Capital Medical University ?CMU? was founded in 1960. It ranks among the top academic medical institutes in China. It is one of the key municipal universities in Beijing. CMU consists of 10 Schools, 19 affiliated hospitals, 16,555 beds in total, and 1 teaching institute. The university and the affiliated hospitals have about 35,128 staff members. Among them, there are 1,875 professors and 3,275 associate professors including 6 members of the Chinese Academy of Sciences or the Chinese Academy of Engineering. In March 2014, the university has 10,132 enrolled students including 433 international Degree-Seeking students from over 50 countries. Each year, about 100 short term international students are recruited. CMU provides a wide range of educational programs for Doctorates, Masters, Bachelors and certificates in Medicine, Stomatology, Preventive Medicine, Chinese Medicine, Chinese Herb Pharmaceutics, Nursing, Biomedical Engineering, Health Low, Health Administration, Rehabilitation, etc. CMU is proud to be at the forefront in the medical education, biomedical research and patient care. It is committed to bring the advanced knowledge in basic and clinical sciences for people’s service. CMU will develop quickly and well in the century.
The predecessor of Medical School in Zhengzhou University is the Henan Medical University established in 1928. It began to admit international students since 1997 and it's one of the earliest medical colleges approved by the MOE to teach MBBS in English. According to the rules of MOE, the seats it can provide for international students in MBBS program is 200, the most among China universities.
The Medical School has five clinical colleges, 9 large-scale affiliated hospitals with over 12,000 hospital beds, a clinical medical key subject of open laboratory, 11 research institutes and 32 professional laboratories. The high-level anatomical labs for teaching guarantee that every eight to ten students could operate on one corpse for practice. Clinical Medicine is the first-level key discipline in ZZU and ranks 16th among China universities. The faculties in the Medical School reach 3,045, including 2 academicians, 227 professors and 372 deputy professors. Most of them have studying or working experiences abroad and some are from India, Nepal and Pakistan. Till now, the number of international students studying MBBS in Zhengzhou University has reached more than 1,000, mainly from South Asia, India, Pakistan, Nepal etc.
ZZU 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.