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Dali university

Province : Yunnan-Dali                                University Ranking : 3216

About University

Dali University

Dali University is a provincial full-time comprehensive university accepted by the Chinese Ministry of Education. It is situated in the famous tourist city Dali, Yunnan province, which was the capital of Nanzhao Country over 1,000 years ago. The University has 2 campuses, one is an ancient city and the other is water lily. It covers an area of 2,500 mu or about 410 acres. And it covers 10 academic disciplines, as well as education, philosophy, literature, science, engineering, management, economics, law, medicine, agriculture and art. 

The University has 1 college, 16 schools, 8 research institutes, 49 undergraduate degree programs, 28 master’s degree programs and more than 17,000 regular students. The university is situated in the foothills of the Cang Mountains, overlooking Erhai Lake and the city of Dali. The landscape of the University is beautiful and this is an advantage to attract for an international students.

Dali University specializes in research and teaching. It employs 971 regular teacher, 122 professors, 287 associate professors. It has completed a lot of international research and protection projects, national and provincial level research projects. The 2 most important projects are the Control and Management of Polluted Water Bodies and the Prevention and Control of AIDS and Viral Hepatitis. In 2013, the University has 71 China invention patents, published 115 Monographs and teaching materials and over 2000 papers that included 146 in SCI and EI.

Dali University is an international university that enjoys a high reputation in Southeast Asia and throughout South Asia.  in the year of 2013, it has more than 5000 international students graduated from Dali University. They were from 42 countries and regions, as well as Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Nepal, India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, USA and South Korea.

Today, there are about 759 regular overseas students. Dali University has established many exchange and cooperation projects and academic research working with more than 40 foreign universities. As of 2012, according to the Chinese Ministry of Education(MOE), Dali University ranked the most foreign bachelor’s degree students in Yunnan Province. 

University's Program Types





Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ),

What is the world ranking of this University?

The Country rank of this University is 528 and the world rank is 3216.

Does Chinese universities provide programs in English?

YES, Chinese Universities provide programs in English. International Students can pursue their degrees in English taught in Chinese Universities.

Do I need to take an IELTS or TOEFL exam before applying in this University?

No, Students don’t need the IELTS or TOEFL certification for getting admitted to this University but for applying Chinese Government Scholarship (CSC) sometimes students are asked for the IELTS certificate.

What Documents do I need to apply for this University?

The primary documents a student need for applying this University are Notary stamped scan copies of the last Academic degree certificate and testimonial, Passport, Police Clearance Certificate and Medical Certificate.

When my offer letter come after applying this University?

 Usually, It takes 4 to 8 weeks to come to an offer letter from any Chinese Universities after applying.

University's other Information


Admission is going on for March & September Intake. Interested students are invited to apply. Both semesters are open for Diploma, Bachelor, Post-Graduates, and Doctoral program.

To get admission information or any kind of queries, please contact:

China: +8613632437050 (Whatsapp/Wechat/Viber/IMO)


Scholarships 30%
Result Status 80%
Foreign Students 45%
Positive Reviews 80%
University Ranking 85%

All Programs

Undergraduate Programs in English at Dali University, China

Program Degree Teaching Medium Duration Tuition fee(RMB) Entrance Time
Nursing Bachelor English 4 Years 23000.00 / Year September
Herbal Science Bachelor English 4 Years 23000.00 / Year September
Pharmaceutical Science Bachelor English 4 Years 23000.00 / Year September
Hygienic Examination Bachelor English 4 Years 23000.00 / Year September
Preventive Medicine Bachelor English 4 Years 23000.00 / Year September
Medical Examination Bachelor English 4 Years 23000.00 / Year September
Medical Imaging Studies Bachelor English 4 Years 23000.00 / Year September
MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery/ Clinical Medicine ) Bachelor Bilingual 6 Years 23000.00 / Year September

Postgraduate Programs in English at Dali University, China

Program Degree Teaching Medium Duration Tuition fee(RMB) Entrance Time
Epidemiology and Bio statistics Master English 3 Years 28000.00 / Year September
Forensic Medicine Master English 3 Years 28000.00 / Year September
Pathology and Patho-physiology Master English 3 Years 28000.00 / Year September
Pathogenic Biology Master English 3 Years 28000.00 / Year September
Immunology Master English 3 Years 28000.00 / Year September
Human Anatomy and Embryology Master English 3 Years 28000.00 / Year September
General Practice Master English 3 Years 28000.00 / Year September
Otolaryngology (ENT) Master English 3 Years 28000.00 / Year September
Ophthalmology Master English 3 Years 28000.00 / Year September
Obstetrics and Gynecology Master English 3 Years 28000.00 / Year September
Surgery  Master English 3 Years 28000.00 / Year September
Clinical Laboratory Diagnostics Master English 3 Years 28000.00 / Year September
Medical Imaging and Nuclear Medicine Master English 3 Years 28000.00 / Year September
Neurology Master English 3 Years 28000.00 / Year September
Pediatrics Master English 3 Years 28000.00 / Year September
Clinical Medicine Master English 3 Years 28000.00 / Year September

Fees Details

Expenses in Dali University

1. Tuition Fee:

  • Bachelor Degree: 23,000 RMB
  • Master Degree: 28,000 RMB

2. Service Fee: 50 USD

3. Dormitory Fee:

  • Single Room: 1,200 RMB/ month
  • Double Room: 800 RMB/ month

4. Food Cost: 100 USD

After you are admitted, we will inform you via email for your confirmation of acceptance. Afterward, we will issue the admission letter, JW201/202 Form for visa application. If you wish to live on campus, please complete the Housing Application form.

Prepare Your Departure:

Before your departure, be sure to take the following materials:

(1) The Admission Letter

(2) Passport (valid for at least 6 months).

(3) JW201/202 Form

(4) Official Foreigner Physical Examination Form and your blood test report.

Be aware that the orientation is mandatory for freshman students.

Admission Procedure

Apply for a course in a Chinese University is very easy.  Students just have to follow some steps to apply for their favorite course. In order to help students complete their online application, International students are recommended to follow the following simple instructions. International applicants must provide the following documents to apply:

1.  Application Form fills in Chinese or in English.

2. Passport & Passport Size Photo (Scan copy of the applicant’s )

3. Transcripts & Certificates  (Must be Notarized Copy )

For Bachelor Degree applicants, they need to only provide high school transcripts and certificates. And for Master Degree applicants, they need to  show their undergraduate transcripts and certificates.  Applicants for Doctorate Degree have to provide their both (undergraduate and graduate) transcripts and certificates. 

Note: All the applicants degree (Bachelor, Masters and Doctorate) transcripts and certificates should be notarized and language should be in Chinese or English version.

4. English Proficiency Certificate

In China, some universities does not asked IELTS but if you study in Chinese Taught for CSC scholarship, English Proficiency Certificate need to have ready. If you have IELTS already then you are lucky to study in China without delay.

5.  CV/Resume

Applicants must have to make their CV if you want to study abroad in your desired country. In your Resume or CV, there have to be your academic qualifications with results, personal details (name, date of birth, marital status, national Id or school Id, physical address, contact no, nationality, language, etc), reference from your institution’s faculty (his/her name, address and designation), personal achievement, etc. To know how to make a standard CV please click here the sample of The Resume.

6. Study Plan or Research Proposal

Applicants for graduate studies need a study plan or research proposal in Chinese or in English (no less than 800 words). This document required only for Ms or PhD applicants.

7.  Recommendation Letter

Applicants for all graduate studies need two letters of recommendation from full professors or associate professors (in Chinese or English). Letters must be include professors’ phone number and email address. Here is the sample of Recommendation Letter

8. Published Academic Papers or Other Academic Achievements (if  applicable).

9. Foreign Physical Examination

Applicants are expected to keep the original copies filled in English. The medical examination must cover all the items listed in the Foreigner Physical Examination Form. Incomplete records or those without the signature of the attending physician, the official stamp of the hospital or a sealed photograph of the applicants are invalid. Medical examination results will be valid for 6 months. All applicants are kindly requested to take this factor into consideration as they plan to take the medical examination. Click here to collect Foreigner Physical Examination Form

10. Bank Statement 

Bank statements must show to any foreign country for the purpose of a visitor or a business or an immigrants. For the study purpose in foreign countries also need to show bank statement. So dear applicants, you will need to have ready your all documents. Sponsorship can be your parents or anyone whom are your blood related.

11. Police Verification (No Criminal Record)

This is also need to have ready for the study purpose. It is important because foreign country does not allow criminal record. A Police Clearance Certificate is an official document approved  by the police or government agencies in order to prove that the applicant has no criminal offense against him/her like arrest, conviction. For this you need to provide your Police Clearance Certificate. A Police Certificate is also known as good citizen certificate. See the sample of  Police clearance Certificate.

Please send us all these documents at admission@digiedupro.com. 

Dear applicants, If you have more queries please don’t hesitate to knock our consultants . Here is our  Consultant’s contact number : +8613632437050/ +8618852867225.  

Scholarship Information

Dali University provides scholarships as following for foreign students: 

1) Yunnan Provincial Government Scholarship

2) Dali University Scholarship

 1. Yunnan Provincial Government Scholarship

Yunnan Province sets Government Scholarship as education encouragement for all the outstanding students including international students. It aims at enhancing the school international education development . 

 2. Dali University Scholarship 

In order to create a competitive academic environment among the foreign students, to encourage them to study hard and make effort for development in many ways, Dali University has set up scholarship as prize  for top students who have excellent performance at school.  

 The Basic Qualifications for the Applicants:

  • Follow Chinese Law and school regulations.
  • Positive attitude in study, excellent attendance, great achievements. 
  • Good performance in minor course examinations.
  • Polite behavior, kindness to all teachers and classmates.
  • Take an active part in social activities organized by Dali University.

Why choose us?

Dali University is a comprehensive university run by the state Yunnan provincial government. The university has 3 campuses such as South Renmin Road Campus, Hehua campus and the Ancient Town Campus. The 3 campuses are all located in the city of Dali covering a total area of 300000 sq. meters. 

The beautiful and serene vicinity provide an ideal sowing ground for the pursuit of educational excellence. In addition, the scenery of Dali is taken into account to be 2nd to none in China. The classrooms are state of the art and are equipped with a modern library. Dali University has encouraged over the past decades and large numbers of qualified graduates for hospitals, Medical and Health organizations and schools of various types in Yunnan province. 

In the last couple of years, wide locomote communication and cooperation are created between the university and the people of America, Australia and South East Asian countries. There are more than 240 students from foreign countries in Dali University. Dali University has more than 1500 faculty members and 700 professors. There are 15 colleges including that of clinical medicine. 

Dali University attaches great importance to Scientific Research & Development and has undertaken 171 scientific research programs, as well as 9 national and Provincial Natural Science Fund programs and 21 programs winning the provincial science award. The scientific research pool has compiled 116 textbooks and printed over 3000 papers both at home and abroad. Additionally, there are 5 scientific research institutions and connected hospital and medicine research institute.