldwide, enabling graduates to practice medicine globally after clearing the respective country’s licensing exams. Saarthi MBBS is a leading provider of overseas education for Indian students and is proud to offer comprehensive guidance for MBBS admissions in China for the 2024 intake.

If you are interested in pursuing your MBBS in RussiaMoldovaGeorgia, or Kazakhstan, please reach out to us for free consultation and profiling. Let Saarthi MBBS guide you through your journey to becoming a doctor. Contact us at +919974530111 to start your study abroad journey.

At Saarthi MBBS, we are dedicated to guiding students on their journey to pursue medical courses both in India and abroad. Our expert counsellors provide personalized assistance in selecting the right country and university, navigating the admission process, visa application, post-admission support, and all the necessary information. Let Saarthi MBBS guide you every step of the way!