Jiangsu University of Science and Technology

FAQ about Jiangsu University of Science and Technology, China

1. I really want to study at your University, but I can’t speak Chinese, can I be instructed in English?

Answer: The programs are fully English medium programs.

2. How is the living standard in Zhenjiang city? What about the canteen in the University?

Answer: The reference living cost for studying in Zhenjiang is around 100 USD per month for food. Various canteens at Jiangsu University of Science and Technology provide various dishes, special cuisines and delicious snacks with reasonable price.

3. How can I arrive in Zhenjiang city, the location of University?

Answer: Zhenjiang has no airport. International students can choose transform from Nanjing Lukou International Airport to Zhenjiang by taxi (around 1 hour and 30 minutes). If there is no direct flight to Nanjing, the recommended flight is transit from Hong Kong to Nanjing (around 2 hours and 40 minutes), or transit from Beijing to Nanjing (around 2 hours and 15 minutes), or transit from Guangzhou to Nanjing (around 2 hours and 25 minutes). International students can choose the travel route according to their location.

4. Can you send a vehicle to take us from the local airport to the University?

Answer: Jiangsu University of Science and Technology can provide Airport Pick-up to international students in group from the airport - Nanjing Lukou International Airport to the campus. It takes around one and a half hours from the airport to campus. But students should send detailed departure schedule to our university’s representative minimum 7 days in advance so that we can pick up without any delay. Airport Pick-up Service is only available on duty hours in Registration time.

5. How can I exchange some Chinese currency for my pocket money when I just arrived in China?

Answer: Students can exchange some Chinese currency in bank for shuttle/bus ticket fare and pocket money in big international airport when they arrive in China. And students can buy telephone card from business counter in the airport to give international call and domestic call if students need.

6. How are the transportation, telecom and internet in Zhenjiang City?

Answer: Zhenjiang is located between two major metropolises, Nanjing and Shanghai, and all road traffics connecting two cities pass the city. You can reach these 2 cities by High Speed Train. There are convenient public facilities for telecom and internet, you can buy telecom card to call in any time and there are lots of internet pubs for going on internet.

7. How is the climate in Zhenjiang City?

Answer: Zhenjiang is under influences of Asian monsoon and Yangtze River, and enjoys a subtropical climate and distinct seasons. People living in Zhenjiang can appreciate successive beauty of four seasons. The annual temperature of Zhenjiang is 15.4 °C (59.72°F).

8. How is China’s Engineering Education in the world?

Answer: China is a largest producer of engineering graduates in the world.

9. How is China’s Business and Management Education in the world?

Answer: China has become the second largest economy and this has influential role in the global economy.

10. Can a student open a Bank Account?

Answer: Yes, a student could open a bank account in his name to keep his surplus money safe. He could also use this account to have his family remit any additional money as required.

11. What is the voltage used in China?

Answer: The voltage here is 220 V. Converters and power strips may be purchased locally.

12. Useful public contact number in China:


Fire: 119

Police Station: 110

Time Report: 12117

Telephone Directory: 114

Telephone Repair: 112

Emergency Ambulance: 120

Earthquake Advisory Service: 2042691



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