WENZHOU MEDICAL UNIVERSITY

Wenzhou Medical University designated as a key university in Wenzhou, Zhejiang, is an institution of higher learning under the leadership of Zhejiang Provincial Government.
Its history can be traced back from Zhejiang Medical School established in Hangzhou in 1912. In August of 1958, Part of Zhejiang Medical School was moved from Hangzhou to Wenzhou, hence the name changed to Wenzhou Medical College. In 2013, the name changed to Wenzhou Medical University (WMU)
The school library has a collection of 700,000 books and 1100 categories of periodicals either in Chinese or foreign languages. Subordinate to WMC are 6 institutes, 1 experimental animal center, two directly affiliated hospitals with around 2000 beds,15 centers of Laboratory, among them 3 are Key Laboratories of Ministerial level.
Involving branches of medicine, science, engineering, liberal arts, laws and management, Wenzhou Medical College offers

  • Twenty Six 5-year Bachelor’s degree programs
  • A 7-year program leading to Master’s degree
  • 1 joint doctorate program
  • 3 doctorate programs.

Now it has over 12,000 undergraduates and nearly 700 postgraduates. Of more than 1,000 faculties, odd 550 have professorships or the equivalent academic titles.

From 2006, Wenzhou Medical University was authorized to confer doctorate degrees in Ophthalmology, Surgery and Gynecology. Wenzhou Medical College is one of the first institutions authorized by the State Council to confer Master’s degree. It offers 15 Master’s degrees now in Ophthalmology & Optometry, Internal Medicine, Surgery, Pediatrics, Pharmacology, Gynecology & Obstetrics, Clinical Laboratory Diagnostics, Anesthesia, Pathology and Physiology, Integration of Traditional Chinese Medicine & West Medicine, etc. The Program of Ophthalmology & Optometry is the first one established in China to train optometric professionals with medical background. Given their distinguished achievements in the optometric development, Ministry of Public Health of China based its first and only national Center of Optometry Research in WMC. A Sino-U.S. joint program for Doctorate of Optometry is now under way.

In recent years Wenzhou Medical University has been very active in academic exchanges and friendly visits with other countries and regions. Intercollegiate relationships have been established with New England College of Optometry U.S.A., Pacific University U.S.A., University of Queensland Australia, Burapha University Thailand, Miyazaki Medical College Japan, Medical College China, Karl-Franzens University Graz Austria, Sun Yat-sen Medical University Taiwan, etc.

Head 1st Year 2nd Year 3rd Year 4th Year 5th Year
Tuition Fee 30,000 RMB 30,000 RMB 30,000 RMB 30,000 RMB 30,000 RMB
Hostel Fee 4000 RMB 4000 RMB 4000 RMB 4000 RMB 4000 RMB
Visa Extension 400 RMB 400 RMB 400 RMB 400 RMB 400 RMB
Insurance 600 RMB 600 RMB 600 RMB 600 RMB 600 RMB
Yearly Expense 35000 RMB 35000 RMB 35000 RMB 35000 RMB 35000 RMB
Total in 5 years 175000 RMB

*NOTE: MISC CHARGES to be paid in the University in 1st year 2500RMB-3000RMB
* Fee is subject to change as per the decision of MEA, China & the exchange rate
* 1 RMB= Rs. 10/-

Climate: The weather in Zhejiang features a monsoon season, temperate climate, abundant sunshine and rainfall, humidity and typhoons. The average annual temperature of Zhejiang Province is about 18 °C (64 °F), with an average July temperature of 27-30 °C (81-86 °F), and an average January temperature of 2-8°C (36-46 °F). The annual average rainfall of the province is about 1000mm to 1900mm, and its annual average sunshine time is about 1710 hours to 2100 hours.
Usually spring starts in March, with the average temperature between 9-15 °C (48-59 °F), April and May are the best time for visiting Zhejiang. Meiyu Season is from the end of June to early July. In late summer, typhoons occur with a high frequency, bringing heavy rains. September and October feature excellent weather when clear skies and refreshing air can be enjoyed almost every day. In winter, on the other hand, the city suffers from the cold, since most places are not equipped with heating systems.

Transport: Lishe International Airport (NGB) lies to the southwest of Ningbo City, 11 kilometers (about 6.8 kilometers) away from the urban area. It was put into use in 1990. Now, the airport has opened up to Hong Kong, Seoul as well as dozens of large and medium cities in China like Shanghai, Beijing, Kunming and Shenzhen.
To get to the airport from the urban area, one could take the shuttle bus.

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