Clearing common doubts regarding MBBS course in China


China, also known as the “Bowl of Medicinal Practices,” has always been rich in culture and diversity. From the early past, Chinese medicinal masters have devoted their entire lives to experiment and discover various medicinal practices and cures for almost any ailment occurring in humans. Today, undoubtedly, one of the most advanced countries in the world where the medical field is concerned. Persons from all over the globe visit China to enrich their own knowledge in the field of medicine. China is way ahead of most other countries, in terms of sheer advancement in medical studies, both in terms of theoretical and exposure to the most updated infrastructure and medical equipment. The Medical Universities, Medical Colleges, affiliated Hospitals and campuses for foreign and domestic medical students stand tall and unbeatable in the world forum.

China is known for continuously upgrading the knowledge base in the field of medicine. The very latest facilities and equipment are at the disposal of Hospitals across the country. The country also enjoys the best of both worlds, theoretical and hands-on practical international exposure. The most important factor is that, the Chinese Government runs all Chinese Medical Universities and Medical Colleges. This, undoubtedly, ensures all Medical Universities and Medical Colleges, under the Chinese Government, have the same parameters and guidelines issued to them, and like-wise all privileges and practices. Further, the Chinese Government takes care of the funding of these universities and colleges. The resultant factor is less financial pressure on all international students. Now to clear some common doubts most international students face.

Some of the important questions asked for MBBS in China are given below:-

Are there any basic criteria to apply for an MBBS course in China?

The basic criteria for a student seeking admission for an MBBS in China are attaining a minimum score of 60% in 10+2 exams, in the science subjects, which are Physics, Chemistry and Biology. There is also a minimum age requirement of 18yrs.

How long does it take to complete an MBBS course in China?

It takes 6 years to complete an MBBS course in China. The first 5 years are spent in the classroom. In the 6th year, the student goes through an internship programme. However, it is up to the student whether they want to do the internship in China itself or any other country.

Do other countries recognize the MBBS degree from China? 

Every country in the world gives credence to the MBBS degree from China. The World Health Organization (WHO), for Indian students, the Medical Council of India (MCI) and all other world medical bodies respect the degree.

Is adequate campus facilities provided to international students?

International standard boarding and lodging facilities are provided to all international students, who are selected for the MBBS course in China.

Are students compelled to have only Chinese cuisine, or do they have options? 

Cuisines from every other country are available in China. Indian students have the option of enjoying pure Indian cuisine at almost all the medical campuses.