Jilin University

Jilin University aims to target more and more foreign students to study MBBS in China through its excellent medical education, low-cost tuition fees and simplified admission procedure. It produces highly qualified and professional doctors in addition to developing them personally through various extracurricular activities. A large part of Indian students are flocking to study MBBS in abroad instead of doing MBBS in India because the fee structure for a medical course in India is quite high.

MCI Approved: Yes

Establishment: 1975

Location: Jilin City, China

Type of University: Public

Mode of Instruction: English, Chinese

Duration of Course

The total duration of MBBS in China at Jilin University is a period of six years including one entire year of internship. However, internship in China is not compulsory. Indian students can come back to India after five years of studies and do their internship in India. In case, a student does one year of internship in China before coming back to India, his/her internship is valid in India.

Recognition of Degree

This MCI recognized medical university to study MBBS in China has recognition by some of the leading medical councils and organizations in the world. To name a few, this university has accreditation and recognition by the Medical Council of India (MCI), World Health Organization (WHO), Medical Council of the UK, the USA, Australia etc

Hostel / Accommodation

On an average, the hostel fee sums up to around Rs. 50,000 – Rs.1,20,000 per year. For fooding, your monthly expense will be somewhere around Rs. 5,000 – Rs. 6,000 per month. However, your overall expenses to study MBBS in abroad depend on the preferences you make.

Also, if you take admission on time, chances of better hostels are even more. If you get late, all good hostels may get already acquired. Therefore, you have to stay in a hostel with double or triple sharing rooms.

More About Jilin City


Jilin is a northeastern Chinese province which borders North Korea and Russia. Interestingly, the name Jilin translates to “Auspicious Forest”. Furthermore, the capital of Jilin is Changchun. Moreover, Jilin has a surplus of Traditional Chinese medicine resources, with approximately 27,000 kinds of wild plants and 9,000 kinds of medicinal herbs.


The climate of Jilin City is monsoon-influenced, humid continental. The city experiences all four distinct seasons with warm summers and cold, windy, dry and long winters. January is the coldest while July is the hottest month of the year.