Zhejiang University

Zhejiang University is a highly reputed and leading government medical university to study MBBS in China. This MCI recognized medical university offers high quality medical education and the medical doctor degree offered at Zhejiang University is equivalent to MBBS in India. It is known for its highest level of accreditation and low cost fees structure all over the world. 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: 1897

Location: Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China

Type of University: Public

Mode of Instruction: English, Chinese

Duration of Course

The total duration of MBBS in China at Zhejiang 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 Hangzhou City


Hangzhou (formerly Hangchow) is the capital of China’s Zhejiang province. It is also the most populous city of Zhejiang Province in East China. Most importantly, each year, it attracts a large number of students to study MBBS in China.


Hangzhou experiences a humid subtropical climate with all four distinct seasons.  The summers are long, very hot, humid whereas the winters are chilly, cloudy and dry. January is the coldest while July is the hottest month of the year.