Capital Medical University

Brief Introduction to the University

Capital Medical University (CMU) was founded in 1960. It ranks among the top academic medical institutions in China and is one of the key municipal universities in Beijing. Professor Wu Jieping, a world-renowned urologist and a member of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, was the founding President. The current President is Professor Lu Zhaofeng.

CMU consists of 10 Schools, 14 affiliated hospitals and 1 teaching institution.

The university and affiliated hospitals have a staff of about 20,000. Among them, there are 6 members of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the Chinese Academy of Engineering, nearly 1,000 professors and over 2,000 associate professors. The university has a total of over 9,000 enrolled students. CMU provides a wide range of educational programs for Doctorates, Masters, Bachelors and certificates.

CMU is a well known academic institution for its strong capacity in scientific research. It hosts many key national and municipal disciplines, laboratories and some exchange stations for post-doctoral research. High-caliber national and municipal research and training centers and institutes are founded here, covering a wide range of fields including General Practitioner Training, Clinical Medicine, Basic Medicine, Neurosciences, Ophthalmology, Geriatrics, Urology, Cardiology, Pain Medicine, Toxicology, Biomedical Engineering, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Reproduction, Health Policy and so on. We have achieved national and international recognitions in many areas such as Neurobiology, Cytobiology, Immunology, Medical Iconography, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Cardiology, Cardiac-vascular Surgery, Kidney Transplantation, Respiratory Disease, Digestive Medicine, Oral-Maxillofacial Surgery, Ophthalmology, Otolaryngology and Pediatric Hematology, among others.

Schools of CMU

School of Basic Medical Sciences
School of Public Health and Family Medicine
School of Biochemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences
School of Biomedical Engineering
School of Traditional Chinese Medicine
School of Health Administration and Education
School of Nursing
Yan Jing Medical College
International School of CMU
School of Continual Education

Campus of CMU

The Main Campus (Feng Tai District)
Shun Yin Campus (Shun Yin District)
Wan Shou Lu Campus (Hai Dian District)
He Ping Li Campus (Dong Cheng District)
Dong Si Shi Tiao Campus (Dong Cheng District)

International Exchange Programs

CMU provides excellent international exchange programs. It has partnerships and agreements with many universities and institutions with more than 20 countries and regions, supporting activities such as faculty and student exchange programs, joint education and joint research projects. Including: Northwestern University、the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston、University at Buffalo, State University of New York、University of California, Sanfrancisco、Monash University, Australia、La Trobe University in Australia、Deakin University、the Flinders University of South Australia、Eurasia-Pacific Uninet、Karolinska Institute、the University degli Studi di Ferrara、Cardiff University, Wales, UK、the University of Northumbria at Newcastle、University of Hertfordshire.

Programs in International School

Introduction to English Medium Undergraduate Program

Duration: 6 years

Degree granted: Bachelor’s Degree in Medicine

Main Courses:
Advanced Mathematics
Medical Physics
Computer Science
Embryology& Histology
Medical Laboratorial Technology
Medical Psychology
Internal Medicine
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Infectious Diseases
Prevention Medicine
Traditional Chinese Medicine

Application date :January --- September 30

Admission procedure

Applicants should submit the following documents to Student and Enrollment Office of International school of CMU:

1. Completed Application Form (can be downloaded)
2. Letter of guarantee by a Chinese sponsor (Chinese citizen) with evidence of the sponsor’s identity.
3. Copies of the latest schooling certificate and transcripts.
4. Copies of passport.
5. TOFEL, IELTS certificate (None native speaker).
6. Physical Examination Record and blood test reports (add the HbeAg).
7. None Criminal Certificate provided by local Police Station.
8. Economic Status Certificate and Letter of Commitment to pay tuition fee on time.
9. Registration fee: The Registration fee of application will not be returned or transferred.

Tuition and Fees:International students are responsible for tuition and miscellaneous expenses.

Academic Year 1st 2nd  To  6th
Tuition fee 35000 RMB / Academic Year 35000 RMB/ Academic Year
Miscellaneous 18650 RMB Management Fee
Medical check up
Text book
Resident permit
Dorm Deposit
Lab Charges
Other Charges
Visa extension


Triple Occupancy

7200 RMB / bed / Academic Year

Double Occupancy

11000 RMB / bed / Academic Year

Single Occupancy

36000 RMB / room / Academic Year

The fee should be paid within two weeks after the arrival of student at the University.
The fee can be paid in cash, by draft or can be sent directly to the University account.
All the students should live in the accommodation provided by the University for Management Purpose.
If students decide to transfer or withdraw, the paid fees will not be returned or transferred.
All the fees above are paid in RMB (unless specified otherwise).