Program Review

General Introduction on Medical School Education
Established in 1937, the Medical School of Xi'an Jiaotong University has cultivated more than 50,000 medical talents;
The school includes 29 departments,3 affiliated hospitals;
The school includes 4 international key disciplines, 8 provincial and ministerial key disciplines, 9 provincial advanced disciplines, 3 first-level research stations for postdoctors, 41 doctor degree program and 57 master degree programs;
The university pioneered with the initiation of a totally English medium program for the international undergraduates of Clinical Medicine(MBBS)in 1995.The school has accumulatively recuited more than 2000 foreign studnets from 63 countries, which ranks the first in the whole country;
The school of international study is in full charge of admission work,management work and logistics services work for international students.

1. Programme Objectives
The MBBS program aims to help students to gain knowledge in medicine and to lay a solid foundation for a successful career as a doctor. In this program (MBBS), students will develop their professional ethnics, skills and basic knowledge on medicine, and demonstrate both analytical and problem solving ability with ample proficiency in diagnosis and management of common disease.

2. Programme features
The full-time scheme of the program lasts for 6 years, which is divided into 4 stages:
The first stage includes 2 terms, students will focus on Mandarin, Physics, Mathematics and Medical English;
The second stage includes 5 terms, students learn basic medical course;
The third stage includes 3 terms, students learn clinical medical course;
The fourth stage includes 2 terms, students have clinical practice.
All the clinical medicine courses are delivered in English except Mandarin course.

3. Medical curriculum
Basic Medical Course:Anatomy, Embryology, Physiology, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Cytobiology, Microbiology, Pathology, Pharmacology, Pathophysiology, Immunology, Medical Psychology, Health statistics, Community Prevention, Occupational Health and Safety, Environment and Health, Drug Toxicology, Food Hygiene, Nutrition and Disease, Medical ethics, Social medicine, Health economics, Health law, Health caremanagement, etc.
Clinical Medical Course: Diagnostics, Radiology, Internal Medicine, Surgery, Gynaecology and obstetrics, Pediatrics, Infectious medicine, Neurology, Psychiatry and Emergency medicine,Otolaryngology, Stomatology,Dermatovenereology, Traditional Chinese medicine, etc.

4. Internship
In the last year of the MBBS program, students are required to have a one- year practical training in either hospitals of their home countries or one of the three affiliated hospitals of Xi’an Jiaotong University. The courses of internship are Internal Medicine, Surgery, Gynecology and Obstetrics, Pediatrics and Infectious Medicine. During Internship emphasis will be laid on practical “hands-on” experience. The concerned departments will be encouraged to develop a diary / log book which gives details of tasks / cases to be seen by the interns.

5. Graduation Tests
The graduation test consists of theoretical examination (60%) and clinical skills examination (40%). Subjects for examinations include Internal Medicine, Surgery, Gynecology and Obstetrics and Pediatrics.

6. Award of Degree
Those who are successfully qualified in all compulsory courses, fulfill internship and pass graduation tests will be awarded Bachelor Degree of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery.

Preliminary Requirements:
1) Under 30 years old with good health status;

2) Valid ordinary passport;

3) High school/ senior secondary or advanced diploma.

7. Scholarship
To encourage and financially support excellent students to study at Xi’an Jiaotong University, XJTU set a special scholarship for new international medical students in the year 2014. School of International Education is in charge of accepting the scholarship application,selection and daily management services.
Details of the Scholarship (3 levels)
First class honor 2 people CNY15,000
Second class honor 4 people CNY10,000
Third class honor 6 people CNY5,000

  • Materials for Application

    1)《Xi'an Jiaotong University Application Form For International Students》

    2) Notarized copies of senior high school graduation diploma (Student expecting to graduate should provide an official letter declaring expected graduation date), either in English or Chinese.

    3) Notarized copies of academic transcripts, including courses taken and scores obtained. Notarized copies of extra-curricular achievement (if any).

    4) A copy of your IELTS or TOEFL result (optional).

    5) Two photocopies of your valid passport (Passport type must be ordinary) and two recent passport size photographs.

    6) Certificate of no-criminal record.

    7) An application fee RMB 500 (non-refundable).

    Admission Notification:

    After examining the application, the admission office will make a decision on admission notification. The successful candidates will be provided with an admission notice, a JW202 form (Visa application form), and a health examination form. These documents will be posted to the permanent mailing address of the applicants.

  • Fee

    1) Application fee: 500 RMB (non-refundable). Account Information

    2) Tuition fee: 40,000 RMB/year.

    3) Health insurance: 800 RMB/ year.

    4) Registration fee: 400 RMB / year

  • Degree Type: BACHELOR
  • Application fee:500 RMB
  • Tuition:40,000 RMB/Year
  • Application Deadline:2016-07-31