Located in East Asia, China is the world's second largest state by land area. China is a communist nation and the world's most populous state with the population of over 1.381 billion. China comprises of a vast landscape with the grassland, desert, mountain ranges, lakes, rivers and 14,500 km of coastline. China shares its borders with India, Nepal, Bhutan and Burma. Beijing is the capital of China. Shanghai - the largest city of China is the global financial center of the country.
Currently, China is one of the fastest growing economies of the world in terms of GDP and Purchasing Power Parity. Also China is the largest importer and exporter of goods in the world. The country is a recognized country for nuclear weapons and has the world's largest standing army and second-largest defense budget.
The climate in China varies from one region to another. The weather of the country is mostly dry while wet monsoons also prevail often. Winters are usually very cold and dry and summers are mostly warm and moist.
China has made a great improvement in terms of medical education. At present, medical education in China has reached to a great international level. Every year, a lot of students from around the world come to China to pursue MBBS degree. The Medical universities and colleges in China offer high quality education with much lower cost as compared to other foreign countries.The facilities provided to the students is comparable to those in European and other developed countries. The culture of China is influenced by the ancient times. This leads to a high respect for education in the country.
Around 48 medical universities in China are recognized by the Medical Council of India(MCI). The students pursuing their MBBS from China are taught Mandarin from the very first year of the course which helps them to easily interact with the patients. The language of teaching is English. Some of the medical universities also offer internships.
The medical universities of Georgia have got a worldwide recognition and offer high standard infrastructure and education. The medical universities of Georgia are recognized by MCI and WHO. The students obtaining MBBS from Georgia are eligible to work on any part of the world.The duration of MBBS course in China is six years with a very low cost including one year internship.
The Chinese Ministry of Education (MOE) published the 'Interim Provisions for Quality Control Standards in Undergraduate Medical Education' in English for international students in 2007. This was done to guarantee a high-quality and standardized educational experience for international students. The following are the reasons why China is becoming a hot destination for MBBS: