Chongqing Medical University

About University 

Chongqing Medical University is simply abbreviated as CQMU. It is a public university earlier known as the Chongqing University of Medical Sciences. This university originated as one of the departments of Shanghai First Medical College. It is a key provincial university under the administration of Chongqing Municipal government and it is approved by the Ministry of Education for enrolling international candidates for English Medium MBBS program in China

CQMU was established in the year 1956 and it is located in one major city of southwest region known as Chongqing, China. This university is duly recognized by the World health Organization and approved by the Educational committee for Foreign Medical Graduates. CQMU is the leading institution for offering quality education and integral medical education at bachelor, master, Doctoral and postdoctoral programs to the national and international students.

Chongqing Medical University
Chongqing Medical University, China

Being an active part in the field of health and education it takes initiative in national and international students exchange and cooperation and has won more than 50 awards for Science and Technology since 2011. 

University has a strong relationship with the UK, US, Australia, Germany, France Japan, Canada, Belgium, etc. university has accomplished many research programs and actively participates in national and international research activities on a regular basis. 

Faculties and Programs  

University comprises two campuses; Jinyun campus and Yuanjiagang campus and it is a collaboration of 19 departments and colleges 1 Institution of Life Science and a Graduate School. Through their 19 institutions it offers 26 disciplines for undergraduates, 85 Masters Programs, 38 PHD programs and 7 postdoctoral programs. Not only this much, university provides clinical training or teaching in it 10,000 bedded hospital through its 6 affiliated hospitals with status Upper first class Hospital in China. Just because of the dense population in China these hospitals experience 7.9 million outpatient visits every year. 

University conducts its research activities in its 40+ research institutes, it has 3 key laboratories of MoE and 1 national and 5 state engineering research centers. 

University has a team of 2228 skillful faculty members out of which 1400+ are professors and associate professors, 200+ PHD supervisors. These members are either a scholar or a professional degree holder. Faculty of CQMU is very responsible and supportive in nature, they adapt new methodology and latest curriculum so that students will always be updated with new techniques.

 Fees structure of CQMU 

Chongqing Medical University fees structure is affordable and they charge hefty amounts to the students or any kind or donation money or hidden charges. Fees structure of this institution is low cost as compare to other medical institutions;

Descriptions Amount in RMB 
1st year fees 30000
2nd year fees 30000
3rd year fees 30000
4th year fees 30000
5th year fees 30000
Hostel Charges 4800 per year
Medical Insurance and Visa charges 1000 Per Year 
Extra Expenses 2500-3000 for 1st year.
Grand Total 179000 RMB 

Eligibility criteria and Admission procedure

Eligibility criteria of CQMU is just a small requirement expected from each candidate who wants to take admission in this institution. The whole criteria is about required age, qualification, percentage, and extra interpersonal abilities. So the prescribed eligibility criteria is written below;

  • Minimum and maximum age required from a candidate is 16 year and 26 years is the upper limit.
  • A candidate must have qualified 10+2 education system or any other equivalent examination from a recognized board of council of nation.
  • Candidate must have secured at least 60% marks in Physics, chemistry, biology and English.
  • In addition, candidates must have strong willingness, ability to work with a team, dedication, responsibility and must be physically fit.
  • In case of Indian candidates they must have Pass NEET Entrance Examination with valid marks. 
  • Candidates must have a good command on English.

Admission process will start from the month of September and it ends in June. Admission of international candidates will be based on merit marks and personal interview performance. It is a quick process if you have all the documents with you.

Chongqing Medical University scholarship

There are four types of Scholarship provided by the university to international students;

  • Chinese Government Scholarship 
  • Scholarships provided by Chinese Universities
  • Provincial Scholarships 
  • Scholarships for companies

Chongqing Medical University Ranking

This higher medical institution of china is the leading university offering graduate and postgraduate courses to the students. It ranks on 261st position in country ranking and 1820th position in world ranking.