Higher Education in China
Soochow Medical University
One of the oldest medical schools in China. founded in 1912 . The college is well known with three national key disciplines: radiology,haematology and orthopaedics.
Suzhou alternately romanized as Soochow, is a major city located in southeastern Jiangsu Province of East China, about 100 km northwest of Shanghai.
It is a major economic center and focal point of trade and commerce, and the second largest city in the province. The city is situated on the lower reaches of the Yangtze River and the shores of Lake Tai.
The city’s canals, stone bridges, pagodas, and meticulously designed gardens have contributed to its status as one of the top tourist attractions in China. The Classical Gardens of Suzhou were added to the list of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Suzhou is often dubbed the “Venice of the East”. Suzhou Taihu National Tourism and Vacation Zone is in the western part of Suzhou, 15 km from the city center.
The Suzhou Industrial Park (SIP) is the largest cooperative project between the Chinese and Singaporean governments. SIP is home to the Science and Education Innovation District, an area of universities and higher education institutions, including Soochow University.