Campus: 1838 Guangzhou N Ave, Baiyun, Guangzhou, Guangdong, P R China.
Southern Medical University known as First Military Medical University, affiliated to the People’s Liberation Army of China, is a Chinese institution of higher learning, located in Guangzhou, the capital city of Guangdong Province, China. Southern Medical University is located at the foothills of the picturesque Baiyun Mountain in Guangzhou. It covers an area of nearly one million square metres filled with lush greenery. It was founded in 1951 and became one of national key universities in 1979.
This University offers courses in Clinical Medicine at the Bachelors and Masters levels, in Western medicine, traditional Chinese medicine, economics and medical-related fields. Students are also taught English (for Chinese students) and Mandarin Chinese (for foreign students) at the basic level.
Southern Medical University has 2 affiliated hospitals, Nanfang Hospital with over 2500 patient beds and Zhejiang Hospital with about 1000 beds.