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Southeast University

International Airport - Nanjing Lukou International Airport
Facts about MBBS in China for INDIAN students
Number of seats for International Students 60
Located in the City Nanjing
Travel Time from Delhi to Nanjing 9 – 10 Hours
Average Climate -6°C to 26°C
Intake for MBBS in Southeast Medical University September
NEET Requirement Yes, With Qualifying Marks
Course Duration 6 Years
Medium of Teaching English
Fees for MBBS in Southeast Medical University 32000 RMB Per Year
Living Cost 1000 – 2000 RMB Per Month
Ranking World Ranking : 401
China Ranking : 25
Recognition of University MCI and WHO approved

About Nanjing City
Nanjing historically also Nanking, is the capital city of Jiangsu Province in the People's Republic of China. It is situated in the lower reaches of the Yangtze River and is the central city of the lower Yangtze Basin.
Nanjing means "southern capital" (versus Beijing meaning "northern capital".) It is a renowned historical and cultural city and was the capital of several dynasties over the course of Chinese history. It has many historical sites including Ming tombs that are on the UNESCO World Heritage List. It was most recently the capital of China under the Kuomintang, from 1927 until their retreat to Taiwan in 1949, and is still officially the capital of Republic of China (Taiwan), which retreated to Taiwan but still declares itself the sole legitimate government of China. With a current urban population of approximately 5 million people, Nanjing is an important center for commerce and trade in Eastern China.
Nanjing has a humid subtropical climate, influenced by the East Asian Monsoon. It is one of the 3 members of China's Three Furnaces along with Wuhan and Chongqing, both of them known for their hot and muggy summers with Nanjing being no exception. The average July temperature is 28.1°C (82.6°F). Daily highs usually surpass 32°C (90°F) which along with the humidity (80%), can make the heat unbearable.


Southeast University (SEU) is one of the national universities directly subordinate to the MOE of China and listed in the "985 Project" and "211 Project". The origin of SEU can be traced back to 1902, when it was founded as Sanjiang Normal College. With the main campus situated in the center of the ancient capital city of Nanjing, the SEU now has 4 campuses covering a total area of 427 hectares.
Through a century's development, SEU has become a comprehensive university of high reputation with engineering as its focus. It is one of the top 10 universities in scientific research and development in China with over 20 national or provincial research institutes and a number of key research bases. At present, the total number of faculty and staff is about 6000 and the number of full-time students is over 26000.
The Medical School originates from the National Central University in 1935 and the later Nanjing Railway Medical College before it joining the SEU. Currently, the school has 6 basic medical departments as well as 12 clinical medical departments. It also boasts 14 research institutes which are dedicated to research, one teaching centre for medical experiments, and 2 key labs sponsored by Jiangsu province and MOE. There are 10 teaching hospitals which hold more than 10,000 inpatient beds totally, belonging to the clinical education centre.
The enrolled full-time students in the Medical School are more than 2400, which consist of 1400 bachelor candidates, 622 master candidates, 143 doctoral candidates and 390 oversea students from more than 20 countries.
There are around 150 teachers and scientists who are dedicated to teaching and research on basic medicine, while over 1000 physicians who have dual duties of clinic and research in the teaching hospitals. Among the 80 professors, 150 associate professors, 30 doctoral tutors and 200 master tutors, about 70% of them have ever studied or worked abroad.
Based on the 70 years of experience, the Clinical Medicine in SEU owns a good fame. It is the key and special discipline of Jiangsu Province and ranks the 20th in China. The MBBS program has been open to international students since 2006 and in 2007 it was approved by the MOE as qualified university to offer MBBS program taught in English. The students in this program amount to 500, mainly from India, Pakistan, Uganda, Congo, South Africa etc.
In recent years, the school has established friendly cooperation relations with well-known medical colleges in the U.S., German and England etc. to broaden the channels of clinical medicine teaching, research, facilities and talent training.
SEU is recognized by WHO and the graduates of MBBS program are eligible to take the Medical Licensing Examinations held by the medical councils in different countries such as MCI, PMDC, USMLE, HPCSA, SCHS etc.