Housing and Dining

International Accommodation is conveniently located beside English Tearoom and Canteen. These recently renovated apartments have been installed with essential furniture and equipment, and each room comes with its own separate washbasin, shower and lavatory. Internet connection is available and inexpensive. International House provides accommodation for students from overseas in a safe, clean and comfortable environment.

International Students are able to select from single-occupancy, shared 2-bed, shared 3-bed and shared 4-bed apartments.

Accommodation Fees (Price / Academic Year)

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Single Occupancy: RMB30, 000 per Academic Year

(Limited Availability)

Shared 2-Bed Room: 15, 000RMB per Academic Year

Shared 3-Bed Room: 9, 500RMB per Academic Year

*Not including utilities

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Single Occupancy: RMB36, 000 per Academic Year

Shared 2-Bed Room: RMB 18, 000 per Academic Year

Shared 3-Bed Room: RMB 12, 500 per Academic Year

Shared 4-Bed Room: RMB 8, 800 per Academic Year

*Not including utilities

Please note that you will need to bring your own personal items, including linens, bedding etc.

Important Notice:

1. All international students will be expected to pay their Accommodation Fees on Check-In Day, either in cash (RMB only) or by Union Card (VISA & Mastercard not accepted).
2. Due to limited room availability on campus, we can not guarantee that you will be allocated your chosen room type.
3. Internet access in the dormitories is turned off between 23:00 to 06:00 daily. Students are not permitted to leave their dormitories during this time.
4. The residence fee is non-refundable once contract is signed and fees paid.
5. Residence in dormitories is not permitted during vacations.


All students are welcome to dine at the Dining Room located beside the athletics track at the south end of the campus. The Dining Room is conveniently only 3 minutes walking distance from the International Student Apartments. Meals are simple, Chinese style, and very affordable, and you will see students and staff from all over the world eat together here.

Service & communal facilities

Off-Campus dining is extremely convenient and full of variety that will cater to all tastes and budgets. Shanghai, being one of the most cosmopolitan cities in Asia provides international cuisine that rivals any major city in the world. But if you are content to opt for the local noodle stand you can be well-satisfied for just a few RMB.