Guangzhou     2000-3000 CNY/Month     21 ℃
Clinical Medicine (MBBS)
Degree Type: Bachelor
Application Deadline: 2017-08-20
Language: English
Starting Date: 2017-09-01
Duration: 5 years
Tuition: CNY 48000.00
Application Fee Through University: USD 100.00
Application Fee Through CTUAS: USD 100.00


Sun Yat-sen University is among the Top 5 medical universities in China.

Zhongshan School of Medicine (SYSU-SOM) is the oldest school of Western medicine in China and now stands among the top tier of medical schools nationwide.

It has 60 affiliated and teaching hospitals, six of which are evaluated by the Ministry of Health as first-grade hospitals of China - the First, Second, and Third Affiliated Hospitals, the Ophthalmology Hospital, the Hospital of Stomatology, and the Cancer Hospital.

It has established stable co-operations in medical education and research with many internationally renowned institutions, including Johns Hopkins University, the Karolinska Institute, UT Southwestern Medical Center and Birmingham University.

MBBS students have the chance to participate in "the Guangzhou Cultural Study Tour" every year, which will bring them a deep understanding of Chinese culture.



Sun Yat-sen University was approved as one of the thirty universities by the Ministry of Education of China to enroll international students majoring in MBBS (Program of Clinical Medicine taught in English). The program follows the “Provisional Regulations on Quality Control Standards of English-Taught Medical Undergraduate Education for International Students in China”, and practices the academic principles of consolidating theoretical knowledge and focusing on technical skills, interdisciplinary studies, and clinical practice. Sun Yat-sen University (SYSU) started the MBBS program in 2006 and has since gained recognition and approval from the medical councils in India, Thailand, Nepal and many more nations. To date, two batches of international students totaling 194 from India, Thailand, Nepal, and other countries have graduated successfully from the University.

Main Courses

1. Chinese; 2.Introduction to China and Chinese Culture; 3.Introduction to Chinese Society and Culture (Practice); 4. Chemistry; 5.Mathematics; 6. Medical Physics; 7. Physical Education; 8. Medical Chinese Terminology; 9. Medical Chinese; 10. Medical Biology &Cell Biology; 11.Basic Anatomy; 12.Medical Ethics; 13.Clinical Anatomy; 14.Histology and Embryology; 15.Physiology; 16. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; 17.Medical Immunology; 18.Medical Microbiology; 19.Molecular Medicine Skills; 20.Human Parasitology; 21.Pathology; 22.Pharmacology; 23.Experimental Physiological Science; 24.Pathophysiology; 25.Preventive Medicine &Community Medicine; 26.Medical Statistics; 27.Epidemiology; 28.Introduction to Basic Medical Courses Diagnostics; 29.Medical Genetics; 30.Forensic Medicine; 31.Internal Medicine; 32.Surgery; 33.Gynecology & Obstetrics; 34.Pediatrics; 35.Medical Imageology; 36.Traditional Chinese Medicine (including Acupuncture); 37.Neurology; 38.Psychiatry; 39.Oncology; 40.Infectious Diseases; 41.Orthopedics; 42.Emergency Medicine; 43.Otothinolaryngology; 44.Clinical Skills Training; 45.Rehabilitation Medicine; 46.Clinical Practice; 47.Computer Science; 48.Medical Psychology; 49.Stomatology; 50.Anaesthesiology; 51.Ophthalmology; 52.Dermatology; 53.Evidence-Based medicine; 54.Medical Literature Retrieval and Utilization

Item Amount (RMB/Per Year)
Tuition fee 48000.00 (Approximately)
Medical Examination 500.00 (Approximately)
Insurance 600.00 (Approximately)
Accommodation Fee 9000.00 (Approximately)
Residence Permit 400.00 (Approximately)
Living Cost 20000.00 (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.



CTUAS Offers the Best Universities and Qualified Education.

The universities CTUAS offers are among the top 100 universities in China, each university has won a good reputation in its dominant fields both in China and in the world. CTUAS has a good cooperation with the top universities in China, therefore, international students who want to study in China, can have a better chance to get qualified education through CTUAS. Through CTUAS you can quickly and easily find the most suitable and excellent universities and programs.

Less Payment, More Offers.

Different from other application systems, you can apply for more than one offer which will guarantee your enrollment. In this case, you will not miss any suboptimal choices, when choosing your favorite university and program. In addition, the more offers you choose, the less is the marginal payment.

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CTUAS focuses not only on providing the best application service for international students, but also on their career, destiny and future development in China. CTUAS will establish a good relationship with every international student who applies for studying in China through its application system. Except for helping you find the most suitable and excellent universities and programs, CTUAS will offer valuable advises for your life, your study and your career development in China. CTUAS hopes every international student can have a better development after studying in China.

Most of the Services CTUAS Offers Are Free, CTUAS just Collects the Application Fee on Behalf of the Universities.

Everyone who wants to apply through CTUAS can enjoy free online consulting service, free DHL delivery service, free visa and per-departure guide service, free accommodation booking service and free student handbook. On behalf of the universities, CTUAS just collects the application fee which applicants also have to pay when they apply directly to universities. In addition, for some extra service, CTUAS will only charge at a lower rate, such as airport pick-up service, hotel booking service and city tour.

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When applying directly to universities, international students have to suffer from the time consuming application. After submitting their application, they have to wait anxiously for the reply of the official office of universities. In most cases, the waiting time will last more the one week, sometime maybe more than one month. But differently, in order to facilitate your application and save your time, CTUAS promises that your application will be replied within 24 hours and the final application result will be informed in 2 weeks.

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In order to broaden the horizons and enrich the experiences of the international students, CTUAS also offer internship in China. CTUAS helps you find the internship information of Chinese company and you can also choose to be a consultant of CTUAS.