The "Chinese Government Scholarship for Outstanding International Students in China" has been established by the Ministry of Education since 2015 to commend international students with outstanding conduct and outstanding academic performance. Recently, the Department of International Exchange and Cooperation of the Ministry of Education announced the selection results of the 2020 "Chinese Government Scholarship for Outstanding International Students in China", and a total of 575 international students in China won awards across the country. Six undergraduates and one graduate student from Southern Medical University won this honor.
Introduction of the award-winning students:
SANKARAPANDIAN VIGNESHKUMAR, Indian nationality, undergraduate in clinical medicine (English-taught) in grade 2015. Study hard and conscientiously, be good at research, have strong organizational skills, practical skills and application skills. As a member of the Media Operations Department of the International Students Association, he actively promotes various international student activities of the school. He has won the Guangdong Provincial Government Scholarship for International Students in Guangdong and Southern Medical University Scholarship for International Students for two consecutive years.
SUGANDHA PRAKASH, Indian, undergraduate in clinical medicine (English-taught) in 2016. With excellent academic performance, he is among the best in the class and has published two academic papers. He has dance expertise and actively participates in various international student activities organized by schools and colleges, such as the “Charming Guangdong Helps My Dreams Come True” international student exchange activities in Guangdong, the school’s international cultural festival, etc. He has repeatedly won the Guangdong Provincial Government Scholarship for International Students in Guangdong and the Academic Scholarship for International Students from Southern Medical University.
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SHAHUL HAMEED NUAIM ABUL HASSAN, Indian nationality, undergraduate of 2017 clinical medicine major (taught in English). Study diligently and rank in the top ten in grade. Cares about and supports the management of studying international students. He has served as the class leader for three consecutive years and is the right-hand assistant of the class counselor. He was successively elected as the secretary-general and vice chairman of the school's study abroad association, leading the backbone of international students to carry out a variety of activities for overseas students. Won the Guangdong Provincial Government Scholarship for International Students in Guangdong for three consecutive years, and won the first prize of the Southern Medical University Scholarship for International Students in 2017.
KUNDU AISHANI, Indian nationality, clinical medicine major (English-taught) undergraduate in 2018. He is diligent in studying, good at thinking, focusing on practice, and has excellent academic performance, which has won unanimous praise from professional teachers. Received the Guangdong Provincial Government Scholarship for International Students in Guangdong for three consecutive years. Can sing and dance, be versatile, and actively participate in school activities.
ABINASH PANDA, Indian, undergraduate in clinical medicine (English-taught) in grade 2019. Be active in learning and have excellent grades. He studied Chinese seriously and won the first prize in the grade Chinese poetry recitation competition. Strong collective mindset and willing to help others. As a member of the class study, he has organized and carried out class study activities many times, and has been praised and loved by the teachers and classmates. Won the 2019 Guangdong Provincial Government Scholarship for International Students in Guangdong.
LEE EORYEONG, Korean nationality, clinical medicine major (Chinese-taught) undergraduate in 2018. He has excellent grades and ranked first among international students in his class. He has won the Guangdong Provincial Government Scholarship for International Students in Guangdong and the Southern Medical University Scholarship for International Students in China for many times. Take the initiative to give play to his artistic expertise, actively participate in school celebration concerts and other performances, and have served as the captain of the school art troupe instrumental band, the school symphony orchestra violin chief and other positions.
NOMAN SHAHID, Pakistani, graduate student with a master's degree in Surgery (General Surgery) in 2019. Solid academic foundation, good learning attitude, strong language skills, good at communication, organization and coordination, and outstanding performance during the post of monitor. In the important activities of the college to study the spirit of General Secretary Xi’s reply to Pakistani students, I actively communicated and wrote letters based on my own experience to express my understanding, knowledge and experience of the spirit of General Secretary Xi’s reply. During the epidemic, I not only actively cooperated with the school’s anti-epidemic work, but also expressed my gratitude to the Chinese government and the school teachers through writing letters.
The education of foreign students at Southern Medical University began in 1999, when it was mainly based on the short-term training of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army’s foreign aid projects. The school began to recruit international students majoring in undergraduate clinical medicine (taught in English) in 2005. In 2006, it entered the catalog of Chinese government scholarship training institutions (the fifth school in Guangdong Province to enter the catalog of political scholarship training institutions), and it became The university announced by the Ministry of Education for undergraduate clinical medicine (teaching in English) international students became one of the ten foreign education aid bases of the Ministry of Education in 2008. So far, it has trained 3,106 medical and health officials and technicians from 122 countries.
In 2014, Southern Medical University became the chairman unit of the Foreign Students Working Committee of the Guangdong Higher Education Association. In July 2014, it was commended as the “Advanced University for Studying Abroad in China” in July 2014. The school's international student work has a relatively good reputation and influence in the national university system. So far, it has recruited more than 2,200 foreign students from 104 countries. In the "2020 Ranking of Chinese Universities by Shanghai Science and Technology: Ranking of International Students Percentage", the school ranks 39th in the country with a proportion of 4.9% of international students.
At present, the education of international students has become a major feature and highlight of the development of Southern Medical University. The school has formed a multi-level international student training centered on medical education, supplemented by short-term training and education, covering undergraduate, master, doctoral, and advanced courses. system.