Fujian Medical University (福建医科大学)

About the university

Location: Fuzhou, China

Official full name – Fujian Medical University
Traditional Chinese name – 福建 医科大学
Abbreviated – FMU

FMU State University is a provincial medical institution located in Fuzhou City, Fujian Province that integrates teaching, research, treatment, prevention, and social services. Its predecessor was Fujian Provincial Medical College, founded back in 1937. Since 2003, the institution has been re-certified by the Fujian Provincial People’s Government as a key top-tier Fujian University.

Fujian University FMU was founded in 1937. After 78 years of development, it has created a perfect system for the preparation of highly qualified bachelors, masters and doctoral students. The undergraduate program specializes in attracting students not only from all over their country, but also recruiting foreign teachers from Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan and foreign students from all over the world. In addition, the university has formed a multidisciplinary multi-level system of medical education for adults.

University ranking and its advantages

FMU maintains an evolving way of perfect order in the institution and confidently strides along the intended path to manage the educational process with intelligent progress, high level of performance and real strength. It is an emphasis on the education of normal subjects to accelerate the education of graduate students for a long-term system. The institution is formed as a provincial key university specializing in medicine, science development, governance and rights in equal proportions. The University has become the main base for the training of highly qualified medical specialists, centers for medical research and medical care. The institution has reached the highest level of teaching in medical practice.

Currently, FMU aims to become a top-tier medical training center, science and preventive health research center, becoming a high-level teaching and research training institution committed to innovation in staff training, research, healthcare services and cultural heritage.

University composition and infrastructure

FMU has two campuses, Shangji and Taijiang, which cover more than 873,000 m² and the total area of ​​educational buildings is more than 400,000 m². There are 20 colleges, 4 directly related hospitals, 12 unrelated affiliated hospitals and clinical medical schools, 22 general clinical hospitals and 58 vocational training bases. In the teaching practice there is an experimental training center for virtual dental simulation. There is also a major research platform for innovative antibody drug technologies and the latest innovative platform for immunotherapy technology. The Ministry of Education has set up a key laboratory for the detailed study of gastrointestinal cancers.

Full composition of the institution:

  • 9 330 teachers of the highest category, of which more than 40% have doctoral degrees, 16 outstanding specialists;
  • 24,500 students (12,900 full-time students), of which more than 10% are foreigners.

The University has established cooperation in the field of scientific research and training of specialists with medical research institutes from the USA, Japan, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Australia, Canada. Now students can practice in any of the countries they like.

Admission and tuition fees

Tuition fees at FMU:

  • registration mandatory fee – 500 yuan;
  • Undergraduate – from 26,000 to 30,000 yuan;
  • Master’s degree – from 30,000 to 38,000 yuan;
  • Doctoral studies – from 35,000 to 45,000 yuan.

Applicants who wish to study in Chinese must provide an HSK certificate with a level of 3-6 points, depending on the chosen direction. You can submit a package of documents online to the institution’s e-mail starting from June.


FMU provides all foreign students with legal grants that entitle them to preferential tuition. Successful students can apply for an Enhanced Presidential Scholarship.

Studying programs

  • Clinical medicine, scientific and technological agricultural medicine
  • Basic medicine (scientific and technological medicine)
  • Bioinformatics (science, technology, agriculture)
  • Dentistry (School of Science and Technology)
  • Medical Inspection Technology (Medicine Science and Technology)
  • Medical experimental technology
  • Anesthesiology (School of Science and Technology)
  • Medical imaging (science, technology, agriculture and medicine)
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (Science, Technology)
  • Medical imaging technology (scientific and technological medicine)
  • Rehabilitation therapy (science and technology)
  • Preventive medicine (science, technology, agriculture and medicine)
  • Public Service Management (Literature and Science)
  • Food quality and safety (science, technology and medicine)
  • Health Inspectorate and Quarantine (Scientific and Technological Medicine)
  • Optometry (science and technology)
  • Geriametry (science and technology)
  • Care (Science and Technology)
  • Pharmaceuticals (science, technology, agriculture and medicine)
  • Pharmaceuticals (science, technology, agriculture and medicine)
  • Clinical pharmacy (production technology)
  • Analysis of narcotic components (scientific and technical medicine)
  • Biopharmaceutical (science, agriculture and medicine)
  • Social work (literature and science)
  • Applied Psychology (Scientific and Technical Medicine)
  • English (history, literature)


  • School of your medicine
  • Department of Clinical Medicine
  • School of Public Health
  • School of Dentistry
  • Department of medical technology and technology
  • Department of Pharmacy
  • School of Nursing
  • School of Literature
  • College of Continuing Education
  • School of International Education
  • Physical health department
  • Foreign language school
  • Department of Political Theory and Education


All nonresident students are provided with student accommodation. The cost of living on campus is approximately 1000 or 1250 per month depending on the room. Accommodation must be booked in advance.



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