Guilin Medical University Located in city of Guilin GLMU was upgraded and renamed as GuilinMedical School in 1958. Approved by the former State Education Committee in 1987, the school was upgraded to GuilinMedical College for undergraduates.
At present, the university has 9 full-time specialties of undergraduate level, including clinical medicine, medical laboratory, oral medicine, preventive medicine, nursing, biotechnology, pharmacy, pharmaceutical preparation, and marketing; Besides, it also provide students with 6 specialties in higher vocational educations covering medical imaging, clinical laboratory, nursing, pharmacy, medical marketing and medical biotechnology. specialties cover clinical medicine, pharmacy, nursing, clinical laboratory, stomatology, etc.
At present, the number of students of various kinds in our university has reached over 10,000. There are 504 professional teachers, of whom, 217 have high professional titles and 297 have Master’s degrees or above. In addition, there are 120 supervisors of postgraduates and 3 Ph.D. supervisors.
This university has 10 dependent colleges (faculties), including College of Basic Medicine, College of Clinical Medicine, College of Clinical Medicine of Nanxi Shanï¼the Second College of Clinical Medicine, the Third College of Clinical Medicine, College of Pharmacy, College of Biotechnology, College of Nursing, College of Continuing Education and College of International Education, together with 3 teaching departments including Department of Human Social Science, Department of Foreign Languages, and Department of Physical Education. Additionally, there is 1 directly-affiliated hospital, 4 non- directly-affiliated hospitalsï¼22 teaching hospitals and more than 100 teaching and practice units.
GLMU takes an active part in the international exchanges and cooperation, and it is one of the earlier institutions of higher learning being accredited by the former State Education Committee and the State Administration Bureau of Traditional Chinese Medicine to enroll international students and offer education of clinical medicine and traditional Chinese medicine to them. Currently, we have foreign students from USA, India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Vietnam and so on.
After more than seventy years of construction and development, the scale of the university has consistently been enhanced and elevated with each passing year. In turn, the university is getting stronger and at the same time, the teaching quality is being improved steadily. Furthermore, the university has been cultivating increasing numbers of practical medical talents. Over the recent three years, the proportion of undergraduate students taking up a medical-related occupations has been being retained over 93 %, making positive contributions to medical care and to the health service of Guangxi, the country and the world as well. Definitely, the fame and reputation of the university is being increased year after year. Therefore, the university is becoming more widely accepted by the society, and it gradually paves its own unique way to run a medical university at the accepted standards.
The following is the list of articles by scholars from Guilin Medical University that are published in OMICS International journals.