Beihua University, Medical College, whose predecessor was set in 1949, is made up of 7 colleges and a Center of Life Science Research. The number of teaching and administrative staff has reached 1345, and among the 426 full-time teachers, about 100 are professors or associate professors. The college recruits more than 4,000 students including 300 international students in clinical medicine program (MBBS). They mainly come from the USA, Canada, Australia, Nepal, India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Qatar, Saudi Arab, etc.
Faculty hosts 2 laboratories co-built by the central government and Jilin Province, 2 Experimental Teaching Demonstration Centers, 9 key labs of Jilin Department of Health. Clinical Laboratory Diagnostics, Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Medicine, and Clinical Laboratory are all key disciplines in Jilin Province. The MBBS program taught in English in Beihua University is approved by the Ministry of Education of China from 2010.
Beihua University is recognized by WHO (World Health Organization) 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, NMC, PMDC, USMLE, PLAB, HPCSA, SCHS etc.
Teaching Hospitals: There are 4 major attached affiliated hospitals and 49 practice bases teaching hospitals with over 18000 beds. Our most of the hospitals are star rated hospitals, and famous for different types of clinical and surgical treatment at national level.
Facilities for International Students:
Library:The University library uses a computerized network management system. Beihua University library has millions volumes of books and different journals.
Books: All British/American standard textbooks, which prescribed in British/American/ Indian/ Nepalese/ Pakistani medical colleges. Special formats for MCI /NMC/PMDC/USMLE/PLAB etc.
Class Room: Multi-media class room for both theory and practical classes.
Accommodations: Foreign hostel facility with international standards (Beihua Friendship Hotel). Each twin sharing room is equipped with study table, chair, bed, AC, 21" Color TV, Phone, central heating system, internet, hot/cold water in attached bathroom, Washing machine, kitchen, etc.
Cafeteria: Special Asian/Indian/Halal type food in a specially prepared canteen for foreign students with subsidized cost. Students are free to choose their own cuisine in every meal from a large variety of offerings.
International students with good performance in the examinations, activities and behaviors shall be provided the scholarship every year. Students can apply for Chinese Government Scholarship, Confucius Institute Scholarship and other scholarships those who continue their MD/MS program at Beihua University. Scholarship quotas are increased by every year.