China is one of the oldest civilizations in the world having a written history of more than 4,000 years, rich culture and a respected educational tradition. That tradition continues to this day, especially in the field of medical education. China is now one of the fastest growing destinations for international students studying medicine in the world.
Medical schools in China are recognized by the Medical Council of China, Nepal Medical Council and most of the medical councils across the globe. Most of the medical instituitions are listed in World Health Organization (WHO), Directory of World Medical Schools. International students can apply to MBBS programs in China with medium of instruction in English or Chinese. For qualifications, international students should check with medical council in their home countries for the list of recognized universities.
China has become a popular destination for medical aspirants of Nepal for the last one decade under self support when some medical institutions started teaching MBBS in English medium. Therefore the history of teaching MBBS in English medium by some selected medical schools in China is about 12 years. MBBS Program in China is quite renowned among Nepalese students and every year hundreds of medical aspirants choose China for their medical studies.