Kunming Medical University

Kunming Medical University is a very reputed and leading medical university to study MBBS in China. The university is constantly working on its teaching methodology to produce excellent medical professionals through new technologies and better educational reforms. 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: 1937

Location: Chenggong District, Kunming, China

Type of University: Public

Mode of Instruction: English, Chinese

Duration of Course

The total duration of MBBS in China at Kunming Medical 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 Kunming City


Chenggong District is a city district under the jurisdiction of Kunming. Moreover, Kunming is the capital and largest city of Yunnan province in southwest China. Also, it is a prefecture-level city. Most importantly, it has a large student population and a temperate year-round climate.


The weather of Kunming is quite pleasing all throughout the year. The summers are not extremely hot and the winters are also not bitterly cold. January is the coldest while July is the hottest month of the year.