Guangzhou Medical University (GMU)，formerly known as Guangzhou Medical College, founded in 1958，is a medical institution which offers a full range of programmes at graduate and undergraduate levels. The main campus of Guangzhou Medical University is located in the downtown of Guangzhou City, a stone's throw away from Liuhua Lake Park and Yuexiu Mountain. A new campus of approximately 247 acres is situated in Panyu District of Guangzhou City near Pearl River, which is an ideal place for learning and research.
GMU boasts 15 schools: School of Basic Sciences, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Health Management, School of Public Health, School of Nursing, Graduate School, School of International Education, School of Dentistry, Kingmed College of Laboratory Medicine, The School of General Practice and Continuing Education, Health Vocational and Technical College, The First Clinical School, The Second Clinical School, The Third Clinical School, The Fourth Clinical School.
GMU has 8 directly affiliated hospitals and 11 non-directly affiliated hospitals, which specialise in respiratory diseases, neuropathy, cardiovascular diseases, gynecology and obstetrics, cancer, dental care, rehabilitation, minimally invasive surgery, primary care and so on.
GMU boasts one national clinical research centre and nine national key clinical specialties in our directly affiliated hospitals:
The First Affiliated Hospital:allergic reaction, oncology, respiratory medicine, thoracic surgery, urology, intensive care,
The Second Affiliated Hospital: pain management, allergic reaction
The Third Affiliated Hospital: obstetrics.
Furthermore, GMU boasts 13 research institutes, namely, Guangzhou Institute of Respiratory Diseases, Sino-French Hoffmann Institute, Guangzhou Institute of Snake Venom, Institute of Neuroscience, Institute for Chemical Carcinogenesis, Cancer Research Institute, Institute of Humanities and Social Sciences, Institute of Integrated Chinese and Western Medicine, Guangzhou Institute of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Guangzhou Institute of Cardiovascular Disease, Guangzhou Institute of Orthopedics, Urology Institute and Institute of Higher Education. Among them, the Sino-French Hoffmann Institute is a joint project with the 2011 Nobel Laureate Jules Hoffmann. We also have a state key laboratory for respiratory diseases which is the only one of its kind in China.
The academic periodicals edited and published by Guangzhou Medical University are as follows: Chest (in Chinese), J Thoracic Disease, Journal of Guangzhou Medical University, Chinese Journal of Biomedical Engineering, Chinese Journal of Joint Surgery, Chinese Journal of Thrombosis and Hemostasis. Among them, J Thoracic Disease was collected by SCI in 2013
GMU offers 20 full-time undergraduate programmes, namely, Clinical Medicine, Medical Laboratory, Medical Imaging, Nursing, Anesthesiology, Dentistry, Clinical medicine of integrated TCM and Western Medicine, Preventive Medicine, Pharmacy, Rehabilitation Sciences, Health Administration, Biomedical Engineering, Applied Psychology, Biotechnology, Biological Science, Law, Marketing, Statistics, Information Management& Information System, Food Quality and Safety. The Internal Medicine (Respiratory Disease) is listed as state key discipline, which ranks top 1% in ESI rankings (Essential Science Indicators).
GMU has been qualified by the Ministry of Education to recruit international students for MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery) in English since 2010. Now we have enrolled over 100 international students from India, Nepal, Pakistan, Tanzania, Comoros，Cameroon, Sudan，UK，Kyrgyz Republic, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.
In addition to its quality undergraduate programmes, GMU offers excellent M.Sc. programmes and Ph.D programmes. GMU also hosts a postdoctoral research station for clinical medicine.
GMU Undergraduate Internationalization reform programme has been listed as one of pilot programmes at provincial and municipal levels. GMU has carried out collaborations in research, teaching, and training with renowned universities such as University of Edinburgh, University of Strasbourg, University of Birmingham, University of Wolverhampton, University of Western Brittany, University of Toronto, California State University Northridge, University of South Carolina, Harvard Medical School, San Francisco State University,Arkansas State University, Columbia University, Maryland University, Johns Hopkins University, Yonsei University College of Dentistry, National University of Singapore, Hong Kong University, Chinese University of Hong Kong, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Taiwan University,Chung Shan Medical University, I-Shou University, Kiang Wu Nursing College of Macau, City University of Macau, University of Queensland, Queensland University of Technology, and Massey University.
GMU boasts a strong faculty led by Prof. Zhong Nanshan, the academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering. After half a century’s endeavor, Guangzhou Medical University has achieved substantial progress.
Add: 195, Dongfeng Xi Road, Guangzhou City, China
Postal Code: 510182