Capital Medical University

Capital Medical University

About Capital Medical University

Capital Medical University (CMU) formerly known as Beijing second medical college was founded in 1960. It ranks among the top academic medical institutions in China and is one of the key municipal universities in Beijing. Professor Wu Jieping, the founding president of the university, was a world famous urologist as well as a member of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the Chinese Academy of Engineering. Today, six members of teaching staff are members of these prestigious academies, enhancing the university’s domestic reputation further.
CCMU consists of 10 Schools, 14 affiliated hospitals and 1 teaching institution. The university has over 9,000 enrolled students. CMU provides a wide range of educational programs in English language for Doctorates, Masters, Bachelors and certificates


CMU is a well known academic institution for its strong capacity in scientific research. It hosts many key national and municipal disciplines, laboratories and exchange stations for post-doctoral research. High-caliber national and municipal research and training centers and institutes are founded here, covering a wide range of fields including General Practitioner Training, Clinical Medicine, Basic Medicine, Neurosciences, Ophthalmology, Geriatrics, Urology, Cardiology, Pain Medicine, Toxicology, Biomedical Engineering, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Reproduction, Health Policy, etc.

Type Public medical school
Established 1960
Academic affiliation University of China
Chairman Lu Zhaofeng
Principal Professor Shang yongfeng
Location Beijing
Language English

Facilities in Ad-Din Women's Medical College

CMU faculty is highly experienced and offers education in the English medium, which is a rare feature of a Chinese University. The basic facilities like hostels, mess, classrooms, and labs are above the parameter of excellence. Any of the University Campuses can be reached easily by public transport. The University campus has a Library and Dining Hall for Students. To keep the students engaged and have fun, the University Campus also offers different sports facilities like Soccer Fields, Outdoor Basketball Courts, Indoor Swimming Pools, and Gymnasium, Tennis Courts, etc.

The Library is well stocked with books from all branches of medicine. It is located in the fifth and sixth floor of the college building. The 8800 square feet library has WiFi and a separate internet browsing room equipped with adequate number of computers. It has a computer laboratory and facilities for playing video cassettes and CD’s. The Library remains open from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM in all work days. It has a collection of over 5000 text books, references and monographs. It also has national and foreign journals on medical and allied subjects. The reading rooms can accommodate up to 100 students at a time.


Capital Medical University provides in-campus hostel to the international students, the hostel executes Hotel Style Management. All the students are requested to live on campus. Housing is close to Chinese, Japanese and Korean restaurants, cafés, convenience stores, book shops, and on-campus gymnasium with an indoor swimming pool. Within the apartment buildings there are also multi-functional conference rooms available for residents’ entertainment

Life on campus is very convenient and safe. Most Chinese students will choose to live in the dormitories on campus because of its reasonable prices, complete facilities and safe surroundings. Capital Medical University provide international students dormitories for foreign students. Usually there are  double-room and three-room dormitories. You can choose what  you like.


At CMU, everyone can enjoy sports or exercise as a part of their student life. There are sufficient sports facilities that are all free for our students to use, like a huge indoor basketball court and outdoor stadium with running track.