Fujian Medical University (FMU), located in Fuzhou, the capital city of Fujian Province, serves as a center for teaching, research, treatment, and prevention, and provides other social services.Currently FMU has two campuses in Shangjie and Taijiang, with a total land area of about 87 hectares and a building area of 379,000 squaremeters. At present, the university comprises 19 schools and departments, which offer 23 undergraduate programs, 22 doctorate programs, 59 master programs, and 2 authorized master degree specialties. In addition to its extensive academic programs, the University has established an efficient clinical teaching and practice network, composed of 1 stomatological hospital, 26 clinical teaching hospitals and 10 affiliated hospitals, of which 9 are rankedamongthe firstrank hospitals. In 2003 it was designated by Fujian Provincial Government as the university for key construction and development. In the same year, it passed the evaluation for undergraduate education organized by the Ministry of Education.
Currently, FMU has a total number of more than 20,000 full-time students, including approximately 2,000 postgraduates, and 10,000 undergraduates. It is also entitled to recruit students from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan and students fromforeign countries for its undergraduate programs.
There is a total number of 5,398 faculty, staff members and medical personnel in the University. Of the 835 full-time teachers,58%have possessedmaster’s degrees, and 55.1% the title of associate professor or full professor.
Fujian Medical University is on the approval Status of the following Organization :
- World Health Organization (WHO)
- General Medical Council, UK (GMC)
- Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC)
- China Medical Council
- Indian Medical Council
- Bangladesh Medical Council
- Nepal Medical Council
There are separate facilities for Boys and girls. Well-appointed hostels with fully furnished, air-conditioned roomsmade for international students. Rooms are furnished with TV, Telephone, Refrigerator, Washing Machine,Radiators, Air condition and other amenities. On each floor there is a common hall and a common kitchen for cooking. Hostel rooms come furnished with beds, mattress, pillows, blanket, two side tables, one cupboard per room and one table and chair per room. Occupants get a change of bed-sheet and pillow case. The hostels are given good protection by security agencies and police booths in the University
Special Asian/Indian type food in a specially prepared canteen for students. Students are free to choose their own cuisine in every meal from a large variety of offerings.