The history of Hubei University of Chinese Medicine dates back to the year of 1958 when it was first founded as Hubei Vocational School of Traditional Chinese Medicine in 1954.The university is the only TCM university in Hubei province and granted Excellence Level in the evaluation of bachelor education held by Chinese Central Education Ministry.
Currently, Hubei Medical University has become a comprehensive medical university composed of western medicine, traditional medicine, pharmacy and other subjects. There are 14 majors of undergraduate, 2 majors of joint undergraduate and postgraduate, 56 majors of postgraduate, 16 majors of doctorate, and four main subjects have been built for post-doctorate research mobiles, including Biology, Basic Medicine, Clinic Medicine and Integration of Traditional Chinese Medicine & Western Medicine. And the last one is the national-level subject.
Location:- Huangjiahu West Road, Hongshan District, Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China - 430065
Program Name:- Medicine.
Degree Conferred:- Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery - (MBBS).
Duration:- 6 years (5 + one year of internship).
Intake:- Sep 2015.
Medium of Teaching:- English.
Motto:- Noble in Spirit, Boundless in Knowledge.
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1. Established in 1894, it is one of the oldest and best medical universities in China.
2. The Clinical Medicine in HMU ranks the 16th among China universities.
3. Among the first batch of Chinese universities qualified to teach MBBS in English.
4. The university built the first medical journal "Renshen Medicine", edited the first "anatomy of human body system", took the first implementation of finger replantation surgery in China, and firstly discovered the acute motor axonal neuropathy in the world.
5. The school has been cultivating a large number of outstanding medical talents, such as Professor Zhangyan who is the anatomical expert and first author of Human Body Systematic Anatomy; Si Kunfan who is the China second international winner of Nightingale; Mr. Lane, the founder of traditional Chinese and western medicine combination.
6. Help is given to graduates in participating in the enrollment and coach of China’s National Examination for Qualified Doctors.
7. Two times travels will be organized annually among the undergraduates and graduates, with the students only in charge of half of the fees.
8. The MBBS program is recognized by WHO, MCI, PMDC, HPCSA, SCHS, Malaysian Medical Council, Nepal Medical Council, Saudi Medical Council, etc.
Hebei Medical University boasts its excellent educational facilities. The campus covers an area of 223.9 thousand square meters, and its builing area is 361.2 thousand square meters. The university is equipped with 340 million Yuan worth of instruments. Its library has a collection of 0.936 million hard-copy books and 3.9 million e-books.
The total number of faculty and staff is 12,443, including 10,952 professionals (961 being professors or equivalents and 1,478 being associate professors or equivalents). Among them 113 are doctoral candidate supervisors and 1314 are master candidate supervisors.
797 faculty members are doctoral or master degree holders. Especially, among the faculty there are a good number of erudite experts with nationwide or worldwide prestige, including 2 academicians of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, 2 Provincial ‘Yanzhao’ Scholars, 1 National Outstanding Professional Talent, 2 state-level candidates for the New Century Hundred-Thousand-Ten Thousand Talents Project of the Ministry of Personnel, 121 experts receiving Special Allowances from the State Council, 48 outstanding experts under direct management of the province, 112 state-level or provincial-level young distinguished Science-and-technology Management experts, 4 National Excellent Teachers and 5 Provincial Renowned Teachers.
124 experts are council members, executives or vice-chair of national academic associations.
The university has six affiliated hospitals, in which there are 4,566 in-patient beds. Four hospitals have been granted the status of "first-class hospitals in the third category". In addition, it also has 60 teaching hospitals and practice bases providing students with sites of clinical teaching, specialist teaching and practice. It carried out the first finger replantation surgery in China, and made the first diagnosis in the world of acute motor axonal neuropathy.
The current enrollment is about 20,000. There are 9781 full-time students in school, 6728 adult students, and nearly 50 foreign students from South Korea and Japan and so on. Now it has been qualified to enroll students from Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macao.
Hubei Medical University has a body of high quality teaching staff. The total number is over 7100, the faculty is made up of 867 professors, senior researchers and chief physicians, 1350 associate professors. Among them, there are 1 academician of China National Engineering Research Institute, 2 candidates of the Institute and 112 experts who can enjoy the State Council Special Pay.
A group of experts and professors of great attainments are well-known within the province and even the whole country, 18 excellent experts at the provincial level, 16 outstanding young experts at the provincial or national level, 25 excellent teachers at the provincial or national level, and nearly 40 have taken the positions of the standing or committee members of the national specialties associations.
At present, Hubei Medical University is turning on a new look and making great efforts to establish a superior comprehensive medical university with local characteristics to meet the needs of socialist construction.
The MBBS program in HMU started from 2004, and firstly approved by the MOE as the qualified university to offer MBBS in English. Till now about 400 international students are studying in HMU, mainly from the United States, South Korea, India, Japan, Pakistan, Indonesia, Vietnam etc more than 10 countries.
HMU 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.