Medical Education in China

China is one of the nations with the best literacy rate in the world of 99%. China is increasingly becoming the most preferred destination for foreign MBBS aspirants from India and other countries because of its international standard of MBBS courses and cost-effectiveness. National Medical Commission (NMC) recognizes about 48 medical universities of China for students who wish to study Medicine in China. Studying medicine in China can be a completely different experience altogether because of its flexibility, better infrastructure, excellent education framework and world-class facilities.

Studying Medicine in China in Chinese Medical colleges and universities are recognized by NMC, WHO, FAIMER and UNESCO. The students who graduate from the medical universities and colleges of China can be eligible to apply for NMC Screening Test, USMLE and PLAB exams. The price tag involved in studying medicine in China is very affordable in comparison to studying Medicine in countries like Europe, the USA and Australia.

Studying medicine in China is becoming very advantageous because being an Indian student you do not have to appear for a separate entrance examination. Studying Medicine in China is considered to be one of the best in Asia. In the last decade or so, there is a tremendous influx of Indian MBBS students to NMC approved MBBS colleges in China.

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Medical Universities in Bangladesh

The medical universities in Bangladesh are approved by NMC (National Medical Council), World Health Organization (WHO), ECFMG (Education Council for Foreign Medical Graduates, USA), IMED (Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research’s International Medical Education Directory) and ACGME (Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education).

Medical Education course in Bangladesh is accepted all over the world. The students graduating from medical universities and colleges in Bangladesh are eligible for giving major licensing tests like the USMLE, PLAB and also the screening examination conducted by the National Board of Examinations, India, under the supervision of NMC.

The infrastructure and quality of education are excellent and high-quality accommodation is available at cheaper rates.

NMC Approved Colleges in Bangladesh

  1.  Ad-din women’s Medical College, Dhaka
  2.  Anwer khan Modern Medical College, Dhaka
  3.  Asian Medical College, Dhaka.
  4.  Bangladesh Medical College, Dhaka.
  5.  BGC Trust Medical College, Chittagong.
  6.  Central Medical College, Comilla.
  7.  Christian Hospital, Bogra.

Course Details

MBBS program in Bangladesh is five years, followed by a 1-year compulsory clinical rotation or internship programme done in a hospital approved by the concerned university. MBBS in Bangladesh follows the semester system and each semester is of 6 months.

The medium of instruction is English. The cost of living and education fees here are quite affordable as compared to other medical colleges around the world. The average cost of the MBBS degree in Bangladesh varies from 24 Lakh-30 Lakh INR. Medical Education in Bangladesh follows the same study pattern as India.

MBBS in Bangladesh offers major courses like

  1.  Bachelor of Medicine
  2.  Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)
  3.  Bachelor in Dental Surgery (BDS)

Medical Education in Bangladesh has been divided into three phases:

  1.  Pre-Clinical
  2.  Para-Clinical
  3.  Clinical Phase


  1. The applicant has to be age 17 years on or before 31st December of the year of admission.
  2.  The students must complete 12th with Physics, Chemistry, and Biology from a recognized board. The minimum scoring percentage should be above 60 % in all the major subjects.
  3.  The applicants must have qualified for the NEET exam

Jinan University

601 Huangpu W Ave, TianHe GongYuan, Tianhe, Guangzhou, Guangdong, P R China, 510630

Southwest (Luzhou ) Medical University

Hong Xing Road, Long Ma Tan District, Luzhou City , Sichuan Province, P.R.China 646000

Nanfang (Southern) Medical University

1838 Guangzhou N Ave, Baiyun, Guangzhou, Guangdong, P R China.

Nanjing Medical University

140 Hanzhong Rd, Gulou Qu, Nanjing Shi, Jiangsu Sheng, P.R. China 210029

Shantou University Medical College

22 Xinling Road, Shantou, Guangdong 515041, P.R.China

Fujian Medical University

88 Jiaotong Rd, Nan Men Shang Quan, Taijiang Qu, Fuzhou Shi, Fujian Sheng, China