VISAS INFORMATION

Please note that we are not able to arrange visa application for participants and cannot be held for responsible in case of visa denial. We advise all participants to check with the nearest host country embassy whether or not a visa is needed. If you are likely to need a visa, we recommend that you make your application as soon as possible. To help you, once your registration is validated, we can issue a letter which confirms that you have registered to participate in the conference. If you need a letter, please email spa@ustc.edu.cn for assistance.

 

Chinese visa is a permit issued to a foreigner by the Chinese visa authorities for entry into, exit from or transit through the Chinese territory. The Chinese visa authorities may issue a diplomatic, courtesy, service or ordinary visa to a foreigner according to his identity, purpose of visit to China and passport type.

 

The overseas Chinese visa authorities are Chinese embassies, consulates, visa offices, the consular department of the Office of the Commissioner of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in HKSAR, and other agencies abroad authorized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China. If a foreigner intends to enter into, exit from or transit through the Chinese territory, he shall apply to the above-mentioned Chinese visa authorities for a Chinese visa. For further information, please consult the nearest Chinese visa authorities.