You can come to China with 2 kinds of Visa: a (working) Z Visa or a (visiting) F Visa.
F Visa Application Process- less than 3 months
Z Visa Application Process - 1 year or more
Foreign teachers and scholars who intend staying in China for at least one year should apply for a Z visa (working visa) 3 months or more before assumption of the job.
Documents Required for Application
l Copy of your valid passport
l Complete and detailed CV
l Copy of your highest degree certificate
l Copy of your signed contract
l Copy of applicant's health examination report.
l Marriage certificate if your husband/wife comes with you, and
copy of his/her valid passport
l Under 65 years old
l 2 years of teaching\research experience
l Within one month of arriving in China, you are required to apply for a Residence Permit. You may extend it one month before it expires.
Welcome to China University of Mining and Technology!
The staff of your faculty/department will assist you in obtaining your campus smart card and provide any assistance you may require in settling in.Please feel free to call them for advice or support.
For further assistance you may contact us, at the CUMT International Office.