▼ According to Chinese law and regulations, Foreigners with visa-free access cannot get any other valid visa within Mainland China. Please apply for an X1/X2/L visa before you come to China. ▲
Before the application
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You do need photos to apply for the visa. You also need photos to do many of your registration with your University and government agencies in China.
If you are a short-term student (Stay less than 6 months), you need to bring 1~3 photos to China. size is 2.5cmx3.5cm.
If you are a long-term student (Stay more than 6 months), you need to bring 9~15 photos to China. sizes are detailed below.
|passport size photo||5~10 copies（Following the University’s instruction)|
Medical test for visa
Chinese Embassies and Consulates in some countries such as Pakistan require a Medical report for visa applications. However, some countries like the USA do not need this report. Contact them to confirm.
Check where are you living now.
|If you are applying for Chinese visa in Countries /regions below, click here.||Other coutries like USA, click here|
|Canada||All others not listed|
|Congo (Democratic Republic of|
|Hong Kong SAR,China|
|Algeria (People’s Democratic Republic of|
|United Arab Emirates|