Central South University is also located in this city. The Hunan Medical University has a territory of overall over 2,750,000 m square.
Ranking: as of 2022, Hunan University of Chinese Medicine ranked the best in Hunan and 32nd nationwide among Chinese Medical Universities including in the ranking.
The university consists of 3 campuses: the old campus (north campus), the new campus (Hanpu campus), and seven affiliated clinical hospitals.
The university consists of 5 nursing schools.