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About Gannan Medical University

Gannan Medical University (GMU) is located in Ganzhou, a famous historical and cultural city alongside Beijing-Kowloon Railway in the south of Jiangxi province. Professor Han Jisheng, an academician of China Science Academy, works as the honorary president of GMU. Founded as Ganxian Advanced Midwifery Vocational School of Jiangxi Province in 1941, GMU developed to be Gannan Medical Technical School in 1958 and Gannan Medical College in 1988, and started to recruit undergraduates. GMU enjoyed the bachelor degree authorization in 1993 and the master's in 2013, and started to recruit graduates in 2014. GMU is the sole undergraduate medical university in Jiangxi province.

GMU has Zhanggong Campus and Huangjin Campus, which cover more than 800,000 square meters and 300,000 square meters of gross floor area. GMU is enriched with 1,068,000 books, 3,047,000 electronic books, 2 first-level master’s degree disciplines, 2 master's degree subjects, 23 undergraduate majors and 16 college majors which cover Medicine, Science, Engineering, Literature, Law, Management and Education. GMU has 11 affiliated hospitals (3 directly affiliated ones and 8 indirectly affiliated ones), 1 provincial 2011 Collaborative Innovation Center, 1 provincial postdoctoral innovation and practice base (provincial post-doctoral research station), 2 key university disciplines of the Twelfth Five-Year Plan, 1 key provincial laboratory, 1 provincial engineering and technology research center, 2 key provincial university laboratories, 1 key provincial university research base for humanities and social sciences, 1 provincial soft science research base, 1 leading provincial medical discipline and 1 provincial modern treatment center for urinary calculi.

GMU enjoys 2 national distinguished majors, 2 educational training programs for outstanding doctors of the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Health of P. R. China, 1 pilot project for the comprehensive reform of the Ministry of Education of P. R. China, 1 national practical education base construction project for the college students, 1 project of industry-university cooperative education of the Ministry of Education of P. R. China, 4 provincial distinguished majors, 2 provincial educational training programs for outstanding doctors, 1 provincial educational training program for outstanding engineers, 6 provincial pilot projects for the comprehensive reform, 3 provincial innovative experimental zones of the talent cultivation mode in university, 4 excellent provincial teaching teams, 4 model centers of provincial university experimental teaching, 15 excellent provincial university courses, 3 provincial bilingual teaching demonstration courses, 17 provincial high-quality resources sharing classes and 1 provincial online open project construction course of high-quality resources.

GMU currently has 10,510 undergraduates, 1,605 college students, 145 graduates, 169 overseas students and 21,460 students majoring in adult education. With a number of moderately-sized, well-structured, high-quality faculties, GMU has 1,316 teachers and workers. Among them, there are 946 full-time teachers, including