Tianjin     1800-2400 CNY/Month     14 ℃
Clinical Medicine (MBBS)
Degree Type: Bachelor
Application Deadline: 2017-08-20
Language: English
Starting Date: 2017-09-01
Duration: 6 years
Tuition: CNY 41000.00
Application Fee Through University: USD 100.00
Application Fee Through CTUAS: USD 100.00


Tianjin Medical University is one of the earliest universities which could recruit international students approved by the Chinese Ministry of Education after the founding of new China.

More than 1,400 international students from about 60 different countries.

The rate of international students who passed the medical qualification exams in their countries has reached 75%.

Located in Tianjin, the famous industrial and port city, metropolis nearby Beijing.

The Medical School takes the leading role among the western medical universities nationwide and has achieved an outstanding outcome for curriculum set-up, top-quality course construction, compiling systematic textbooks in English, training of teachers, innovation in teaching quality monitoring mechanism and certification of teachers who deliver lectures in English.



Teaching Objectives

According to the Chinese training goal for the undergraduate medical students, and the international demands as well as the needs of the international students’ countries, we shall educate and train them into qualified professionals who can do clinical, teaching and research work in medical care institutions.

Main Subjects

General Introduction to China; Introduction to Medical Philosophy; Basic Chemistry; Calculus; College Physics; Chinese Language; Introduction to Sociology; Basic Computer Applications; Organic Chemistry; Cell Biology; Introduction of Medicine; Systematic Anatomy; Regional Anatomy; Histology; Embryology; Physiology; Biochemistry; Medical Genetics; Immunology; Medical Microbiology; Human Parasitology; Pathology; Pathophysiology; Pharmacology; Diagnostics; Internal Medicine; Surgery; Obstetrics and Gynecology; Pediatrics; Radiodiagnosis.


Applicants must be non-Chinese nationals in good health.

Applicants should have senior high school diploma with excellent academic performance, under the age of 25.

Time Distribution

Total weeks: 312 weeks, including 167 weeks for teaching, 1 week for early stage Clinical practice, 22 weeks for exams, 14 weeks for practice, 48 weeks for internship, 6 weeks for tutorship and lectures, 9 weeks for flexible teaching, 45 weeks for vacation.


Required Courses: 3177 teaching hours

A. Public Basic Courses: 675 teaching hours

General Introduction to China                                         36 hours

Introduction to Medical Philosophy                                36 hours

Basic Chemistry                                                             72 hours

Calculus                                                                         45 hours

College Physics                                                              90 hours

Chinese Language                                                          216 hours

Introduction to Sociology                                               36 hours

Basic Computer Applications                                          54 hours

Organic Chemistry                                                          90 hours

B. Professional Basic Courses: 1332 teaching hours

Cell Biology 63 hours

Introduction to Clinical Medical Science                         36 hours

Systematic Anatomy                                                      126 hours

Regional Anatomy                                                          72 hours

Histology                                                                       90 hours

Embryology                                                                   27 hours

Physiology                                                                     135 hours

Biochemistry                                                                  108 hours

Medical Genetics                                                            36 hours

Immunology                                                                    54 hours

Medical Microbiology                                                     72 hours

Human Parasitology                                                        45 hours

Pathology                                                                       126 hours

Medical Psychology                                                        36 hours

Medical Statistics                                                            36 hours

Epidemiology                                                                  36 hours

Pathophysiology                                                              54 hours

Pharmacology                                                                108 hours

Operative Surgery                                                          36 hours

Introduction to Forensic Medicine                                   36 hours

C. Professional Courses: 1170 teaching hours

Diagnostics                                                                 162 hours

Oncology                                                                       54 hours

Radiodiagnosis                                                              72 hours

Neurology                                                                      45 hours

Internal Medicine                                                         144 hours

Infectious Diseases                                                       27 hours

Surgery                                                                        144 hours

Obstetrics and Gynecology                                            90 hours

Ophthalmology                                                              36 hours

Pediatrics                                                                       72 hours

Stomatology                                                                  36 hours

Otolaryngology                                                              36 hours

Dermatology and Venerology                                         36 hours

Emergency Medicine                                                      72 hours

Psychiatry                                                                       36 hours

Anaesthetics                                                                  18 hours

Medical Ethnics                                                              36 hours

Community Medicine                                                      54 hours

D.  Elective Courses: 576 teaching hours

Experimental Biochemical Techniques                              36 hours

Clinical Pharmacology                                                     18 hours

Basic Nutrition and Diet Therapy                                    36 hours

Traditional Chinese Medicine                                          72 hours

Clinical Nuclear Medicine                                                18 hours

Geriatrics                                                                          36 hours

Rehabilitation Medicine                                                     36 hours

Medical Interview                                                            36 hours

Specialized Lectures

Guidance Lectures (Discussion)                                        288 hours

Graduation and Degree

The students majoring in Clinical Medicine who complete all the required courses and elective courses and pass all the examinations are entitled to graduate and they are also awarded bachelor’s degree in medicine in accordance with the Academic Degree Regulations of PRC and Tianjin Medical University.

Item Amount (RMB/Per Year)
Tuition fee 41000.00 (Approximately)
Medical Examination 750.00 (Approximately)
Insurance 800.00 (Approximately)
Accommodation Fee 11500.00 (Approximately)
Residence Permit 500.00 (Approximately)
Living Cost 18000.00 (Approximately)
Settlement and Other Cost 2000.00 (Approximately)
Not: Medical Examination only need to be paid at the 1st academic year.

How to Apply

(1) Overall Procedure

You need only to complete the following procedure which is very convenient and time saving

1. Click “Apply Now”

2. Fill in online application

3. Upload all the required documents and Submit your application

4. Pay the application fee

5. Wait for the application results

Important notice: You need to create an account before applying. Account name needs to be a valid email, which will be used to receive our system notice.

(2) Required documents

1. One photocopy of your passport;

2. Passport-size Photos of the applicant;

3. Official transcripts;

4. An official certificate of your highest education; or an official Certificate of Enrollment for the ones still on campus.

5. Two Recommendation Letters from professors in the same academic field (The letters should be written in the blank recommendation form and enclosed in special envelopes with seal);

6. Language Proficiency certificate; (Certificate of HSK for Chinese-taught Programs. Official copy of TOEFL or IELTS scores for applicants whose first language is not English for English-taught Programs)

7. Personal Statement including previous study and work experiences, academic research achievement, planned research proposal, and individual development objective after graduation.

Notice: Note that all Certificates or Documents in languages other than Chinese or English must be notarized in Chinese or English editions.



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