Undoubtedly, China is one place you will like to visit. It is a special country and it is filled with lots of friendly people. The spate of racial tendencies are not as pronounced in China as it occurs in several other countries. So many Nigerians that travel to Asia prefer to visit China in place of other Asian countries. There is undoubtedly a very strong social and economic ties between Nigeria and China and this is one of the factors that make China a second home to many Nigerians. The China Embassy in Nigeria provides you with all your Visa needs.
Nigerians are prospering in the various businesses they engage in while living in China and you too can decide to travel down there and make China your second home or visit the country as tourist. You can also go there for studies in any of the institutions of learning in China.
Australia is also a great place to study. See Australian embassy in Nigeria for details on visa applications.
China Embassy Locations
China Embassy in Abuja Office
Ambassador: Xu Jianguo (Mr.) Address: Plot 302-303 A.O. Central Area, Abuja, Nigeria
Tel: +234-9-4618661, 4618662, 4618664
Note that the Abuja office is a Consular district for these states: Abuja, Plateau, Sokoto, Yobe, Kaduna, Kano, Katsina, Kebbi, Kwara, Niger,Zamfara, Adamawa, Bauchi, Borno, Gombe, Jigawa
China Embassy in Lagos : Consul General: Yuan Wenjin (Mr.)
Address: Plot 161A, Idejo Street, Victoria Island, Lagos (P.O.70510) Tel: +234-1-2715350, 2715352
Office Hours: 09:00-16:00 Monday-Friday 09:00-12:30 Monday, Wednesday, Friday (Consular Service)
Note that the Lagos office is a Consular district for these states: Abia, Akwa Ibom, Anambra, Bayelsa, Benue, Cross River, Delta, Ebonyi, Edo, Ekiti, Enugu, Imo, Kogi, Lagos, Nasarawa, Ogun, Ondo, Osun, Oyo, Rivers, Taraba
China Embassy in Nigeria Visa Requirements
A visa is the first and most important form of document you will need to enter into China as a Nigerian. There are various types of visas you will need to enter China and the one you go for is determined by the purpose of visiting China. There is the study visa, tourist visa, business visa and transit visa. You need to first determine why you are going to China and this can help in selecting the right kind of visa to go for.
When visiting the China embassy for your visa, you need to go along with all the documents needed for visa application and you are required to appear at the Chinese embassy closest to you in person. You equally must note that China is not offering full term visa to people as at the present. This may be due to the population situation that is presently prevailing in China.
When visiting the Chinese embassy for visa interview, make sure that all the documents you take along with you are original. Make sure also that these documents are not fake. While filling the visa application form, make sure that the information you make available on the application form is true. You will be found out if you ever attempt to provide any untrue information when you are filling the form.
Things you must include:
- Make a list of all the documents you are submitting for the visa application and include it with the other documents being provided.
- Letter from the person you are visiting in China, either for business or tourism or study.
- Your passport photograph preferably having white background
- Your bank account statement too must be included and it should contain 6 months recent data.
- Ticket of hotel booking
- Return ticket to Nigeria after your stay in China
- Your ID card
- Your properly filled visa application form.
- Notification form for visa sent to you by the Chinese embassy
- Admission letter by the school provided you are only going to China to study as a student.
- Evidence of physical and medical examination in case you are going to be staying in China for any time period extending beyond 12 months.