Tourist Visa (Visa L)

Lingoinn learners are advised to obtain a Tourist Visa (L) for the homestay programme unless you come from one of the visa exempt countries below.

Max stay 90 days

  • Armenia
  • San Marino
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina

Max stay 60 days

  • Mauritius
  • Fiji
  • Tonga
  • Bahamas
  • Grenada
  • Serbia
  • Barbados
  • Qatar
  • Equador
  • Belarus
  • Seychelles
  • United Arab Emirates

Max stay 15 days

  • Brunei
  • Japan
  • Singapore

Visa Application Service Centre

You can make visa application at Visa Application Service Centre in 5 continents around the world. If you are a citizen of these countries, you are eligible for a multiple-entry long term Tourist Visa.

  • Argentina (10 years)
  • Russia (unchanged)
  • Brasil (5 years)
  • South Africa (5 years)
  • Canada (up to 9 years and 11 mounths)
  • United Kingdom (2,5 or 10 years)
  • Chile (unchanged)
  • United States (10 years)
  • Israel (up to 10 years)

Visa Requirements

Fingerprint submission

If you are aged between 14 and 70, you need to submit fingerprints at a China Visa Application Service Centre.


Your passport must have at least two blank visa pages and is valid for six months.

Application form

You must complete the application form with one passport photo.

Proof of travel arrangements

A copy of the flight confirmation, an invitation letter by our host teacher or other hotel booking confirmation are needed upon applying.

Copy of passport

A colour photocopy of your passport with information pages.

Declaration form

You must complete and signed the form.