Bank & Postal Service
In China, only Renminbi is in circulation. The unit of Renminbi is Yuan, and the fractional money is Jiao and Fen. The abbreviation of Renminbi is RMB.
There are six common currencies: 100 yuan, 50 yuan, 20 yuan, 10 yuan, 5 yuan and 1 yuan and 1 jiao.
Notice: The fifth new edition RMB of China was published formally on November 12th, 2015.
The foreign currencies, such as Pound, Hongkong dollar, U. S. dollar, Euro, Yen, Canadian dollar and Australian dollar can all be changed into RMB.
There are seven kinds of Credit Card of foreign currency that can be exchanged at the designated Exchange Counter. There are as follows.
Dinner’s Club Card
On campus, there are ATM Machine of some banks, such as Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, Bank of Communications and Agricultural Bank of China. There are Bank of China, Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, Bank of Communications, China Construction Bank, and Agricultural Bank of China near the university, where you can deposit money, withdraw money and open an account. Please take your passport when you open an account. Bank of China and Bank of Communications can exchange foreign currency. Please show your passport when exchanging money. You can consult the bank on specific questions.
Bank Customer Service Tel Website
Bank of China 95566 http://www.bank-of-china.com/
Industrial and Commercial Bank of China 95588 http://www.icbc.com.cn/
China Construction Bank 95533 http://www.ccb.com.cn/
Agricultural Bank of China 95599 http://www.abchina.com/
Bank of Communications 95559 http://www.bankcomm.com
Postal Service and Express Service
China Post has its business point in SISU (telephone number: 023-61973625), and you can handle different kinds of postal services.
If you hope to hear from others, you must tell them the accurate address.
The Chinese address of our university is:
中国重庆市沙坪坝区壮志路33号四川外国语大学 Postcode: 400031
The English address is:
Sichuan International Studies University,
Lieshimu, Shapingba District,
Chongqing, 400031 P. R. China
Many express companies, such as SF Express, STO Express, ZTO Express, BEST Express, YTO Express, YUNDA Express, TTK Express, all have business point in SISU, where you can handle different kinds of express in-and-out services in China. There are two express comprehensive business points in our university, located at a place across the school infirmary under the mountain and at a place beside the school canteen up the mountain. Most of the studying and life place of foreign students is on East Campus under the mountain. So, if you want to send something by express, go to the Express Department across the school infirmary directly.
The address of Express Department under the mountain is:
Sichuan International Studies University, Shapingba District, Chongqing (east campus)
The address of Express Department up the mountain is:
Sichuan International Studies University, Shapingba District, Chongqing (west campus)
Notice: The telephone number and name need checking when receiving or sending express, so we suggest using your name and telephone number of the passport.
Contact information of express companies
Service Tel of SF Express: 95338 Website: http://www.sf-express.com
Service Tel of STO Express: 95543 Website: http://www.sto.cn
Service Tel of ZTO Express: 95331 Website: http://www.zto.cn
Service Tel of BEST Express: 4009565656 Website: http://www.htky365.com
Service Tel of YTO Express: 95554 Website: http://www.yto.net.cn
Service Tel of YUNDA Express: 95546 Website: http://www.yundaex.com
Service Tel of TTK Express: 4001888888 Website: http://www.ttkdex.com
Service Tel of EMS: 11183 Website: http://www.ems.com.cn