Dali University was established in October 2001, as a result of the amalgamation of four colleges on the approval of China’s Ministry of Education. Dali university has 16 colleges, offering 53 bachelor and 28 master degree programs in the liberal arts, science, medical science, engineering, education, economics, agriculture, law, management and art.
Dali University covers an area of 2,500 mu (about 410 acres) located in China’s historical and cultural city Dali (Ancient Town). It has two campuses, one is at Gucheng (Ancient City campus) and the other one is at Xiaguan (Water Lily Campus). The Ancient City campus is located in the foothills of the Cangshan mountains, overlooking the Erhai Lake and the city of Dali. The Water Lily Campus is located in downtown.
According to the Latest Rules of MOE China ( Ministry of Education China, Hunan Province PR China ) in June 2014 Every Student of MBBS (Clinical Medicine) must Clear HSK Level 4 at the end of 1st year. After passing HSK ( Chinese Proficiency Test ) Student will continue study as MBBS Student. This 1 year duration of HSK test is included in MBBS duration.