Introduction to Chengde Medical University in China, Chengde
Chengde Medical University (CDMU) was founded in 1945.The University is located in Chengde city, which is an internationally famous tourist city. In Chengde there is the largest imperial garden in China — the Summer Palace Resort, which was built during the Qing Dynasty. The university covers 1045,400 m², and its total building area is about 215,000 m².
There are more than 10000 students in Chengde Medical University. There are ten bachelor degree programs, seven diploma programs for three years student. There are also Master degree programs. There are 64 teaching and research sections, 14 lab centers, 18 affiliated hospital(including non-directly under hospitals), and 55 teaching hospitals. There are also 7 scientific research institutions in the university. Among them, the Institute of Chinese Materia Medica has the only key lab to promote and expand the study and research of Chinese Materia Medica sanctioned by Hebei Province.
The university owns advanced teaching and research facilities and has a good academic environment. There is a staff of more than 1,900 at Chengde Medical University, over 1000 of them are academic faculty members and 400 of them are professors or associate professors. The university also invited more than 30 well-known professors from other countries to be named professors.
The total building area of the university library is 18,473 m². The library holds 560,100 print books, 157,700 electronic books, 826 kinds of journals, 1,500 kinds of overdue periodicals, and 56 kinds of newspapers. The library also provides various kinds of Medical databases.
The university attaches great importance to international academic exchange and cooperation. Up to now, friendly cooperation has been established with universities from Japan, South Korea, Thailand, Russia and Canada.
Chengde Medical University located in Chengde, in the north of China. Chengde is a famous tourist city famous for its “Summer Mountain Resort” and numerous Outlying Temples. The Summer Mountain Resort was built during the Qing dynasty, and is the largest imperial garden in the world. There is a huge lake, picturesque mountains and a variety of buildings showcasing ancient Chinese architecture. The scenery is quite breathtaking. The Outlying Temples were also built during the Qing dynasty and provide an interesting historical glimpse into Chengde’s past. Chengde is listed as: one of many national historical cities, one of ten Chinese biggest scenic spots, a national key scenic spot area, and a national class open city. In 1994, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) authorized the Summer Mountain Resort and Outlying Temples as being listed as a “world culture inheritance,” thus boosting Chengde as a “world famous culture city”.
Chengde covers an area of 39548 sq. kilometers and has a population of 340 million. It is located in Hebei Province and is about 230 kilometers away from Beijing. The traffic in Chengde is convenient. The cost of living is cheap. The people speak the highest standard of Mandarin Chinese. It is a quiet town. It is also a fast developing city.
There are ten specialties for undergraduates, seven specialties for three years student. There are bachelor degree programs, Master degree programs and diploma programs. There are also international student education and continue education. There is a staff of more than 1,900 at Chengde Medical University, over 1300 of them are academic faculty members. The university also invited more than 30 well-known professors from other countries to be named professors.
The university owns advanced teaching and research facilities and has a good academic environment. There are 64 teaching and research sections, 14 lab centers, 8 affiliated hospital, and 54 teaching hospitals. There are also 7 scientific research institutions in the university. Among them, the Institute of Chinese Materia Medica has the only key lab to promote and expand the study and research of Chinese Materia Medica sanctioned by Hebei Province.
CDMU has a beautiful campus which provides the teachers and students with an ideal environment and conditions for teaching, studying and living.
Life on Campus
Living facilities: two share one room, telephone, TV, center heater
Public bathroom, public kitchen
Dinning Hall on the campus, there is Muslim dinning hall