Xian Jiaotong University


Xian Jiaotong University is named as one of the most comprehensive universities which are not only very research-oriented in terms of its works but also its major focus on medical sciences. The programs of the university cover across a wide range of subjects including literature, engineering, medical, management, economics, arts, philosophy, law and so on. The university consists of almost 17 schools and offers about 74 different undergraduate programs as well. The university also offers 199 master programs along with 114 doctorate programs too.

As of the year 2007, it was reported that the overall number of undergraduate students was over 17,000 and the graduate students being 13,000. More than 1100 students had studied from over 50 different countries and there are more than 2500 faculty members to support them as well. The current faculty members also include about sixteen members of the Chinese Academy of Engineering and the Chinese Academy of Science.

The university had started to accept international students from the year 1950. As of today, the institute has more than 5000 internationally trained students from more than 52 countries and regions. Since the year 1930, the university has been nicknamed as the ‘MIT of the East’.

Xian Jiaotong University
Xian Jiaotong University


When it comes to the Xian Jiaotong University location, it is located in the ancient capital of Xi’an, China. The university has three separate campuses which are known as Qujiang Campus, Yanta Campus, and Xingqing Campus. The campus spreads across an area of almost 19 lacs in square kilometers and the students mainly stay inside the Yanta and XingQin campus.

Xian Jiaotong University Admission

Talking about Xian Jiaotong University MBBS admission procedures, the following eligibility criteria should be taken into account before applying for the same:

  • The student should be having a background in subjects such as Biology, Chemistry, and Physics.
  • The overall aggregate score the candidate has obtained in the 10 + 2 levels should be at least 50 percent.
  • The candidate should have passed his or her 10 + 2 exams from a recognized council or board of studies.
  • The student should have fluency in the English language and should be able to communicate easily.
  • The minimum age is 17 years as on 31st December of admission year.
  • Candidate must have passed NEET-UG conducted by NTA.

Apart from these eligibility requirements, the candidate should also have a good health status. The candidate should also have a valid ordinary passport along with a visa for studies abroad as well. The admission process is carried out in September of each year.

Xian Jiaotong University Fees

The following is a detailed chart when it comes to Xian Jiaotong University fees,

  • Undergraduates – 8000 RMB to 15000 RMB, per year.
  • Bachelor – 20000 RMB to 50000 RMB, per year.
  • Master – 30000 RMB to 50000 RMB, per year.
  • Doctoral – 50,000 RMB, per year.

The accommodation fees are as follows (per year):

  • Single room – 110 RMB to 24000 RMB, in the West 7 building.
  • Double room – 65 RMB to 10000 RMB, in the West 13 building / 100 RMB to 24000 RMB for a single room.
  • Double room – 20 RMB to 9000 RMB, in the West 8 building.
  • International student dormitory 1 – 8200 RMB to 8700 RMB for double room / 16400 RMB to 17400 RMB for a single room.
  • International student dormitory 2 – 8000 RMB to 8200 RMB for double room / 16000 RMB to 16400 RMB for single room / 8300 RMB to 12300 RMB for studio.

The miscellaneous fees include:

  • Application fee – 500 RMB
  • Service fee – 50 USD
  • Living expenses – 2000 RMB to 2500 RMB, per month.

University Ranking

Talking about Xian Jiaotong University ranking in China, the current reports say the university is ranked at number 10 in the mainland of China. The same university is ranked at number 265 around the whole world. The reports are of the year 2019 and are therefore the latest ones as well. The university is approved and permitted by Medical Council of India to teach MBBS program to Indian students in China.

Xian Jiaotong University Hostel

Finally, coming to the part of Xian Jiaotong University hostel facilities, the university offers international students with an on-campus hostel as well as dormitory buildings. Such dormitory buildings act as a hotel for the respective students. Students have the choice to choose between lower costing double rooms or higher costing single rooms. All of the hostel rooms are provided with good living conditions and also a very reasonable layout as well. The students get access to basic amenities such as bathrooms, showers, kitchens, bedrooms and the likes. Furthermore, the students also get access to ‘improvement of life’ features such as air-conditioners, TVs, heating systems, desks for studying, wardrobes, chairs and also internet access across the whole campus. Each kitchen is fitted with an electric stove & a washing machine for the laundry.