Southeast University (SEU) is one of the national key universities administered directly under the Central Government and the Ministry of Education of China. It is also one of the universities of Project 211 and Program 985 that is financed by the Central Government to build as a world-class university. Located in the ancient capital city of Nanjing, Southeast University has campuses such as Sipailou ,Jiulonghu and Dingjiaqiao, covering a total area of 392 hectares.
Southeast University is one of the oldest institutions of higher learning in China. Its origin can be traced back to 1902, when it was founded as Sanjiang Normal College. Then, it evolved as: Nanjing Higher Normal School, National Southeast University and National Central University. During the nationwide restructuring of institutions of higher learning in 1952, Nanjing Institute of Technology was established on the original site of National Central University. In May 1988, the university was renamed Southeast University. And in April 2000, Nanjing Railway Medical College, Nanjing College of Communications and Nanjing Geological School were merged into the university, whose main campus is located at the center of the ancient capital city of Nanjing, a sacred place for education since the Ming Dynasty.
Southeast University has become a comprehensive and research-oriented university featuring the coordinated development of such multi-disciplines as science, engineering, medicine, literature, law, philosophy, education, economics, management, art, etc., with engineering as its focus. The university boasts a high-level faculty of over 2,700 full-time teachers, including over 2200 teachers with doctorate, which is 80.3% of the total number of teachers, 1900 full or associate professors,934 doctoral supervisors, 2,028 supervisors for masters, 12 academicians of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and Academy of Engineering,13 members of the discipline review group of the State Council, 16 experts of the national “Ten Thousands Talents Program”, 21 experts of the national “Thousand Talents Program”, 28 experts of the national “Thousand Talents Program for Young Scholars”, 45 “Cheung Kong Scholar” Professors, 10 experts of “Young Talents Program ofCheung Kong Scholar”, 3 top teachers of “Ten Thousands Talents Program”, 5 winners of the national awards for top teachers, 43 granted with funds from the National Outstanding Youth Science Foundation, 3 preeminent experts involved in the national high-tech development project known as “Program 863”, 1 expert in the International Science & Technology Program, 2 experts for national major special projects, and 22 selected into the Talents Project initiated by the Ministry of Personnel of China for the development of high-level professionals and technical talents. At present, it has an enrollment of 31,470 full-time students, including 15,017 postgraduate students.
Southeast University, always sticking to the theory of “education-first” on school management, has been increasing input in teaching and intensifying the reform in education in its effort for the quality-oriented education and students’ development in terms of their spirit of innovation and ability of practice. In terms of undergraduate education, the university, while traditionally emphasizing basic knowledge, practice and quality, has put forward higher standards, i.e., pursuing excellence, going international and highlighting innovative research. Southeast University is one of the first colleges and universities which is carrying out the “education and development plan for outstanding engineers” and the “national innovative experiment plan for undergraduates” under the Ministry of Education; it is among the first pilot colleges and universities for innovation and entrepreneurship education reform; it is also among the first pilot colleges and universities for the implementation of the “education and development plan for outstanding doctors” co-initiated by the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Health, as well as one of the pilot schools for the reform of the development mode for top and innovative medical professionals and of the five-year development mode for clinical medical professionals.
A total of 5 disciplines are selected into the state-level comprehensive pilot reform project and 23 are selected as the construction points of national characteristic disciplines; besides, 40 courses are awarded as the national superior courses, 36 courses are selected into the national course resource sharing construction program, 14 courses are awarded national public video course, 8 experiment centers are selected among the state-level demonstration centers and construction points for experiment teaching. 3 experiment centers are selected among the state-level virtual simulation centers for experiment teaching. 52 professors are selected into the National Steering Committee for Education and Instruction, among which 5 are selected as chairmen in related disciplines in institution for higher learning of the National Steering Committee for Education and Instruction. 11 teams are awarded as the state-level teaching teams of innovation.12 national trial plots for innovation in the personnel development mode, as well as 12 national education centers for engineering practice. SEU has a large number of practice base both in and outside the university, and holds various after-class scientific and cultural activities. Each year it has over 1500 scientific research training programs for undergraduates, students participate and excel in over 90 discipline competences, including the international first prize of Mathematical Contest In Modeling in 2016, the national grand prize of the fifth China Education Robot Contest, the national first prize of eleventh National Competition of Transport Science and Technology for Students, the national first prize of the Invitational Tournament of Simulation Electronic System Design for National Undergraduate Electronics Design Contest in 2016, the national first prize of China Undergraduate Mathematical Contest in Modeling in 2016. SEU was selected as “National Colleges and Universities Innovation and Entrepreneurship Base ”. It won The Challenge Cup twice, which is the only university of this honor except universities in Beijing and Shanghai.
According to “ Provisional Regulations on Quality Control Standards of English-Taught Medical Undergraduate Education for International Students in China ”，the Ministry of Education of China has approved Southeast University as one of the qualified universities in China to enroll international students in the English-taught undergraduate program of medicine.
To accelerate its step of internationalization, Southeast University will continue to enroll international students in the English-taught undergraduate program of medicine in the fall-semester of 2010. The program aims to cultivate qualified international medical professionals, giving due consideration to the possible needs of them to serve in their motherland or other countries.
After completing the total required credits, students will be conferred diploma by Southeast University and qualified students will receive the Bachelor Degree of Medicine Science (M.B.B.S.). Graduates will have the opportunity to enroll for Physician Qualification Exam according to the relative regulations of the respective country.
Taught in English, the program is open to international students in pursuit of the science and practice of medicine, whose courses are offered by Medical College, SEU.
Medical College of Southeast University, originating from Nanjing Railway Medical College, whose origin can be traced back to the Medical College of the Central University founded in 1935, was merged to Southeast University in 2000. It enjoys its prestige home and abroad for its long history and high-quality education.
College of Medicine, Southeast University (SEU), is located by the scenic Xuanwu Lake in Nanjing, a historic and cultural city of China, bordering Hunan Street, a national famous business street. The campus boasts beautiful sceneries all around the year. The College of Medicine has been an important base in the national medical education. In the past years, it has cultivated more than 20,000 graduates, including some academicians of the Chinese Academy of Engineering and other many noted medical experts home and abroad.
College of Medicine, SEU is composed of School of Basic Medical Science, School of Clinical Medicine and School of Public Health. The College offers six Ph.D. programs, twenty-nine Master’s programs, one 7-year program for both Bachelor’s and Master’s degree and seven Bachelor’s programs.
There are over 80 professors and 150 associate professors in the faculty of the College of Medicine, including 30 doctoral supervisors and 200 master’s supervisors, majority of whom have the experience of studying in famous foreign medical schools and have obtained Doctor’s degree. Additionally, there are 87 part-time professors and 226 associate professors in the attached hospitals and laboratory hospitals.
With 193,000 sq. m. of modern teaching and laboratory buildings, gymnasiums and libraries, College of Medicine, SEU covers the total area of 263,000 sq. m. The libraries collect 400,000 copies of books and 1500 kinds of foreign periodicals. The Clinical Experimental Center, which is under construction, will facilitate the medical students with modern clinical techniques, by means of the simulative electronic patient system. There are 19 hospitals attached to College of Medicine, SEU, more than 40 laboratory hospitals spreading across the country. SEU is a comprehensive university with over 28000 full-time students, among whom 2700 are medical students consisting of 800 graduates and 1900 undergraduates. There are more than 1000 foreign students from 102 countries studying here.
You are on the threshold of SEU the time you have received the Admission Notice and JW202/201 from CIS of SEU, which means that you are going to study in Nanjing for a couple of months or years. Please prepare the following documents needed during registration.
Go to the Chinese Embassy or Consulate in your home country for visa application to China with valid passport, Admission Notice and JW202/201. Students should obtain the ordinary passport and X visa before register. Some of the parents may be working for government so you may hold a special passport , service passport , W visa or whatever. Please change the type of your passport to ordinary one from your embassy and your visa to X type. It is improper for a foreign student to stay without X visa in SEU and China.
The original admission notice and JW form are not returnable to students after registration. So you are advised to make some copies in case you need it in the future.
If you are exchange student please make sure you have bought the health insurance for your study in SEU. Prepare the original and the copy of the insurance document and show them to Int'l Office during registration. For other types of students， health insurance fee is included in the tuition or scholarship.