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An English-Taught Medical Undergraduate Program


Program Introduction

According to "Provisional Regulations on Quality Control Standards of English-taught Medical Undergraduate Education for International Students in China", the Ministry of Education of China has approved Southeast University as one of the qualified universities in China to enroll international students in the English-taught undergraduate program of medicine.


To accelerate its step of internationalization, Southeast University will continue to enroll international students in the English-taught undergraduate program of medicine in the fall semester of 2021. The program aims to cultivate qualified international medical professionals, giving due consideration to the possible needs of them to serve in their motherland or other countries.


After completing the total required credits, students will be conferred a diploma by Southeast University and qualified students will receive the Bachelor Degree of Medicine Science (M.B.B.S.). Graduates will have the opportunity to enroll for the Physician Qualification Exam according to the relative regulations of the respective country.


Taught in English, the program is open to international students in pursuit of the science and practice of medicine, whose courses are offered by Medical College, SEU.


Overview of Medical College, SEU

Medical College of Southeast University, originating from Nanjing Railway Medical College, whose origin can be traced back to the Medical College of the Central University founded in 1935, was merged to Southeast University in 2000. It enjoys its prestigious home and abroad for its long history and high-quality education.


College of Medicine, Southeast University (SEU), is located by the scenic Xuanwu Lake in Nanjing, a historic and cultural city of China, bordering Hunan Street, a national famous business street. The campus boasts beautiful sceneries all around the year. The College of Medicine has been an important base in national medical education. In the past years, it has cultivated more than 20,000 graduates, including some academicians of the Chinese Academy of Engineering and other many noted medical experts home and abroad.


College of Medicine, SEU is composed of the School of Basic Medical Science, School of Clinical Medicine, and School of Public Health. The College offers six Ph.D. programs, twenty-nine Master’s programs, one 7-year program for both Bachelor's and Master's degrees, and seven Bachelor's programs.



Program(taught in Chinese)



School of Basic Medical Science

Biological Engineering

4 years


School of Clinical Medicine

Clinical Medicine

Clinical Medicine

Medical Imaging

Medical Laboratory Test & Analysis


7 years

5 years

5 years

5 years


5 years







School of Public Health

Public Health & Preventive Medicine

Labor & Social Security

5 years


4 years





There are over 80 professors and 150 associate professors in the faculty of the College of Medicine, including 30 doctoral supervisors and 200 master's supervisors, the majority of whom have the experience of studying infamous foreign medical schools and have obtained a Doctor’s degree. Additionally, there are 87 part-time professors and 226 associate professors in the attached hospitals and laboratory hospitals.


With 193,000 sq. m. of modern teaching and laboratory buildings, gymnasiums, and libraries, the College of Medicine, SEU covers a total area of 263,000 sq. m. The libraries collect 400,000 copies of books and 1500 kinds of foreign periodicals. The Clinical Experimental Center, which is under construction, will facilitate the medical students with modern clinical techniques, using the simulative electronic patient system. There are 19 hospitals attached to the College of Medicine, SEU, with more than 40 laboratory hospitals spreading across the country. 


Basic information of MBBS project

Period: 6 years

Qualification: Over 18 year's old, high school graduate or above, healthy foreigners

Application period: Jan. 1 to Jun. 30


Application document: 

1. Senior high school diploma(original or notarized version, in notarized Chinese or English translation)

2. High school transcripts(original or notarized version, in notarized Chinese or English translation)

3. Authorized Copy of TOEFL 80/IELTS 6.0 for those applicants whose mother tongue or official language is not English.

4.Valid passport copy.


Application fee:400RMB (non-refundable)

Tuition fee:32800RMB/year (including the insurance fee)

Other fees:  about 6000RMB-8000RMB/year for one occupancy in a room of two occupancies

Enrollment procedure:We will check all the application documents and consider the qualification of each applicant. The best of the candidates will be enrolled.

Degree conferring: Those who abide by Chinese laws and the regulations of SEU will be conferred a bachelor’s degree of medical science SEU after they have completed all required academic credits and obtain the graduation certificate.

Registration time: September



Admission Office, College of International Students, Southeast University

Address: 2 Sipailou, Nanjing, P.R.C. 210096

Tel.: 0086-25-83793022/ 83792797

Fax: 0086-25-83792737



Application procedure

Apply on the SEU online application system

If you're admitted, the admission documents will be sent to you after you fulfill the payment of the application fee CNY400 and another prepayment as required.


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