Tianjin Medical University

Tianjin Medical University

About Tianjin Medical University

Tianjin Medical University (TMU) (Chinese: 天津医科大学; pinyinTiānjīn Yīkē Dàxué) was founded in 1951; was the first medical institution approved by the State Council of the People’s Republic of China. Hsien-I Chu, a renowned endocrinologist, was the first president of the university. The current president is Shang Yongfeng.

Founded in 1951, Tianjin Medical University became the first medical university after the foundation of P. R. of China. TMU is recognized by WHO and one of the 74 universities to acquire the authorization by the Ministry of Education to admit students from abroad.

TMU is also one of the 97 universities which are emphatically constructed by the National “211 Project”. TMU has been admitting foreign students since 1960s. Presently, the University has more than 1430 foreign students from about 64 countries. The International School (IMS) of TMU is in charge of the education, management, and recruitment of the international students. The University consists of qualified teachers and it provides favorable teaching facilities. Since 20 years, the University is provides courses in the English Medium.

Type Public medical school
Established 1951
Academic affiliation University of Tianjin 
Chairman Yongfeng Shangdfd
Principal Prof. Dr. Hao XiShan
Location 22 Qixiangtai Road, Tianjin
Language English

Facilities in Tianjin Medical University

There are four lecture theaters and an auditorium with state-of-the-art infrastructure which are fully air conditioned. Seminar rooms and demonstration rooms are also available in each department. The rooms are well ventilated with a proper lighting system, built-in and portable writing boards, equipped with LCD projectors, overhead projectors and computers with high wattage audio aids.


The University Library has collection of 510 thousand volumes and 3 thousand kinds of journals, which was designated as Central Library by the Ministry of Health. The computer network including Internet has been opened for medical education, Long-distance Medical Education, E-mail, Document Transit, etc.


Tianjin Medical University has 2 campuses. They are Guangdonglu Campus and Qixiangtai Campus. Apartment facilities are available for the International Students is in Qixiangtai Campus. The accommodation costs RMB-30 approximately per day. The off-Rent accommodation is allowed in the Tianjin University.

Tianjin hostel facilities are listed they are as follows: Single and Double Rooms with furnished beds, desks, chairs, bookcase, self-study room, air conditioner, TV, telephone, internet access within the campus, electric water heater, private washroom with showers (24 hours hot water service)are available for the benefit of the students.


Indian Foods are available in the Tianjin campus. Chinese food and Indian food restaurants are available in the Tianjin campus. Also, South Asian restaurants, coffee bars, kitchen, laundry facilities. (Washing machine facilities are available here, students can wash their clothes using washing card)


Tianjin University provides a sports facility for the benefit of the students. These are the games offered by Tianjin like football, basketball, volleyball, tennis, indoor & outdoor games, athletic games like track events with gymnastics so on. There is a huge playground available at Tianjin Medical University.

Source: http://www.tmu.edu.cn/