Southern Medical University is one of the first 30 universities qualified to admit clinical medical undergraduate international students (English medium). Since the enrollment in September 2005, students from over 30 countries including India, Pakistan, Mauritius, Thailand, the United Kingdom and Korea have been admitted in the past 11 years.
Clinical Medical College takes the cultivation of five-year clinical medical undergraduates as the basic requirement, referring to the Temporary Provisions of Quality Control Specification of Medical Undergraduate Education for International Students in China (English Medium) and international standards of medical education, gives due consideration to the medical needs of international students’ source countries and the international needs of returning to home country or serving in a third country, aims at training international medical talents with solid basic knowledge, standard clinical skills and good professional ethics, and devotes to providing medical, teaching and research personnel to medical and health services department.
The duration of studies is six years including one year of internship in the hospital. International students who successfully complete the requirements of teaching plan and pass all examinations will be reviewed and granted graduation. Students in accordance with the Regulations of the People's Republic of China on Academic Degrees will be awarded the degree of Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) in English.