This Law is formulated with a view to safeguarding the sovereignty of the People's Republic of China, maintaining its security and public order and facilitating international exchange.
A health examination is required for students holding an X Visa for those studying in China for more than 6 months.
Students studying in China for less than 6 months require an F visa while students studying in China for more than 6 months require an X visa, as well as a physical examination.
The HSK (Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi) or the Chinese Proficiency Test, is the national standardized test designed and developed by the HSK Center to assess the Chinese language proficiency of non-native speakers.
The expense for self-financed international students in Beijing is relatively low compared to that of other countries. The total expense, including tuition, room and board ranges from US$4,000 to US$15, 000 a year depending on your area of study and your lifestyle.