Introduction to the Program
The MBBS at Zhejiang University is a 6 year program for international students taught in English.
About Zhejiang University
Zhejiang University is located in the eastern coastal city of Hangzhou, the capital of Zhejiang province, which lies 180km south of China’s largest commercial center Shanghai. As one of the seven ancient capital cities of China, Hangzhou has a history of over 2,200 years. The city is also a world-famous tourist resort praised as ‘a paradise on earth’, boasting very favorable natural conditions, with a mild climate, convenient transportation systems, picturesque scenery and rich cultural heritage. In the 13th century, the Italian traveler Macro Polo admired Hangzhou as ‘the most beautiful and splendid city in the world’.
Founded in 1897 as one of the earliest institutions of higher learning in China, Zhejiang University is now a leading research university under the direct administration of China’s Ministry of Education. Reputed as the ‘East Cambridge’ in history, Zhejiang University has always been ranked among the top universities in China in terms of its academic strength shown in teaching, research, and social service. For more info visit the page here.
Start Date of the Program
M.B.B.S. candidates must have passed the examination with a minimum percentage of marks over 70% aggregate in physics, chemistry, and biology (Zoology &Botany), and provide a high school diploma, transcript. And the candidates must be of the age between 17 years and 30 years on 31st December of the year of admission.
- Registration: 400 Chinese Yuan(US$ 70)
- Tuition: 42,800 Chinese Yuan(Approx US$ 7,000) /year for M.B.B.S The total for the 6-year program is 256,800 RMB.
- Accommodation: 9,000 Chinese Yuan (Approx US$1500)/year/person, for twin rooms.
- Residence permit: 400 Chinese Yuan(US$70)/year
- Health examination: 400 Chinese Yuan(US$70)
- Health insurance: Covered by University Health insurance plan (see details)
- Miscellaneous: Food 8,000 Chinese Yuan(US$1,350)/year
* The fee for accommodation excludes electricity and water bill.
Hostels and food
Students are expected to live in the International Students Dormitory, where twin rooms or four-bed rooms are available. Almost every room is equipped with telephone, internet access, private bathroom with shower and air-conditioners. Public kitchens and washing machines are also accessible to students in the dormitory.
The University has on all its campuses several convenient and inexpensive restaurants where a good variety of Chinese and Western foods are served. There is also a small restaurant to serve Muslim food.
For more information about admission application, please visit this link.
Zhejiang University possesses different types of International Student Dormitories with different conditions and specifications. For further information on the accommodation at Zhejiang University (ZJU) visit the accommodation page here.