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Ningxia Medical University

govt.chinadaily.com.cn| Updated : August 2, 2019


Ningxia Medical University [Photo/nxmu.edu.cn]

Ningxia Medical University, founded in 1958 and previously named Ningxia Medical College, is the only medical higher education institution in Ningxia Hui autonomous region.

The university is located in Yinchuan, the region's capital city and referred to as the "South Beauty beyond the Great Wall". In 2008, it was promoted as a medical comprehensive university with the name Ningxia Medical University.

At present, the university (including the Yanhu and Shuangyi campuses) covers 113 hectares. There are 13 teaching institutions, 13 teaching and research institutions, 12 affiliated hospitals, 20 teaching hospitals, as well as more than 70 practice hospitals and practical teaching bases.

At present, there are more than 20,000 students enrolled in the university, including 9,095 full-time students, 1633 postgraduates and 363 international students. The university offers 21 undergraduate majors and eight first-level disciplines conferring master's degrees. The university formed a professional discipline system with local characteristics, which focuses on medical disciplines, traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) and Western medicine coexisting, and multidisciplinary coordinated development.

The university and its affiliated hospitals employ more than 5,600 teachers and medical staff members, among whom 905 are full-time teachers and 723 have titles of deputy senior or above.

The university offers 22 undergraduate programs in the three disciplines of medicine, science and management, among which clinical medicine, TCM, preventive medicine, nursing and pharmacy are State-level specialties.

Address: 1160 Shengli St, Xingqing district, Yinchuan, Ningxia Hui autonomous region

Tel: +86-951-6980016

Fax: +86-951-6980018