MBBS Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

Introduction to the Program

The MBBS Bachelor in Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery is a 6-year program for international students. The program is in English for the first 2 years, English and Chinese for the next 2 years, and all in Chinese for the last 2 years. 

Purpose of the program

This program aims at cultivating elementary doctors of high quality that guarantees that they can engage in medical practice with effectiveness and security after graduation under the guidance of senior doctors and that they have the proper foundation to go on study through their lives and make advanced study in a certain discipline field of the medical science.

About the school

Tongji Medical College of Huazhong University of Science and Technology was first founded in 1907. Before merging with HUST, it was a key medical university and directly under the leadership of the Ministry of Health. The comprehensive strength in teaching and research ranks the top of China’s medical university. 5 Tri-A hospitals totally with 5400 beds are attached to Tongji Medical College, among which both Tongji Affiliated Hospital and Union Affiliated Hospital are top-ranking hospitals in China. Complete medical departments, solid technological strength, advanced diagnostic equipment and rich clinical experience make them China’s standardized clinical teaching base, as well as the diagnostic and therapeutic center in central China.

Start Date of the program:

There is only 1 intake each year and that is in the fall semester (September) each year.

Application Deadline:

The application deadline is June 30th for Fall semester.

Admissions Requirements

Must be under 30 years old, graduates from high school, with a good command of English; TOEFL, GRE, IELTS or other official recognized test holders are preferred.

Program description:

The MBBS program is composed of 6 years and goes through 5 periods:

1st year: pre-medical study with English instruction
2nd year: theory study with English instruction
3rd -4th year: basic and clinical medicine study with bilingual instruction in English and Chinese
5th year: clinical medicine study and practice with Chinese instruction
6th year: internship in hospital with Chinese instruction

Main Courses:

Human Anatomy,
Histology and Embryology,
Medical Microbiology,
Surgery,
Internal Medicine,
Medical Immunology,
Biochemistry,
Physiology,
Pathology,
Pathophysiology,
Pharmacology

Note:With the purpose of enhancing the students’ language skills in communication with patients, and getting prepared for the clinical internship in China, the teaching instruction of MBBS program is arranged as above. Text books, exams and graduation thesis will all be in English.

Tuition Fees

The tuition fee is 40,000 RMB per year for 6 years, the total tuition is 240,000 RMB for the program.

Accommodation

HUST offers 15 accommodated apartments on campus for international students. Single and double rooms are provided according to their own needs. Washing room, water heater, air conditioner, Internet, telephone and furniture.

Application Process

To apply complete the application form and pay the application fee here. Your application is normally processed within 4 weeks. After you have been accepted you will receive your official acceptance letter visa application form. If you have any questions contact us.

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