WHY TO STUDY MEDICINE IN CHINA
China is one of the fastest growing economies in the world. China has now become the second largest economy in the world and is poised to be the largest economy in the world, surpassing the USA.
Economic development has proved to be a catalyst for the up gradation and development of education, in particular medical education, in China.
The number of international students touched more than 2, 60,000 in 2010 and reached 3, 20,000 by 2012. It seeks to enroll 5, 00,000 international students by 2020.
China has now become the third most favored nation of international students after the US and UK. There are many more foreign students in China than in Australia and Germany. Most of them are studying humanities, followed by medicine.
The options are endless for qualified doctors. But choosing a right medical school, among numerous mushrooming medical institutions in any home country and abroad is a great uphill task, for students and their parents.
Excellent technology, world class infrastructure and facilities along with standardization of medical education in English medium has attracted thousands of students from all over the world for the English taught MBBS program in China. The promulgation of a new regulation by MOE, China, in 2009, known as “ Interim Provisions for Quality Control Standards on Undergraduate Medical Education in English for International students in China ” has proved to be blessing and milestone for establishing credibility of medical education in China.
After the international students are enrolled in the medical schools in China, they are continuously monitored from beginning to the course completion. The medical universities represented by us are not only cautious to enroll good students but also they are fully committed to provide quality medical education with the sole purpose of producing qualified doctors who are capable of competing in the world market. There is strict screening of international MBBS students in China, after they are enrolled. Those students who are not regular in their classes or do not obey the rules and regulations of the university or cheat in the examinations are punished or rusticated, as per regulations of the university. These steps are praiseworthy in order to ensure that only serious students dare to be enrolled and the precious time and money of the students and their parents does not go in vain.
Medical schools, which are qualified and authorized to enroll international MBBS students are also continuously evaluated and monitored by Ministry of Education, China. Every year, Ministry of Education, publishes the name list of medical schools which are qualified to enroll international MBBS students in English. Those medical institutions which are not in the list are not allowed to enroll international MBBS students in English medium.
As per new regulation of MOE, China, it is mandatory for the medical students to study Chinese language along with all the medical courses in English in order to enable them to communicate with Chinese patients during the clinical phase and internship in the hospitals. It paves the way for ensuring good clinical practice and exposure in the hospitals.
All the medical schools represented by us are authorized by MOE, China, to enroll international MBBS students in English medium as well as listed in the “ World Directory of Medical Schools published by WHO, The International Medical Education Directory(IMED), Education Commission For Foreign Medical Graduates(ECFMG) and the Foundation For Advancement of International Medical Education and Research(FAIMER).
Universities represented by us are not only world renowned but also some of these are world ranked as well located in provincial capitals like Guangzhou, Chengdu, Kunming, Wuhan and Shenyang.
More and more Chinese universities are opening more and more courses in English like-Medicine, Engineering, Business studies and Economics of which Medicine is the most popular course among all the courses offered by Chinese Universities.