Life on campus is very convenient. Campus includes hospital, post office, bank, supermarket, barbershop and ATM nearby. The school dining hall provides different flavored foods, such as Chinese food, fast food, local-featured food, baked goods and Muslim food. The physical education facilities are also well-equipped; there are playgrounds for basketball, volleyball, tennis and football. In the school gymnasium, badminton, table tennis and fitness centers are available to use.
Accommodations provide you with internet access, colored TV, telephone, air conditioner, restroom, bathroom, shared kitchen, laundry facilities and sports room, etc.
Shanxi University’s regulations require that all international students must be medically insured throughout their entire planned period of study. Students are required to purchase the Comprehensive Insurance Plan of Foreign Students provided by Ping An Insurance Company on the day of registration, which has been recognized and recommended by the Chinese Ministry of Education. Students who do not have valid medical insurance are not allowed to register.
Students admitted to Shanxi University may apply for their visa at the Chinese Embassy/Consulate in their country with their Certificate of Admission and JW202 form. International students who will study in China for over 6 months are required to obtain ‘X’ Visa, which will only be valid for 30 days after their arrival in China. They must go to the International Students Office and apply for a Residence Permit within 30 days in order to obtain legal status in China.