Guangzhou Medical University (GMU), founded in 1958, situated near the Liuhua Lake Park in the center of Guangzhou, is a full-time medical University. GMU is qualified by Ministry of Education, China to recruit international medical students in English since 2010.
Guangzhou Medical University is composed of four campuses,the Main Campus is located in Dongfeng Xi Road and the other three campuses respectively located in Longdong,Haizhu and Jianggao.
There are School of Basic Science, School of Health Management, School of Public Health, Nursing School,Graduate School, School of Continuing Education , as well as three clinical schools combined with affiliated hospitals in GMU.
Every year, GMU recruits 1,500 undergraduates and 550 postgraduates (master and doctors).There are 18 full time undergraduate medical programs, including Clinical Medicine, Medical Laboratory, Medical Imaging, Nursing, Anesthesiology, Oral Medicine, Preventive Medicine, Pharmacy, Rehabilitation Therapy, Health Administration, Biomedical Engineering , Applied Psychology , Biotechnology, Western Medicine in Clinical Medicine ,Law, Marketing, Statistics and Information Management& Information System . GMU also offers 35 M.Sc. programs and 20 Ph.D. programs.
In addition to excellent academic programs and a faculty comprised of experts in every field of medicine, our university is devoted to medical research and has made great achievements in medical field GMU boasts the following research institutes:Guangzhou Institute of Respiratory Disease, Obstetrics & Gynecology Institute of Guangzhou, Institute of Chemical Carcinogenesis, Guangzhou Orthopedics Institute, Institute of Neuroscience, Cancer Research Institute, Guangzhou, Research Institute of Snake Venom, Guangzhou Institute of Cardiovascular Disease and Research Institute of the Humanities and Social Sciences.The academic periodicals edited and published by Guangzhou Medical University are as follows: Chest (in Chinese) and Guangdong Medicines, Journal of Guangzhou Medical, University, Journal of Modern Medical Bioengineering, Journal of Thrombosis and Hemostasis, The Chinese Journal of Arthroplasty
In the past several years, GMU has successively communicated in terms of academic affairs with many foreign universities and built up good cooperation with universities and research institutes as follows: The University of Edinburgh, University of Birmingham, Royal University of all Practitioners, University of London, University of Western Brittany, University of Wolverhampton, Harvard University, The University of Washington, San Francisco State University, Arkansas State University, Indiana University, University of Pittsburgh, California State University, Northridge, Queensland University of Technology, The University of Western Australia, Hong Kong University, Chinese University of Hong Kong, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, College of Dentistry, Yonsei University, Chung Shan Medical University, Taiwan University College of Medicine, I-Shou University,Kiang Wu Nursing College of Macau.