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1. Q: What kind of school is Soochow University?

A: Soochow University is located in Suzhou, a famous historical and cultural city known as "paradise on earth". It is a national "double first-class" construction university and the first batch of universities listed in the "211 Project" and "2011 plan". It is a University jointly built by the Ministry of Education and Jiangsu Province, the national defense science and Industry Bureau, and Jiangsu Province. It is also a key comprehensive university of Jiangsu Province.

 

2. Q: What is the school code of Soochow University?

A: 10285

 

3. Q: How many campuses does Soochow University have?

A:  Soochow University has four campuses: the Tianyi Huang campus, the Dushuhu campus, the Yangchenghu campus, and the future campus.

 

4.Q: what is the area of Soochow University?

A:  Soochow University covers an area of 4586 mu, with a construction area of more than 1.59 million square meters.

 

5. How about the Faculty of Soochow University?

A: There are 5768 faculty members and 3358 full-time teachers, including one Nobel Prize winner, eight academicians of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the Chinese Academy of Sciences, eight academicians from developed countries, 30 winners of the national fund for Distinguished Youth, 39 winners of the national fund for Distinguished Youth, one outstanding talent of the "ten thousand talents plan" and 13 leading talents of scientific and technological innovation of the "ten thousand talents plan", There are more than 280 national level talents, including 4 top-notch young talents under the "ten thousand talents plan" and 14 national-level candidates under the "ten million talents project". A strong, reasonably structured, and dynamic talent team has been formed.

 

6. Q: About Internet services, how to recharge the gateway account?

A: Web page recharge: on the gateway login page, click "account recharge" and log in to recharge.

Fund transfer: the transfer within the school is now handled online.

Hello Suda app recharge: open Hello Suda app and login → click "gateway query" → click "account recharge".

 

7. Q: How to open time and monthly payment?

A: for a detailed process, please click the following link:

https://its.suda.edu.cn/4f/6f/c2323a413551/page.htm

 

8.Q: What should ordinary advanced students and exchange students do when they choose courses in Colleges and departments?

A: After registration, international students should go through the registration and course selection procedures with their certificates; Foreign students should take no less than 6 class hours a week, and the total number of elective courses in each semester should not exceed 18 class hours.

 

9. Q: Do you need to go to the international students' office to ask for leave after the international students ask for leave?

A: International students should choose courses according to the teaching management regulations. If they can't attend classes normally due to personal reasons, they should apply for leave from their relevant departments. Within one week, it shall be approved by the leader in charge of the Department; More than one week shall be approved by the international cooperation and exchange department and relevant administrative departments.

 

10.Q: There are many scholarships that international students can apply for now. Can you explain in detail what scholarships they have?

A: At present, the scholarships that international students can apply for include Chinese government scholarships, Confucius Institute scholarships, Jiangsu provincial government scholarships, foreign student scholarships of Suzhou University, etc.

 

11. Q: How to switch the 360 browser mode?

A: (1) In the computer, open the 360 browsers. In the browser, open the web page you need to browse

(2) Then click the E Icon on the right side of the browser address (thee icon is the compatibility mode)

(3) Then there will be options to switch and select. Because the author is in compatibility mode, click "speed mode" to switch

(4) Wait a moment, you can switch to the speed mode. In the speed mode, the lightning icon will appear on the right side of the address bar

 

12. Q: Alipay recharge Su Datong, recharge after the money did not reach the card how to do it?

A: Please confirm the user who has been recharged first (there has been a case where you wanted to recharge a, but recharged B, and then check Su Datong of a, who has no money in the account and thinks that the recharge is wrong); Once again, please confirm that you have swiped your card on the canteen card machine to get the recharge amount (water control and supermarket card machines do not have this function); If these two situations have been confirmed and the money has not arrived at the card, you can call (6580000) or go to the Information Center for on-site processing.

 

13. Q: Do international students with x2 visas need to apply for a residence permit?

A: Students with x2 visas do not need to apply for residence permits. International students holding X1 visas must apply for residence permits within 30 days from the date of entry. If it is overdue, the Public Security Bureau will impose a penalty of 500 RMB per day.

 

14. Q: What materials do international students need to provide when they apply for residence permits for the first time?

A: The first time you apply for a residence permit, you must meet the applicant in person and provide the following information:

(1) My valid passport and copy

(2) Place: international travel health care center, 738 Changjiang Road

(3) Temporary accommodation registration form

(4) Fill in the application form for a foreigner's visa residence permit and paste a recent half-length photo (3.0 * 4.0cm)

(5) Admission notice and an official letter issued by the University (handled by the international student office).

 

15. Q: What should international students do to extend or change their visas?

A: International students with short-term x2 visas can stay in China for the period specified in the visa and study in China without changing their residence permit. If you apply for a one-semester extension before the expiration of the X2 visa, if the college approves, you can help them apply for an extension of x2 once, and the extension time shall not exceed the original visa time limit. Students with residence permits can apply for further study before their visa expires. After approval, the school will provide information to help them apply for a residence permit for the new semester. To change the residence permit, the first step is to apply for a JW202 form, temporary residence registration form, and verification certificate of medical examination record of overseas personnel. International students are required to continue to study at Su University before the expiration of their visa or residence permit, and they should apply for an extension before the expiration of their visa or residence permit.

 

16.Q: What should I do if I lose my passport?

A: If you find and confirm that you have lost your passport, you must deal with it immediately according to the following procedures.

(1) The overseas students should report the loss to the local police station with valid certificates and get the loss report certificate;

(2) The international student office receives the relevant certification letter;

(3) Go to the exit Entry Administration Office of the Municipal Public Security Bureau to issue the passport loss report certificate with the passport loss report certificate issued by the police station, the temporary residence registration form and the certification letter issued by the international student office;

(4) Apply for a new passport at your embassy in China with your passport loss certificate;

(5) After obtaining a new passport, international students must apply to the international students' office immediately after obtaining the passport, and then go to the exit Entry Administration Office of the Municipal Public Security Bureau to go through the visa or residence certificate replacement procedures, and timely handle the update of accommodation registration.

 

17. Q: Which majors of Soochow University are more suitable for international students to study in China?

A: The most suitable majors for international students are: College of Arts: Chinese language and literature;

Soochow Business School: international economy and trade;

Department of Medicine (6 years): clinical medicine.

 

18.  Q: What are the application requirements and the required application materials for the academic program of international students from Soochow University in China?

A: Application conditions and required application materials:

Student category

Application conditions

Basic materials required

  

Undergraduate

  

A non-Chinese citizen who is in good health has an educational background equivalent to Chinese high school graduation or above and holds a valid foreign passport

photocopy of passport

Original and notarized copy of high school graduation certificate

Original and notarized copy of high school academic transcripts

New HSK Level 4 certificate with 180 points or more

  

  

  

Postgraduate

  

  

A non-Chinese citizen who is in good health has a bachelor’s degree equivalent to a Chinese university and holds a valid foreign passport

photocopy of passport

Original and notarized copy of university degree certificate

Original and notarized copy of university undergraduate study transcript

Recommendation letters from two associate professors or professors

Personal study plan

New HSK Level 5 certificate with a score of 180 or more or English proficiency certificate

Award certificates and other supporting materials

  

  

  

Ph.D. student

  

  

A non-Chinese citizen who is in good health has a postgraduate degree equivalent to a Chinese university and holds a valid foreign passport

photocopy of passport

Original and notarized copy of master's degree certificate

Original and notarized copy of the master's study transcript

Recommendation letters from two associate professors or professors

Personal study plan

New HSK Level 5 certificate with a score of 180 or more or English proficiency certificate

Other supporting materials such as scientific research papers, award certificates, etc.

 

 

19.  Q: How much is the registration fee for the Soochow University International Student Program in China?

A: Registration fee: 650 yuan for academic degree students and 500 yuan for advanced students.

 

20.  Q: How about the accommodation fees for international students from Soochow University?

A: Basic facilities and charges of the dormitory for international students:

Building

Basic room facilities

School year fees (per person)

Holiday expenses (per person/month)

Overseas Building No. 1 (Double)

Two beds, two wardrobes, two sets of bookshelves, tables and chairs, TV cabinets, air conditioners, water heaters, small refrigerators, electric kettles, separate toilets (washbasins, flush toilets, showers)

8000 yuan (800 yuan/month)

500 yuan

Overseas Building No. 2 (Double)

Two beds, two wardrobes, two sets of bookshelves, tables and chairs, TV cabinets, air conditioners, water heaters, small refrigerators, electric kettles, separate toilets (washbasins, flush toilets, showers)

8000 yuan (800 yuan/month)

500 yuan

Overseas Building 3

Single room: one bed, one wardrobe, a set of bookshelf tables and chairs, TV cabinet, air conditioner, water heater, small refrigerator, electric kettle, separate toilet (washbasin, flush toilet, shower)

14000 yuan (1400 yuan/month)

1000 RMB

双人间: Two beds, two wardrobes, two sets of bookshelves, tables and chairs, TV cabinets, air conditioners, water heaters, small refrigerators, electric kettles, separate toilets (washbasins, flush toilets, showers)

8000 yuan (800 yuan/month)

500 yuan

East Building 19

(Double)

Two beds, two bedside tables, two wardrobes, two sets of bookshelf tables and chairs, air conditioning, small refrigerator, electric kettle, separate toilet (washbasin, flush toilet, shower)

9000 yuan (900 yuan/month)

 

Houzhuang Dormitory

(Two bedrooms, one living room, and one bathroom)

Two bunk beds in each room, air conditioning, 8 desks and chairs in the living room, bathroom (sink, shower, two squat pits)

4000 yuan

 

Dushu Lake Building 203 (Double)

Two sets of combined furniture, two cabinets, air conditioners, water heaters, separate toilets (washbasins, squats, showers)

6000 yuan

 

Dushu Lake Building 801 (1.2.4 Floor)

Two beds, two bedside tables, cabinets, two tables, air conditioners, water heaters, separate toilets (washbasins, flush toilets, bathtubs)

8000 yuan

 

Dushu Lake Building 801 (3.5 Floor)

Two beds, two bedside tables, cabinets, two sets of desks and chairs, air conditioner, water heater, small refrigerator, microwave oven, electric kettle, separate toilet (washbasin, flush toilet, shower)

10,000 Yuan

 

 

21. Q: What materials do students from Soochow University need to bring to China?

A: The list of documents to be carried by international students in China is as follows:

A valid passport and visa

Admission notice (original)

Visa application form for foreign students studying in China (JW201 / JW202) (original)

Tuition fee (if self-paying)

2-inch photos on a white background (6 photos)

The results or reports of physical examination and blood test (English original) (if any, please provide)

 

The following personal documents are required for international students with academic education:

No criminal record

Notarized copies of transcripts

Notarized copy of graduation certificate

Original HSK Certificate (please bring it if necessary)

 

22. Q: How do international students get to Soochow University?

A: (1) Train arrival: you can take Metro Line 2 to Guangji South Road at Suzhou railway station or Suzhou North station, transfer to line 1 to Jiangmen station, exit 1 and walk 100 meters to the campus of Suzhou University. After 700 meters into the gate, you can find the international cooperation and exchange office building Yiyuan building on the right side of the road. You can also choose to take a taxi to school, about 25 yuan at the railway station and 50 yuan at the north railway station.

(2) Airport arrival: usually international flights will arrive at Shanghai Hongqiao and Pudong airports. When you arrive at Hongqiao Airport, you can take the high-speed railway (starting with G) to Suzhou railway station, and then take a taxi or subway; When you arrive at Pudong Airport, you can take the airport bus and get off at Suzhou terminal. The ticket price is 84 yuan. You can also choose a taxi or pick-up service, about 600 yuan.

 

 

23. Q: What is the accommodation process for overseas students from Soochow University to China?

A: The accommodation process in the school:

2 copies of the passport (passport page and visa page) shall be submitted when checking in

Purchase campus card for 20 yuan/card

Choose to buy school bedding by yourself: 400-500 yuan/set

Payment must be made with a Chinese bank card or foreign bank card with a union pay logo, and cash is not accepted; Cash settlement can be made on the day of registration.

The key shall be collected from the dormitory management room with the invoice of the accommodation fee, and the key deposit shall be 200 yuan. The deposit can be returned by deposit slip when returning home. The deposit form must be properly kept. If there is any loss, the deposit will not be returned. The internet account and password are collected in the dormitory management room.

 

24. Q: Do Soochow University students need to buy insurance?

A: According to the national regulations, all students who study in China must buy corresponding insurance. It is suggested that students buy 300 yuan/semester and 600 yuan/year of personal accident medical insurance. Students at their own expense must purchase insurance. Please send copies of passports and related expenses to the international student's department or relevant office in the first week of the new term. Students who have obtained full scholarships shall be purchased by the scholarship granting institution.

 

25. Q: What is the contact information of Soochow University?

A: Address: international student section, international cooperation, and exchange office, Soochow University, No. 333, East Ganjiang Road, Suzhou, Jiangsu Province, China (415, Yiyuan building)

Postcode: 215006

Tel: 86-0512-67165752

Email: studyinsuda@suda.edu.cn

 

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